Renee Sears & The Jazz Set. Superb smooth jazz/swing band from The UK.
They have a unique style of smooth jazz, swing and a touch of blues, and with male as well as female lead vocals they offer their audience exceptional variety.
Lead vocalists Renee Sears and Gerry Power write the original material for the band.
Renee also sings a wide range of wonderful classics from artistes such as Ella Fitzgerald and Billy Holiday along with the more modern styles of Norah Jones and Madeleine Pereux.
Gerry Power sings some of the great Bobby Darrin and Rat Pack standards with a few surprising new arrangements to other well known songs .
The band members are extremely talented musicians with a wealth of experience having played at weddings, anniversary and birthday parties, dinner/dances, Masonic functions, festivals, sports clubs, social clubs, summer balls, holiday parks, Hotels, restaurants and bars.
They have performed in some of The UK's most prestigious venues and also have Hotel residency and cruise ship experience.
Twice this year (2010) they have performed for The Surrey Heath Conservative Association with guests including The Secretary of State for Education, Michael Gove, Alan Cleverley, OBE and many other top Conservative members.
Renee has appeared on BBC1 television with world renowned violinist, Vanessa Mae and has appeared in several TV programs. The other band members have all played alongside many famous names.
They perform as a trio, 4 or 5-piece band and can also add a brass section if required.
All equipment is PAT tested and the band has public liability insurance of up to £10,000,000.
Renee Sears – lead vocalist
Gerry Power – guitar and vocals
John Owen – piano/keyboard
Eddie Furtado – bass
Mark Holmes – drums/percussion