Experience the atmosphere of authentic vinyl
Vinyl DJ | Jazz DJ with vintage gramophone records
The best of jazz, funk and soul, played from authentic gramophone records. Whether or not combined with a live band, our vinyl DJ gives a unique experience and atmosphere to your wedding, party or corporate event.
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DJ with gramophone records
The music was greatly appreciated by our guests, it was therefore a good choice and especially a good performance of the pieces of music that you had chosen. At our first "meeting" we have already been able to value you, so we immediately thought of you for this occasion. You were also very impressed by those responsible for the restaurant. We have therefore allowed ourselves to send them the link to your website.
Dietlinde van den driessche
You were fantastic
You were fantastic - it finished the party! Very sympathetic colleagues - nice setting. We really enjoyed the music, even the real music lovers among us were impressed. Thank you!
Watch and listen
Really important! Listen to our demos with headphones or good speakers!
Small speakers such as a smartphone, tablet or laptop can not possibly display the deep rich sound of the beautiful double bass, sousaphone or tuba. That is why it is so important to listen with headphones or good speakers!
Be careful: risk of rhythmic moving!
Craft musical accompaniment
Are you looking for stoneware musical accompaniment for your business event, your wedding or private party and you want to be able to effortlessly converse with your guests, but also have the opportunity to have a good time to dance†
Search no further! 's vintage vinyl DJ the Jazz Central is the ultimate mood maker for your affair. With the best of jazz, soul and funk from the 60's-70's-80's—and that played from authentic gramophone records—our vinyl DJ has been a great success at small and large events for many years. The craft The spinning qualities of our vinyl DJ are a spectacular element during your event or party.
One of the most important features of our vinyl DJ is that he plays music on civilized volume† You don't have to converse with a loud voice, because our DJ adapts the volume very well to the situation. At low volume when necessary, and nicely present when the situation demands and permits it.
The best music from pure vinyl
Our vinyl DJ only plays stand-alone, so not in line-up immediately saxophonist† That way the music comes into its own — his repertoire doesn't need such an addition either.
You sometimes see a saxophonist playing with a DJ, but that is more of an 'all-round' DJ. In that case the DJ runs a loose beat or a certain mix which offers room for solo work.
Bee the Jazz Central we believe that our vinyl DJ with a beautiful collection gramophone records the ultimate look and character offers.
The music that our vinyl DJs bring on vinyl is not downloaded from the internet in an instant, but is the result of years of research and collecting rage† Every LP or single has a story†
But apart from the presentation and the story it is ultimately about the sound. In that respect, the quality of vinyl is still undisputedly the most beautiful, with the exception of a few.
How can you book our vinyl DJ?
The unique character of a performance by our jazz DJ can be dressed in various ways in your wedding or event.
- If solo DJ who provides music for several hours;
- As a DJ who in line-up fill a program of several hours with one of our jazz bands;
- If spectacular closing of your party, after one of our jazz bands has performed;
1. Solo vinyl DJ performance
Of course you can hire our jazz DJ as a "stand-alone" act. He then spins the best jazz, funk and soul of gramophone records for a number of hours (often three hours, but other times are also possible).
During your wedding, our jazz & soul DJ running a whole party in this way. Nice in the beginning Calm and a little more in the background, but as the evening progresses, he will put you and your guests on the dance floor and increase the volume to a limited extent, and at the same time adjust the repertoire in such a way that a swinging party is being created.
2. Live Jazz Band in in line-up with our vinyl DJ
Would you like to complete a live performance by one of our jazz bands? Then it is of course the most beautiful as before, afterwards and in the breaks the music is provided by our vinyl DJ. In this way, the music and the atmosphere merge beautifully, without the atmosphere being interrupted too much when the jazz band pauses. In this way, for example, we can completely putting together an arrangement of a number of hours, in which the DJ complements the jazz band excellently.
3. Closing act after a live performance
A third frequently booked arrangement is the use of a live jazz band for a number of hours—for example during a dinner—after which our vintage vinyl DJ takes over and your guests dancing and end the day swinging. This way you benefit from the best of both worlds: the beautiful appearance of a live band, and also the spunk and dynamics of the vinyl DJ.
Genres, style and repertoire
Our jazz DJ mainly draws from the rich years '60 and' 70, which have a lot to offer if not everything in the field of soul and funk. For variety and supplement, jazz and latin from the 50 'years sounds in between, and occasionally a number from the "eighties" comes by.
What is needed?
There are not many requirements for the use of our vinyl DJ. One outlet is actually sufficient.
We take along modest but atmospheric lighting and, if necessary, provide loudspeakers, turntables and other equipment so that you can concentrate on other things.
The surface that our jazz DJ needs is very modest. With about 2 at 2 meters we can be pretty good, but of course also take into account a possible dance floor!
Where do we travel and perform?
Our jazz DJs can perform anywhere in the Netherlands, Belgium, western Germany and Luxembourg.
Why the Jazz Central?
- More than 300 gigs per year
- A team of enthusiastic professionals
- Kars carefully selected all musicians
- Always volume on background music
- We play throughout the Netherlands and Belgium
- Well-dressed clothing
- Atmospheric lighting
- We provide equipment and instruments
- 100% certainty that we actually come
A big success
The Jazz DJ was a great success. The atmosphere felt good and played great diversity in jazz music. Not only the music was well organized, the organization around it is great. Switch quickly and easily. Compliment to Jazz Centrale and the DJ!
Everything went well, the jazz DJ was all right.
David vanden bossche
Other events and parties
A big compliment for the DJ. We had a fantastic wedding and the DJ had a big share in that. Fine music, good construction, the evening went very naturally. Thank you very much!
Music and volume appropriate
At our celebration of 100 + Green gas / earthing stations, the DJ felt good about what music (and volume) was appropriate. He created a good atmosphere during our drink. We can definitely recommend the DJ.
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You can also consider one of the popular line-ups below.
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SaraLee + Jazz guitar + Rhythm Tracks
Absolutely UNIQUE! Well-known pop and dance songs with rhythmic drum tracks, clear vocals and recognizable beats - the ultimate live lounge band. Already from 2 musicians, so advantageous and yet the sound of a complete band!
Allround Jazz Trio
Piano + Double bass + Drums
An all-time favorite, the classic line-up of the finest instruments for an all-round repertoire and unrivaled class.
Jazz & Soul singer SaraLee
Jazz and soul singer with band
All-time jazz classics sung in the style of Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday. But also more contemporary styles such as Caro Emerald are discussed. With singer SaraLee every performance becomes a party.
Let Kars advise you!
"As a professional jazz musician and founder of the Jazz Central I am able to advise you like no other, based on real practical experience. With more than 10 years of experience and many hundreds of performances at receptions, weddings and business events, I have everything have already experienced it once, so I am happy to advise you from my broad experience.
Call me directly +31 6 24 75 29 71. Or send me here a whatsapp"