There is a pretty nifty website that is a large database of LA Jazz and Blues musicians- lajazzbands.com. Most people would scroll right past it and think nothing of it, but it's definitely worth taking a second look: Plus it's a great site to browse while you finish your morning coffee routine.
After clicking around for a bit, you will learn that it's easy to hire basically any type of Jazz and Blues artists for your next event- even if it's a funeral, (Hey, Jazz doesn't discriminate).
You simply choose your ensemble type, the size, and check out samples from artists that fit your liking. You can even build your own band if you want, so If you ever wanted to be a jazz band producer- here is your easy shot at become one (At least for a day).
Pricing of course varies depending on how you want your all-star band to look and sound, but keep in mind that hiring musicians is never cheap. Yes, you can easily download or stream music at your next event, but who wants that? Wouldn't you rather have the crisp tone of a trumpet playing alongside a smooth bass right in front of you!? You can practically see the trumpet players sweat in your mind already….ahhh sweet Jazz.
So if you want some real entertainment for your next event and not some cheap photo booth where everyone uses their pictures to have proof of their public make out session- Go with LAjazzbands.com. You won't regret it and your guests will be happier that you weren't a cheapskate.