Organising a big band is a big deal. There are a lot of moving individual musicians involved. There is also a lot of arrangements (documentation of the various parts that make up the music). They typically consists of approximately 12 to 25 musicians and contains saxophones, trumpets, trombones, and a rhythm section. The terms jazz band, jazz ensemble, stage band, jazz orchestra, and dance band are also used to refer to this type of ensemble. This does not, however, mean that each one of these names is technically correct for naming a ‘big band” specifically
Why Jazz for your next event? Jazz offers many benefits event manager, from volume control, dynamics to sophistication.
Big bands come in just about any size. So it can suit any event. Smaller “Combos”- duos, trios, quartets through to huge swing orchestra’s. The larger Big bands- swing era exploded in the post World War Two environment. Bands such as Count Basie, Cab Calloway, Tommy Dorsey, Duke Ellington, Glenn Miller etched their names in history.
We have big bands Australia wide specialising in corporate functions, charity balls, gala dinners, conferences, Christmas parties and private celebrations. A big band with ensure your event has style, elegance and all the excitement you need to give your event that touch of magic to be remembered.
If you are looking for a wedding big band for your wedding, then you have come to the right place. Ideal for larger weddings or those wanting a full orchestra sound. The Big band will bring swing dancing, and crooning coolness to your wedding day.
As well as Big bands, Instinct also supplies other live entertainment including jazz bands, cover bands, Duo’s & Trio’s, DJ’s, Comedians, MC’s & speakers, Stage Shows and roving acts, perfect for corporate events. Browse our website or contact us to find out more.
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