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.

  • Noteworthy
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    Noteworthy
    From £475
    Noteworthy are an accomplished jazz band based in the South West of England with a solid repertoire of jazz standards. Comprising of several skilled musicians with a...
  • Absolute Vintage
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    Absolute Vintage
    From £1495
    Absolute Vintage know the 1920s like the back of their hands and have a stack of classic swing and contemporary songs to stir up any crowd! If you're planning on...
  • Jazz Report
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    Jazz Report
    From £450
    Jazz Report are a talented young jazz band available to hire for wedding receptions, corporate events and special occasions. The band's extensive repertoire includes...
  • The Chaser Quartet
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    The Chaser Quartet
    From £935
    The Chaser quartet bring you the very best of both worlds; cool, smooth and sophisticated Jazz, as well as dance-floor favourites from the 1950s to the modern day. A...
  • Ain't That Jazz
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    Ain't That Jazz
    From £495
    'Ain't That Jazz' are a professional group of Jazz musicians with an eclectic repertoire that spans from early Jazz standards and the Rat Pack area, right through to...
  • Gypsy Strings
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    Gypsy Strings
    From £715
    Gypsy Strings are a unique line up of musicians performing the very best of gypsy jazz, rumba and choros! This acoustic based quartet offer a stunning performance...
  • Soul That Swings
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    Soul That Swings
    From £1240
    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...
  • Artisan Jazz
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    Artisan Jazz
    From £550
    Artisan Jazz are an instrumental trio who've hand crafted the ultimate swing and gypsy jazz experience! Based in and around London, this skilful group of musicians...
  • On The Rocks
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    On The Rocks
    From £550
    'On The Rocks' are a group of highly professional musicians having trained at the world renowned Royal Academy of Music. The band offer an eclectic repertoire of Jazz...
  • The Brogues Brothers
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    The Brogues Brothers
    From £380
    The Brogues Brothers are a talented 1920s/30s acoustic jazz guitar duo, performing well crafted arrangements of timeless jazz standards, classical favourites and...
  • Big Blue Moon
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    Big Blue Moon
    From £1170
    Big Blue Moon are an infectious swing band performing classic 1920s swing, and contemporary mash-ups with a vintage twist. The band work closely with a selection of...
  • Just Jazz
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    Just Jazz
    From £550
    Smooth and ambient jazz classics for an effortlessly cool and sophisticated atmosphere. Just Jazz consists of three professional musicians who've played at prestigious...
  • The Swing Rhythms Trio
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    The Swing Rhythms Trio
    From £425
    This exceptional young jazz trio are certain to get the party in full swing with their selection of well known jazz and swing classics. Featuring a combo of saxophone,...
  • Toby - Solo Pianist
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    Toby - Solo Pianist
    From £250
    Toby is a talented young jazz pianist providing subtle, background jazz music for any occasion. He is the ideal choice if you're looking to add some ambiance to your...
  • Pocket Full Of Swing
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    Pocket Full Of Swing
    From £340
    Pocket Full Of Swing are an acoustic jazz duo and band presenting their very own selection of finger-tapping gypsy jazz and vintage swing hits. With their unique blend...
  • The Hot Club
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    The Hot Club
    From £820
    The Hot Club are a swinging, gypsy jazz style acoustic band who deliver infectious rhythms and melodies from this hypnotic genre! A truly captivating act to witness,...
  • Late Night Ensemble
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    Late Night Ensemble
    From £775
    The Late Night Ensemble are sure to shine and dazzle with their ultra smooth jazz & modern repertoire. Brought together by their love of jazz and the Ratpack era,...