Portsmouth Jazz & Swing Bands

Portsmouth Jazz & Swing Bands

Your upcoming event is missing just one key ingredient – some super smooth live entertainment in the form of a Portsmouth jazz band from Bands for Hire! We only work with the best musicians in order to maintain our high standard of service. You'll be treating your guests to some expertly executed jazz provided by experienced – and very friendly – professionals. Add into the equation our highly competitive rates and straightforward booking process, and you're onto a winner!

Jazz Singers and Jazz Bands in Portsmouth

There are so many varieties of jazz, it's almost impossible to sum up without getting into the finer details of sub genre. Have a look at our Portsmouth jazz bands' profiles and you'll see the extensive selection of trad jazz, cool jazz, contemporary jazz, Django Reinhardt-influenced gypsy jazz, Dixieland jazz, swing from the 1920s and 30s and jazz standards from the Great American Songbook composed by George Gershwin and Irving Berlin. Keep your eyes and ears peeled also for the jazzy renditions of Status Quo, Michael Jackson, Daft Punk and Lady Gaga hits our jazz bands in Portsmouth may have snuck in.

Jazz singers are in a league of their own – the feeling that goes behind those meandering melodies is a force to be reckoned with, and always makes for a fantastic performance. Our jazz singers backed by our Portsmouth jazz bands are dedicated disciples of such legends of the jazz genre as Nat King Cole, Louis Armstrong, Amy Winehouse, Frank Sinatra, Etta James and many other iconic voices.

Booking a Portsmouth Swing Band

Planning a wedding breakfast, private dinner function, wedding reception, garden party, drinks reception, store opening, awards ceremony, graduation, work Christmas do, charity ball, summer fete or corporate event? Then jazz is the last piece of your puzzle – and our Portsmouth swing bands are the perfect shape to fit that gap.

We have every shape and size of jazz band in Portsmouth imaginable – solo jazz pianists and solo acoustic jazz guitarists, acoustic jazz duos and jazz trios, jazz quartets – all the way up to jazz ensembles with 8 plus members. We calculate the individual quotes we've given to cover the usage of all the necessary equipment. Please note that these apply to our Portsmouth jazz bands' regular line ups; if you think a jazz acoustic, lounge or cocktail set would be more suitable for the size of your venue, audience and budget, please let us know in your inquiry, and we'll see what our flexible and accommodating jazz bands in Portsmouth can do for you!

  • 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 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,...
  • 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 £425
    Pocket Full Of Swing are an acoustic jazz duo presenting their very own selection of finger-tapping gypsy jazz and vintage swing hits. With their unique blend of...
  • Jojo & The Jazz Hour
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    Jojo & The Jazz Hour
    From £210
    Jojo & The Jazz Hour is a professional jazz singer featuring inimitable vocals that will truly captivate any audience. Jojo is a soloist performer who offers a...
  • 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...
  • 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....
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...