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10 Epic First Dance Songs: Classic, Quirky & Stylish

Whether you’re looking for classic, quirky, stylish or popular here are a few of the BEST first dance tunes!

Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud
We’ve had SO many requests for this great tune and you can see why…

Etta James – At Last
A favourite and oft performed by Jasper & Ruby

Can’t Take My Eyes Off of you – Lauryn Hill
A quirky take on an old favourite

I won’t Let you Go – James Morrison
Does what it says on the tin!

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square – Vera Lynn
‘Two Lovers met in Mayfair’ – a song for London Lovers

Lucky – Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat
A Song for Best Friends (as recommended by @LaniCharlwood)

All At Sea – Richard Walters
Something a little different

Kiss Me – Sixpence None the Richer
So simple, so effective

Olly Murs – Dance With Me Tonight
Cheeky, fun & upbeat

 La Valse d’Amelie – Yann Tiersen
Something classical, beautiful & different.  Recommended by @andyjosefDAM, California, USA

and one more for free!….

Marry You – Bruno Mars
What more could you want?

Need more advice?  Get in touch and do let us know your favourites!
And by the way – that epic photo at the top?  By our friends Charlwood Photography!



Jasper & Ruby @ The Gore Hotel

Jasper & Ruby had the privilege of playing the wedding of Mr & Mrs Owen at the Gore Hotel this weekend.  So many congratulations.  It was a beautiful heart-felt day!

The hotel were so helpful in setting up – great customer service from the concierge team.

Thanks so much for having us!



Jasper & Ruby update Jazz/Pop Fusion Set List

Our favourite pop/jazz fusion pop singer and sax lady group have updated their repertoire list.  See it below, or check out their website.  Who knew Bruno Mars, Shakira, Stevie Wonder, The Killers and Frank Sinatra could make it all into one set?  (Well, technically we did.  But it’s still pretty delicious).

Popclassic 60s

Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison

Build me Up Buttercup – The Foundations

Can’t Take My Eyes off You – Frankie Valli

Dancing in the Street – Martha & the Vandellas

I’m a Believer – The Monkees

It’s Not Unusual – Tom Jones

My Girl – The Temptations

She Loves You – The Beatles

Loving the 70s

Baker Street – Gerry Rafferty

In the Summertime – Mungo Jerry

Moondance – Van Morrison

Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder

Epic 80s

Africa – Toto

Billie Jean – Michael Jackson

Neon 90s

Baby One More Time – Britney Spears

Fresh Prince of Bel Air – Will Smith

Gangsta’s Paradise – Coolio

I Want it That Way – Backstreet Boys

Kiss Rom a Rose – Seal

Genie in a Bottle – Christina Aguilera

Mysterious Girl – Peter Andre

Wannabe – Spice Girls

You and Me – Wannadies

Naughty 00s

American Boy – Estelle & Kanye

Bad Romance – Lady Gaga

Candyman – Christina Aguilera

Crazy – Gnarls Barkley

Crazy – Beyonce & Jay Z

Cry Me A River – Justin Timberlake

Dancing in the Moonlight – Toploader

Make You Feel my Love – Adele

Mr Brightside – The Killers

Señorita – Justin Timberlake

Somebody Told Me – The Killers

Toxic – Britney Spears

Whenever, Wherever – Shakira

Modern Melodies

Earthquake – Labrinth

Rather Be – Clean Bandit

Royals – Lorde

Somebody I Used to Know – Gotye

Titanium – David Guetta

Uptown Funk – Bruno Mars

Swing & Jazz Standards

Ain’t that a kick in the head

All of Me

At Last

Beyond the Sea


Come Fly With Me

Don’t Get Around Much Anymore

Feeling Good

Fly Me to the Moon

Have You Met Miss Jones

How High the Moon

I Let a Song go Out of my Heart

I’ve Got You Under my Skin

I’m Beginning to see the Light

I’ve Got the World on a String

In a Mellow Tone

In the Mood

It Don’t Mean a Thing

My Funny Valentine

Night & Day

Nostalgia in Times Square

Pennies From Heaven

Softly as in a Morning Sunrise

Somethin’ Stupid

Stompin’ at the Savoy




Take the ‘A’ Train

The Girl from Ipanema


Jasper and Ruby “R.S.V.P”

Jasper and Ruby “R.S.V.P”
July 12th 2013, 20:30
FLORIPA, 93 Great Eastern St, London, EC2A 3HZ
“An evening of great live music, food & dancing”
FREE before 22:00
Tube: Old Street
Further Information:
“with their eclectic recipe of contemporary vintage jaZz-PoP, Jasper & Ruby are emerging with a mellifluous fizzy cocktail of sun-drenched melodies and invite you to grab a martini and join the fiesta!”
Jasper & Ruby are managed by Blue Flamingo Entertainments.

PRESS RELEASE: Jasper & Ruby Perform at 100 Club June 2nd

Blue Flamingo Press Release: Jasper & Ruby Perform at 100 Club June 2nd
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100 CLUB JUNE 2ND 2013

Jasper & Ruby are supporting Rubber Soul at London’s 100 Club, Sunday June 2nd 2013

Jasper & Ruby are a 5 piece jazz-pop group led by male vocals and female sax/flute/vocals.  Playing a mixture of originals and covers, J&R specialise in taking pop tunes and re-arranging them in their own unique latin and jazz influenced styles.

This London based group have performed all over the capital, at events celebrating the Jubilee, in clubs and bars and numerous private functions and events.  They are graduates from the Royal Academy of Music, King’s College London and Trinity College of Music.

The 100 Club is one of Britain’s most famous music venues, with over 60 years of music history.  Rubber Soul are celebrating 15 years with a night at this exclusive venue.

J&R are managed by Blue Flamingo Entertainments

Blue Flamingo is a live music and promotion company, providing bands and live music for events and promoting London’s music scene worldwide.  Please for further details.

Further Information

Tickets: or request to be added to the guest list

Listing Information

Jasper & Ruby @ 100 Club
June 2nd 2013 | 20:30 | £9
*A night of fabulous British Jazz-Pop*
100 Oxford Street, London, W1D 1LL
Tube: Oxford Circus, TCR

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