Big 6 Brass Band – Alternative Party Entertainment

Alternative party band

With female vocalist, sousaphone, trombone, trumpet, saxophone and drums, the London based, Big 6 Brass Band, fuses the foot tapping feel of a New Orleans street band with some of the most popular chart hits from the 20th and 21st century, and offer a refreshing alternative to the traditional party band. They offer ideal musical entertainment for any event that wants something a bit different. Perfect for wedding and drinks receptions, corporate events and parties. The band are great for either background music or dancing.

Bringing together musicians with a wealth of experience from a wide range of genres, Big 6 Brass Band is cooking on gas, and their sole mission is to entertain you and your guests! The band is a refreshing alternative to the traditional party band, and will add a unique touch to your event. The band create alternative renditions of modern pop songs with a few classics thrown in that's perfect for dancing. In addition to the modern repertoire, this versatile ensemble can also perform traditional New Orleans instrumental music for a lighter situation such as a drinks reception or during a meal.

Members of the band have worked with countless artists such as Martha Reeves, Take That, Shola Ama, David Essex, Grammy winning New York Voices, BBC BigBand, Clark Tracey, the James Taylor Quartet, the Glenn Miller Orchestra and the Nick Ross Orchestra as well as performing regularly in West End and touring shows.

London Based

The musicians are based in and around London. Let us know where you are having your wedding or party and we will organise a quote including all travel costs.


- Backstreets Back

- Ain't Nobody

- Treasure

- Hey Ya

- Happy


Vocal Songs

  • Pharell Williams – Happy
  • Daft Punk feat. Pharell Williams – Get Lucky
  • Rhianna – Only Girl in the World
  • Kings of Leon – Sex on Fire
  • John Legend – Ordinary People
  • Carly Rae Jepsen – Call Me Maybe
  • Journey – Don't Stop Believing
  • Cee Lo Green – Forget You
  • Beyonce – Crazy In Love
  • Jessie J – Price Tag
  • Jackson 5 – Blame it on the Boogie
  • Dolly Parton – 9 to 5
  • Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
  • Stevie Wonder – Signed, Sealed, Delivered
  • Cab Calloway – Minnie the Moocher
  • Gershwin – Summertime
  • Norah Jones – Turn Me On
  • Blues Brothers – Sweet Home Chicago 
  • Ghostbusters
  • Etta James – I Just Wanna Make Love To You
  • Peggy Lee – Fever
  • Pussycat Dolls – Sway
  • James Brown – I Feel Good
  • Snap! – Rhythm is dancer
  • S Club 7 – Reach
  • Basement Jaxx – Red Alert
  • Perfecto Allstarz – Reach up
  • Della Reese – Whatever Lola Wants
  • Caro Emerald – That Man
  • Artful Dodger – Moving too Fast
  • Katrina and the Waves – Walking On Sunshine
  • Jackson 5 – I Want You Back
  • Duffy – Mercy
  • The Trammps – Disco Inferno
  • Queen – Don't Stop Me Now
  • Taylor Swift – Shake it Off
  • Stevie Wonder – I Wish
  • Michael Jackson – Don't Stop Till You get enough
  • Lulu – Shout
  • Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – December 63
  • Eurythmics – Sweet Dreams
  • Robin S – Show Me love
  • Rose Royce – Carwash
  • Tina Turner – Simply The Best
  • Sister Sledge – We Are family
  • Mack Rice – Mustang Sally
  • Chic – Le Freak
  • Curtis Mayfield – Move Up On
  • Cheryl Lynn – Got To Be Real
  • Billie Holiday – The Very Thought of You

Instrumental Repertoire

  • Basin Street Blues
  • Bill Bailey
  • Bourbon Street Parade
  • Brooklyn (YoungBlood)
  • Cissy Strut
  • Darktown Strutters Ball
  • Chameleon
  • Hallelujah I love her so
  • I'm Walkin
  • Just a Closer Walk With Thee
  • Mercy Mercy Mercy
  • Mack the Knife
  • Treasure
  • St Louis Blues
  • The Chicken
  • Watermelon Man
  • When the Saints
  • Whooping Blues
  • Jungle Boogie
  • Dynamite
  • Tequila
  • Backstreet's Back
  • Caravan
  • Potato Head Blues
  • Take the 'A' Train
  • Sunny
  • The Preacher
  • The Stripper
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The band were sensational. Their high levels of energy and outstanding musicality created the perfect party atmosphere. Thank you so much!

Mr & Mrs Pearkes July 2014 Private Residence

Thank you once again for such wonderful entertainment last Saturday. Many of our guests are still talking about what a great time they had. We hope to be able to see you again soon!

Sally Logan May 2014 Strawberry Hill House, London

To book this alternative party entertainment for your wedding or event please get in touch using the contact form below.