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The Hot Club Collective


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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 3 to 6-piece know how to create the perfect atmosphere.

Up to 15% discounts on all quotes for events between October and March.

Combining soaring violin (5-piece), raucous guitar and a pumping rhythm section, the band pay homage to Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli and the hedonistic spirit of the jazz age.

The band were fantastic and beyond all of our expectations! They created a brilliant atmosphere at our wedding and were professional throughout the day. Keith, Wedding, Surrey

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 trio, quartet, quintet or sextet!

Performance info

Line-up Guitar; bass; drums
Performance duration 3 x 45 minute sets
Interval music Yes (included in price)

Booking options

Song requests
Add £0
The band are happy to learn and perform a request (eg. first dance), subject to suitability
Add guitar
Add £POA
For a bigger sound
Add violin
Add £POA
For extra melodies
Add clarinet
Add £POA
For an authentic jazz sound
Add accordion
Add £POA
For a fuller sound
Subtract £POA
A smaller quartet line-up for intimate settings
Subtract £POA
A smaller trio line-up for intimate settings
Afternoon Entertainment
Add £POA
Add acoustic jazz/Latin, folk or classical sets
Extra performances
Add £40 per musician
Extend the band's sets per half hour

Sweet Geogia Brown

Gypsy Jazz Medley

Set option 1

Limehouse Blues
And I Love Her
Don't Mean A Thing
All Of Me
Sunny Afternoon
Muskrat Ramble
Bistro Fada
Si Tu Vois Ma Mère

Set option 2

Douce Ambience
Swing 42
Mahna de Carnival
Tipsy Gypsy
Aint Misbehavin’
Georgia On My Mind
You Do Something To Me
I’m Beginning To See The Light
Je Te Veux

Set option 3

Minor Swing
Stomping At Decca
Vendredi 13
Puttin On The Ritz
If I Had You
Swing Gtr
I Wanna Be Like You
Sweet Georgia Brown
Wonderful World

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.

“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!!”

Claire, Wedding in Kent, July 2019

“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”

Simon & Kate, Wedding in London, June 2018

“Fantastic, authentic band. Created the perfect atmosphere for our event, very pleased!”

Hamish, Private Event, London, December 2019

“The Hot Club Collective were just fantastic at playing music to welcome everyone to our wedding reception. They sounded great and it made for such a lovely feel to the day even on a very cold afternoon!”

Claire & Garrett, Wedding, London, December 2019

“They were just what we were looking for! I know I found it hard to articulate the sound that I wanted for Saturday but this was exactly it! Thanks to Function Central for hitting the nail on the head with their recommendation - perfect!”

Debs, Private Event, London, November 2019

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