TipToe Overview:

  • Fresh, imaginative Soul/Jazz band in Leeds.
  • Lineup of Vocals, Trumpet, Guitar & Upright Bass.
  • Choose between a laid-back set or upbeat dance numbers.
  • Smooth and Soulful Female Vocals.
  • Available To Perform At Ceremony / Afternoon / Reception.
  • First Dance Request As Standard.
  • PA System available for Indoor or Dry Outdoor Settings.
  • Bookable From £400+.


TipToe are a highly experienced and professional jazz band in Leeds. Their varied set list of traditional jazz numbers mixed in with more modern soul and RNB songs means there will be something toe-tappingly familiar for guests of all ages to enjoy. With a luxuriously soulful and intimate sound, they lend a mix of fun and sophistication to any event. TipToe have collectively played more than 100 weddings, are proud of their high level of professionalism and their ability to tailor a beautiful set of music to your special day, all with a friendly and flexible service.

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As a Wedding Band:

TipToe can perform a set that perfectly suits your event, whether that means quieter, relaxed background music, or lively danceable music for evening receptions. For louder evening swing dance sets, a drummer is available for an additional charge. The band have an impressively long list of songs on their repertoire (see an example set list below) and are happy to learn the couple’s first dance song as standard. If there is a song you’re especially wanting to be included in your big day, they are also able to learn additional songs for a small fee.

Although the band only has four members, they are able to produce a lush, full sound, and their compact set up makes for a stress-free big day. The band are able to provide PA for use both in indoor and dry outdoor venues (fully PAT tested of course, and with Public Liability Insurance).

“I can’t recommend TipToe enough – from start to finish, they were simply a joy to work with. Stunning vocals, beautifully unobtrusive horn playing and a very down-to-earth approach all created a really fantastic atmosphere in the room. Personal professionalism at its finest!” – Colin McAuley


TipToe have a wide repertoire consisting of both jazz standards and more modern pieces, from the memorable and sweetly sentimental L.O.V.E (Nat King Cole) to the joyful and more fast-paced I Want You Back (Jackson 5). All songs are interpreted with a smooth sophistication, charming listeners with a fresh perspective on the music of greats such as Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis and Stevie Wonder. All four band members have an incredibly high level of musicianship and can improvise inspired parts, whilst staying true to the songs you love; in particular, vocalist Alice Higgins is able to tie it all together with a stunningly velvety vocal tone and an understated but highly skilful interpretation of all songs. Click on the links below to see example set lists.



  • A Sleepin’ Bee (Nancy Wilson)
  • Almost Like Being In Love (Nat King Cole)
  • Beginning to See the Light (Ella Fitzgerald/Count Basie)
  • I Didn’t Know What Time It Was (Sarah Vaughan)
  • If I Were A Bell (Ella Fitzgerald)
  • It Could Happen To You (Frank Sinatra)
  • L.O.V.E (Nat King Cole)
  • My Baby Just Cares For Me (Nina Simone)
  • Need Your Love So Bad (Fleetwood Mac)
  • On the Sunny Side of the Street (Louis Armstrong)
  • Paper Moon (Ella Fitzgerald)
  • Shiny Stockings (Ella Fitzgerald/Count Basie)
  • Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Chet Baker)
  • What A Difference A Day Makes (Dinah Washington)
    Full Song List Available On Request.


  • Ain’t Nobody (Chaka Khan)
  • Fruits of My Labour (Lucinda Williams)
  • How Come You Don’t Call Me Anymore (Prince)
  • I Wanna Be Your Lover (Prince)
  • I Want You Back (Jackson 5)
  • If I Was Your Girlfriend (Prince)
  • Kiss (Prince)
  • Mister Magic (Amy Winehouse)
  • Rock With You (Michael Jackson)
  • The Lady In My Life (Michael Jackson)
  • The Way You Make Me Feel (Michael Jackson)
  • This Must Be The Place (Talking Heads)
  • Tuesday Heartbreak (Stevie Wonder)
  • We Are Family (Sister Sledge)
  • You Rock My World (Michael Jackson)
    Full Song List Available On Request.


    “Just wanted to thank you for the music you provided at our wedding – the volume and repertoire was perfect, and we had so many wonderful comments from guests about how much they enjoyed the music. I’ve already recommended you to a friend.” – George and Carol Drayton


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    TipToe can be booked to play at your wedding from £400+. Enquire for a tailor made quote for your wedding date by filling out the contact form below.

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