Jazz Artists

Stylish events are made from setting the mood.

A low-key instrumental band may suit your event, or you might prefer the ‘wow factor’ of a spectacular solo performance – this is where the variety and adaptability of our jazz musicians comes into their own.

Many acts will perform a range of styles and can cater to any size of event, from a cosy duet, trio or quartet, through an impressive ten-piece big-band style setup.

Whether you want jazz that stays true to the classics to carry your guests back in time, or a unique take on jazz by transforming top 40 hits into groovy lounge music, our jazz artists have you covered.

If in doubt, we have an abundance of experience with our jazz artists and corporate entertainment, so please don’t hesitate to contact us for expert advice on 1300 884 485.

No matter what type of event you have, including a jazz band is sure to add finesse, style and class.

From the sultry tones of a jazz singer to light up-tempo swing, to high energy grooves that gets guests dancing, we have the right professional talent for your event.

If you want the latest grooves, jazz artists who perform their own special takes on popular hits are an especially popular choice for events.

Need help? Speak with one of our entertainment consultants on 1300 884 485 today, and discover why we are Australia’s favourite corporate entertainers.

A well-selected jazz band will bring a unique and distinguished quality to their performances. So much so that you might feel as if you have stumbled on a rare and valuable find.

With improvisation as their specialty, going with the flow of your event is all part of the performance for these talented jazz bands. Our performers will effortlessly adapt to the inevitable changing moods of your event to create the perfect ambience.

Our talented performers are happy to collaborate and offer a genuinely ‘tailor made’ entertainment program.

Begin your journey to jazz below by selecting talent for your shortlist, or call 1300 884 485 to speak with an expert consultant about your event, and find out why we are Australia’s first choice for corporate entertainment.

The sounds that weave their way through a venue from jazz performers resonate with old and young alike. Maybe this is what makes jazz an evergreen favourite for events.

Whether you’re searching for some subtle background music as a backdrop to an exhibition or a feature for guests to participate with, we have a professional jazz band to satisfy every desire.

With such a wealth of professional acts to choose from, your biggest challenge will be to select only one!

Make a shortlist of your favourite jazz bands below, or call us on 1300 884 485 for expert advice from Australia’s leading corporate entertainers.

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At just 21 years of age, Liam Burrows is an Australian jazz sensation. In just over a year he enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of the music scene whilst continuing to develop as an exceptional and unique entertainer, performing at leading venues all over Australia and overseas. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. He has earned the respect of fellow professionals and stunned the public with a mature vocal style and stage presence that is way beyond his years. Liam brings to his music a level of technical ability, scatting and realisation of phrasing that can only be described as incredible. Many describe him as a prodigy, whilst others call him the next Michael Bublé.
  • MusicOz - Best Jazz Artist 2012

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With spectacular beauty and craftsmanship, Melbourne band Stoneflower steal the hearts of audiences around the country with evocative journeys through vocal jazz, Brazilian Bossanova (sung in Portuguese) and sublime pop interpretations. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Stoneflower is an artistic collaboration who perform regularly on national and international circuits with award-winning ensembles including Katie Noonan, James Morrison, Picture Box Orchestra and Magnet.
Jacqueline (Vocals), Stephen (Guitar), Tamara (Double Bass)

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The Orlando Quartet makes for a great night’s entertainment. Having toured along the east coast of Australia, The Orlandos have had residencies at major Australian ski resorts and performances at the Melbourne Cup and Spring Racing Carnival. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. The Orlando Quartet takes its inspiration and repertoire from such incredible jazz performers as Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and George Benson. Also available as a trio.

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Night & Day, named after the famous Cole Porter standard, is a Melbourne based jazz trio featuring a delightful female vocalist accompanied with saxophone and guitar. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. They are perfect for setting the mood at any occasion whether that be a wedding ceremony or reception, corporate function or playing by the bar in a club.

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Melbourne’s most sophisticated lounge-jazz function group! Spectre’s hip, laid-back repertoire appeals to all ages. They make songs from the 1950’s funky using modernised arrangements to create grooves that are perfect for dancing the night away. Spectre always looks sharp! Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. At ease in either black tie or matching lounge suits, Spectre create a stylish and sophisticated image. Spectre is highly experienced in adapting to any performance situation.

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Peter's various duos, trios and quartets have played at many corporate, private and public events around town. He plays soprano, alto and baritone saxophones adds to his versatility. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. The group provides a light, jazzy atmosphere for weddings and corporate events, and also moves to more funky beats if required. For a successful event with professional musicians, why not try the Pete M Jazz Group? Also available as a duo and trio.

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Cabernet is a contemporary ‘a cappella’ or ‘no instruments’ quintet using a fine blend of jazz, rock, soul, rhythm & blues and luscious harmony to entertain and surprise! Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. With a wide range of styles, Cabernet can perform with or without PA and can easily rove through a crowd, making them ideal for any event.

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Emma is fast gaining a reputation as one of Australia's most talented jazz vocalists. Her voice is undeniably beautiful with a "crystalline purity with vibratoless tone and flawless pitch." (Leon Gettler, The Age) Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Emma’s singing has wide appeal. She draws on a number of musical influences including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Blossom Dearie, Rickie Lee Jones and Joni Mitchell.

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The Orlando Trio is a regular fixture on the Melbourne jazz scene and has had residencies at major Australian ski resorts and performances at the Melbourne Cup and Spring Racing Carnival. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. The trio takes its inspiration and repertoire from such performers as Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Ella Fiztgerald, Billie Holiday and George Benson. Also available as a quartet.

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Peter is a Melbourne based saxophonist who has been performing professionally with various ensembles in and around Melbourne for over 13 years. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Peter plays a wide variety of jazz standards and popular music including modern jazz, funky acid jazz, swing, bossa nova, latin, ballads, Christmas tunes, even rock and roll even if required!