The Four n' More quartet is led by Tal Shalom-Kobi, a graduate of Berklee College of Music and the New England Conservatory.
The band consists of four experienced musicians, who are comfortable playing various styles including Swing, Bossa-Nova, Soft Rock, Rhythm & Blues, and Latin. The make-up of the band is Trumpet, Piano, Acoustic Bass and Drums. Our selection of tunes vary to match the occasion we play for, but this is a representative list:
Jazz, Swing , Ballads, and Blues (selection of pieces by composers like: Ellington, Gershwin, Porter, Berlin, Davis, Brubeck): Mood Indigo, Blues for Alice, It Don't Mean a Thing, Take the "A" Train In your Own Sweet Way, Bye Bye Blackbird, There Is No Greater Love Let's Fall in Love, Take Five, I Love You Porgy, and many more
Brazilian, Bossa Nova & Samba (mainly tunes by A. C.Jobim): Black Orpheo, How Insensitive, Corcovado, One Note Samba The Shadow of Your Smile, Ricardo Bossa Nova
Soft Rock and Rhythm & Blues (S. Wonder, A. Franklin, Beatles, etc.): You Are the Sunshine of My Life, The Boy Next Door, The Masquerade is Over, Imagine, Yesterdays, Games, Say A Little Prayer
Latin (Gillespie, Buena Vista Social Club, DeRivera, Parker): Softly As in The Morning Sunrise, Midnight Mambo, My Little Suede Shoes Night in Tunisia, Guajira, Oye Como Va
We are willing to take requests as long as they are given in advance.
Listen to song samples:
Instrumental Jazz & Latin
Vocal Brazilian & Jazz
Classical pieces for ceremonies