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Portamento are a young, professional and vibrant trio performing jazz-infused versions of your favourite pop tunes and hip-hop classics to entertain you!

Special offer! Book within 7 days of your midweek or off-season enquiry and get a FREE laptop DJ service provided by the band (worth £150)

With a carefully selected, but extensive repertoire - these three musicians can provide everything from ‘high octane’ to ‘in the background’ music at your event.

Our family and friends LOVED you guys. You're a special ensemble - keep playing often and loudly. Helen Maguire, Wedding, Castle Combe

Boasting years of world-wide performance experience, Portamento are experts in all environments, able to twist and shape themselves to fit you and your event.

Performance info

Line-up Male vocals/keys; bass; drums
Performance duration 3 x 40 minutes or 2 x 60 minutes
Interval music Included
Lighting Included

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (e.g. first dance), subject to suitability
Add extra musicians
Add £245
Expand the band's performance for a bigger sound
Acoustic background music
Add £370
Live lounge style sets by the band's acoustic duo, ideal for drinks receptions or meals
DJ service
Add £150
Upbeat, mainstream pop music from all eras, run from a laptop equipped with virtual DJ software. Requests taken and mic available for announcements

Promo Video

All Night Long – Lionel Richie
All Night Long/Lose Yourself – Lionel Richie/Eminem
Back Pocket – Vulfpeck
Bad Bad News – Leon Bridges
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Black Or White – Michael Jackson
Come Down – Anderson Paak
Dang! – Mac Miller
Golden – Jill Scott
Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
Hey Ya – Outkast
Hold On, We’re Going Home – Drake
I Can’t Help It – Esperanza Spalding
I Wanna Be Your Lover – Prince
Jammin – Bob Marley
Lean On Me – Bill Withers
Let’s Get It Started – Black Eyed Peas
Living For The City – Stevie Wonder
Lovely Day – Bill Withers
Miss Madison – Phat Phunktion
My Girl – The Temptations
Never Too Much – Luther Vandross
No Diggity – Blackstreet
Put Me Thru – Anderson Paak
Redbone – Childish Gambino
South Of The River – Tom Misch
Stand By Me –Ben E King
Sunny – Bobby Hebb
The Jungle Book – John Debney
Thinkin Bout You – Frank Ocean
Three Little Birds – Bob Marley
Turn Your Love Around – George Benson
Valerie – Amy Winehouse

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

“Our family and friends LOVED you guys. Thank you to all 3 of you for seeming so professional, calm and happy on what was a very happy day for us. You're a special ensemble - keep playing often and loudly.”

Helen Maguire, Wedding, Castle Combe, August 2019

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