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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

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 Yesterdays
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.

“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

“We had a bohemian theme to our wedding and The Hot Club Collective fitted in perfectly with it throughout the afternoon. They sounded so good I would've loved to have just sat and listened to them for hours!”

Emma & Humphrey, Wedding, Sussex, October 2019

“Very intricate playing and a real variety of music, I thought The Hot Club Collective were excellent!”

Pierre, Private Event, Watford, August 2019

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