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Groups and Bands for weddings, parties and functions
 
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Formby Village

Groups and Bands for weddings, parties and functions
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Harlequin
Best Party Bands
Harlequin are a very popular band from Formby.  North West England based but nationally performing, professional events band, catering for all functions and musical events.

Liverpool has produced many great bands and Harlequin are another in the production line. Like many of the best bands in England, Harlequin have gained their popularity through energetic performances, shifting effortlessly between modern classics, disco, soul, reggae and rock and roll, filling dance floors with tried and tested hits whenever they play. Harlequin perform a huge repertoire of songs chosen with every age group in mind (played at a volume to suit you!)

http://www.harlequinmusic.co.uk/index.php?class=corp

 

Tony West Entertainment

People of Formby are very lucky to have one of the foremost U.K. entertainment agencies on their doorstep. Tony West Entertainments are famous throughout the country for the high quality of the performers on their books.

http://www.tonywestents.co.uk/index.html

 Tony West Entertainments
 

 

 
 
 


 
 
 
Citizen
Confetti wedding magazine described Citizen as 'the busiest function band in the North West due to their enormous versatility and the sheer variety of musical styles they play'.
Citizen would be the perfect entertainment for your wedding or function in Formby, Merseyside.
Citizen normally play three forty minute sets or two one hour sets. They can provide background music on CD before the performance starts, or between breaks at no extra charge and can also recommend a professional DJ for a top quality evening
http://www.citizenband.co.uk/
Email: phil@citizenband.co.uk
Telephone: 0151 342 8024
Mobile: 07950 869303

 


Chameleon
So what do you get when you book Chameleon?
You get a band featuring some of the most experienced and respected professional musicians in the UK.
You get a 'tried and tested' repertoire of classic dance floor hits.
You get the guarantee that we will make sure the music and atmosphere at your wedding or event is fantastic.
Chameleon receive many unsolicited letters and cards of thanks. Here's what our clients have to say.
"I'd just like to say a huge thank you to you for a fantastic evening on Saturday. We had a great time and I've received copious compliments on the bands' performance. I'm confident it will bring you some future bookings"
. Helen Young - 19th January 2008, Collingwood Memorial Hall.
http://www.britnett-carver.co.uk/chameleon/index.html

 
 
THE LIVERPOOL COUNTRY DANCE BAND

Unlike most country-dance bands, we provide a MIXTURE of dance styles, usually including dances from Scotland, Ireland and Wales, as well as English dances.,
As we are a BarnDance/Ceilidh band, we do NOT offer "Line" dancing, Pop music, Country & Western, Rock music, or other un-related music.
We can give your evening a "theme", with one of the British "nationalities" predominant.
If you have a good number of experienced dancers, we can call many advanced dances too.
We can arrange lessons prior to any event.
Look at some of our dances
 
lcdb@talktalk.net
 
http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/
gerry.jones/lcdb.html
 
 
 
SPLASH ALLEY
 Rock covers band based in West Yorkshire. AC DC, THIN LIZZY,BOSTON, WHITE SNAKE, BON JOVI, UFO, FREE, GUNS N ROSES, GOLDEN EARRING, Z Z TOP.   1st class professional lighting for a "Big Rock Show" whatever the size of the venue, local pubs to large outdoor concerts.
Mobile: 07963 162008
 
 http://www.splashalley.co.uk/
 
 
 
Abba Arrival
ABBA tribute band.
All the style class and energy of the originals. Perfect for a wedding, corporate function or party in Formby, LIverpool, Merseyside or elsewhere.
http://www.abba-arrival.co.uk/
 
MANAGEMENT:
RON MARTIN
Ron Martin Management
Dorset House
Wimborne
Dorset
England
BH21 1JH
Tel: +44 ( 0 ) 1202 881 247
e-mail : ron@ronmartin.co.uk
AGENCY:
Roger Allen Management
Howard House,
Hilsea
Hampshire
England
PO2 9PS
Tel: +44 ( 0 ) 2392 654820
e-mail
:roger@rogerallenmanagement.com
 
 
3 Men & A Bass
Three Men & A Bass play all your favourites with their own unique style and versatility. .blues to jazz, jump jive to swing, from timeless standards to the sweet sounds of motown and soul,  
http://www.threemenandabass.com/
Leigh on 01535 213130/662217 or email
threemenandabass@googlemail.com
 

 

 

 

 

 

 
The Long Lost Cousins
The Long Lost Cousins are an entertaining and accomplished 5-piece function band from north west England, specialising in classic hits from the jukebox era, particularly rock'n'roll, soul, Motown & country from the 50s, 60s and 70s. The ideal party band for your function or wedding in Formby, Merseyside.
Great entertainment guaranteed with The Long Lost Cousins.
Weddings - Birthdays - Anniversaries - Functions - Corporate Events - Pubs - Clubs - Parties
EMAIL:
band@longlostcousins.co.uk
PHONE: 07929 064532
 MYSPACE: www.myspace.com/
thelonglostcousins
http://www.longlostcousins.
co.uk/
 
