Weddings & Private Parties

Shotgun Brass Band

We are a working Traditional New Orleans-Style Jazz Band
(and, on occasion, Brass Band)

In addition to our weekly and special gig appearances and festivals, Shotgun Jazz Band is also available for Weddings or just about any private party where a traditional New Orleans atmosphere is desired or required. We generally work as a 5-6 piece sit-down jazz band for weddings, receptions, and parties, but when the occasion warrants we also love to put on our parade hats and lead the second-line as a 10-12 pc Traditional New Orleans-Style Brass Band. If you're jonesing for some funk along the lines of Rebirth Brass Band, we're probably not what you're looking for (try getting in touch with Rebirth), but if you want to dance along to some classic old New Orleans favorites ala Eureka Brass Band, then we've got you covered.

We've got a huge repertoire of New Orleans favorites, American Songbook, and old Pop Standards. We're also open to performing a special song for you, if it's something that lends itself to the New Orleans style. If you need references to top-notch wedding/party planners, venues, and/or photographers, we can help out there as well. Get in touch with the form below for a quote or to just get a conversation started!

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A Sample of Our Repertoire

Algiers Strut
Always
Avalon
Baby Won't You Please Come Home
Basin Street Blues
Blueberry Hill
Breeze
Bugle Boy March
Bye Bye Blues
Canal Street Blues
China Boy
Chinatown, My Chinatown
Clarinet Marmalade
Climax Rag
Closer Walk With Thee
Crazy
Crazy Rhythm
Creole Love Call
Down In Honky Tonk Town
Dream
Farewell Blues
Fidgety Feet
Faraway Blues
Girl Of My Dreams
Good Man Is Hard To Find
Give Me Your Telephone Number
Glory Of Love
 

High Society
Hesitation Blues
Hindustan
I Can't Escape From You
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
I Don't Wanna Set The World On Fire
I'm Crazy About My Baby
I Would Do Anything For You
Jubilee
Ja-Da
Just A Gigolo
Kiss To Build A Dream On
Lazy River
Let Me Call You Sweetheart
Linger Awhile
Love Song Of The Nile
Louisi-an-i-a
Lover
Lulu's Back In Town
Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor
Mama's Gone Goodbye
Marie
My Gal Sal
My Old Kentucky Home
Nagasaki
New Orleans
Lady Be Good

Oh You Beautiful Doll
Old Miss Rag
Oriental Man
Oriental Strut
Put On Your Old Grey Bonnet
Petite Fleur
Red River Valley
Rosetta
St James Infirmary
Shake It & Break It
Shine
Should I
Somebody Stole My Gal
Someday, Sweetheart
Squeeze Me
Streets of the City
Tishomingo Blues
la Vie En Rose
Washington & Lee Swing
Weary Blues
When You & I Were Young, Maggie
Winin' Boy Blues
Wolverine Blues
Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula
Yellow Dog Blues
You Always Hurt The One You Love
You Are My Sunshine
 

If you're looking for a specific song for your wedding/party/whatever, just write and ask!