Welcome to Close Quarters – Your entertainment getup for Melbourne & surrounds

Close Quarters are a slick & modern sounding 4 piece band who strive to deliver the best quality music and performance for your next special occasion. Specializing in weddings, corporate functions and parties, Close Quarters will tailor to your event requirements from subtle luxurious background music for cocktails & dinners, to dance floor derbies bound to make it a night to remember. Close Quarters have a vast repertoire of music from golden classics to songs playing on the radio today in styles of pop, dance, jazz, funk, bossa nova & rock.

At the front & centre of Close Quarters is the remarkable Sevil Sabah, who is one of Melbourne’s most respected and in demand vocalists. Sevil’s voice has a reputation for captivating audiences and her on stage presence and interaction with the crowd will make your audience feel a part of the action. Backing her are the talented Will Gijsbers on guitar, Tim Burnham on drums & Daniel Pickard on bass, all of whom have a wealth of experience in playing sessions, touring and performing in all styles of music.

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Sample Repertoire

Song Artist
I feel good James Brown
Heard It Through The Grapevine Marvin Gaye
Rehab Amy Winehouse
Upside Down Diana Ross
I Need You Tonight INXS
TearDrops Womack & Womack
Valerie Amy Winehouse
Hold On I’m Coming Sam and Dave
Tell Me Something Good Chaka Khan
Black And Gold Sam Sparro
American Boy Estelle
Signed Sealed Delivered Stevie Wonder
I Wish Stevie Wonder
Faith George Michael
Kiss Prince
Crazy Gnarls Barkley
Knock On Wood Otis Redding
Sir Duke Stevie Wonder
Blame It On The Boogie Michael Jackson
Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough Michael Jackson
Rock With You Michael Jackson
I Want You Back Jackson 5
Get Lucky Daft Punk
Happy Pharrell Williams
I’m So Excited The Pointer Sisters
All About That Bass Meghan Trainor
Groove Is In The Heart Deee-Lite
Freak Out Chic
I Shot The Sherriff Eric Clapton
Proud Mary Creedence Clearwater Revival
Footloose Kenny Loggins
Uptown Funk Bruno Mars
Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran
Isn’t She Lovely Stevie Wonder
I Saw Her Standing There The Beatles
Gee Baby Ain’t I Good To You Ella Fitzgerald
Feeling Good Nina Simone
Ain’t Got That Swing Ella Fitzgerald
Black Orpheus Luiz Bonfa
Misty Ella Fitzgerald
Black Coffee Sarah Vaughan
The Nearness Of You Norah Jones
Summertime Ella Fitzgerald
My Funny Valentine Ella Fitzgerald
Don’t Know Why Norah Jones
The Girl From Ipanema Frank Sinatra
Some Where Over The Rainbow Judy Garland
Spooky Classics IV

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