Below are our standard line ups. All our bands are customisable, so if there is something you’re looking for which you havent seen on our site – just drop us a line.
Big Band (19 piece)
Female & Male vocals, 5x saxophones, 4x trumpets, 4x trombones, guitar, bass, keys, drums.
Little Big Band (12 piece)
Female & Male vocals, 3x saxophones, 2x trumpets, 2x trombones, bass, keys, drums.
Party Band (8 piece)
Standard: Vocals, trumpet, tenor sax, trombone, keys, guitar, bass and drums.
Optional: Up to 5 lead or backing vocalists, up to 5 horns.
Soul Band (8 piece)
Vocals, trumpet, tenor sax, trombone, keys, guitar, bass and drums.
Options including – Party DJ, acoustic pop trio, guitar and vocals, cocktail piano, solo saxophone and more.
Yes…! Add percussion, extra vocalists, or some horns for huge impact. Slim down with just band and a singer without horns – anything is possible! Just drop us a line…
Mix and Match means you can have any combination of bands and extras, or even create your own bespoke band specially for your event.
Fees are completely dependent on which options you have chosen; as well as location, date and the times the band will be required.
Just drop us a line through out enquiries page giving as much detail as possible, and we’ll have a price to you within 24 hours.
Two or three 45 minute sets as standard, depending on your choice of package. However this, like all your other options, is also flexible – so just let us know what you’re looking for.
We play public live gigs as much as possible. The group with the most public dates is usually our full 19 piece big band – so, even if you are booking another of our ensembles, you’d be more than welcome to come and hear the full group to get a feel for the quality of our music. See our calendar for upcoming public dates.
Generally yes! But it can depend on the event we are playing. We almost always provide PA and lighting for functions such as weddings and parties, but for concerts and bar venues we may ask what you can help us with.
We are more than happy to play your first dance live. Depending on the music you require and the group you are booking, there might be a small charge to acquire or transcribe the music specially for you but this service is usually free or charge.
Yes we do – venues often ask for copies of these, so you can download them here: strictly-smokin.co.uk/pat-pli/