Latin Jazz Band Hire
Our Latin Jazz Band is part of our Latin Jazz Collective and are available to hire for corporate events, private parties and residencies across London and the UK. This band is led by one of the worlds most profound trumpet players and can be tailored to your request for the perfect Latin Jazz experience. Whether you like traditional Latin music, a touch of Salsa, Cuba or a jazz band performing Latin music. With a wealth of experience featuring musicians from Latin America, you are guaranteed the ultimate Latin Jazz experience.
LATIN JAZZ BAND – WEDDINGS & CORPORATE ENTERTAINMENT
The Latin Jazz Band and Latin Jazz Collective have an instantly recognisable warm projecting tone and have a strong following in the UK with a steadily growing presence internationally. The list of Jazz artists closely linked with this band includes Shabaka Hutchings, Moses Boyd, Femi Koleoso (Ezra Collective), Nubya Garcia, Ashley Henry, Reuben James, and many more. As well as performing at the Newport Jazz Festival, the trumpeter from the band was approached by Amy Winehouse herself. Amy asked if he would join her band and he played for her for a few months before deciding to further pursue this Latin infused band.
Latin Jazz Band and The Latin Jazz Collective – About the Music
The Latin Jazz Band is made up of musicians from across the globe, featuring musicians and singers from Cuba, Latin America, the UK and Brazil. Made up of some of the most sort after musicians on the Jazz and Latin scene with critically claimed albums under their belts, headlining at Ronnie Scotts.
The band can perform anything from a trio up to a 10 piece Latin Jazz band. With this wealth of musicians and a variety of singers featuring with the band they can tailor their set for you from Bossa Nova Trios creating a cool contemporary feel through to full Latin Jazz Band with percussionists from Cuba.
The Latin Jazz Band have performed with a multitude of international and famed jazz artists such as Courtney Pine, Andrew Hill, Wynton Marsalis, Ray Brown, John Hendricks, Nasheet Waits, George Benson, Jamie Cullum, Sir John Dankworth, Jean Toussaint, Dennis Rollins, Guy Barker, Amy Winehouse, Charlotte Church, Sam Moore, Hugh Masakela, Jazz Jamaica, Mighty Sparrow, Soweto Kinch, Skatroniks, Ska Cubano, Chineke Orchestra, David Murray and Liv Warfield.
LATIN HISTORY, FEATURED ARTISTS AND IMPROVISATION
The origins of Latin American music are a boiling pot of cultures and can be traced back to the Spanish and Portuguese conquest of the Americas in the 16th century when the European settlers brought their music from overseas as well as the African slave’s brought to South America. Latin American music is usually performed in Spanish, Portuguese, and to a lesser extent, French.
The band has also been known to feature singers allowing a different stylistic approach and improvisation. This makes for a more unique and special performance for your event.
Featured Female Singer – Latin Jazz Band Collective
This contemporary Latin Jazz singer is available on request to feature with the band.
DJ LIVE – Latin Jazz Band Collective
For a fun, funky and fresh jazz-infused night of Latin music, you can choose to have solo trumpet with DJ.
HIRE OUR LATIN JAZZ BAND TODAY
All of our acts are available to hire across the UK and Europe. For events outside of London travel is charged at cost plus an overnight stay if required. Check out our Youtube and Instagram Channel for more videos and live performances.
To hire our band for your wedding or event please contact us via email firstname.lastname@example.org or our online booking form.
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Duo: Trumpet & Piano
Trio: Trumpet, Piano & Drums
Quartet: Trumpet, Piano, Drums & Double Bass
2 x 45 min sets.
This can be negotiated longer if required for your event.
The Latin Jazz Band delivered a full-throttle, genre-fluid contemporary jazz of a kind that can ignite almost any venue.
Suave trumpeter for Latin Jazz Band has serious jazz chops – his technique is second to none and he’s a great entertainer too.
Time Out, London
Assured, clever, fluent, with a lovely soft-edged tone, The band are instantly recognisable.