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The KD Dance Orchestra are a tremendous seven piece swing band creating the timeless 'Little Big Band' sound.

Swing classics, jazz standards with a touch of latin, the band is available to hire for Weddings, Parties, Corporate Events, Anniversaries and Celebrations.

A 20's & 30's, Great Gatsby or a Vintage event?

We have a whole programme waiting for you.

Whether you want to create a cool sophisticated atmosphere or just fill the dance-floor, we can provide.

With a four horn front-line, vocals and a groovin' rhythm section, we'll work with you to choose the programme for your occasion.

Canterbury, Kent, London, South-East based, the band is available countrywide.

Clients have included…Stephen Fry, Ronnie Barker BAFTA Tribute, Claridge’s, BBC, Lexus Cars, Royal Navy, Canterbury Cathedral, St Edmund’s School. Canterbury, Dean of Canterbury Cathedral, Margate Jazz Festival, King’s School, Canterbury, Waldorf Hotel

Our preferred line up is as a seven-piece ‘Little Big Band’ front line of 2 saxes, vocals, trumpet, trombone, back-line piano, drums and bass. We can operate from a duo to a 7 piece.

We usually perform for 2 x 60 minutes but are totally flexible on times and come with our own PA, stage lights.

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We specialise in these genres:

  • Anniversary
  • Birthday party
  • 30s
  • New years eve party
  • Promotions
  • Christmas party
  • Corporate event
  • Swing jazz
  • Wedding entertainment
  • Vintage wedding
  • 20s
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We play these instruments:

  • Trumpet
  • Megaphone
  • Keys
  • Saxophone
  • Bass
  • Drums
  • Vocals
  • Double bass
  • Trombone
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We are happy to perform at these events:

  • VIP Event
  • Engagement Party
  • Festival
  • Wedding
  • Bar / Bat Mitzvah
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We are based in Canterbury, United Kingdom.


Willing to travel nationwide.

Travel may increase the final quote.


  • Price from £ 1,770
    KD Jazz & Dance Orchestra

    • PA
    • PAT Tested
    • Public Liability Insurance (PLI)
    • Basic Lighting

    Additional Info:

    Local gigs start at £800 for two x 60 minute sets.

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We have our own Mackie PA with stage lights and Big band stands provided by the UK's top supplier. Fully PAT tested and PL insurance.

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