An Acoustic Jazz Duo of saxophone and double bass is a neat, stylish and cost-effective ensemble that is perfect for chilled music at a wedding ceremony or for the cocktails segment of a wedding or corporate event. Booking a 2 piece allows one to keep within a budget, is perfect for background music and is ideal if there are space limitations.

INSTRUMENTATION

Sax + double bass or piano (keyboard) or guitar

REPERTOIRE

Jazz Standards: 'S Wonderful, It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), I'll Remember April, Georgia, Cheek to Cheek, Beautiful Love, Bluesette, A Child is Born, Secret Love, On the Sunny Side of the Street, Summertime, The Way You Look Tonight, I Left My Heart in San Francisco, etc.

Soul Jazz & Funk: Sidewinder, The Chicken, Sister Sadie, A Prescription for the Blues, Watermelon Man, Cantaloupe Island, Funk in the Deep Freeze, etc.

African Jazz: Yakhal' Inkomo, Dembese, Ntjilo, Ntjilo, Zukhile, Crossroads, Crossroads, Mamazala, etc.

Light Pop: I Got You (I Feel Good), Sunny Afternoon, Walking on the Moon, I Can See Clearly Now, etc.

Latin Jazz: eg. Song for My Father, Wave, Fungii Mama, Girl from Ipanema, Mambo Inn, Triste, etc.

SPACE REQUIRED

Minimum 2m wide x 1.5m deep

PERFECT FOR

Background music at a wedding ceremony, cocktails, or reception dinner. Guest arrival, cocktails or dinner at a corporate event, or private party

QUALIFICATIONS

All our artists are hand-picked for their years of experience, passion and personal study of music. In addition to that, many have B.Mus and M.Mus degrees

MAXIMUM PERFORMANCE TIME

2 x 50 min sets over a maximum of 2 consecutive hours (20 minute break between sets)

3 x 50 min sets over a maximum of 3 consecutive hours (20 minute break between sets)


*Please feel free to discuss alternative performance times with Dan from ShoutMC.com and he can advise or quote accordingly

OTHER

The band needs to be located no further than 20 metres from a working power point
If you'd like additional sound, staging or dance floor, let us know and we can obtain a quote
If the artists' performance falls over a mealtime, then a main meal will be required