Strings From Paris have many years of experience playing for weddings and events throught the UK. Lead by violin and guitar, the music is an amazing form of acoustic jazz and will transport you back in time to 1930s Paris.
Past clients between the band have been Buckingham Palace (playing for the Royal Christmas Party 2012), Hereford Cathedral, Edinburgh Jazz Festival, Django Reinhardt Festival - Samois sur Seine to name just a few.
The band focus on the music of Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli, adding in flavours of swing, bop and world music. Strings From Paris pay homage to the traditions of the music and more importantly, keep it swinging!
Strings From Paris is available as a quartet, trio or duo option.
We give you a bespoke price based on the exact location of your event. The pricing below is based on a central location for your area so you have an idea of what your price will be. The exact price will be given in the booking process after you’ve provided the location details.
What is 'Gypsy Jazz'?
Gypsy jazz is a style of jazz that first came to prominance in the 1930s in Paris. The pioneers of the syle being Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli. It is is acoustic jazz that swings and since its birth has been progressing all the time. Thousands now flock to festival all over the world to watch gypsy jazz musicians play and to jam around camp fires till the early hours.
What should I expect from the music?
The music is very versatile, it can be soft, playful and light music in the background of any occasion or it can be full on, energetic and full of fire! Just let us know what you need.