Jazz Interpretations of Popular Music

"Popular Music with a Jazz Flair"  When you want to hear creative, jazzy music but want to recognize the songs you are hearing, the Cafe Jazz Ensemble is the band for you.  We perform your favorite songs with a jazz approach that is very interesting and engaging.  Perfect for both corporate events and private parties, we can fill very large venues or nestle into very small spaces. 

Listen to our music below and watch our video to hear and see that the Cafe Jazz Ensemble will be perfect for your event.

Watch & Listen: Norwegian Wood


Listen: Pop, Rock, R&B

Crosby, Stills, Nash: Marakesh Express

Janis Ian: At Seventeen

Wille Nelson: Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain

Cat Stevens: Wild World

John Lennon: Imagine

The Police: Fragile

Eric Clapton: Lay Down Sally

The Beatles: Norwegian Wood


What We Can Do For You

Reduce Your Planning Pressure

We have played events of all types and therefore know how to work with event planners, hotels, and convention staff.  We can help make short work of complicated preparations.

Business Approach to Your Creative Needs

Let us know the purpose of your event and we can tailor music to fit your needs and desires.



Listen: Big Band & Jazz

Rogers/Hart: On The Street Where You Live

Wizard of Oz: If I_Only_Had A Brain

The Farinas: Sleepwalk

Victor Young: Stella By Starlight

George Benson: The Mambo Inn

Duke Ellington: Cottontail

Charlie Parker: Blues in F

Henry Mancini: Charade


Pop Rock and R & B

The Beatles
Rolling Stones
Jimi Hendrix
Eric Clapton
The Eagles
Stevie Wonder
Neil Young
Grateful Dead
The Doors
...many others


Latin & Salsa

Antonio Carlos Jobin
Sergio Mendez
Herb Alpert
Stan Getz
Louis Bonfi
The Andrew Sisters
Tanya Maria
Flora Purim
Marcos Valle
many others


Swing and Big Band

Duke Ellington
George Gershwin
Cole Porter
Frank Sinatra
Ray Charles
Louis Armstrong
Ella Fitzgerald
Tommy Dorsey
Count Basie
many others


Modern Jazz

Miles Davis
Dave Brubek
Charlie Parker
Thelonius Monk
John Coltrane
Herbie Hancock
Dizzy Gillespie
Pat Metheny
George Benson
...many others

Contact Us

Mark Wilson
214 - 460 - 7443
Mark @ CafeJazzEnsemble.com

3331 Kiest Forest Ct
Dallas, TX   75233

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