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London Jazz Band

From GBP 450
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Introduction

This band features:

Vocals, ukulele, keys, guitar, clarinet, sax, trumpet, bass

Kathleen (Vocals)

Kathleen studied classical singing at Trinity College of Music. As well as performing jazz, she is an opera singer and sings with a number of professional choirs.

Ed (Trumpet)

Ed trained at Leeds College of Music. He leads a number of big bands and gives masterclasses to upcoming musicians. He is also an accomplished arranger and composer. In 2012 Ed premiered his first ballet score ‘La Danza De Amore’ in Vienna, as part of the international Ballet Festival. Reviews described him a “An emerging talent” and as “an exceptional young composer”.

Claire, Chloe and Matt (Clarinet/Sax)

Chloe trained at Guildhall and has worked with bands including the Ian James Big Band and The Royal Commonwealth Orchestra and Cantata, have performed before the Queen on multiple occasions, and at a variety of concert venues including the Royal Festival Hall and the Royal Albert Hall, 606 Jazz club and Ronnies, with artists such as Bobby McFerrin. Dame Cleo Lane and Sir John Dankworth.

Claire has experience in playing a range of genres including jazz, soul, funk, classical, improvisation and contemporary music. She has played in orchestras, small ensembles, concert bands, as well as jazz and big bands. She plays in the jazz and soul band, Countdown. As well as being classically trained, Claire has studied with Sting’s saxophonist, Butch Thomas.

Matt was the Bexley Young Musician of the Year in 1998. He trained at York University and Guildhall with Tony Coe. He plays with a klezmer band and on recording sessions including the documentary “Europe” Last Dictator” and for”You Are Wolf”.

Jon (Bass)

A bassist since the age of thirteen, Jon spent much of his teenage years making experimental electronic music on his computer, before deciding to focus exclusively on

the bass. He went on to study jazz at Trinity College of Music and the London College of Music. In 2013, having spent several years writing music for others and his trio, Jon began composing for solo bass with live-layering. After months of hard work and practise, he recorded ‘The World Will End With a Bang’, his debut solo album. Musical collaborations include ‘The Creation Project’ with Noraay, a mix of Arabic, Hip Hop and Jazz music; Agata Kubiak, playing Jazz inspired by Polish Folk and Rock; and his own piano trio, releasing ‘Amnesia Holidays’ EP in 2011. He has toured across three continents, and performed at Jazztopad Festival, Dakar Jazz Festival and London Jazz Festival, and regularly gigs in London as a sideman for jazz, funk and pop acts.

Olly (Keys and Guitar)

Olly studied at the London College of Music and Media. He is a classically trained pianist and saxophonist, living and working in London, with extensive experience in a variety of styles including classical, jazz, rock, blues and soul.


Package One

Jazz duo (vocals and guitar). 2 x 30 min sets within London.

£450


Package Two

Jazz trio, 2 x 45 minute sets- vocals, guitar/keys and trumpet.

£850


Package Three

Quintet. 2 x 60 minutes of vintage jazz suitable as background or dance music.

£1400


Wedding Package

One Jazz quartet to play 2 x 45 minute sets at the reception plus classical singer and pianist or organist for the ceremony.

£1200


Wedding Package

Two Jazz quartet to play 2 x 45 minute sets at the reception plus SATB a capella choir for the ceremony.

£ 1200


Wedding Package Three

Jazz quartet to play for an hour at post-reception drinks then later at the evening reception for 2 x 45 minute sets, with recorded music between sets.

£1900


Example of what this performer will perform at your event

Set 1

She’s funny that way

Is you or is you ain’t ma baby

The Girlfriend

A smile will go a long, long way

The charleston

Then I’ll be happy

I wonder where my baby is tonight

Black Bottom

Jeepers creepers

Puttin on the ritz

Tea for two

Way down yonder in New Orleans

You do something to me

Chicago, that toddlin’ town

Everybody loves my baby

Truckin’

Royal garden blues

Set 2

Somebody stole my gal

Five foot two

Ain’t misbehaving

Bare necessities

I wanna be like you

Lady be good

Crazy rhythm

Varsity Drag

The jazz-me blues

That certain party

King Porter Stomp

Side by side

Steppin out

Sweet Georgia brown

Yes sir that’s my baby

Ain’t she sweet

All that jazz

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Band Id : 18246
Price: From GBP 450

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