Wedding Entertainment at Chateau la Durantie With Prices (Updated March 2020)

12 SEPTEMBER 2019
Blog post by Adam Southall
Estimated read time: 4 minutes

Chateau la Durantie in the Dordogne is one of the most prestigious and popular wedding venues in France, and frequently hosts FixTheMusic's wedding bands and DJs to entertain.

Our carefully curated selection of local bands and musicians know the venue very well, as well as several of our UK-based groups who have travelled to perform there.

As you'll see from the list of our professional bands that have performed at Chateau la Durantie, FixTheMusic's cover bands perform in a variety of styles, from funk, blues, soul, acoustic, vintage and rock 'n' roll to R&B, Britpop, electro-swing and indie rock and pop covers.

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We also have a range of outstanding roaming bands, a particularly popular genre to add another dimension to your event.

Chateau La Durantie was built in 1840 by the Duke of Isly. They can hold weddings for up to 150 guests and host over 100 weddings every year.

The Chateau and the Coach House have been recently refurbished to an excellent standard of luxury accommodation.

Wedding bands on FixTheMusic have public liability insurance and PAT tested equipment.

Here's the list of our wedding bands and DJs that regularly perform at Chateau La Durantie...

1. Mixology Sax & DJ
2. Hyperfunk
3. High Jinx
4. The Chain
5. DJ George Jonathan
6. DJ Luke George
7. Willow Ceilidh Band

So let's take a closer look at these wedding entertainment options.

1. Mixology Sax & DJ
Average booking price: £1,817 (as of March 2020)
Location: Bordeaux, France

Mixology are a duo of saxophonist and DJ who regularly entertain at weddings, corporate events and parties in Bordeaux and throughout France.

Passionate about music since their childhoods, they take you on a tour through the genres of Funk, Disco, Pop, House and Soul.


2. Hyperfunk
Average booking price: £4,649 (as of March 2020)
Location: Lyon, France

Hyperfunk are a young and vibrant wedding band specialising in pop, soul and funk covers.

They are in demand to hire for weddings and events in the South of France and throughout Europe.

From laid-back soul to high-tempo songs to fill the dance floor, they have the right repertoire for any occasion!

So if you're looking to hire the finest wedding band Lyon (France) has to offer, get in touch with Hyperfunk.


3. High Jinx
Average booking price: £3,949 (as of March 2020)
Location: Cannes, Côte d'Azur, Provence, France

High Jinx are a professional wedding band on the French Riviera, who are in great demand to perform at events throughout the south of France and across Europe, especially in northern Italy.

Comprising four outstanding musicians, High Jinx offer pop and rock covers with a high-energy delivery to get your guests onto the dance floor!


4. The Chain
Average booking price: £1,488 (as of March 2020)
Location: London, UK

Graduates of Sir Paul McCartney’s Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts (LIPA), The Chain both sing with Obadiah accompanying on acoustic guitar.

What makes them stand out are their unique vocal harmony arrangements. Their repertoire spans many genres and styles covering songs of every decade from 1930s-2010s.

For the past five years, this experienced duo has performed at weddings, corporate events, private parties and as the resident duo on several cruise lines.


5. DJ George Jonathan
Average booking price: £1,149 (as of March 2020)
Location: London, UK

A gifted and versatile DJ, George has an in-depth understanding of all genres past and present.

From Funk, Disco & Soul to Hip Hop, Garage & modern House, George Jonathan can seamlessly bridge generational gaps with his selections and keep dance floors engaged until the lights come up!


6. DJ Luke George
Average booking price: £1,054 (as of March 2020)
Location: Bristol, UK

DJ Luke George is a highly sought after DJ with over 15 years of experience playing in top nightclubs and private events around the world.

Luke is driven by a deep passion for music and this is reflected in his high-energy, floor-filling Djing style.


7. Willow Ceilidh Band
Average booking price: £1,324 (as of March 2020)
Location: London, UK

Willow Ceilidh Band perform lively Scottish, Irish, English & Welsh folk music at weddings and events in London, Hampshire, Surrey, Sussex, Kent, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, Somerset, Wiltshire and beyond.

With fiddles, accordion, guitar & expert caller to teach the dances, we're a young, energetic and modern ceilidh band – guaranteed to get you dancing!

The band is particularly in demand at destination weddings in Europe. They have recently performed in Tuscany, Italy and have upcoming weddings in 2020 in Spain, France, Italy and Portugal.


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We hope you've enjoyed reading this list of the wedding bands the have experience of performing at this amazing venue.

FixTheMusic is a one-stop shop for booking outstanding professional musicians – and it's completely free for you to use.

Fill in the enquiry form to receive offers directly from hand-picked musicians. Once you've confirmed details with your preferred act, book and pay securely through our secure online checkout.

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.