Consisting of some of the finest jazz musicians on the scene today, Pizzicato Jazz brings years of professional experience to your event with extensive careers spent performing with the likes of Chet Baker, Cab Callaway, Kenny Werner, Jaki Byard, Michael Brecker, Bill Cosby and many others. We've set our roots deep into the history of the music we play, and we bring that experience into every setting we perform in. In the past year alone, we've performed at private events for Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, the Rainbow Room, Lincoln Center, Ciprianis, the Boston College Club and many other high profile parties and weddings. Our professional attitude emphasizes courteousness, looking great (suits or tuxedos), dynamic and flexible volumes to fit your event, and most importantly, incredible music by some of the world's finest jazz musicians.
Dont be fooled by our new arrival to Gigmasters, we've been working the music scene for years, and our NY Gigmasters has earned 5 stars with rave reviews from every client
With a repertoire of over 500 songs, Pizzicato Jazz plays the timeless music of instrumentalists Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, and John Coltrane to vocalists Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, and Tony Bennett, not to mention Cole Porter, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Joao Gilberto and other Brazilian artists. We go the extra mile with your event, working with you to select the band configuration and the genre selection of music that suits the needs of your event, from traditional swing and standards to bossa nova, salsa or even klezmer. Choose from duos with doublebass and guitar or piano; piano or guitar trio with drums; or quartet adding trumpet or saxophone, and on occasion, vocals. Or make your own special instrument requests. Feel free to request an over 500 tune songlist to make repertoire selections, or make your own requests.
We also do wedding ceremonies, playing typical classical repertoire; choose from classical guitar, piano, flute, doublebass in any configuration.