The Statesmen

Jazz Band

3 - 5 Musicians

From £1133

Planning an event that oozes magnificence? The Statesmen are a jovial jazz band who can provide the perfect background entertainment for elegant affairs. Regular performers on the London jazz scene at prestigious venues such as Ronnie Scott’s, 606 and Hideaway, this skillful band play both jazz standards and modern classics with a jazz twist.
 

Booking Options

So you think The Statesmen are the band that’s just right for you and your event, but you want to find out more about what they offer? Below you can browse their line up options, recommended packages, premium upgrades, sample set lists and helpful FAQ!

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Three Musicians

Prices from £867
A great option for those limited on space or needing a more budget friendly option. Includes a male singer, guitarist and saxophone.

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Four Musicians

Prices from £1133
This is our recommended line up perfect for all occasions and great value for money. Includes a guitarist, saxophone, double bassist and drummer.

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Five Musicians

Prices from £1400
If you want us to entertain and  impress your guests there’s no better way than with our five piece band. Includes a male singer, guitarist, saxophone, double bassist and drummer.

Standard Package

Our Standard Package is a great option for all budgets and is suitable for daytime or evening entertainment.

Plus Package

Our Plus Package adds an additional set for your drinks reception to compliment a full evenings entertainment.

Ultimate Package

Our Ultimate Package has live music for every step of your day; wedding ceremony, drinks reception and evening entertainment.

Add A Musician

Want to have that full jazz band sound? No problem add a singer, keyboard player, bass player, drummer or saxophone to any of our line ups.

Ceremony Performance

Hire our incredible musicians to play a prelude as guests arrive and as an accompaniment through the processional, register signing and recessional.

Daytime Entertainment

Need live music for your drinks reception or meal? We can provide that too with our classy jazz sets available as a duo or full band.

Extended Sets

Can’t get enough of that swing? Extend our standard performance time from 2 x 45 minutes to 2 x 60 minute sets and keep your guests jiving!

Event Production

Planning on having a large guest list? You need our production package with an upgraded sound system, additional lights and staging to make the most of the occasion.

Set 1

L-O-V-E

The Way You Look Tonight

When You’re Smiling

Fly Me To The Moon

Sway

What A Wonderful World

Orange Coloured Sky

Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps

Me And Mrs. Jones

Our Love is Here to Stay

Cheek To Cheek

Moanin’

On The Sunny Side Of The Street

Try A Little Tenderness

You Make Me Feel So Young

Set 2

Straighten Up and Fly Right

Tea For Two

But Not For Me

The Girl From Ipanema

Come Fly With Me

Georgia On My Mind

It Could Happen To You

Summertime

How Deep Is Your Love?

Lovely Day

Stand By Me

My Girl

Isn’t She Lovely?

Crazy

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You

How much do the statesmen cost?

Prices start from £795 on peak dates throughout the year. Get in touch for a more accurate quote.

What songs are on their repertoire?

The Statesmen perform traditional and contemporary Jazz. Get in touch to read their full song list.

How far do they travel?

The Statesmen are based in London, but travel UK wide and internationally.

What line-up options are available?

The Statesmen can go from a trio all the way up to a quintet. Browse their booking options to add saxophone, piano, double bass and drums.

What's included in their standard package?

Male fronted 3 piece band, 2 x 45 minute live sets and a first dance song request.

Do they provide daytime entertainment?

Yes. The Statesmen are suitable for both daytime and evening entertainment. Choose the size of the band you want and an arrival time to suit you. 

Do they provide a DJ?

No. If you’d like to book a DJ please get in touch.

Can they learn and perform my first dance?

Yes. The Statesmen offer to learn and perform your first dance free of charge. 

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Three Musicians

Prices from £867
A great option for those limited on space or needing a more budget friendly option. Includes a male singer, guitarist and saxophone.

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Four Musicians

Prices from £1133
This is our recommended line up perfect for all occasions and great value for money. Includes a guitarist, saxophone, double bassist and drummer.

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Five Musicians

Prices from £1400
If you want us to entertain and  impress your guests there’s no better way than with our five piece band. Includes a male singer, guitarist, saxophone, double bassist and drummer.

Standard Package

Our Standard Package is a great option for all budgets and is suitable for daytime or evening entertainment.

Plus Package

Our Plus Package adds an additional set for your drinks reception to compliment a full evenings entertainment.

Ultimate Package

Our Ultimate Package has live music for every step of your day; wedding ceremony, drinks reception and evening entertainment.

Add A Musician

Want to have that full jazz band sound? No problem add a singer, keyboard player, bass player, drummer or saxophone to any of our line ups.

Ceremony Performance

Hire our incredible musicians to play a prelude as guests arrive and as an accompaniment through the processional, register signing and recessional.

