Location: 1415 Sherman Avenue, Suite 101, Evanston, IL 60201
Music: Dance Bands
- Ken Arlen Evolution Orchestra: Voted by Chicago Magazine as the “Top Choice” for a dance band in Chicago, the 15-piece Ken Arlen Evolution Orchestra combines great song selection, elegant and rich arrangements, and the most energized stage show in the business.
- Indigo: Created in 2009, the buzz for this 11-piece band just doesn’t stop! The 7 musicians and 4 vocalists in Indigo bring their sparkling vocals, superior musicianship, and high-energy show to every performance!
- Front of House: A 9-piece band comprised of seasoned veterans as well as hot young talent, Front of House turns every wedding, corporate event, and fundraiser into a magnificent evening with great vocals, sizzling horns, and a driving rhythm section.
- Entourage: Entourage is made up of 8 of the most most electrifying musicians in the industry. Whether playing at corporate parties, weddings, fundraisers or festivals, Entourage delivers world-class entertainment every time they take the stage.
- Velocity: The newest band in the Arlen Music family, Velocity combines a sizzling rhythm section with Chicago’s finest vocalists! The band’s expansive repertoire includes jazz standards, R&B, Soul, Motown, Classic Rock, Contemporary Top 40, and everything in between.
Music: Arlen Exclusives
- Sirens: Ken Arlen’s Sirens, Chicago’s exclusive rock violin show, has earned standing ovations and unanimous praise from audiences for their unique song selections, exciting costume changes, and high-energy performances.
- Triple Fret: Three of Chicago’s top guitarists come together for a unique acoustic performance that covers a wide variety of genres, including Motown, Classic Rock and Top 40. Triple Fret is a perfect choice for cocktail or corporate receptions that require fun energy without overwhelming conversation.
- Jazz Quartess: Jazz Quartess is Chicago’s busiest jazz quartet. The concept is simple: combine four talented and versatile jazz musicians who can move effortlessly through many instrumental styles.
- Twilight Combination: If you’re planning an event on a weeknight that calls for something hip and unique, Twilight Combination will fit the bill. Twilight Combination combines electronic beats, sumptuous vocals and sophisticated musicianship to create a sound they call “electric lounge.”
- Lake Effect:Characterized by an attention to melodic detail and compelling liquid grooves, the group has had a successful recording career.
- Adagio Strings: Arlen Music can create a string ensemble that is perfect for your wedding ceremony, cocktail hour or dinner. We can even add other instruments to the mix, such as flute and trumpet. The possibilities are practically limitless.