Jazz Five takes the audience to modern day New Orleans and delivers a unique show of soul, blues, jazz and funk.
Jazz Five was formed in 1996 and since have played over 1000 concerts from British Columbia, to Bornholm and all the way to South Korea. Whether we are talking festivals, jazz clubs or other arrangements, Jazz Five always projects overwhelming charisma.
Jazz Five has released six albums and are deeply inspired by artists as Jon Cleary, Dr. John, The Meters and Fats Domino. They cover classics like “Hey Pockey Way”, “Something you got”, Little Liza Jane” and “Never can tell” in their own original style projecting groove and humour unique to Jazz Five. The bands own original numbers are born out of the tradition of jazz, blended with a twist of innovative Danish style in this meeting of New Orleans and Denmark in 2022.
In 2014 Jazz Five received a Danish Music Award Jazz as best "Jazz For Kids" Band 2014 and 2016.
Jazz Five released 2022 their 6th album "In The Meantime...". The release shows Jazz Five as one of the best bands in Denmark into New Orleans R'n'B soul, blues and funk and takes the band on an exiting new musical journey. Special guest on the album is Tricia Boutté from New Orleans.