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.
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.
Born and raised in Sydney Australia, Phoebe is her own flavour of silky smooth soul, jazz and R&B. Her unmistakable and unforgettable voice captivates any audience with class and style. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Phoebe is the ultimate professional and shares the stage with some of Australia’s finest musicians. Tasty, sophisticated melodies, soothing harmony and funky grooves complete her signature sound. Phoebe creates the perfect blend of classic and contemporary tunes, guaranteed to entertain any event.
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.
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.
Wild Tonics' sound is big, sexy and unpredictable, taking current and classic hits back in time to the big brassy sound of the 1920s!
Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Think Beyoncé, Bette Midler and The Boswell Sisters all meet The Great Gatsby for the first time and WOW they get along like a house on fire!
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!
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.
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.
As a singer, pianist and performer, Judith is recognised as an extremely diverse and adaptable musician. She is remarkably accomplished in a wide variety of music styles, including funk, disco, jazz, soul, old and new pop, Motown, hip-hop, rock and roll, and styles of Brazilian music. Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Judith’s passion for all music is clearly visible in her ever growing repertoire and the exceptionally high standard that she consistently presents, whether performing as a soloist, with a jazz duo, trio, quartet, 3-8 piece funk band, Samba band, or even in tribute band settings.
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.
The girls of Ginger & Tonic have been thrilling audiences with their impeccable sound, tight choreography and wicked humour! Areas of speciality include Jazz Artists. Ginger and Tonic is an all-female a cappella group specialising in fun and original arrangements of well-known pop songs. Emma, Jane, Carena and Sheona give everyone from Beyonce to Dolly Parton the G&T treatment, with percussion, melody and harmonies all delivered with the vocal chords. Their repertoire is varied and has something for everyone, from classic pop hits right through to today’s chart toppers.