The Jazz Kings
The Jazz Kings are one of the most in-demand Jazz & Swing bands around!
Certain to bring a classy edge to your special event, this line-up of London's top Jazz musicians perform a smooth mixture of Swing, Jazz, Soul, Motown, Rock n' Roll, Pop and various post-modern arrangements.
The Jazz Kings are highly experienced performers, being one of the most popular Jazz band in the U.K they perform at a variety of events around the country such as Weddings, Vintage events, 1920's parties, Gatsby events, Corporate events and many more!
The Jazz Kings
The Jazz Kings are one of London's finest Jazz & Swing bands!
Available for bookings across the UK and abroad at events ranging from Weddings and Parties to Corporate Events and Awards Nights. This line-up is made up of in-demand London jazz musicians who have performed at Ronnie Scotts, Buckingham Palace, The Royal Albert Hall and The Barbican.
As well as being selected as the House Band for The National Restaurant Awards 2018, The Jazz Kings have performed at the UK’s most exclusive venues and abroad for events in Athens, Mallorca, Norway, The French Alps, Switzerland and many more.
Offering a variety of different band options from Trio to Quartet to the full 5-Piece band, they can tailor the line-up to your event!
Specialising in Jazz and Swing from the likes of Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and The Rat Pack, their repertoire also includes Soul, Rock n' Roll Motown, Pop and post-modern arrangements meaning they are extremely versatile. From background dinner/drinks music to upbeat classics that will fill the dance floor, they have got it all covered!
Perfect for any occasion, The Jazz Kings can perform at a wide variety of events, such as Weddings, Corporate events, Gatsby Events, 1920's/Vintage Events, Award Ceremonies, Annual Dinners, Christmas Parties, Birthday Parties, Anniversaries, Swing Dance events and much more.
The Jazz Kings offer the full band as seen in the videos and these 2 main alternative packages:
- 5 Piece: Full Band (Vocalist, Piano, Bass, Drums, Saxophone)
- 4 Piece: Quartet (Vocalist, Piano, Bass, Drums/Saxophone)
- 3 Piece: Trio (Vocalist, Bass, Piano/Saxophone)
Each line-up is also available as an instrumental ensemble (no vocalist).
Jazz, Swing & Latin
- Aint That A Kick In The Head
- All Of Me
- Always On My Mind
- Anything Goes
- At Last
- Autumn Leaves
- Besame Mucho
- Beyond The Sea
- But Not For Me
- Call Me Irresponsible
- Can’t Help Falling In Love
- Cheek to Cheek
- Come Fly With Me
- Cry Me A River
- Easy To Love
- Feeling Good
- Fly Me To The Moon
- Foggy Day
- For Once In My Life
- Georgia On My Mind
- Have You Met Miss Jones
- I Could Have Danced All Night
- I Get A Kick Out Of You
- I’ve Got The World On A String
- I’ve Got You Under My Skin
- It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing
- It Had To Be You
- I Left My Heart In San Fransisco
- I Wanna Be Like You
- That’s Amore
- The Girl From Ipanema
- The Lady Is A Tramp
- They Cant Take That Away From Me
- The Way You Look Tonight
- Mack The Knife
- Me and Mrs Jones
- Moon River
- My Funny Valentine
- My Way
- Nature Boy
- New York, New York
- Night And Day
- On The Street Where You Live
- On The Sunny Side of The Street
- Orange Coloured Sky
- Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
- Puttin’ On The Ritz
- Save The Last Dance For Me
- Someone To Watch Over Me
- Some Enchanted Evening
- Thats Life
- What A Wonderful World
- You Make Me Feel So Young
- You’re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You
Pop, Soul, Rock n’ Roll & Other
- Ain’t No Sunshine - Bill Withers
- All Shook Up - Elvis Presley
- Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
- Blue Suede Shoes - Elvis Presley
- Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
- Budapest - George Ezra
- Can’t Take My Eyes Off You - Frankie Valli
- Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
- Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
- Dancing In The Moonlight - Toploader
- Every Day I Have The Blues - B.B King
- Forget You - CeeLo Green
- For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder
- Gravity - John Mayer
- Hey Jude - The Beatles
- Hit The Road Jack - Ray Charles
- Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
- I Feel Good - James Brown
- Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
- It's Not Unusual - Tom Jones
- I Want You Back - Jackson 5
- Jailhouse Rock - Elvis Presley
- Johnny B. Goode - Chuck Berry
- Just The Two Of Us - Bill Withers
- Let’s Twist Again - Chubby Checker
- Lovely Day Bill Withers
- My Cherie Amour - Stevie Wonder
- My Girl - The Temptations
- Rock Around The Clock - Chubby Checker
- Rock With You - Michael Jackson
- Sex On Fire - Kings of Leon
- Shake Rattle and Roll - Elvis Presley
- Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
- Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
- Shape Of You - Ed Sheeram
- Sittin’ On The Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding
- Stand By Me - Ben E. King
- Sunny - Bony M
- Superstition - Stevie Wonder
- Tutti Fruiti - Little Richard
- Try A Little Tenderness - Otis Reading
- Twist and Shout - The Beatles
- Valerie - Amy Winehouse
- Yesterday - The Beatles
and many, many more...
The Jazz Kings went down really well with the guests and we recieved lots of compliments about them after the performance. The quality of the music was just as good live as it is in their videos! They were a pleasure to deal with throughout the booking process and in the lead up to the night. I would absolutely book them again!
- The National Restaurant Awards 2018
- The Royal Automobile Club
- Palma, Mallorca
- The House of Lords
- Stavanger, Norway
- The French Alps
- Athens, Greece
- Warwick Arts Centre
- Hengrave Hall
- Grosvenor House Hotel
- Arosa, Switzerland
- The Hurlingham Club
- The University of Warwick
- Many private Wedding venues across the UK
- Warwick Arts Centre
- Uppingham School
How far can you travel?
We are willing to travel anywhere in the UK and abroad to perform at your event!
Do you offer a smaller band and instrumental alternatives?
Our full size band is a 5-piece, however we also offer trios and quartets! We can create the perfect line-up for you.
What type of events are you available to perform at?
Due to our versatile nature we are able to perform at a wide variety of events. These include Weddings, Corporate Events, 1920s events, Gatsby events, Christmas Parties, Award Ceremonies & Dinners, Birthday Parties, Anniversaries, Swing Dance events and many more.
How long does it take you to set up and soundcheck?
It takes us approximately 60-90 minutes to set up and soundcheck the full sized band. However this can often be much shorter in small venues and for the smaller sized bands. We will work with you to plan the exact timings and how it fits with your schedule.
How long do you usually play for?
We usually play for 2 x 45 min sets but are very flexible. We are able to tailor this to your event and can play additional sets. For example many clients like to book us for a set during reception drinks/dinner then an evening set or two!
Are you able to perform first dances and other song requests?
Yes we are able to learn a first dance song at no extra cost! For other requests take a look at our extensive repertoire list and and let us know if there are any songs you particularly want us to play or any songs not on our repertoire you would like!
Do we need to hire a DJ?
We are able to provide music from our playlists or your selection before and in-between our sets, meaning a separate DJ is often not required.
Do you provide the PA and lighting equipment?
The band have their own PA system that we use for the majority of events and we work very closely with several trusted sound engineers and production companies allowing us to provide special PA & lighting for larger venues/events.
- Standard timings are usually 2 x 45 minute sets
These set times are flexible and we can adapt our sets to your event.
Please Note: The fees indicated below are approximate and based on a central location for each county. They are intended to provide a rough guide only and exact quotes can only be given once the date and exact location of your event have been provided.