- from £1210 in London
- from £1220 in South East
- from £1220 in East of England
- from £1260 in East Midlands
- from £1260 in South West
- from £1270 in West Midlands
Charming 5-piece gypsy swing band evoking the swinging sounds of 1930s Paris – sure to get heads bobbing, toes tapping and the party in full swing!
Special offer! Up to 15% discounts on all quotes for events between October and March.
The Hot Club Collective is the sound of smokey, bohemian cafés and swinging dance halls. Mixing frenetic gypsy jazz with mellow ballads and covers of well-known classics, this fantastic quintet know how to create the perfect atmosphere. Combining soaring violin, raucous guitar and a pumping rhythm section, the band play homage to Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli and the hedonistic spirit of the jazz age.
The band have performed at London Fashion Week 2012 at The Savoy London the 2012 Olympics, as well as prestigious venues across London including The Gherkin, Tower of London, The V&A Museum and The Wallace Collection. Previous corporate clients of the band include Ernst & Young, American Express and Toyota.
The band is available as a five-piece band, a quartet, a trio or a duo.
|Line-up||2 guitars; violin; bass; drums|
|Performance duration||3 x 45 minute sets|
|Interval music||Yes (included in price)|
|Arrival & set-up||60 minutes before start|
|Requirements||Space of 5 x 3 metres|
|Requests (if not in repertoire)||One free request (if suitable)|
|Extra performances||£40 per musician per extra 30 mins|
|Afternoon jazz/latin, folk or classical sets||POA|
What people say
We booked The Hot Club Collective for our wedding and they did an absolutely brilliant job. They played a great set and everyone had a great time because of it. They are utterly professional as well, keeping in touch beforehand to ensure that everything was running smoothly. I would strongly recommend the band
The band were fantastic and beyond all of our expectations. We have had so many comments from guests of all ages about how good they were. They created a brilliant atmosphere at our wedding and were professional throughout the day. We would have absolutely no hesitations in recommending them to other people. Thanks so much to the band for making our wedding go with a bang!
The Hot Club Collective were brilliant! Everything about them ticked all the boxes and all the guests commented how impressed they were. Just trying to get out of the country for honeymoon and will provide full feedback then. Thanks for all your help with it all - we have recommended the service to all our friends and family.
We just wanted to email to let you know we were thrilled with the performance. Our wedding guests thoroughly enjoyed the music. We have had so many comments about you since the wedding - all positive! One of our guests was that impressed he is thinking of using you for one of his events. So again thank you for giving us such a fabulous wedding reception!!
- All of Me – Simons/Marks
- Daphne – Reinhardt
- Django’s Tiger – Reinhardt/Grappelli
- Djangology – Reinhardt/Grappelli
- If I Had You – Campbell/Connelly/Shapiro
- It Don’t Mean a Thing – Ellington/Mills
- Manha de Carnaval – Bonfa/Sigmand
- Minor Swing – Reinhardt/Grappelli
- Sunny Afternoon – Davies
- Sweet Georgia Brown – Bernie/Pinkard/Casey
- Swing 42 – Reinhardt
- Vendredi 13 – Reinhardt
- Yesterdays – Kern/Harbach
- Plus many more
For all bookings please contact Function Central:
- 0845 643 2160
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