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Skinny Williams Cocktail Music

Jazz Band from Chicago, IL - Will travel up to 100 miles
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MEMBER SINCE 2016
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$400 - $6000 per event
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About
The Skinny Williams Group is a versatile Ensemble focusing on "Cocktail Music". They specialize in current pop hits and jazz familiars. They give you and your guests the best musical performance tailored to your event. Skinny Williams is a recognized Chicago Jazz "Saxophonist".

Are you looking for the perfect live music for your event? CHICAGO MUSIC AWARD Nominee– Skinny Williams Cocktail Music is a diverse music group with an impeccable reputation for providing quality customized live entertainment! Solo, Duo, Trio, and larger bands available to fit your needs! Available for Corporate Events, Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthday Parties, Cocktail Parties, and all your special event needs, we want to help make your event the best it can possibly be! members hailing from the best in music today including Ramsey Lewis, Nick Colione, David Sanborn, George Duke Sheila E, Buddy Guy, and more! Read our testimonials, we have a flawless reputation and a guaranteed performance!
Looking for a larger or smaller group? Vocals, Guitar,Trumpet, and Trombone can be added to the lineup courtesy of some of Chicago's finest musicians. Any combination of instruments is available for any size group including solo, duo, trio, quartet and larger ensembles.
Need solo accompaniment? We are available for every event, including Ceremonies!
Skinny Williams Cocktail Music specializes in providing dazzling performances of your favorite Jazz / Swing / Latin / Motown/ R&B / Dance Standards, and is adaptable to any situation. Whether the event calls for background music, dance music, or original venue music, this is the Ensemble to call. .
Recent high profile performances include numerous Fortune 500 Corp. events for ,
Mcdonalds
Easter Seals
Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Chicago Jazz Festival
Diabetes Association
National Associated Retail Traders of Australia
Computer Discount Warehouse
Boeing Corporation
Chicago Special Events
Navy Pier Chicago
American Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons
Black Data Processors Association
Mcgraw Hill Corporation
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority
South Shore Jazz Festival
Cardinal Meats of Canada
Nubian Connection
Lake Ridge Point Association
Close up 2
Milliman Financial
City of Evanston
City of Calumet Park
Corporate Concierge Services
Clearbrook Inc.
Ann Sather Restaurants
Pete Millers Restaurants
Andy's Jazz Club
Old Town School Of Folk Music
Shakespeare Theatre
Pinstripes
Jazz Institute of Chicago
Backroom Chicago
Majestic Star Casino
Blue Chip Casino
On the Edge Productions
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Resnick Auto Group
Elkhart Central High School Indiana
Jazz Showcase
Club Owners United
Jass Oasis
Rich South High School
Chicago Children Musicians Fund
Embrace Your Style
Private Wealth Management
Taste of Joliet
Taste of Chicago
Spirit Cruise Lines
Concert Buro Rolf Shubert Germany
The Sirens Records
Dusable Museum
Chicago History Museum
Art Institute of Chicago
Museum Of Science And Industry
Shedd Aquarium
Willis Tower
John Hancock
Ritz Carlton
Intercontinental Hotel
and multiple festivals among many others
Skinny Williams Cocktail Music is respectful, prepared, and on-time with lots of energy and a great sound that will entertain! We GUARANTEE our performances!
FLEXIBLE QUOTES TO MEET YOUR BUDGET NEEDS!
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25+ GigMasters Bookings
Responds quickly to client requests
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2017!

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Mr. Williams is the consummate professional! He took our company holiday party up a notch by providing a festive and melodious ambiance and background. I had several people ask me where I found him and indicate that they thought he really added a touch of class to the event. Will definitely recommend him to anyone and book him again should I have an opportunity to do so.

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Mr Skinny Williams was the BEST EVER!!!! I AM PLANNING SOMETHING FOR MY WIFE AND I NEED HIM AGAIN!!!!!

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This is our 2nd year with Skinny Williams and he’s phenomenal!! We highly recommend him for any event.

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2020
Aug
29
Celebration
Chicago, IL
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2021
Apr
24
Wedding
Chicago, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2021
May
21
Wedding Reception
Chicago, IL
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
Dec
17
Corporate Function
Chicago, IL
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2019
Sep
23
Community Event
Lake Zurich, IL
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2019
Sep
22
Corporate Function
Lombard, IL
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
2019
Jul
27
Wedding Reception
Glenwood, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
Jun
29
Event
Chicago, IL
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
Jun
27
Corporate Function
Chicago, IL
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2019
Jun
22
Birthday Party (Adult)
Barrington, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
Jun
15
Festival
Kankakee, IL
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
2019
May
12
Wedding
Joliet, IL
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2019
May
6
Corporate Function
Chicago, IL
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
2019
Apr
30
Corporate Function
Chicago, IL
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
2019
Mar
31
Anniversary Party
Alsip, IL
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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Sway
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That's The Way Love Goes
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Thinker
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Thinking Out Loud
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Until You Come Back To Me
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Waiting for Tonight
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Waitin In Vain
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What Lovers Do
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When I'm 64
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Please note Skinny Williams Cocktail Music will also travel to Cicero, Berwyn, Oak Park, Forest Park, Hines, Lyons, Riverside, Brookfield, Maywood, River Forest, Summit Argo, Carol Stream, La Grange Park, Bellwood, Bedford Park, Melrose Park, Westchester, Burbank, Bridgeview, Hillside, Hinsdale, Hometown, La Grange, River Grove, Stone Park, Western Springs, Berkeley, Franklin Park, Justice, Norridge.
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