 
 
Notable Music specialises in providing Professional Musicians for your Wedding Day, be it for the daytime or evening celebrations.
Established in 1986 by Musician Glenys Carroll, Notable Music are members of the Agent's Association of Great Britain and
the Association of Professional Wedding Services.
We can provide music all day for your wedding in Formby, Merseyside. Music will greet your guests upon arrival, followed by the Bride's choices for her entry, signing of the Register and exit with the Groom. It adds warmth and intimacy to the occasion.
The Musicians will then move to the area for the Drinks Reception to keep your guests entertained. This is important as the Bride and Groom are often busy with the photographer for some time.
The most popular choices are:
- Harpist
- Classical Guitarist
- String Trio
- String Quartet
- Saxophone (Solo or Accompanied)
- Pianist
- Scottish or Irish Piper
Telephone:
0151 342 3955
Fax:
0151 342 3955
http://www.notable-music.com/contact.html
 
 

Zwei
We are a 2 piece wedding band from the Glasgow area, and provide music for all function types and tastes. Although only a 2 piece our sound comes across as a full band but the simple set up makes us versatile in ways other bands are not. We can provide you with a CD or DVD to allow you to hear our sound. (Visit our website to hear the music straight away.) . . As well as the band we can offer a complimentary DJ service or the DJ can be hired as a stand alone music provider for your function. . . Zwei have provided the musical entertainment for many weddings and functions and we are willing to travel to play for your evening. Glasgow Scotland Scotland
Mobile:0773 605 3507
http://www.zwei.co.uk/

 
ABBA Swede Dreamz
ABBA tribute band
 Waterloo to  Thank You For The Music, Swede Dreamz delivers a quality ABBA tribute show which is fully self-contained and features all of ABBA's greatest and memorable. . . Superb live vocals and harmonies throughout, stunning hand-made replica costumes and a fantastic lightshow (with optional stage haze), a Swede Dreamz ABBA tribute show really does capture all the magic and excitement of ABBA live!  Ideal for a wedding, corporate function or party in Formby, LIverpool, Merseyside or elsewhere. Carlisle Cumbria North West
 Contact Us

Email:
mail@swede-dreamz.co.uk

Telephone:
016977 41836
Calling from outside the UK +44 16977 41836

Mobile:
07711 888 633
Calling from outside the UK +44 7711 888 633

Postal Address:
Swede Dreamz ABBA Tribute
Bells Cottage
Banks
Brampton
Cumbria
CA8 2JH

http://www.swede-dreamz.co.uk/
 
Saxophone Player
Saxophone Player For Wedding Receptions in Formby, Liverpool, Merseyside.
Description: Solo Sax for your civil ceremony or Duo sax/piano(electric piano brought by us!) Trio sax/piano/double bass or full band with vocals for an evening.Demo CD and references free.Jazz,Swing,Latin,Sinatra,
Robbie.Cheshire,Yorks,
Derby,Midlands
 I have played the Saxophone for 20 years,toured and recorded with singer Carmel including Ronnie Scotts,Montreux Jazz Festival and "The Falling" LP(CD) on London Records. I have also toured for the Arts Council with my own
group.
Work has included:
The Commonwealth Games, The Midland Hotel, Harvey Nichols(Leeds), Bluecoat Gallery(L,pool), Asda, Picador Books(Carolanne Duffy), Pizza Express. Manchester Food Festival,10 years of Metrolink celebration
I have a large repertoire of suitable material
Phone Number: 0161 798 9700
Mobile Phone: 07966 538 639
Contact Person: Paul Baylis
http://www.livejazznorthwest.co.uk/
 
 
 
Sotto Voce Jazz Duo

Dinner jazz style guitar & tenor sax duo. Perform jazz, swing and latin favourites. Perfect for your wedding or function in Formby, Liverpool, Merseyside. Repertoire includes numbers made popular by Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Charlie Parker and Stan Getz. Composers include Gerswhin, Cole Porter, Antonio Carlos Jobim and Duke Ellington.
Weddings
Photographs
Sotto Voce is an ideal way to keep your guests entertained while you are being photographed.
Guests arrive/pre-dinner drinks
Give your reception drinks a real party feel with familiar tunes to break the ice.
Receiving line
Create a warm and welcoming atmosphere while you receive your guests. This can often take much longer than you imagine and live music will make waiting more enjoyable.
Wedding breakfast/dinner
The combination of guitar and tenor sax creates the ideal sound to provide a sophisticated dinner jazz mood.
First dance
Sotto Voce are ideally suited to the early part of the day rather than the late night party. However, we are often asked to link the two by including a live version of your special number for your first dance. Please ask in advance for your favourite tune.
Please note: we are also available as a trio or quartet if you are looking for late night party music.
guitar and tenor sax duo
0781 707 1539 or 07930 460359
info@sottovocejazz.co.uk
http://www.sottovocejazz.co.uk/