Norwich Jazz & Swing Bands

Norwich Jazz & Swing Bands

Of all the providers of Norwich jazz bands in all the towns in all the world, you walked into Bands for Hire – and we couldn't be happier about it! We've carefully chosen each of our local jazz bands in Norwich, and can safely say we can offer you and your guests the services of the most professional, experienced and talented musicians on the jazz circuit. Our highly competitive rates and super-simple-to-use booking system only sweeten the deal!

Hire Jazz Bands and Jazz Singers in Norwich

Where to start on your quest for the perfect jazz band in Norwich? Choosing your preferred sub-genre might be a sensible start – though our Norwich jazz bands do tend to hop between a couple. Have a look at their profile pages, and you'll see that the lists of Irving Berlin and George Gershwin-penned standards from the Great American Standard alongside favourites from the schools of trad jazz, cool jazz, bebop, contemporary jazz, Django Reinhardt-esque gypsy jazz, Dixieland jazz and 1920s and 30s swing stretch on and on. For jazz rookies, our jazz bands in Norwich have re-moulded hits by Daft Punk, Rihanna, Michael Jackson and the Beatles into a jazzier shape.

Depending on how prominent you want the live music to be at your event (i.e. grabbing attention from centre stage or noodling away in the background), you may be interested in the frontmen and women responsible for transforming our Norwich jazz bands' sets from performances into show stopping spectacles. These astonishingly skilful singers take there inspiration from such jazz legends as Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Nina Simone and Frank Sinatra – and to witness them in action is a breathtaking experience.

Booking a Swing Band in Norwich

The setting and the crowd are essential elements to take into account when you're planning a successful event – though jazz, as a versatile and forever evolving genre, does tend to go down well in most scenarios. Everyone in attendance at your wedding breakfast, wedding reception, drinks reception, private dinner function, garden party, graduation, awards ceremony, charity ball, summer fete, corporate event or work Christmas do will soon be tapping their toes and snapping their fingers along to our Norwich swing bands.

When it comes to booking our flexible and accommodating jazz bands in Norwich, size is of no object: we have plenty of solo jazz pianists, acoustic jazz duos, jazz trios, jazz quartets – all the way up to 10 member jazz bands sporting horn sections and backing vocalists. All the necessary equipment is covered by the individual quotes we've given – though let us know in your inquiry if you think a jazz cocktail, lounge or acoustic set would better meet your venue and budget requirements.

  • Belleville Ensemble
    Belleville Ensemble
    From £715
    Add a Parisian flavour to the proceedings with this Gypsy Jazz inspired acoustic ensemble. With hints of Gypsy Jazz, New Musette, Classical & Tango music,...
  • King of the Swing
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    King of the Swing
    From £1370
    Jiving swing and toe tapping jazz; King Of The Swing's raw talent is incomparable! This vintage trio, offering classic jazz and swing hits, are the perfect line-up to...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 52nd Street Jazz
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    52nd Street Jazz
    From £895
    If those timeless jazz standards make you misty-eyed and wistful, then 52nd Street Jazz, with their authentic style and effortless skill, are the jazz band for you....
  • 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...
  • That Old Swing Thing
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    That Old Swing Thing
    From £695
    That Old Swing Thing bring you the very best swing tunes from the 20's, the perfect soundtrack for your vintage wedding, party or corporate event. With the biggest and...
  • The Chaser Quartet
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    The Chaser Quartet
    From £895
    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...
  • Clever Dixie
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    Clever Dixie
    From £1250
    Clever Dixie are a sensational 6-piece Swing Jive band for hire performing a range of popular pop and rock songs with a twist. Their unique cross-genre repertoire has...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • Close Enough for Jazz
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    Close Enough for Jazz
    From £500
    This London Jazz trio are one of the UK's newest and most exciting Jazz function bands. Mixing in traditional elements of Jazz standards with more contemporary 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....
  • 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...
  • Jamie Berry - Electro Swing DJ
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    Jamie Berry - Electro Swing DJ
    From £795
    Fresh-faced producer Jamie Berry is recognised for his musical couplet of shuffling modern beats and vintage swing sounds. His idiosyncratic sound piques your interest...
  • 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...