Illinois Big Bands

Looking to book that big band sound? You’re in the right place! The Bash has a wide selection of talented jazz bands that you can book for any event, from a wedding to big band-themed school dance. Choose from the top-rated bands in Illinois.


Top Big Bands near Illinois (102 results)
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Tim Marin Orchestra

8 reviews
11 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Big Band from Lombard, IL (139 miles from Illinois)

The Tim Marin's "Nite Hawk Orchestra" combines big time class with big band brass. Bassist and arranger Tim Marin recently established this ensemble with a goal in mind of making the classic American big band sound acce...

Starting at
$3,000 per event
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Big Band Boom!

2 reviews
2 verified bookings
Big Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

+---+-- We Cover Your 5% Booking Fee --+---+ Big Band Boom! is an honest to goodness 17 piece big band and there is nothing that compares to that sound when you are able to experience in a live setting. No matter if...

Starting at
$800 per event
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Chicago Diamond Trio

77 reviews
173 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (152 miles from Illinois)

Are you looking for the perfect live music for your event? CHICAGO MUSIC AWARD WINNER and BEST OF CHICAGO BUSINESS AWARD WINNER – CHICAGO DIAMOND TRIO is a diverse music group with an impeccable reputation for providing...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Mike Knauf Music

87 reviews
153 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Are you looking for a jazz duo, trio, quartet or small jazz group? Do you need German or Irish musical entertainment for your event or club? We have our Die Musikmeisters German Band or Nippersink Rogues Irish Band. Ho...

Starting at
$300 per event

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Midnight

46 reviews
59 verified bookings
Cover Band from Tinley Park, IL (125 miles from Illinois)

MIDNIGHT is a seven piece Rock, Pop and Cover band that covers the best songs from the past 5 generations. We have performed throughout the Midwest for a number of years and will provide high quality musical entertainme...

Starting at
$900 per event

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Judy Bridges/JazzCats/HappyWanderers

28 reviews
67 verified bookings
virtual services offered
German Band from Aurora, IL (127 miles from Illinois)

Need a German band for your Oktoberfest party or Cultural Day? The Bridges Brass " The Happy Wanderers" German Band has played all the large and small Oktoberfests throughout Illinois and up to the Wisconsin Dells and La...

Starting at
$1,000 per event

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Patrick & the LVB

3 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Cover Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Patrick & the LVB - Chicago Cover Band / Top 40 Band / Party Band (Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Chicago, Denver, Orlando) Patrick Sieben has quickly become one of Las Vegas' top performers. He currently holds a 4 n...

Starting at
$1,000 per event

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Martini Lunch

24 reviews
59 verified bookings
Jazz Band from Elmhurst, IL (141 miles from Illinois)

Flash back to the early sixties when the Mad Men execs went out for a classy Martini Lunch accompanied by the sounds of Sinatra, Bobby Darin, and company. Besides providing cool backgrounds or hot swing, Martini Lunch a...

Starting at
$450 per event

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The Company Band

10 reviews
12 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

The Company Band is one of Chicago's premier bands known for its versatility and talented members. The Company Band is putting its own spin on the music industry by giving people a combination of music genres creating de...

Starting at
$3,600 per event

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Gold Standards & Jazz Ensembles!

12 reviews
24 verified bookings
Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (150 miles from Illinois)

Averaging 300+ performances annually nationwide for corporate events, galas, and receptions of all types, Gold Standards & Jazz Ensembles reaffirms its reputation for professionalism and musical excellence with each enga...

Starting at
$700 per event

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Skip Towne And The Greyhounds

5 reviews
9 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Blues Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Chicago's Skip Towne & The Greyhounds personify hard driving, heartfelt classic blues, jazz, swing, ballads, and downright good time Rockin' Blues that you can't refuse!. The band has been regularly performing acoustical...

Starting at
$800 per event

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Ring Of Music Corporate Event Band

4 reviews
11 verified bookings
Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

We are based out of Chicago, IL, and perform nationally and internationally for weddings, festivals, corporate events, fundraiser events, universities, private parties, and live music venues. Providing a variety of appro...

