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The Jazz Rats are a brilliant classic swing, jazz, and Latin band fronted by charismatic vocalist and pianist Jason Ashworth.
Chilled or Upbeat!
Whether you want laid-back jazz standards to create a sophisticated ambience or rousing Rat Pack, Swing and Latin numbers to fill the dance floor, The Jazz Rats have it all!
Expect numbers by Harry Connick Jr, Michael Buble, Jamie Cullum, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Chet Baker and many more! The band boasts a line-up of some of the best musicians on the UK jazz scene, so you can be assured of a slick, professional, and creative performance every time.
The band have a wealth of experience playing at all types of event and are the perfect choice if you're looking for a stylish and exciting jazz band for your wedding, party, or corporate event.
The standard lineup of the Jazz Rats is a 4 piece but there is an option to add an additional female vocalist which adds another dimension and some more jivey numbers to the set. You can also just book a trio otion if you want the band to play more of a background role.
You Make Me Feel So Youg
Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me
Straighten Up And Fly Right
Come Fly With Me
Beyond The Sea
The Lady Is A Tramp
It Had To Be You
They Can't Take That Away From Me
My Baby Just Cares
The Way You Look Tonight
It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
Recipe For Love
Let There Be Love
I Left My Heart In San Francisco
Nice And Easy
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Nice Work If You Can Get It
Can't Take My Eyes Off You
I'm Beginning To See The Light
Everybody Wants To Be A Cat
Pick Yourself Up
Rock 'n' Roll
Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Great Balls Of Fire
Do The Mess Around
I Saw Her Standing There
At The Hop
Dancing In The Street
I Feel Good
This Old Heart Of Mine
My Cherie Amour
Knock On Wood
Get Out Your Lazy Bed
How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You
You To Me Are Everything
Hallelujah I Just Love Her So
Good Times Roll
Just The Way You Are
Stand By Me
Oye Coma Va
Girl From Ipanema
Quintet With Female Vocalist
Big Bad Handsome Man
Mama Tole Me Not To Come
Don't Know Why
The Jazz Rats features…
Jason Ashworth - Vocals and Piano
Jason graduated from Leeds College of music and since then has performed extensively in the UK and Europe as a jazz musician. As a vocalist he fronted the Memphis Belle Orchestra at Blackpool Tower Ballroom every week for a number of years and has also written scores for major movies.
David Graham - Saxophone
David graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music and has huge experience as a jazz and pop saxophonist. He is at home on alto and tenor saxophones and also plays in world class band Sax Assault with John Helliwell from Supertramp and Simon Willescroft from Duran Duran.
Thank you and your great band for creating the atmosphere of fun and celebration. Everyone enjoyed both your earlier piano playing and the band!!
Jane Hawkes - Wedding - 23 Apr 2013
Hi David, just a super quick THANK YOU for last Saturday. We loved it and everyone has said how great the band were. Thanks again!
Lucy and David - Wedding - 5 Apr 2013
Just a note to thank you and your band for your excellent performance at Lucy’s wedding on the 22nd of August. Everyone agreed that The Jazz Rats made the occasion really go with a swing!
Jerry & Pat Simmonds - 2 Oct 2012
David, a huge thank you for the show. You were all brilliant, and everyone really appreciated the whole event. It was great music and a perfect interpretation of what I was after. The best birthday party of my life!
Many thanks to you all- all the instrumentalists and to Jane. It was the highlight of the weekend.
Robert Tregay - Birthday Party - 6 Nov 2011
Just a quick email to say thanks to you and the rest of the Jazz Rats for the fantastic evening at our wedding. We had a great time as did our guests and the music was the perfect ending to what had been a fantastic day. Thanks again, see you soon!
Chris & Lucie - 25 Jul 2009
Just an email to say many thanks for your performance at our wedding. We really enjoyed it and so did everyone else!
Simon (and Sarah) - 20 Nov 2008
Dave, just a quick thanks for playing the wedding. Everyone had a blast and loved the music.
Kev & Sab - 2 Sep 2008
The Brit Awards
Masterfoods Annual Dinner
Jools Holland’s Jam House
Chicago Rock Cafe
Mercedes Ilmor Engineering
Aston Villa F.C.
Marks & Spencer
The National Trust
Network Twenty One
Covent Garden Rock Garden
Warwickshire Golf Club
Leicester City F.C.
Royal Air Force
Plus numerous private clients
Name: Jazz Rats
Main Category: Jazz Bands
Other Categories: Bands, Live Music, Party Bands, Swing & Rat Pack Bands, Wedding Bands, Wedding Music
4 Piece Band (default): Male Vocals/Piano, Saxophone/Vocals, Double-Bass, Drums
5 Piece band: Female Vocals, Male Vocals/Piano, Saxophone/Vocals, Double-Bass, Drums
3 Piece Band: Male Vocals/Piano, Saxophone/Vocals, Double-Bass
Standard Set Times: 2 x 50 minute sets
Set Up Time: 1hrs 30 mins
Usual Evening Arrival Time: 18:00
Space Required (w x d):
4 Piece Band (default): 5.0m x 3.0m
5 Piece band: 5.0m x 3.0m
3 Piece Band: 4.0m x 3.0m
Sound & Lighting:
PA suitable for: Up to 200 people
Stage Lighting: Yes
Dance Floor Lighting: Yes
Free use of PA via iPod: Yes
DJ included: No
Hospitality/Artist Rider: Hot meals for 4 people prior to performance and soft drinks as required. Secure changing room.
Technical Requirement: 2 x 13 amp sockets to artists location.
2 x 50 minute sets
Use of PA after last set£50
Price per/hour for use of the band PA for disco playback etc after the band's last set.
Location: This Artist is based in Lincolnshire View Other Jazz Bands in Lincolnshire
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