Bar Mitzvahs are one of our great passions. As your child enters the next phase of his or her life, the quality of the celebration should match the importance of this special occasion.
As a true Variety Band, The Joel Nelson Band has an impressively diverse repertoire of the latest hits and the greatest classics. From modern classics to klezmer, the JNB is your only choice for high-class Mitzvah entertainment. With a professional DJ and sound system, meticulous preparation and attention to detail, and a love of special celebrations, the Joel Nelson Band will bring the night together.
Since 1982, the Joel Nelson Band has performed at thousands of Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, weddings, special events, and festivals all over the globe. Playing keyboards with Bo Diddley for many years, the Joel Nelson Band's frontman has shared the stage with such greats as James Brown, The Police, Chuck Berry, Stray Cats, Jerry Lee Lewis and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Over the years, the band has garnered a reputation as the consummate wedding band. TESTIMONIALS
According to Joel, "What can I say...I love Bar Mitzvahs. We have probably played more of them than anyone I know. I think it is a great honor to play at them, and we respect the moment as much as possible. At the same time...that party has to ROCK!"