Trendsetting Lapis Luna is the original, authentic, and ultimate vintage wedding music band in NYC. Lapis Luna brings you the captivating music of 1930s, 40s & 50s jazz with a classic glittering sound. Their specialty is playing timeless melodies the way they were meant to be heard: vibrant, fun, romantic & cool. The band has performed at hundreds of social gatherings including weddings, galas, cocktail & dinner parties, and fundraisers and is a unique complement for any event.
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Led by jazz chanteuse Shawn Aileen Clark, Lapis Luna transports you and your guests to a long-gone era of genuine romance and spirited swing. The lounge quartet with guitar, upright bass, drums and vocals will truly delight. Add sax, trumpet, and vibraphone for an extra degree of hip – the swinging 6 & 7 piece Lapis Luna Orchestra will keep your toes tapping! The music sparkles throughout cocktails, dinner, and dancing.
Not only does Lapis Luna create festive music and an elegant atmosphere, but the band is visually striking as well. Performance attire sets the mood with Shawn in a chic cocktail dress and the fellas decked out in dapper suits. One-of-a-kind instruments and a vintage microphone complete the look. This isn’t your run-of-the-mill wedding band. Your guests will never forget the night you threw a party and invited Lapis Luna!
Some fun facts:
Lapis Luna was the wedding band for Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) and Geoffrey Arrend’s (500 Days of Summer) nuptial celebration. “Every single one of our guests raved about you and everyone danced because Lapis Luna is pure, swinging, romance!”
The band is proud to announce that they have been rated by brides & grooms and voted The Knot Best of Weddings 2011 Pick (2008-2010 too)! New York Magazine has identified the band as an ‘Ultimate New York City Wedding’ band choice for past 4 years running.
Lapis Luna is the swing band in the ad campaign for Kate Spade’s new fragrance ‘Twirl.’ The band played live during the shoot while dancers spun, champagne flowed, and glitter bombs burst in the air!
The Lapis Luna Orchestra can be seen on the Gatsby Bride episode of David Tutera’s ‘My Fair Wedding’ on the WE Network. The band is also in his 2011 wedding book. The Orchestra played for hundreds at Martha Stewart Weddings Magazine 15th Anniversary Gala at the Plaza Hotel in NYC, and for the knot’s annual gala at the New York Public Library. They also performed for thousands at the Library’s 100th Anniversary Gala.
Lapis Luna provides music for all occasions, public and private, intimate and grand, at places such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Ellis Island, the Carlyle, ‘21’, Rainbow Room, Grand Central Station, New York Botanical Gardens, Museum of Natural History, Waldorf=Astoria, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Russian Tea Room & Bryant Park Grill, as well as gardens, restaurants, lounges, lofts, vineyards, boats, casinos, estates & private homes. The band is comprised of female vocalist, guitar, upright bass, drums, saxophone/clarinet/flute, trumpet, and vibraphone – in any combination for your event, trio to 7 pieces or larger.
Click here for more information and to fill out the contact form for your private event, wedding, or cocktail party. Or call 888.800.3526(ELAN) and tell them you want Lapis Luna!
There is so much about Lapis Luna online, very easy to find. Here are a some links to start you off for your wedding or party:
Style Me Pretty Amy & Boyn
Style Me Pretty Danny & Melissa
Carissa & Josh
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