The Shining Hour – Jazz Duo

A Small & Upbeat Jazz Band Suitable for Any Occasion

The Shining Hour is a professional piano saxophone duo comprising two professional musicians.

Drawing on a shared love of the jazz tradition, the pair pride themselves on delivering a flexible and high quality performance and are equally comfortable providing subtle background music or stepping forward to liven things up.

As well as having played extensively at weddings, corporate events, and private parties, they have between them performed at many of the countries top live music venues, including: Ronnie Scott’s, The Vortex, The Purcell Room, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Pizza Express Soho, The 606 Club, and The Forge.

The duo also offers the option to add bass/drums/guitar/trumpet as preferred, meaning that the music can be specifically tailored to each event.

Audio Demos

It Could Happen To You

On the Sunny Side of the Street

Repertoire List
A Foggy Day
All Of Me
All The Things
Almost Like Being In Love
Autumn Leaves
Billie’s Bounce
Blue Bossa
Days Of Wine And Roses
Deed I Do
East Of The Sun
Fly Me To The Moon
Girl From Ipanema
Have You Met Miss Jones
How About You
How Deep Is The Ocean
If I Were A Bell
I Hear A Rhapsody
It Could Happen To You
Just Friends
Like Someone In Love
My Little Suede Shoes
My Shining Hour
On Green Dolphin Street
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Pennies From Heaven
Prelude To A Kiss
Slow Boat To China
Stella By Starlight
St Thomas
Sweet Georgia Brown
Take The Coltrane
Tea For Two
The Theme
There Will Never Be Another You
Weaver Of Dreams
What Is This Thing Called Love
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“I hired the Duo for a book launch a few months back and was thoroughly impressed with them. They (Sax and Piano) provided the perfect set for our event, judging the setting, crowd and ambiance in a very professional manner. Great players, wide repertoire and stress free”
-Book Launch Event

“Lovely friendly group of musicians who pitched the style of jazz to the event perfectly, adding to the party atmosphere. Very reliable in every way. I would not hesitate to recommend them.”
-Old Berkhamstedians School Reunion Party

“The guys were great – added a great atmosphere to our ‘do’ and the guys were really friendly and fitted in perfectly with our plans – would definitely recommend and would book again!”
– Mammoth Graphics Summer Party