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Monkey Music Productions offers the finest Bay Area wedding bands, San Francisco dance bands, Bay Area wedding DJ's and San Francisco jazz bands for your events. Whether you are looking for a Bay Area jazz band to set the mood for your cocktail hour, some classical music for your ceremony, or an 8-piece San Francisco wedding band to get the whole party dancing, MMP has what you are looking for. We work with some of the finest musicians in the Bay Area, and if there is a local musician that you want at your event, we can likely book him or her. We specialize in San Francisco wedding bands, Bay Area jazz bands, wedding ceremony music and San Francisco wedding DJ's, but at your request we can provide any type of musical ensemble.To hear more samples of any of the following bands, check out our mp3's page.


Social Funktion Social Funktion
Social Funktion a premier San Francisco wedding band, specializes in recreating funk and soul covers from the 60's and 70's, but they are just as capable of taking you back into the days of Motown as they are of delivering the contemporary sounds of artists like Norah Jones or The Dave Matthews Band.

Since You've Been Gone


Ceremony Ceremony Music
Consider letting Monkey Music Productions take care of all of your musical needs. You may have booked a great band for your wedding reception, but what about the ceremony? A guitar or string quartet might make that magic moment even more magical. MMP works with some of the Bay Area’s best classical musicians, and we can assemble specific instrumental combinations by request.



Justin Hellman Trio Justin Hellman Trio
Justin Hellman and his trio have developed a concept that is exciting and fresh while rooted in the jazz tradition. With influences like Pat Metheny, Dave Holland, and Wayne Shorter, the group strives for a dynamic sound that carries a great deal of tension and release yet also has an element of lyricism.

Somewhere Over the Rainbow




Monkey Knife Fight Monkey Knife Fight
Monkey Knife Fight is a band that is always pushing the limits, and their polyrhythmic interactive funk jazz is what everyone in the Bay Area is talking about. It is original, creative, genre-defying music that can please fans on the dance floor as easily as those seated at a jazz club.

Black Narcissus


Besides live bands, Monkey Music Productions can provide a DJ for any occasion. Check out the DJ page for more details.

With his extensive performance background, MMP president Justin Hellman offers event planning from an insider's perspective. Being a prominent player in the Bay Area music scene, he is connected to many of the best musicians in the area. Jazz musicians Dave Ellis (Charlie Hunter, Bob Weir) and Paul McCandless (Oregon, Pat Metheny) are just a few of the big names that Monkey Music Productions has worked with.

Are you still looking for that San Francisco dance band that really can make everyone dance? Haven't found the San Francisco wedding band that everyone is raving about? Do you still need to find the perfect Bay Area wedding DJ or San Francisco jazz band? Look no further, for Monkey Music Productions has the answers.

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