Daytime Entertainment

Need live music for your drinks reception or meal? We can provide that too with our classy jazz sets available as a duo or full band.

Extended Sets

Can’t get enough of that swing? Extend our standard performance time from 2 x 45 minutes to 2 x 60 minute sets and keep your guests jiving!

Event Production

Planning on having a large guest list? You need our production package with an upgraded sound system, additional lights and staging to make the most of the occasion.

Set 1

L-O-V-E

The Way You Look Tonight

When You’re Smiling

Fly Me To The Moon

Sway

What A Wonderful World

Orange Coloured Sky

Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps

Me And Mrs. Jones

Our Love is Here to Stay

Cheek To Cheek

Moanin’

On The Sunny Side Of The Street

Try A Little Tenderness

You Make Me Feel So Young

Set 2

Straighten Up and Fly Right

Tea For Two

But Not For Me

The Girl From Ipanema

Come Fly With Me

Georgia On My Mind

It Could Happen To You

Summertime

How Deep Is Your Love?

Lovely Day

Stand By Me

My Girl

Isn’t She Lovely?

Crazy

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You

How much do the statesmen cost?

Prices start from £795 on peak dates throughout the year. Get in touch for a more accurate quote.

What songs are on their repertoire?

The Statesmen perform traditional and contemporary Jazz. Get in touch to read their full song list.

How far do they travel?

The Statesmen are based in London, but travel UK wide and internationally.

What line-up options are available?

The Statesmen can go from a trio all the way up to a quintet. Browse their booking options to add saxophone, piano, double bass and drums.

What's included in their standard package?

Male fronted 3 piece band, 2 x 45 minute live sets and a first dance song request.

Do they provide daytime entertainment?

Yes. The Statesmen are suitable for both daytime and evening entertainment. Choose the size of the band you want and an arrival time to suit you. 

Do they provide a DJ?

No. If you’d like to book a DJ please get in touch.

Can they learn and perform my first dance?

Yes. The Statesmen offer to learn and perform your first dance free of charge. 

"They were brilliant!! We had so many compliments about the choice of band. You had everyone up dancing like we had hoped for and had exactly the right attitude to the whole thing. My wife and I thought they were superb and we’ve never seen a dance floor so full for so long at a wedding."

Peter Bentley

Wedding Client

"Couldn't have been more flexible, accommodating or friendly when organising! They absolutely smashed the sets, with some great ways of getting people relaxed, and up having fun. Even our 89 year old grandma was up dancing! Great range in their repertoire to cater for a wide variety of tastes, couldn't recommend more!"

Rebecca Hookins

Wedding Client

"We booked Heatwave for our wedding back in August and they were amazing!!!! Before the event they were really great at corresponding with us and sorting out the finer details. We couldn't recommend them enough and already know of two guests considering them for their own weddings. Thanks guys you made it even more memorable!"

Kirsty Hildred

Wedding Client

"Thanks guys for a brilliant night of music and your professionalism throughout. You made the evening great fun for everyone who attended our wedding and all our guests had a great time. Also very easy to deal with and organise timings etc in the build up to our big day. Thanks again, all the best!"

James Doubleday

Wedding Client

"A massive thank you for being so amazing! All our friends and family have been saying how great you were. You got everyone up on the dance floor and they never left! We loved the interaction you had with our guests as well! We can't recommend you enough! Thank you so much!"

Jessica Blackmore

Wedding Client

"Thank you for making our wedding the perfect day. We wanted a party and for every minute to be fun and you guys accomplished this and more. We could not fault you guys and would recommend you to everyone. Seriously WE LOVED YOUR WORK, ENERGY AND MUSIC STYLE. Anyone that reads this BOOK BOOK HEATWAVE NOW!!!!"

Danny Shelf

Wedding Client

"You were fantastic - thank you so much for the fabulous performance and energy at our wedding last month. All of our guests haven't stopped talking about you since - you kept the dance floor full all evening. For anyone currently trying to decide whether to book Heatwave for a wedding or function, DO IT NOW!"

Elin Davies

Wedding Client

Get In Touch

If you have a wedding that’s looking for live music we’d love to hear from you! Arrange a video call at a time convenient for you and we’ll be there to answer your questions and advise you on everything you need to know. 

Alternatively, complete the contact form below to receive a bespoke no obligations quote. If you believe that music matters like we do, then get in touch today!

Get In Touch Adam & Craig

Get In Touch

If you have a wedding that’s looking for live music we’d love to hear from you! Arrange a video call at a time convenient for you and we’ll be there to answer your questions and advise you on everything you need to know. 

Alternatively, complete the contact form below to receive a bespoke no obligations quote. If you believe that music matters like we do, then get in touch today!

Get In Touch Adam & Craig

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