An Acoustic Jazz Quartet (4 piece) is perfect for instrumental music at post-ceremony cocktails, during dinner at wedding receptions or at a corporate event and features swingin' jazz Standards, funk, bossa nova, African jazz and light pop.

INSTRUMENTATION

Saxophone, piano (or guitar), double bass & drums

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, etc.

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

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

Light Pop
: I Got You (I Feel Good) (James Brown), Sunny Afternoon (The Kinks), Walking on the Moon (The Police), I Can See Clearly Now (Jimmy Cliff), etc.

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

SPACE REQUIRED

Minimum 4m wide x 3m deep

PERFECT FOR

Although this ensemble can still perform background music at softer levels, it can also be utilised for more lively music at a wedding, restaurant residencies, corporate events and private parties, thanks to the inclusion of a drum kit which never fails to get feet tapping.

QUALIFICATIONS

All our artists are hand-picked for their years of experience, passion and years of personal study of music. In addition to that, most 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 for each artist and technician