Price Band: £800 to £995
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Current rating for Gypsy Spirit: 4.5 out of 5 (7 votes).
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The Gypsy Spirit have combined the classic sound of Parisian Hot Club with the swinging vocals of Sara, playing music from the swing and big band era, show tunes and bossa novas.
The band have been together since 2009 and consist of Sara on vocal, who has been performing all over the UK & Europe with various bands & on cruise ships since 2004.
Guitarist Jonny who was named "the English virtuoso" by 'GUITAR' magazine in 2004, has played countless gypsy jazz festivals with the likes of Bireli Lagrene, Lulu Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, to name a few. Second guitarist Jason, professional for 10 years. A very versatile player who has firmly established his name on the South Coast scene as a top swinging soloist & accompanist. Artists & bands he has played with include Joe Lee Wilson, Hai La Drum & Rockin' In Rhythm. Last but certainly not least, the talented bass player, Dan who has played with, among others, guitar hero John Etheridge, tenor titan Bobby Wellins, former Oscar Peterson drummer Bobby Durham, former McCoy Tyner drummer George Johnson. He also works as a freelance sideman, appeared with Jimmy Scott at Ronnie Scotts, and has been hired for countless recording sessions.
The band caters for weddings, corporate entertainment and private functions, and is always well presented and prompt. They travel with their own high quality compact sound system which takes less than 10 minutes to set up and pack down. The whole outfit fits in one car, making it a convenience in terms of parking spaces, and a reasonably green option. All enquiries will be dealt with efficiently, no waiting for days for a quote. This friendly, cheerful & highly professional bunch will make your event extra special.
Vocal - Danish singer, Sara has been performing all over the UK & Europe with various bands & on cruise ships. She is backed by the swinging & soloing top guitarists Jonny (Bireli Lagrene, Lulu Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg) & Jason (Joe Lee Wilson, Hai La Drum & Rockin' In Rhythm). And finally the best double bass on the South coast, Dan (John Etheridge, Jimmy Scott & Bobby Wellins).
We are flexible. Any queries, please get in touch.
acoustic guitar, vocals, sax and double bass line-up is a good option
Top-quality for authentic sound. Three AER compact amplifiers and one Euphonic Audio double bass amplifier.
South East based and will travel to these areas: South East, South West, Midlands, North East, North West, Scotland, Wales, Ireland.
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'You guys are good. Really good!'
Comment made after the band played a Xmas lunch for Paul Mccartney
-Sir Paul McCartney
"Live jazz played by Gypsy Spirit quartet. Exceptionally delivered by the beautiful vocals"
"A huge thank you to Sara & her band for making our wedding day so special & joyful"
"The band was excellent and catered so well to us, our friends and family. Everybody was loving the music and we are looking for an excuse to book you guys again. Amazing - thank you so much!"
Unique vocal gypsy jazz quartet.
Highly experienced & professional.
Suits both as background & for dancing.
The price brackets above should be used as a guide only as all quotes are bespoke.
Performance times for most acts except Tributes and some other Unique performers are usually 2 x 60 minute sets or 3 x 40 min sets.
(If you require the act to perform longer than these times you may incur extra costs.)
Travel costs vary depending on the act and will be included to the quote given to you by our agents.
Our acts would usually expect to arrive around 6pm and to be finished around midnight.
(If you need the act to arrive earlier or finish later there may be extra costs but these can be negotiated.)