Rapture Band

Here you’ll find the answers to some common questions that our clients want to know. If you have other questions about Rapture band, please contact us here or call 0419 598 230.

Corporate events including company dinner dances, Christmas Parties, product launches and we are specialists at award presentation nights. We also perform at weddings, birthday parties and outdoor street festivals.

The first Rapture performance took place on 14th May 1994. Professional musicians were handpicked to piece a band together for a family wedding of the bandleader Jeremy.

Yes, in most cases you’ll need to provide a meal for our band members. The band has a hospitality rider which outlines our requirements here. Send us an email and we can forward a copy to you.

Yes. The band has performed in most states & territories of Australia as well as quite a few Asian countries including Singapore, Hong Kong and Papua New Guinea. We also have performed in many towns in country Victoria. There are additional costs as you’d expect. These can include airfares, accommodation (minimum 4 star), ground transfers or simply just additional fees for travelling by road.

Yes, when we are asked to for an additional expense. Sometimes, the client has already hired the services of an in-house production company from the venue to provide all audio, stage and lighting production. Wen we quote you, we will always let you know whether the PA is included or not. We have our own production suppliers and engineers who we engage as part of our service to you.
When we quote you, we will clearly provide a cost associated with audio and lighting production. We can provide for small and large events.

There are many variables within a function that can effect the bands performance times. Every function is different. Rapture wants to give you the best possible value for money. If meals are delayed or speeches and presentations go for longer than expected, this will shorten the time available for band performance. Rapture works very well with venue operators and co-operative ‘snap’ decisions can be made to maximize dance time.

That really depends on you. It is not an absolute requirement, however it is strongly recommended. It will present the band in the best light and will also add form and presentation to the room layout .

Our base band is a 5 piece which includes 3 piece rhythm section of drums, bass, keyboards and 2 vocalists – Male & female. To this base band size we can add these in any combination:

  • 3 piece horn section which includes saxophone, trumpet, trombone.
  • 2 – 4 Dancers
  • Guitarist
  • Saxophonist
  • Percussionist