The Sound - Wedding Party Music and Corporate Event Entertainment

Tel:1300 738 735

the-sound-corporate-jazz-band-hire-melbournethe-sound-jazz-band-hire-melbourne-eventsThe Sound have been busy performing at weddings, corporate and private functions for the last 10 years

 

The Sound features some of Melbourne’s finest musicians, they perform a wide variety of musical styles ranging from jazz ballads, through swing (appropriate for pre dinner drinks or back ground music), to latin, souland even rock and roll to really get the crowd dancing!

The repertoire covers a diverse range of material including songs made popular by Frank Sinatra, Ray Charles, Nina Simone, Dean Martin, Michael Buble, Tom Waits, Van Morrison, James Brown, The Kinks, The Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Prince, Kiss, Iggy Pop, Talking Heads etc.

THE SOUND: jazz / swing / blues / bossa nova / ballads / rock and roll / soul / latin / funk / pop

The Sound 3 piece:
Male vocals & snare percussion / shakers
Guitar
Double Bass

The Sound 4 piece:
Male vocals & snare drum percussion / shakers
Saxophone, Guitar, Double Bass, Drums

The Sound 5 piece: (highly recommended for dancing)
Male vocals & rhythm guitar
Saxophone
Lead guitar
Double & Electric bass
Drums

Smaller line ups of The Sound are available for wedding ceremonies or a roving set in the foyer.
Sax & guitar duo, or Sax, guitar, double bass trio

THE SOUND – REPERTOIRE
JAZZ, LATIN, RHYTHM & BLUES, CABARET, ‘JAZZish’ POP, etc

Ain’t Misbehavin’ – FATS WALLER
Alright, Okay, You Win – VARIOUS
Autumn Leaves – VARIOUS
Beyond The Sea – BOBBY DARIN, ROBBIE WILLIAMS
Bye Bye, Blackbird – VARIOUS
Cheek To Cheek – FRED ASTAIRE
Come Fly With Me – FRANK SINATRA
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – FRANK SINATRA
Early In The Morning – LOUIS JORDAN, HARRY NILSSON
Fever – PEGGY LEE
Fly Me To The Moon – FRANK SINATRA
A Ghost Of A Chance – FRANK SINATRA
Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good To You – VARIOUS
Georgia On My Mind – RAY CHARLES
God Bless The Child – BILLIE HOLIDAY
How Long Has This Been Going On – CHET BAKER
I Love The Life I Live – GEORGIE FAME, ROYAL CROWN REVUE
I’m Your Man – LEONARD COHEN
(I Say) Yeh Yeh – GEORGIE FAME
I Thought About You – FRANK SINATRA
I Got Rhythm – VARIOUS
It Had To Be You – FRANK SINATRA, HARRY CONNICK, Jr
I’ve Got You Under My Skin – FRANK SINATRA
I Was Made For Loving You – KISS
Jumping With Symphony Sid – LESTER YOUNG, JOE JACKSON
Lady Is A Tramp – FRANK SINATRA
Let’s Fall In Love – FRANK SINATRA
Let’s Get Lost – CHET BAKER
Mack The Knife – BOBBY DARIN
Moon River – ANDY WILLIAMS
Mr PC – JOHN COLTRANE
Muddy Water – VARIOUS
My Baby Just Cares For Me  – NINA SIMONE
My One And Only Love – CHET BAKER
Night And Day – FRANK SINATRA
One Note Samba – VARIOUS
On the Sunny Side Of The Street – VARIOUS
Ornithology – CHARLIE PARKER
(Our) Love Is Here To Stay – FRANK SINATRA
Moody’s Mood For Love – GEORGIE FAME, AMY WINEHOUSE
Moondance – VAN MORRISON
My Funny Valentine – FRANK SINATRA, CHET BAKER
Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps – DORIS DAY
Quando, Quando, Quando – VARIOUS
Satin Doll – FRANK SINATRA
Skylark – VARIOUS
Strollin’ – PRINCE
St Thomas – SONNY ROLLINS, MARK MURPHY
Summertime – VARIOUS
Sunny Afternoon – THE KINKS
‘Swonderful – VARIOUS
Tempation – TOM WAITS, DIANNA KRALL
That Old Feeling – CHET BAKER
There Will Never Be Another You – CHET BAKER
(Funny How) Time Slips Away – WILLIE NELSON, BRYAN FERRY, VINCE JONES
That Old Feeling – CHET BAKER
Too Close For Comfort – MEL TORMÉ
The Way You Look Tonight – FRED ASTAIRE
They Can’t Take That Away From Me – FRED ASTAIRE, ROD STEWART
This Guy’s In Love With You – HERB ALPERT
Watermelon Man – HERBIE HANCOCK
What A Difference a Day Made – DINAH WASHINGTON
What A Wonderful World – LOUIS ARMSTRONG
What Is This Thing Called Love – VARIOUS
Where Or When – FRANK SINATRA
Witchcraft – FRANK SINATRA
Work Song – NAT ADDERLEY
You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To – MEL TORMÉ
You’re Just Too Good To Be True – CHRIS MONTEZ

