Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life.  The Classics acknowledge that and helps get the party going with upbeat Funk/R&B/Motown/Rock and Pop hits. We play your favorites with a modern vibe and a funky groove.  When you hire us you get the following features:

  • Live music cocktail hour

  • Personal Selection of music for the following dances:

    • First Dance (Bridal Waltz)

    • Bridal Party Entry Song

    • Farewell

  • Full instrument and sound back line.


We can play your first and family dances live or play the original recording.


Add On Features

  • Top sound engineer

  • Professional lighting engineer

  • Master of Ceremonies (MC)

  • Ceremony music


With talent, warm personalities and a love of getting your guests involved in the fun, The Classics deliver an unforgettable wedding reception musical performance. They are not just a band, they are a family of performers and entertainers who’s mission is to bring fun and happiness to the audience. Founder and bassist Will Kencel pays specific attention to your personal details. Kencel’s commitment to booking top talent and custom entertainment ensures that your entire wedding band planning process is easy and beyond satisfying. Email The Classics to discuss your wedding entertainment today!

Corporate Events

From holiday parties and award ceremonies to cocktail hours and private events, The Classics fit the mood of your corporate event. We offer pre-packaged performance options for easy booking. If you’re looking for something custom, we’d be thrilled to plan a completely original day or night of music. We play Funk, Motown, R&B, Pop, Rock, and Jazz music. Our band is comprised of expert musicians from the Melbourne funk, soul and jazz scene.

Bringing the best that the city has to offer, this collective is no ordinary corporate events band.  They breathe feeling into the hits that you know and love, engaging employees and clients alike. They have rhythm and soul pouring out from their hearts.  With high-caliber musicianship, a love of engaging the crowd, a versatile repertoire and a strong friendship on/off the stage, The Classics aim to keep the soul inspired.

Popular Bookings

  • Jazz Trio or Quartet

  • Funk / Soul / R&B Cover Band (5-10 piece)

  • Rock / Funk / Pop Cover Band (4-5 piece)

Click here to contact The Classics about your next corporate event.

Customized Services

Looking to bring a DJ, live band or both? Need a jazz ensemble, a horn section, or have another musical wish for your event? Not to worry. We have relationships with top musicians and performers who regularly work with us and can create a musical ensemble that fits your needs.