Is A Live Wedding Band Still A Trend In 2021?

by | Apr 5, 2021

The short answer is yes! Here at Florida Music Group, we specialize in live music. We believe that a live wedding band is a perfect way to make your special day even more unique and wonderful. Based in Orlando, our music co-op values honesty, integrity, professionalism, and artistry. We can tailor any one of our bands’ music to fit the atmosphere of your event. 


Why Have A Live Wedding Band?


Wedding trends seem to change every year. It can be hard to keep up with the changes. One thing that has become more popular is the use of a live wedding band. There are many reasons for this. Wedding receptions are long, and the atmosphere within the venue can change multiple times. Having a wedding live band can help keep the mood steady, raising and lowering the energy as the need arises. Also, live music bridges the gap between people. A wedding consists of different groups of guests. People from the various areas of your life are coming together. Music makes the occasion welcoming for everybody. Finally, weddings do not always go off as smoothly as we would like. A wedding live band can notice these hiccups and adjust as they happen, making these mistakes less noticeable and awkward. 


We Know What The Critics Say


There are many ways the naysayers can discourage those who choose to have a wedding live band. These critics talk about the lack of variety with music, the band’s volume, and the cost. These concerns can be hard to ignore. Hiring a professional crew can help alleviate these fears. Trained musicians tend to focus on one music genre, whether classical, pop, or jazz, but they all know how to read music and can switch to playing other genres. If you choose the music you want playing long enough in advance, the musicians will have no problem. Also, bands who have practiced together can match their volume to the event’s mood, providing background music or dance music at the appropriate times. Some bands cost more than others. The better quality and the more popular the band is, the more expensive it will be. 


Selecting The Band


With so many choices of wedding bands, it can be hard to choose which one to hire. The best way to hire a band is by recommendation. Wedding planners and vendors know which musicians to hire and which ones to avoid. Internet reviews are also helpful. Reading a variety of positive and negative reviews of each band provides a balanced look, and listening to their recordings also provides a sense of the band’s quality.


Contact Us

Your wedding day is unique, and the process of your big day should be a smooth one. Florida Music Group is here to help. Our bandleaders work directly with you, ensuring that your wedding music is the least stressful part of the day. Based in Orlando, we have provided music throughout Florida, the United States, and worldwide. Contact us for more information and to find your live wedding band today.