Meet The Cosgroves, an exciting and passionate jazz duo who put on memorable shows every single time they take to the stage.
The Cosgroves are one of the hottest jazz duos in the UK right now! You won't find a pair of musicians who are as obsessed or as passionate about jazz music as these guys, and their love for music makes their performances truly unforgettable. Their inspiration and enthusiasm came from growing up listening to prominent jazz musicians such as Charlie Parker, Ornette Coleman and John Coltrane, all of whom influenced The Cosgroves to experiment with contemporary melodies and free improvisation.
Having spent over 10 years performing together, this duo are incredibly experienced, with both members being trained at top London conservatoires. Alongside this, they have also won multiple awards which includes winning prizes in The Bucharest International Jazz Festival and at the Global 7 International Jazz Club competition. As prominent members on the vibrant UK jazz scene, they have performed at Ronnie Scott's, Pizza Express Jazz Club, The London Jazz Festival, at The V&A Museum and at many other exclusive and prestigious venues across the country. Their outstanding experience and clear dedication to jazz music and performing make this pair of musicians one of the finest jazz duos around today.
The Cosgroves have a cosmopolitan repertoire which ranges from different types of jazz music including classic, contemporary, funk and groove to swing and bebop music. They are also accomplished improvisers, meaning no two performances are ever the same! Coming as a duo as standard you can choose between saxophone and guitar or saxophone and piano for your performance. They also have additional line-up options available, including the option to add vocals, drums and double bass to make up a full jazz band. This means you can customise the line-up and performance to suit your event perfectly and add that extra wow factor.
To make their performance even more personal to your event, The Cosgroves are willing to learn a first dance song and 1 extra special request song free of charge. Their standard set times are 3 x 50-minute sets and they will also provide background music for in-between their performances.
For triumphant jazz renditions and a performance to remember you need to book The Cosgroves. This pair have dedicated their lives to jazz music and as a result their dates are filling up quickly. Get in contact today to secure them for your event.