Jazz Wedding Musical Reception Ideas For Today’s Bride

Watching cartoons as a child introduced me to jazz from the likes of Vince Gauraldi, George Gershwin, Neil Hefti, Dave Brubeck and others, I immediately sensed that music something very special. There are many jazz lovers out there today.  And, Jazz weddings are special and they are fun! You may choose from a wide selection of jazz bands for hire for your special event.

More and more brides today are seeking great jazz music ideas for wedding receptions. This brand of entertainment gives a wedding reception a clear, sophisticated departure from the typical thus making a definite statement.


#1  The jazz guitar trio blends influences from George Benson and Earl Klugh to Kenny Burrell and Herb Ellis pop standards to vocal and instrumental music recreated with a smooth groove that will give a wedding a surreal ambiance for listening, conversation and dancing. Best of all, the music played in a jazz style can easily be brand new, most popular songs!

#2 Instrumentation here includes, trumpet, drums, bass and a guitarist as a nucleus a bluesy jazz vocalist may be added, a sax player would bring out the best nostalgia as well as contemporary artists like Bony James and David Sanborn.

#3  The jazz horn band creates an jazz atmosphere blending big band swing music and all-time favorite standards to blues. There are marvelous possibilities to perform from Louie Armstrong’s “What A Wonderful World” to Glenn Miller’s Chattanooga Choo-Choo and In The Mood! Excite a crowd of all ages and get them on the dance floor as the fun ramps up. Latin and Brazilian flavor can easily be added too!

#4 The piano keyboard jazz band has many options and few limitations as the piano jazz trio is always, arguably, the most popular attention grabber for most events where jazz is featured.  One thing that accentuates this presentation is a classic upright bass fiddle player supplying a lush bottom with an underpinning sound that the other instruments lay on.

Start to make your Jazz wedding statement today. Ask for great Atlanta jazz musicians for hire to perform for your reception by calling (678) 467-8263 today! Or visit Blue Sky Atlanta Music & Entertainment at www.BlueSkyAtlanta.com. ~JT