5 Songs to Ask a Live Jazz Band to Play

A live jazz band is a perfect solution if you’re looking for something to light up your special day!

Hiring a New York wedding band will bring your wedding celebration to life with exciting live music. From classic standards to contemporary covers, live jazz bands are experts at creating unforgettable moments and providing an elegant atmosphere!

When choosing the right live jazz band for your wedding, several great songs can help make your event memorable. Here are five songs you should ask your live jazz band to play!

  • “Fly Me To The Moon” by Frank Sinatra

This timeless classic will add a touch of sophistication and romance to any wedding celebration. It’s one of those songs everyone knows, and your live jazz band will perform it with skill and passion!


  • “Take The a Train” by Duke Ellington

This upbeat 1940s swing classic is a must-have for any live jazz band. Its playful energy will get your guests on their feet and dance the night away!


  • “The Girl from Ipanema” by Antonio Carlos Jobim

This sultry Brazilian bossa nova tune has captivated listeners since its release in the 1960s. It creates romance and intimacy at any wedding ceremony or reception!


  • “Autumn In New York” by Billie Holiday

This melancholic classic from Billie Holiday is a beautiful choice for live jazz wedding music. We guarantee it will evoke nostalgia in all your guests!


  • “All Of Me” by Ella Fitzgerald

Last but not least, countless artists have covered this classic 1930s song over the years! Its soulful melody will add a timeless elegance to any live jazz performance.


Book a live jazz and swing band for your special day, and get ready to have your guests dancing and singing along to these five beloved classics. With these songs, your wedding celebration will be an unforgettable experience!

Book Alex Levin Music to cover your New York wedding, and we’ll play these fantastic songs and thrill you and your guests like few other bands can!

We’re passionate about what we do, but we’re also professionals who understand every couple desires a unique celebration that reflects and celebrates their love; we’ll give you these and so much more!

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