Heather was first bitten by the performance buzz at the Globe Theatre, which compelled her to study music at Trinity College. Her musical prowess, effervescent personality, and charismatic presence has made her a sought after artist. She’s played with many big hitters on the jazz circuit including Roy Ayres, Marcus Printup, Michael Franti and Neneh Cherry.
Heather is clocking up air miles with invitations to play private parties for the likes of Michael Caine, Prince William, Richard Branson, Madonna, Al Pacino and Jodie Kidd.
For lively club crowds, she teams up with international DJs, including Norman Jay, Jeremy Healey or Kelly Marie lacing jazzy riffs with uplifting dance music. HedKandi, Café Del Mar and Soho House do’s in Cannes are regular haunts.
The Old Dirty Brasstards are a 10 piece band, who have gained an enviable reputation for their bold and innovative approach to introduce brass music to brand new audiences.
“Old Dirty Brasstards won over the crowd instantly with people pleasing covers of ‘Uptown Funk’, Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ and ‘Happy’ by Pharrell.”
The tweed-clad 10-piece brass and drum collective comprises of some of London’s leading freelance musicians, playing an eclectic fusion of pop, rock, hip hop, R&B, funk and soul covers that never fail to get any dance floor jumping with joy.
ODB has brought its uniquely entertaining and energetic style to several major music festivals across the UK, including Bestival, Glastonbury, Latitude and Secret Garden Party. Other top venues include Fabric, the Forum, Hammersmith Apollo, Koko and Scala, along with residencies at Brooklyn Bowl and the Brixton, Camden & Shoreditch Blues Kitchens.
“If you’ve never heard Take That’s ‘Never Forget’ blasted through a trombone, frankly you haven’t lived.”
— Time Out
Get yourselves down to the best drum ‘n’ brass night in town!
Maxx is a top club saxophonist performing across the globe at venues in London, New York, Paris and Milan.
Maxx has played with prolific artists such as Basement Jaxx, Rob Da Bank and Alexandra Burke.
The addition of an LED lit saxophone elevates the nightclub feel to any event.
In London, since graduating on a scholarship from the prestigious Trinity College of Music, he works in venues such as the Kensington Roof Gardens, Claridge’s and Ronnie Scotts.
Libby has been lucky enough to meet and work with some extremely talented musicians, performing for Her Majesty The Queen and at concert venues such as the O2 Arena, Shepherd’s Bush Empire and the Royal Albert Hall. Corporate events have seen her at Somerset House, the Royal Academy of Art and The Gherkin, while her work on the club circuit with Hed Kandi has taken her to the hottest clubs and festivals around Europe.
Whilst much of her time is spent performing and recording with pop, funk, soul and jazz outfits, as well as dedicating time to classical music, in recent years Libby has also enjoyed the increasingly popular genre of working alongside DJs, playing anything from the latest house tracks to chilled out background music.
Whatever the style, Libby is a skilled performer who never fails to engage with her audience.
Jacob is one of London’s most recognisable and in-demand saxophonists. He has experience working live and in recording sessions for varied bands and artists, as well as working on independent films radio and TV and for live gigs across the world.
Credits include work for BBC Radio & TV, ITV, Channel 4, E4’s ‘Made in Chelsea’ appearances for fashion houses including Aspinal of London and Bally of Switzerland and for venues such as the Royal Academy of Arts and so on.
Jacob can jam alongside a DJ at a club night, or play jazz numbers at a product launch and is truly versatile and highly talented.
Chez’s passion is for jazz, funk and soul. Combining the sax with flute and clarinet has led her to playing on the main stages of Wembley Stadium (London), The NIA (Birmingham), Newton’s Nation (Australia), Alliance Francaise (Zambia) and in many more international locations.
She is one of our most popular and versatile saxophonists, playing for everyone from Aspinal of London to the Royal Academy of Arts. Ever versatile, she can jam along to a DJ playing house music or play vintage jazz classics at a formal event.
Chez has been lucky to support some amazing artists including Nile Rogers, Jaz Dhami, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Thunder, Tony Hadley, Shane Richie and Gareth Gates, as well as playing for leading record labels such as Hed Kandi and Sony Music.
Polished, unique and dependable, Chez is fast becoming a prominent female artist on the London jazz and pop scene.
Chez’s jazz duo adds a touch of jazzy sophistication to any event.
Multi-talented Chez can alternate between playing the saxophone, clarinet and flute during each set, and can also accompany the pianist and sing across many tracks. Whether it’s vintage jazz classics you’re after, or more modern jazz numbers, the duo can adapt their set list to your needs. With the addition of a double bass, the duo can increase to a trio if required.
They have played all over London at numerous private parties and corporate events including playing at some of London’s top venues such as the Royal Academy of Arts and the Museum of London.
Chez has been lucky to support some fantastic artists including Nile Rogers, Jaz Dhami, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Thunder, Tony Hadley, Shane Richie and Gareth Gates, as well as working with leading record labels such as Hed Kandi and Sony Music.
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