Jazz Bands Dorset

Jazz Bands Dorset

Marvel at the jaw-dropping talent of our Dorset jazz bands, whom you can book right here at Bands for Hire to make your event unforgettable. This is the place to find that missing ingredient that will infuse your wedding, garden party, drinks reception, charity or corporate event with the coolness only jazz can attain. Wow your guests with the effortless virtuosity our jazz bands in Dorset bring to every gig.

Our Dorset jazz bands, great and small, will go out of their way to accommodate your venue and budget requirements, with many of them offering flexible line ups. Amid our pages you will find acoustic jazz duos and solo jazz pianists, who only need as much space as the instruments they’re playing, jazz trios and quartets who are more suited to a larger performances spaces thanks to their infectious energy, and 1920s-30s era swing bands made up of 11 or 12 members. These different arrangements will of course achieve different effects, but the high standards are consistently met.

Hire jazz singers and jazz bands in Dorset

Jazz has given us some of the most recognisable voices of our time, so if you want your Dorset jazz band to be more than just background music, choose from our many solo, duet or ensemble singers. Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Dinah Washington - these are but a few of the iconic singers that continue to inspire our singers, and many of their classic songs are staples of our Dorset jazz bands’ repertoires. Our seasoned performers carry these timeless tunes with aplomb, and are bound to captivate your guests with their style and skill

Dorset gypsy jazz bands, contemporary jazz bands, 1920s swing bands and more.

As a genre that’s inherently tricky to pigeonhole, we’ve narrowed the search for your ideal jazz band down with such sub-categories as Gypsy Jazz, Hard Bebop, Afro-Cuban Jazz, Swing, Cool Jazz, Latin Jazz and Contemporary amongst others. You’ll be treated with recitals of the best of Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Django Reinhardt, Duke Ellington and writers George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and Cole Porter to name but a few.The eclectic mix our jazz bands in Dorset will bring to your event will appease the purists with their standards from the great American Songbook, and ingratiate the jazz novices with their reimaginings of modern pop and rock hits - the Beatles, Oasis, the Black Eyed Peas and Michael Jackson have all made their way into our Dorset jazz bands’ sets in the past.

Our aim at Bands for Hire is to always ensure your experience with us is as streamlined and stress-free as possible. If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. If you're organising an event in Dorset you may also like to take a look at our Dorset wedding bands and Dorset bands for hire.

  • Tuxedo Jazz
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    Tuxedo Jazz
    From £880
    Tuxedo Jazz are available as a 3/4/5/6-piece band. Able to adapt from ‘background music’ to ‘music for dancing’ with ease, they are unquestionably one of our...
  • The Django Rags
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    The Django Rags
    From £490
    The Django Rags present their own unique sound, offering a fun and welcoming mix of gypsy jazz, Latin standards and a dose of silliness in between. This highly...
  • The Swing Band
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    The Swing Band
    From £840
    Performing a selection of classic tracks from all the greats, 'The Swing Band' offer an authentic take on the 40's and 50's covering artists such as Frank Sinatra,...
  • Pocket Full Of Swing
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    Pocket Full Of Swing
    From £295
    Pocket Full Of Swing are an acoustic jazz band presenting their very own selection of finger-tapping gypsy jazz and Dixieland hits. With their unique blend of...
  • Soul That Swings
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    Soul That Swings
    From £1095
    Soul That Swings offer a unique combination of Rat Pack, Pop and Soul for an unforgettable night of dancing for all ages. Stylish, soulful and ready to get the party...
  • Indigo Jazz
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    Indigo Jazz
    From £595
    Add a cool and sophisticated soundtrack to your event with Indigo Jazz, an ultra-talented jazz quartet offering everything from well known jazz standards right through...
  • Ella & Jones
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    Ella & Jones
    From £490
    A charming & dynamic duo offering a tasteful selection of jazz standards and contemporary pop and soul. Ella & Jones come with over 10 years experience on the...
  • The Gypsy Carnivals
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    The Gypsy Carnivals
    From £880
    The Gypsy Carnivals bring the sound of 1930's Paris back to life with their charming selection of gypsy jazz and modern covers. Their combination of violin, guitar and...
  • Afternoon In Paris
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    Afternoon In Paris
    From £550
    'Afternoon In Paris' are a talented jazz collective available to hire in a range of line-ups from solo guitar to jazz/vocal duo's, traditional jazz trios and more....
  • Vintage Vibes
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    Vintage Vibes
    From £490
    Vintage Vibes are an exciting vintage duo who perfectly capture the 1920s era with their effortless renditions of popular jazz, blues and swing classics. The band...
  • Swing Groove
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    Swing Groove
    From £1500
    Swing Groove is a Swing Band and a Soul Band, covering all the party classics from Sinatra, Buble and Elvis through to Otis Redding, Stevie Wonder and more! With an...
  • Footprints Quartet
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    Footprints Quartet
    From £720
    Footprints Quartet are a fresh and versatile jazz band offering a vast repertoire perfect for any occasion. Their wide mix of music spans across the decades from early...
  • Jon - Singer / Pianist
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    Jon - Singer / Pianist
    From £340
    Jon is an exceptional talent with a distinct vocal ability that is certain to delight and entertain. Performing solo piano / vocals, he is perfect for any function...
  • Blueprint Trio
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    Blueprint Trio
    From £550
    Blueprint Trio provide a friendly and professional performance that will guarantee to make your occasion a memorable one. This 3-piece jazz band come with over 10...
  • LulaBelle
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    LulaBelle
    From £655
    Meet LulaBelle, a stylish vintage duo bringing you a taste of the old and the new with their selection of modern classics with a twist. With a combination of beautiful...
  • Dave - Jazz/Pop Solo Piano
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    Dave - Jazz/Pop Solo Piano
    From £290
    From well known jazz and swing right through to contemporary pop, Dave offers an eclectic mix of music to cater for events of every kind. As a solo pianist, Dave has...
  • Olivia King (Duo & Band)
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    Olivia King (Duo & Band)
    From £450
    The expressive and soothing vocals of Olivia King will really set the scene for your corporate drinks reception or wedding breakfast. For that perfect ambience, Olivia...
  • Alice in Jazz
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    Alice in Jazz
    From £840
    Alice in Jazz offer a sophisticated set of swinging jazz classics to entice and entertain your guests throughout the evening. The band plays a variety of popular...
  • Parisian Swing Ensemble
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    Parisian Swing Ensemble
    From £535
    The Parisian Swing Ensemble are a captivating and infectiously loveable gypsy swing, Latin and jazz band. This particular swing ensemble offer authentic gypsy jazz and...
  • Sweet Blue
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    Sweet Blue
    From £490
    Sweet Blue are a sultry acoustic jazz duo who perform a mixture of jazz standards and modern soul. This talented acoustic duo is made up of two professional musicians...
  • Tea For Two
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    Tea For Two
    From £440
    Tea For Two are an exceptionally talented jazz duo who perform instrumental versions of jazz standards on the piano and saxophone. This sax-lead duo are the ideal...