The Sound – ROCK, POP, FUNK, SOUL, DISCO, REGGAE, etc

Baby You Can Drive My Car – THE BEATLES
Bring It On Home To Me – SAM COOKE
Brown-Eyed Girl – VAN MORRISON
Common People – PULP
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – QUEEN
Cigarettes Will Kill You – BEN LEE
Dancing In The Street – MARTHA & THE VANDELLAS
A Girl Like You – EDWYN COLLINS
Gin-Soaked Boy – TOM WAITS
Goin’ Out West – TOM WAITS
Great Balls Of Fire – JERRY LEE LEWIS
Hallelujah, I Love Her So – RAY CHARLES
Have I Told you Lately – VAN MORRISON, ROD STEWART
The Heart of Saturday Night – TOM WAITS
High and Dry – RADIOHEAD
Higher Ground – STEVIE WONDER, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) – JAMES TAYLOR, MICHAEL BUBLE
Hump De Bump – RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS
If I Only Had A Brain – MC 900ft JESUS
I Got You (I Feel Good) – JAMES BROWN
I Heard It Through The Grapevine – MARVIN GAYE
I Knew the Bride (When She Used to Rock & Roll) – DAVE EDMONDS
Iko Iko – DR JOHN
I’ll Be Your Baby Tonight – BOB DYLAN, ROBERT PALMER
In The Midnight Hour – WILSON PICKETT, ROXY MUSIC
Into Your Arms – LEMON HEADS
(I Say) Yeh Yeh – GEORGIE FAME
It’s All Over Now – BOBBY WOMACK, RY COODER, THE ROLLING STONES
I Will Survive – GLORIA GAYNOR, CAKE
Jackie Wilson Said – VAN MORRISON, DEXY’S MIDNIGHT RUNNERS
The Jean Genie – DAVID BOWIE
Jockey Full Of Bourbon – TOM WAITS
Kansas City – VARIOUS
Kiss – PRINCE, TOM JONES
Leaps And Bounds – PAUL KELLY
Let’s Stay Together – AL GREEN
The Love Cats – THE CURE
Love is In the Air – JOHN PAUL YOUNG
Lust For Life – IGGY POP
A Message to You, Rudy – THE SPECIALS
Miss You – THE ROLLING STONES
Moondance – VAN MORRISON
The New Pollution – BECK
Oliver’s Army – ELVIS COSTELLO
The Outdoor Type – LEMONHEADS
Psycho Killer – TALKING HEADS
Red Red Wine – NEIL DIAMOND, UB40
Rain Dogs – TOM WAITS
Route 66 – THE ROLLING STONES
The Ship Song – NICK CAVE
Such Great Heights – THE POSTAL SERVICE, BEN FOLDS, IRON & WINE
Surfin’ USA – THE BEACH BOYS
Swordfishtrombone – TOM WAITS
Take Me To The River – AL GREEN, TALKING HEADS, BRYAN FERRY
Tequila
That’s Alright, Mama – ELVIS PRESLEY
These Boots Are Made for Walking – NANCY SINATRA, BOYS NEXT DOOR
The Tide is High – BLONDIE, ATOMIC KITTEN
You Never Can Tell – CHUCK BERRY
Under The Boardwalk – THE DRIFTERS, THE ROLLING STONES
Viva Las Vegas – ELVIS PRESLEY
Walkin’ The Dog – RUFUS THOMAS, THE ROLLING STONES
Walkin’ On The Sun – SMASHMOUTH
Walk On The Wild Side – DAVID BOWIE
Waterloo Sunset – THE KINKS
What’s New Pussycat – TOM JONES
Wonderful World – SAM COOKE