Hire swing band in Oxford
Recent review: Brilliant, the music was great and being all acoustic the sound was truly authentic and the trio were able to play in different places as the party progressed.
Recent review: Antony came to perform his Voices of Vegas Show here last Friday evening. It was an absolute pleasure to work with Antony and also Nikki. Our guests absolutely loved the performance and thoroughly enjoyed listening to Antony's amazing voice. Thank you to both Antony and Nikki for coming all the w
About: Performing a broad selection of songs you'll know and love from the Swing era – Five Star Swing from Benny Goodman and Glenn Miller through to songs like Mr Bojangles & Bad Bad Leroy Brown plus foot stomping Blues, Jive & Jazz. The band performs as any size from three to seventeen-piece featuring m
About: Experience stripped back jazz blues and soul from Deborah, accompanied by guitar or piano. Songs taken from the 1920's to right now.
About: Nouveau Lounge represents a new style of lounge music where Nineties meets roaring Twenties and Noughties meets swinging Sixties. You’ll be jiving and toe-tapping to their unique sound of the old meets new in no time. Putting their own quirky vintage spin on great modern pop songs, you will experie
About: ‘Tobias your music was fabulous and a everybody loved it. Thank you xxxx’ Rachel D Tobias is an experienced professional pianist who specialises in solo piano sets with vocals if required, ideal for Wedding breakfast and celebrations. Also available as a duo with drums, or trio with drums and ba
Recent review: It was an absolute pleasure to have you perform for us and also to meet such a lovely bunch of people :) A huge number of people sought me out, specifically to let me know ‘how fantastic the band were’ and how much they were enjoying your work. I think this speaks for itself! It goes without saying
Recent review: "The Lollipops came and sang at our daughter's wedding during our meal. We thoroughly enjoyed it, and so many of our guests said the same. Very slick and professional"
About: Whether trio or quartet, instrumental or with a vocalist, Tzigauners bring a lively and sophisticated swing to your event. We are an ensemble of professional musicians with a shared love of the early European swing popularised by Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. Our standard quartet featur
Recent review: Chris is an amazing entertainer. He has a fantastically polished act full of confidence and charisma. And he can sing. Really really sing. Brilliant!
About: RAPT! DUO “Stunning interpretations of favourite songs performed by exceptional vocalist and highly versatile multi-instrumentalist. A unique act, perfect for your special event.” Rapt! perform with top quality backing tracks through an elegant, unobtrusive, Bose PA system providing an impressive,
Recent review: "Lilac was amazing she made mine and my wife day very special. I would listen to her everday I would love to see her live again soon"
Recent review: "Daniel helmed the whole event from Jewish wedding blessing at 4 pm to jazz swing set ending at 12.30am . I was delighted with every part of his playing and singing as well as his attention to detail in planning the wedding , timing , content etc. He continued playing way past the official end of
Recent review: "We thoroughly enjoyed Blue Orchid's entertainment during ladies night at Lark in the park. The set was just right for the tone of the evening and thank you for being a part of the night, wonderful performance. (10 / 10) Carmela"
About: 1920s covers of modern pop songs. 100% original arrangements. Lively uptempo sound with incredible vocals. Available as full band for dancing, or smaller ensemble for background music.
Recent review: I volunteer as a driver for Contact the Elderly where we have "host's" who cater a "tea party" for our fabulous elderly guests once a month many of whom rarely get out their home any other time and as a driver I pick up the same person every month. Dave sang for our lovely guests and it bought tears
Recent review: This band are brilliant for a laid back but sophisticated event. I had a private party for landmark birthday in a beautiful hotel, and as a trio, they really added to the ambience for the evening. They played wonderfully and everyone loved their renditions of pop and more traditional swing/jazz son
Recent review: This is the second time we have booked the Sound Express Band and as with the first occasion they did not disappoint. Despite restricting them to a far smaller area than they are used to they rose to the occasion captivating everyone with their tunes. I had to intervene at the end to quell the tide
About: The UK’s Number 1 provider of young musicians for functions and events. Launched in 2010, Music Students for Hire has provided live music for over 3,000 private and corporate events. Our aim is to make live music more accessible to clients whilst supporting young, talented musicians at the early
Recent review: """Joel and Ben came to a golf day at Old Ford Manor and provided great jazz music at the evening event. Jazz music for all tastes, really good entertainment"" - Val"
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If you're looking to hire a Swing Band for your wedding, corporate or private celebration in Oxford, take a look at our extensive catalogue to find the best option for your event. You can filter Swing Bands by price and location, and compare reviews, images and videos to help you make the right choice. When choosing a Live music band it's important to consider:
One important decision that any person who wants to host an event need to make is if to hire a band or disc jockey. A DJ will most likely play from behind their equipment, using recorded songs. Live bands can do more than that because they create music on the spot, making it more unique and special. Hiring a swing band in Oxford can be very hectic especially if you don’t know what you are looking for. Take into consideration the following and you will have an enjoyable event.
- · Budget your event
- · Plan your event
- · Research on the available swing bands
- · Contact the swing band
- · Select the music to played in your event
- · Participate in their live bands to get know what to expect
- · Choose the correct band that suits your needs
A great band that is made up of great live musicians will not only have the skills to play their instruments but also know how to control the audience. Reading the room is a term used to describe a situation whereby the band assesses the mood and feel of the guests they are playing and responds and adapts accordingly. The Swing bands in Oxford can take on the form of choosing more repertoires or changing the music style entirely. It’s a skill musicians pick up with experience and is vital to the success of a swing band. Experience, talent and vitality of a swing band means excellent performance in any event that they will step foot on. Make your decisions wisely and expect the best.