Ardour are a Hampshire based band located in Southampton. Local to each other, the band have built a strong set and rich sound through meticulous rehearsal and production planning.
The band members have a substantive collective talent with numerous years of experience performing at the highest level both in the UK and abroad in various musical settings.
Ardour have a diverse sound which predominantly lends itself to Funk, R&B and Soul. Yet, its range of styles has something to please all parties and is adaptable to make your night unique.
The band have performed at prestigious and award winning wedding venues across the South, as well as theatres, universities, and festivals; Venue space big or small they can accommodate.
Bespoke entertainment planning service
2 x 60 or 3 x 40 minute live sets
- SONG REQUESTS
Choose from Ardour’s repertoire
- FIRST DANCE
Option for the band to learn and perform your choice of track*
High-quality sound and production tailored to your venue
A professional sound engineer to ensure the perfect sound mix
Our standard party lighting package
- SEAMLESS MUSIC
Professionally managed, high-quality party playlist - for before, between and after live band sets
*This may depend on track choice
- BIGGER SOUND
Go big or go home - add extra musicians and singers to take your live act to the next level
- LIVE DJ
Replace your party playlist with a professional live DJ (why not go ‘Amplified’ and add sax and/or percussion too?)
- LIGHT IT UP
Transform your venue by upgrading to our deluxe lighting package
- DAYTIME MUSIC
Never a dull moment - an acoustic set from your band could provide the ambience you need. Suitable for drinks receptions, mingling, dinners, wedding ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and party wind-down
- DAZZLING DANCEFLOORS
Add more 'WOW' factor with an LED sparkle or chequerboard style dancefloor
Have a look at Ardour's repertoire here...
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"Thank you so so much for such a fantastic weekend of music! We cannot thank you enough and you guys are just so great at what you do! You had people dancing even when the sun was shining gloriously outside! (A true marker of an excellent band!)"
Millie - Wedding
"We really couldn't have asked for more. The music was brilliant, and everyone loved you! The communication in the build up was also perfect - this was really important to us given the need to rearrange and rearrange throughout the pandemic, and you made this aspect of the wedding planning completely painless."
Paul & Caroline - Wedding
"Wow! Ardour were amazing! The band entertained our guests from start to finish. They arrived and set up very professionally without causing any disruption. We would both like to thank the whole band for an amazing evening!"
Adam - Wedding