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Moxette

Music

Overview

  • European jazz act
  • Excellent repertoire of background jazz from the likes of Django Reinhardt, Fats Waller and traditional European pieces
  • Perform as a duo as standard and can add musicians to make a trio, quartet or quintet

Location

The guys are based in Norwich and happy to travel.

Standard Set Times

  • Two or three 45 minute sets with breaks.

About this Act

Moxette plays a mixture of Eastern European, 30s jazz and French songs and tunes. With accordion/trumpet and guitar/vocals the duo are a versatile combination able to be laid back or up front.

They are excellent for providing background atmosphere at parties, weddings and events or music for dancing to. As well as the duo they can also supply a trio, quartet or quintet with the additions of combinations of bass, sax and drums.

Set List

Minor Swing Django Reinhardt
A European Kolomyke - Traditional Klezmer tune
Sour de fete - Jan Tierson (French tune)
Upa cupa - Saban Bajramovich (popular Balkan)
Straighten up and fly right - Slim Gaylard
Honey suckle Rose - Fats Waller
Uskador - Traditional Turkish song
Alex's Greek tune - Traditional Greek tune
Petite Fleur - Sydney Bechet (French tune)
Funtashlich - Klezmer tune
These foolish things - Eric Maschwitz & Jack Strachey
Libertango - Astor Piazolla
Love me or leave me - Walter Donaldson and Gus Kahn
Lets face the music and dance - Irving Berlin

Lineup

  • Accordion/trumpet and guitar with vocals
  • Trio by adding bass or sax
  • 4 piece band by adding bass and sax or drums
  • 5 piece band with bass, sax, and drums

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