Top Tips: Top 5 Brilliant Background Music Ideas
August 15 - Kevin

We all love a bit of music at an event, however sometimes clients don’t want a band that will get people on their feet and wanting to dance – they want something a bit more subtle for a drinks reception or a dinner. We therefore wanted to share with you five of our favourite music acts, ideal for background entertainment.


Tyburn are the perfect addition to a corporate drinks reception or sit down dinner, adding a touch of elegance to any event. They also have a wide range of repertoire from classical to more light-hearted music.

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Black Tie Jazz 

A versatile jazz band made up of the countries finest young musicians, who are guaranteed to create the right atmosphere for your event. Available as a duo, trio, quartet or quintet with male or female vocals, they are extremely flexible and can even tailor their set list with certain requests.

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John is an award winning solo pianist, who is equally as experienced and comfortable playing in people’s front rooms as he is at large corporate events. Worried that your venue doesn’t have a piano? Fear not! John is also able to provide a shell piano and a PA system.

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Sara Rosa

Looking for background music with a Latin twist? Sara Rosa is the band for you. With a line up of guitar, vocals and optional percussion and playing Latin and Bossa Nova Jazz, they are perfect for a drinks reception or dinner where subtle music is required.

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The Popcorns

With a slightly unusual line up of Saxophone, Double Bass and Banjo, The Popcorns are a brilliant choice of entertainment for any event. They play popular tunes in a slightly different style and are the perfect choice if you are looking for something a bit quirky and unique!

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