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Toots Thieleman's Quartet Booking Agency Profile

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Jean Toots Thielemans was born in Brussels, Belgium on April, 29 1922. He played accordion at the age of 3 and started playing harmonica as a hobby. His first guitar, won on a bet. During the German occupation he got hooked on Jazz or as he says himself, contaminated by the jazz virus. His first idol was Django Reinhardt and very early he was influenced by Charlie Parker. He got his nickname Toots after Toots Mondello and Toots Camarata. First international break through was when he joined Benny Goodman on an European Concert tour in 1950. Immigrating to the USA in 1952, he became a member of the Charlie Parkers All Stars in Philadelphia and worked for 6 years with the George Shearing Quintet. Toots originated a new sound by whistling and playing the guitar in unisono which he did for commercials. The best known is Old Spice. In 1962 he composed Bluesette. He was asked as harmonica soloist for many filmscores such as, Midnight Cowboy, The Getaway, Sugarland Express, Cinderella Liberty, Turks Frui.

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Toots Thieleman's Quartet's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Toots Thieleman's Quartet for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Toots Thieleman's Quartet, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Toots Thieleman's Quartet. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Toots Thieleman's Quartet booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Toots Thieleman's Quartet for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Toots Thieleman's Quartet booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Toots Thieleman's Quartet charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Toots Thieleman's Quartet agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Toots Thieleman's Quartet manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Toots Thieleman's Quartet for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Toots Thieleman's Quartet agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Toots Thieleman's Quartet, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Toots Thieleman's Quartet booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Toots Thieleman's Quartet, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Rising Performer
Style
Jazz
Range
Call For Fee, Performer-To Find All Rising Star Categories, Age Group-30's-50's, Age Group-60's+, Age Group-All Ages, Jazz, Rising Star, Jazz-Instrumental, Rising Stars-To Find All Rising Stars, Rs-P, Male
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