Sultry Soulful Smooth Jazz. Critically-acclaimed saxophonist, MarQuis Hunt, and his band, MOOD, create a mellow yet sophisticated atmosphere that will transport audiences to a place of serenity. If you prefer a lively party sound, they can bring the spicy upbeat jazz heat that will invigorate your guests.
MarQuis is available as a solo performer or with the entire band. MarQuis & MOOD would be happy to discuss your performance needs and set the tone for your event. MarQuis is exclusively managed by L. A. Rose Entertainment Services. Available worldwide, willing to travel.
Please visit marquis and mood dot com for additional information or provide your phone number for quotes.
Price Range: $115 - $10,000
Gig Length: 30 - 180 minutes
Languages: English, French
What to Expect
From the initial contact through the last note, you will be working with a true professional. MarQuis Hunt is not a part-time musician that plays occasionally as a hobby. He plays each and every day and has been a full-time performer for over two decades. That level of expertise takes time to achieve and it is evident in his performances. MarQuis loves to entertain and is very engaging with his audiences.
MarQuis' management agency, L. A. Rose Entertainment, has extensive experiencing producing events. Your event will be handled by a company that has the expertise and resources to help your event be an overwhelming success and fun for your guests! Because we represent multiple artists, we have numerous options available to you that others cannot offer.
MarQuis Hunt is a Stellar Award nominated recording artist. He has performed, written and produced for Grammy and Dove Award-nominated albums. MarQuis has performed with Kirk Franklin, Yolanda Adams, Backstreet Boys, Fred Hammond, Ben Tankard and many notable others. He was nominated as Best Jazz Artist by the Central Arkansas Music Awards and is recommended by the Arkansas Arts Council.
MarQuis has gathered a band of additional musicians called MOOD who offer skillful experience. Each member of the band is a consummate professional. MarQuis' brand of jazz ranges from spirited and energetic to soulful, sultry and smooth and is sure to delight audience members of many different musical tastes.
MarQuis has a large following and is a fan favorite. He would love to entertain your guests and make your next event one to be talked about and remembered. From mellow and elegant to funky and fun, whatever your event needs, MarQuis & MOOD can bring it.
Please contact us today for a quote. Dates book up early, so to avoid disappointment, reserve your date as soon as it is set. Your date is not reserved until a deposit is received. Thank you.
Additional Booking Notes
The technical requirements vary widely depending upon the size of the venue, whether it is indoors or outdoors, etc. Once we know the details of your event, we can discuss the technical details. We can accommodate any event from a small, intimate solo performance to performing for an entire arena with a 10 piece band.
Past Booked Events
|May 08, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||JCA Awards Jack Stephens Ctr|
|May 05, 2018 • 9:00pm - 11:30pm||Cinco de Mayo Funk Fest at South on Main|
|May 04, 2018 • 7:00pm - 11:00pm||Private Party|
|April 25, 2018 • 7:00pm - 9:00pm||Jazz in the Park Riverfront Park|
|April 24, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Jazz Heat at Gigi's|
|April 17, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Amazing Music Jam|
|April 10, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Amazing Jazz Jam Hosted by MarQuis Hunt|
|April 03, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Wine Down Jazz at GiGi's|
|March 27, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Tuesday Jazz Jam|
|March 20, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Tuesday Wine Down at GiGi's|
|March 13, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Amazing Jazz Jam Hosted by MarQuis Hunt|
|March 06, 2018 • 7:00pm - 10:00pm||Professional Jazz Jam at GiGi's|
|March 01, 2018 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||Blue Note Jazz at South on Main|
|L A Rose||Manager|
Influences & Inspiration
MarQuis has been compared to Grover Washington, Jr., David Sandborn, Kirk Whalum and Gerald Albright. Although MarQuis performs music by others, MarQuis also composes and performs a great deal of original music that ranges from mellow and smooth to upbeat and funky.
The equipment required cannot be discussed until we know the details of your event.
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