AC Power Funktet

AC Power Funktet


High-energy horn band: funk, soul and jazz! AC Power is guaranteed to keep the dance floor grooving and the crowd singing along!


Hailing from East Vancouver, AC Power Funktet delivers electrifying funk, pop, jazz and soul! Covering everyone from Jimi Hendrix to Freddie Hubbard, this funk juggernaut will keep the dance floor grooving and the crowds singing along. A fun mix of 70s soul, MTV pop, and all sorts of other syncopated goodness - balancing serious studies of groove/jazz standards, crowd-pleasing classics from James Brown and Funkadelic, and original "tongue in cheek" funk arrangements of 80's pop tunes.

Set List

3 hour-long sets:

Keep That Same Old Feeling - The Crusaders
Pass The Peas - The JB's
One Nation Under A Groove - George Clinton
Mr. Clean - Freddie Hubbard
Long Train Running - Doobie Brothers
Cold Duck Time - Eddie Harris
Groove Me - King Floyd
Bessie’s Blues - John Coltrane
Red Clay / Sunny - Freddie Hubbard / Bobby Hebb
Use Me - Bill Withers
Soul Power - Fred Wesley / James Brown
Well You Needn’t - Thelonious Monk
Fire - Jimi Hendrix
Got To Give The People
The Chicken - Jaco Pastorius
Compared To What- Eddie Harris
Summertime - Gershwin
Cost of Living - Brecker
Inner City Blues – Eartha Kitt
Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Sponge - Brecker
Satisfaction - Rolling Stones - as done by Scofield
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Mo’ Better Blues - Branford Marsalis
Sweet Dreams - Eurythmics
Sidewinder - Lee Morgan
Purple Rain - Prince
Purple Haze - Jimi Hendrix
Higher Ground - Stevie Wonder
Pick Up The Pieces - Average White Band
Hold On - Sam & Dave
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