An Acoustic Jazz Trio (3 piece) consists of tenor saxophone accompanied by two other instrumentalists, such as double bass and piano or guitar. A trio is great for chilled music at a wedding ceremony, post ceremony cocktails or during dinner at a wedding. It's also great if you're looking for some classy, yet light entertainment for a corporate event or private party.

INSTRUMENTATION

Saxophone + double bass + either piano, guitar or drum kit, depending on your preference

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, 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) (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 3m wide x 1.5m deep

PERFECT FOR

Chilled 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 minute sets over a period of 2 consecutive hours (20 minute break between sets)
3 x 50 minute sets over a perioud of 3 consecutive hours (20 minutes breaks 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