The 10 Best Jazz Bands for hire in France For 2019 With Prices (Updated September 2020)

28 MAY 2019
Blog post by Adam Southall
Estimated read time: 3 minutes

France is home to some of the finest jazz bands for hire in Europe...bands that perform regularly at high-end corporate events and celebrity weddings.

In this blog post, we'll list out the 10 most popular jazz bands for weddings and events in France on FixTheMusic, based on the number of their confirmed bookings for 2020 and 2021.

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You'll see that there is a good range of jazz and swing styles and that many of the jazz bands offer something a bit different to make your wedding truly memorable.

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Here's the list of the 10 best jazz bands in France for 2019...

1. The Lyon Jazz Band
2. Le Pont-Neuf Swing Band
3. The Toulouse Gypsy Jazz Band
4. Silver Moon Jazz Band
5. The Provence Jazz Band
6. The Nice Soul Band
7. The Montpellier Jazz Collective
8. The Montpellier Swing Band
9. The Paris Jazz Band
10. Panthéon Gypsy Jazz Band

So let's take a closer look at the most in-demand jazz bands for hire in France this year...

1. The Lyon Jazz Band
Average booking price: €1,527 (as of September 2020)
Location: Lyon, France

The Lyon Jazz Band are a lively and charismatic jazz group in demand to perform at weddings and events in the South of France and throughout Europe.

They can perform in a range of genres from upbeat jazz and swing for dancing, full-blown gypsy jazz for a raucous party or relaxed background jazz when required.

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2. Le Pont-Neuf Swing Band
Average booking price: €2,666 (as of September 2020)
Location: Paris, France

Le Pont-Neuf Swing Band are in demand to perform at weddings, corporate events and private parties in France and throughout Europe.

They have a vast repertoire from swing and jazz to blues, pop covers and gypsy jazz.

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3. The Toulouse Gypsy Jazz Band
Average booking price: €1,304 (as of September 2020)
Location: Toulouse, France

One of the finest gypsy jazz groups in Europe, The Toulouse Gypsy Jazz Band have been making a name for themselves at public concerts, weddings, corporate events and parties in recent years.

They travel to perform throughout the South of France and internationally, including Spain, Italy and the Middle East.

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4. Silver Moon Jazz Band
Average booking price: €1,924 (as of September 2020)
Location: Paris, France

For more than 10 years, the musicians of Silver Moon Jazz Band have performed at birthdays, weddings and private parties in Paris, Hauts-de-Seine and Normandy.

Carried by the outstanding voice of American singer Jessica, Silver Moon Jazz Band stands out for its elegance and overflowing enthusiasm.

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5. The Provence Jazz Band
Average booking price: €1,332 (as of September 2020)
Location: Provence, France

The Provence Jazz Band offer you a jazz group composed of 3 to 7 professional musicians of your choice for live acoustic performances of the highest quality.

The repertoire includes Jazz standards from the 30s to the present day...Bebop, Swing, Bossa Nova, Latin Jazz and French Jazz songs.

So if you're looking to hire the finest jazz band Provence (France) has to offer for your wedding or event, get in touch with The Provence Jazz Band.

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6. The Nice Soul Band
Average booking price: €3,454 (as of September 2020)
Location: Nice, France

The Nice Soul Band is a jazz-inspired soul and pop covers band with an impressive repertoire of songs.

They are perfect for any wedding, corporate event or private party.

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7. The Montpellier Jazz Collective
Average booking price: €1,219 (as of September 2020)
Location: Montpellier, France

The Montpellier Jazz Collective is a jazz group made up of professional musicians based in Montpellier and its surroundings.

Rediscover through our repertoire the most beautiful pieces of jazz, bossa nova and French songs.

The Montpellier Jazz Collective has accompanied many events throughout the southern half of France...weddings, cocktails, vins d'honneur, birthdays, village festivals, etc.

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8. The Montpellier Swing Band
Average booking price: €1,745 (as of September 2020)
Location: Montpellier, France

The Montpellier Swing Band are in demand to perform at weddings, parties and corporate events in the South of France and throughout Europe.

They can entertain your guests with swing music for dancing, or perform more relaxed background music if you prefer.

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9. The Paris Jazz Band
Average booking price: €2,189 (as of September 2020)
Location: Paris, France

The Paris Jazz Band are a collective of professional jazz musicians based in Paris, France. Since 2009, they have been travelling throughout France and abroad for every type of event imaginable.

They have participated in the musical entertainment of more than 300 weddings, corporate cocktail receptions, birthdays, private parties, bachelor parties, festivals, concerts...

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10. Panthéon Gypsy Jazz Band
Average booking price: €1,304 (as of September 2020)
Location: Paris, France

Panthéon Gypsy Jazz Band are regarded as one of the finest Parisian jazz bands.

A young and dynamic group of musicians, they are in demand to perform throughout France at weddings, parties and high-end corporate events.

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We hope you've enjoyed reading this list of the best jazz bands France has to offer for hire in 2020.

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If you're planning your own wedding in France, what are your plans for the live music or entertainment on your special day? Tell us in the comments section below!

— Adam is a co-founder of FixTheMusic and works on everything from copywriting and marketing to design and user experience. He studied Music at Cambridge University. Adam is a keen pianist, and also learned cello and trumpet from an early age.