Jazz Bands - Standards, Latin & More...

solo Artists to 7 piece Jazz bands & More

Bands by Design has a wide range of jazz bands in a variety of shapes and sizes. Our groups are comprised of the finest vocal and  instrumental jazz musicians N.Z. has to offer.

Whether you need to create a sophisticated ambience for a crowd of delegates or a warm and inviting soundtrack to an intimate dinner party; we can provide the perfect jazz band for any event.

Browse our talent below, or contact us to discuss the right band for your function. 

 

Jazz Band Options for any event

Corporate Events, Private Parties, Weddings, Wine & Food Festivals 

Wide Variety of Styles

Swing, Standards, Bossa Nova, American Songbook, Contemporary, Fusion, Funk, Lounge, Bebop, Blues & More...!

Kevin Field & The A List

MODERN JAZZ FUSION | 4 to 6-Piece

Contemporary jazz, funk and fusion delivered by an exceptional 6 piece line up of New Zealand's top jazz musicians, lead by acclaimed pianist Kevin Field

Deluca

CLASSY JAZZ, SOUL & BLUES | 2-4 Piece

An excellent look and sound match for classy wedding and corporate events Deluca can perform as a duo, trio or quartet. 

Kenji Holdaway

ELECTRIFYING GUITAR | Solo & More

Kenji plays in a range of jazz groups from fusion masters Yoko-Zuna, to duos with Sax or Vocals, to leading his own instrumental ensembles.

Santiago Soul Stars

EXPLOSIVE LATIN SUPER GROUP | 5-7 Piece

Bring your party to life with the grooviest Samba, Salsa, Funk and Acid Jazz in town. Santiago Soul Stars perform songs from the greatest Latin music composers of the last five decades.

KZ7

JAZZ, POP & LATIN | Duo

Ensure your occasion has the shine it deserves with ‘KZ7’ – the jazz duo of accomplished vocalist Chris Melville with acclaimed guitarist Dixon Nacey. Superb musicians, sublime ambience; perfect for cocktail parties, lounge, dinner, weddings and corporate.

Conscious Music Collective

UNIQUE WORLD JAZZ FUSION | 6 Piece

The Conscious Music Collective will create the perfect aural landscape, as feature artists or background, with a spicy cocktail of fresh funk delights and tasty grooves.

Clo Chaperon

JAZZ AND NEO SOUL SONGSTRESS | 2-5 Piece

Elegant and sophisticated jazz vocalist performs as a duo, trio or more.

Samsom Nacey Haines

PREMIUM JAZZ | Trio

Featuring three of New Zealand’s premiere jazz artists, this elegant trio has enthralled festival and corporate crowds alike with their stunning renditions of original and standard jazz.

Chris Melville

SUPERB JAZZ SINGER | 1-4 Piece

A class act with the smoothest vocal tone in New Zealand, Chris Melville will dazzle your guests with an undeniable charisma.

The Jazz Age

PREMIUM JAZZ | Quintet

A scintillating musical journey through the 1920's, 1930's and beyond, with New Zealand's premiere prohibition era jazz group.

Dixon Nacey

JAZZ GUITARIST | BAND LEADER

Dixon performs in and directs his own ensembles, small and large, from jazz to Latin and funk.