West London Jazz Collective can be booked as a classic acoustic act. They can also be booked for a more lively and energetic modern, funk & soul events performance. This is the perfect act.
It can be hired as a trio (no vocals), a quartet, a quintet or a 6-piece band. There is also a bigger line up and an enhanced party sound when hired as a larger band.
This music genre originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and developed from roots in blues and ragtime.
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Seen by many as “America’s classical music” since the 1920s Jazz Age, this genre has become recognised as a major form of musical expression. It then emerged in the form of independent traditional and popular musical styles, all linked by the common bonds of African-American and European-American musical parentage with a performance orientation.
It is also in African-American music traditions including blues and ragtime, as well as European military band music.
Intellectuals around the world have hailed jazz as “one of America’s original art forms. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, the hybrid form of jazz-rock fusion was developed by combining improvisation with rock rhythms, electric instruments and the highly amplified stage sound of rock musicians such as Jimi Hendrix and Frank Zappa. Jazz fusion often uses mixed meters, odd time signatures, syncopation, complex chords and harmonies. (Wikipedia).
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West London Jazz Collective – Office Enquiry 0161 374 5398 | Text Enquiry 07757 890 154
All bookings are subject to VAT at the current rate. Various secure payment options are available including payment by credit card and by BACS prior to the event – on invoice. Full payments must be received prior to the performance date. A booking form is issued for each event and must be signed and returned to us on receipt to confirm acceptance. Terms and conditions of booking are on each booking form. New venues and clients are welcome to contact us now to pre-book 2020 events.
Bookings – please give full details of the event you’re planning and an idea of your budget + preferred method of payment.