Starting at
$300 per event

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Ring Of Music Dance Band

1 review
3 verified bookings
Dance Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Real Musicians, Real Music! We are based out of Chicago, IL, and perform nationally and internationally for weddings, festivals, corporate events, universities, private parties, and live music venues. Providing a vari...

Starting at
$1,900 per event

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Martini Lunch

5 reviews
10 verified bookings
Jazz Ensemble from Chicago, IL (149 miles from Illinois)

Flash back to the early sixties when the Mad Men execs went out for a classy Martini Lunch accompanied by the sounds of Sinatra, Bobby Darin, and company. Besides providing cool backgrounds or hot swing, Martini Lunch a...

Starting at
$600 per event

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Sam Fazio Music

2 reviews
3 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (154 miles from Illinois)

Sam Fazio's music is hip, elegant and bold. He puts a wonderful new spin on the songs we love. Whether he's singing a swing standard, pop classic or love ballad, his soulful yet classic style comes shining through. Sam's...

Starting at
$500 per event

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Brassworks Music Productions

3 reviews
3 verified bookings
Dance Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Brassworks Music Productions provides excellent Music & Entertainment for concerts, corporate events, private parties, receptions, weddings, ceremonies, and church services. Past clients include: Airgas Corp., McDonald's...

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Background Jazz Trio/Quartet

Jazz Band from Chicago, IL (148 miles from Illinois)

Live Background Jazz provides classy background jazz for private events!

Starting at
$900 per event

Hit-N-Miss

Big Band from Joliet, IL (114 miles from Illinois)

Hit-n-Miss is one little act with ONE BIG SHOW!!! A Las Vegas/Branson style male and female duo perfoming hit dance,jazz and big band music from the 1920's - 1950's. Bill Ricci II is a show within the show,...

Starting at
$150 per event

Swing Jazz Band

Big Band from Chicago, IL (147 miles from Illinois)

Percussionist * Drummer * Band Leader * * With his edgy style and innovative beats, jazz and blues drummer Isaiah Spencer has carved out a unique reputation in Chicago and on the national and international music...

Starting at
$450 per event

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Steve Shininger & The ShinSings Orchestra

11 reviews
18 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Saint Louis, MO (113 miles from Illinois)

Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Brian Setzer, James Taylor, Gordon Lightfoot, Glenn Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington... The ShinSings Orchestra covers all these artists and MORE!!! Featuring the vocal talents of Steve S...

Starting at
$300 per event

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The Matt McCallie Orchestra

7 reviews
20 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Saint Louis, MO (113 miles from Illinois)

The Matt McCallie Orchestra is the second largest professional orchestra in St Louis, MO. We provide many types of ensembles covering: Top 40 Rock Pop Oldies Country Motown Soul R&B Funk Disco Classic Rock Folk Bluegras...

Starting at
$175 per event

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Tuxedo Junction Dance Orchestra

6 reviews
34 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Swing Band from Dayton, OH (250 miles from Illinois)

This is the real deal. This is a 3214 big band. This was the format that dominated the regional band scene through out the 30's, 40's and 50's. We have recaptured the scores, the instrumentation and feeling of the great...

Starting at
$650 per event

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Different Hats Dance Orchestra 7,11 Or 18 Piece(s)

42 reviews
77 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Cincinnati, OH (247 miles from Illinois)

We are the group for the cherished events in your life. We love to play Swing, Jazz, Dixieland, Ragtime, Jump, Jive and Wail! We are the top rated band in our category on GigMasters in the Tri State area! We a...

Starting at
$950 per event

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Casino Players Orchestra & Sinatra Tribute Show

19 reviews
48 verified bookings
Jazz Orchestra from Cincinnati, OH (247 miles from Illinois)

We are excited to report that in our first five full years on GigMasters, we were awarded their Most Booked Jazz Orchestra honor for all of the U.S.A. and Canada for 2015, 2016, 2017,2018 and 2019! We perform music fro...

Starting at
$400 per event

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The Company Band

6 reviews
10 verified bookings
virtual services offered
Dance Band from Indianapolis, IN (157 miles from Illinois)

The Company Band is one of the Midwest's premier bands known for their versatility and talented members. The Company Band is putting its own spin on the music industry by giving people a combination of music genres creat...

Starting at
$3,600 per event
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