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Joan Zen

Missoula, MT View map Visit website
2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
Rating 5.0 out of 5
35 reviews
$4,000 Most Popular Price

About

2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
$4,000 Most Popular Price

Joan Zen is a high-energy, powerhouse live band based in Missoula, Montana. This successful six-piece funky-soul and reggae band can provide a polished performance for your wedding event. As both a cover band and successful original band, Joan Zen has released three albums and has been voted Best Musician of the Bitterroot Valley 11 times over the past 17 years. Seasoned, tight, and soulful, this experienced group of musicians will bring a professional, dynamic sonic scape to each and every performance.

Services Offered

Joan Zen is a versatile group that can provide a variety of styles and ensembles to best suit your event needs. They can serenade you with a classical guitar up the aisle, provide jazz piano music for your cocktail hour, and then unleash their prime performance for your wedding reception. Their repertoire includes many popular covers by such legends as Aretha Franklin, Prince, and Stevie Wonder to ensure that your dancefloor is full all night long. Additional services offered by Joan Zen include:

  • Light MC services
  • Music during band breaks
  • Willing to travel
  • Learning 2-4 specific special dance songs
  • Instrumentals
  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the average price for a wedding reception during peak season?

$3,000 - $6,000

What is the average price for a wedding reception during off-peak season?

$3,000 - $6,000

Which of the following are included in the price?

Ceremony Music
Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Lighting
MC
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System

What is the price of your popular wedding package?

$4,000

Which of the following are included in the package?

Ceremony Music
Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Lighting
MC
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System

Are you an agency or a band?

Band

How many musicians are in your band(s)?

4 - 6

What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?

Acoustic
Blues
Classical
Dance
Folk
Funk
Jazz
Motown
Pop
R&B / Soul
Reggae
Top 40

What music services do you provide?

Instrumentals
Ceremony Music
Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
MC
Reception Music
Music During Breaks
Rehearsal Dinner Music
Vocals
Willing to Travel

What items are available?

Lighting
Microphones
Sound/PA System

35 Reviews

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    Jon P. Getting married on 01/01/2023
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    Outstanding band! They know how to get the crowd going and keep them there all night long!

    I have been hiring Joan Zen for 4 plus years and they are our top band. Our establishment meets full capacity every time they play. I give them the top spot every month they play here. Highly recommend them for your wedding needs!

    Joan Zen's reply:

    Thanks, Jon, and how we miss playing at our favorite club in Montana! Can’t wait to get back to it. Hope y’all are hanging in there.
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    Hope S. Married on 09/04/2021
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    Joan Zen Rocks!

    Joan Zen ROCKS! Finding the right band was one of the most stressful and time consuming parts of wedding planning, but as soon as we found Joan Zen everything clicked. I cannot recommend them enough! Joan Zen was wonderful to work with; responsive, agreeable, great song list, and most importantly very talented musicians. They learned a few songs and preformed them flawlessly- they even learned a song for us last minute. Guests of all ages danced the entire night and I kept having people come up to me asking where I found this awesome band. They had band members play our ceremony and cocktail hour, and then rocked out for the reception. Joan Zen will help make your wedding reception an unforgettable party!

    Joan Zen's reply:

    Members of our band were reviewing the year of weddings and yours was at the top of the list for best evening! Thanks for having us be a small part of the celebration!
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    Allison B. Married on 08/28/2021
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    Best Reception Band in Montana

    Joan Zen was super easy to work with, took song requests, learned our first songs, and kept everyone dancing the whole night! A year later we still get compliments on how awesome the band was! I would highly recommend Joan Zen to anyone considering a band for their reception.

    Joan Zen's reply:

    It was pretty epic! What an awesome group of people…and that location was picture perfect. Thx for the review! Best to you both!

Awards

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  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2022 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner

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Missoula, Montana Missoula, MT, 59808
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