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Jazz Band from Chicago, IL Will travel up to 100 miles

  • Avg 5.0 | 51 Reviews
  • 109 Verified Bookings
  • Member Since 2004
  • 4 Awards & Badges
  • Accepts Online Payment
  • Starting at $500 per event

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The BMR4 is an accomplished Chicago jazz quartet , now performing for 15 years,that features some of the best players in the city including members of the Buddy Guy, Lonnie Brooks, and Patricia Barber bands. Current venues that the group are playing include Andy's Jazz Club, Shaw's Crabhouse, Pops For Champagne, Pete Millers (all locations), Navy Pier, United Center (Chicago Bulls), and official City of Chicago events/functions for the Mayor . The band also has released three recordings, and founding member Chris Bernhardt has performed at the Monterrey Jazz Festival, one of the most prestigious of its kind in the world. The BMR4 is a highly versatile group, and we have had much success with our clients.. We will tailor our musical selections to fit the event we are playing. Besides straight ahead jazz, BMR4 is exceptional at incorporating blues, funk, cajun, latin, soul-jazz, and R&B into the show. The BMR4 knows how to play upbeat music that will engage your audience, even if you're simply looking for background music for your event. No matter what your needs are, you can be assured that the group will perform a set worthy to the tastes of your clientele. We have had much success with The Bash clients, and we encourage you to use BMR4 for your event. Audio and video samples are available on our website.


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Avg 5.0 | 51 Reviews

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Review by Kennethia K.

Birthday Party (Adult)Reviewed on November 14, 2021From Chicago, IL

The band was great! Very professional and timely and my guests loved the selection of music! Thank you for making my birthday celebration that much more special!

Review by Jackie H.

CelebrationReviewed on June 11, 2021From Saint Joseph, MI

Awesome group. Super reliable. Would hire again in a heartbeat.

Review by David A.

WeddingReviewed on June 5, 2021From Glencoe, IL

Musicianship at a high level, band sounded great.

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Song List

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  • Ain't It Funky | James Brown
  • Cissy Strut | Meters
  • The Best Is Yet To Come
  • St. Thomas
  • Cantaloupe Island
  • Can't Take My Eyes Off You | Frankie Valli
  • Caravan | Duke Ellington
  • The Charleston
  • Come Rain Or Come Shine
  • Feelin Alright | Joe Cocker
  • Fly Me To The Moon
  • The Harder They Come | Jimmy Cliff
  • Do You Really Want To Hurt Me | Culture Club
  • Hey Nineteen | Steely Dan
  • Iko Iko
  • When The Saints Come Marching In
  • It Had To Be You
  • It's Your Thing | Isley Brothers
  • I've Got You Under My Skin
  • Josie | Steely Dan
  • Let's Misbehave
  • Let's Stay Together | Al Green
  • Save Your Love For Me | Nancy Wilson
  • Sookie Sookie
  • Star Eyes
  • Tequila
  • The Way You Look Tonight
  • What A Wonderful World | Louis Armstrong
  • What's Going On | Marvin Gaye
  • When I'n Sixty Four | The Beatles
  • You Are The Best Thing | Ray Lamontagne
  • All Of Me
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore | Duke Ellington
  • Girl From Ipanema | Stan Getz
  • Chicago ( My Kind Of Town)
  • Satin Doll
  • Take Five | Dave Brubeck
  • Take the A Train | Stevie Wonder
  • They Can't Take That Away From Me
  • You Are The Sunshine Of My Life | Stevie Wonder
  • Jump Jive and Wail
  • plus much, much more


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Date Selected: 12/3/2021

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Past Events

November 14, 2021 • Birthday Party (Adult)
Sun5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Chicago, IL
September 20, 2021 • Corporate Function
Mon5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Chicago, IL
June 11, 2021 • Celebration
Fri6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Saint Joseph, MI
June 5, 2021 • Wedding
Sat7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Glencoe, IL
April 25, 2020 • Community Event
Sat6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Rochester, IN
February 4, 2020 • Club Event
Tue8:00 PM - 11:00 PM Chicago, IL
December 31, 2019 • Restaurant Event
Tue8:30 PM - 11:30 PM Saint Charles, IL
November 13, 2019 • Corporate Function
Wed7:30 PM - 9:30 PM Chicago, IL
November 5, 2019 • Corporate Function
Tue5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Chicago, IL
October 23, 2019 • Concert
Wed7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Fox Lake, IL
October 16, 2019 • Corporate Function
Wed4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Chicago, IL
September 25, 2019 • Corporate Function
Wed6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Chicago, IL

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