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In Brief: 
5-piece including female vocals; other line-ups also available. 3x50 minute sets.

About Soundial

Soundial is a funky jazz band featuring some of the UK’s leading up-and-coming players. Sax and flute player Ian East was a Perrier Young Jazz Musician of the Year finalist in 1999 and other band members (Patrick Naylor – guitar, David Beebee – bass and piano) have played on Channel 4 and Radio 4 soundtracks, performed at Ronnie Scott’s world-famous Soho jazz club, and backed top soul and pop artists.

The usual line-up is vocals plus sax/flute, bass, drums and either piano, guitar or both. The band’s demo CD tracks feature them playing both instrumental and vocal tracks, where they are joined by singer Andrea Wright. Andrea is an experienced performer in London’s jazz bars and clubs as well as receptions and events of all kinds.

Our quoted price is for the five-piece line-up, which can play for about two-and-a-half hours over a four hour stay and includes PA. The band specialises in the funkier side of jazz, but can also play smoochy standards (show tunes from Gershwin, Cole Porter, etc) and some jazz-rock tinged material played by bands such as Weather Report.

Price from: £1,065

Travel and cost: 
Soundial is based in London. See Pricing for details of travel costs, etc.

What People Say:

"Marvellous band that made the party. All the guests loved the music."
Edna Hilton - birthday party - Surrey

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Songs List: 

Ain't That Just the Way (Lutricia McNeal)
All I Do (Stevie Wonder)
Another Star (Stevie Wonder)
Are You Ready For Love (Elton John)
Babylon (David Gray)
Break Up To Make Up (The Stylistics)
Dock Of the Bay (Otis Redding)
Don’t You Worry (Stevie Wonder)
Easy (Lionel Ritchie)
For Once In My Life (Stevie Wonder)
Grapevine (Marvin Gaye)
Heartbreaker (Dionne Warwick)
I Am Beautiful (Christina Aguilera)
I Try (Macy Gray)
I Will Always Love You (Dolly Parton)
Imagine (Randy Crawford)
Impossible (Christina Aguilera)
Let’s Stay Together (Al Green)
Light My Fire (The Doors)
Many Rivers To Cross (Jimmy Cliff)
My Cherie Amour (Stevie Wonder)
Out of Reach (Gabrielle)
Sail On (Lionel Ritchie)
Signed, Sealed, Delivered (Stevie Wonder)
Smooth Operator (Sade)
Stranded (Lutricia McNeal)
Summer Breeze (Seals & Crofts)
The Voice Within (Christina Aguilera)
What’s Going On (Marvin Gaye)
When You Say Nothing At all (Ronan Keating)
Why Can’t we Live Together (Sade)
Your Love Is King (Sade)

Is This love
3 Little Birds
I shot The Sheriff

Latin/Bossa Nova
Girl From Ipanema
One Note Samba
Oye Como Va

Fly Me To The Moon
Night In Tunisia
God Bless The Child
It Don’t Mean A Thing

Instrumental only
500 Miles High
African Market
Alice In Wonderland
All Blues
All Of You
All The Things You Are
Ana Maria
Autumn Leaves
Black Orpheus
Blue Bossa
Blue In Green
Body And Soul
Darn That Dream
Don’t Stop The Carnival
Freddie Freeloader
Freedom Jazz Dance
Green Dolphin S
How Insensitive
I Should Care
In A Sentimental Mood
Mo Better Blues
My Funny Valentine
My One and Only Love
My Romance
Night And Day
Out Of Nowhere
Round Midnight
So What
Someday My Prince Will Come
Song For My Father
Soul Limbo
St Thomas
Stella By Starlight
Take Five
Take The A Train
The Chicken
There Will never Be Another You
Very Early
What Is This Thing Called Love

Many more contemporary/old jazz tunes on request (though with notice please)