1940s WEDDING ENTERTAINMENT PACKAGES
1940’S singer and entertainer Jayne Darling can provide a range of music packages tailored to your wedding. From classical arias through to popular 1940s songs she can take care of every aspect of your music and entertainment requirements. Professional trained by Lynne Wayman with qualifications from the London College of Music Jayne specialises in 1940s wartime music meaning that your entertainment will be completely authentic from correct hair, make up and outfits through to the props and choice of songs.
Jayne has a wide and varied repertoire of 1940’s music that can be tailored to your wedding taking into account the venue and the type of service you are having; we can make suggestions as to what would suit or Jayne is able to learn up to 3 additional songs of your choice.
We realise that even at 1940s weddings later on in the evening your guests mat want to let their hair down and dance to more up to date music and we include a DJ service as part of our evening package with music through to the present day and disco set up.
Your Wedding, Your Way
Jayne is always on hand to have a chat through your requirements for your 1940s wedding. We would suggest that you have a read through what we offer and please just contact us to discuss further.
Jayne is able to sing or play a range of music which would be suitable for Church, Registry Office or Civil Ceremony. Songs can be sung on the bridal entrance, during the register and as you leave your ceremony. Jayne has a repertoire of popular songs or we are quite happy to work with you to sing your special song or songs during your service.
Drinks Reception or Wedding Breakfast
Your drinks reception or wedding breakfast is the perfect time to have some lovely 1940’s background music as your guests arrive at the venue or sit and eat. Jayne can provide a selection of easy listening songs, jazz or musical theatre classics including any songs that are special to you as a couple.
Equipment for Daytime
For the ceremony itself, drinks reception and wedding breakfast Jayne has a small PA that’s easy to set up and requires very little space, we are also able to provide cordless microphones for the speeches.
Equipment for Evening Reception
- Choice of 3 backdrops; 3 mtr Union Jack flag, White star cloth, black star cloth
- 2 x 500 watt speakers with bespoke art deco wooden covers plus 1 x 250 watt speaker
- 4 x uplighters which can change colour to suit your theme
- 4 x moving head search lights
- Mirror ball effect light
- For unusual shaped rooms there is also the option of having 2 x wireless speakers positioned in another area of the room
- Vintage microphone plus 2 x roaming microphones
- Scrim covers for speaker stands either in white or black
- Scene setting sandbags and cargo netting plus small props to set that stage
Disco and DJ
- We provide a DJ service as part of your evening wedding package which can include music from 1900 right to present day.
- Set up as per evening reception with the addition of a derby light plus Kam lighting bar. Uplighters can be set to disco mode.
Jayne is a member of Equity which includes Public Liability Insurance up to £10 million. All equipment is PAT tested for safety.
All packages are listed on the following page. We consult with all the couples we work with to ensure that they have an entirely bespoke package to ensure that their day is a truly magical event.
|Wedding Soloist||Drinks Reception or Wedding Breakfast
||Evening Reception Only||Drinks Reception & Evening Reception|
|Length of Performance||Up to 3 songs (Bridal entrance, Signing of the Register and Exit)||2 x 45 minutes of love music with background music in-between||2 x 45 minutes or 3 x 30 minutes live music||2 x 45 minutes live music with background music in-between
|Songs learnt on request||3||3||3||3|
|Uplighters to match your Colour Scheme||NO||NO||YES||YES|
|FREE DJ Service||NO||NO||YES||YES|
|Mirror Ball Lighting||NO||YES||YES||YES|
|2x microphones & PA for speeches||NO||YES||YES||YES|
Costs above are exclusive of travel expenses – depending where you are based travel expenses may be applicable.
To secure your date and package please complete our booking form and return with a 20% deposit.