Mo-Bo Duo

Guitar and Bass, the perfect instrumental duo.  Small, portable, tuneful, rhythmic, lively, chilled, ambient, and as quiet or loud as you need us to be. 

We play pubs, clubs, house parties, BBQs, wedding receptions, restaurants etc., etc. To get the Mo-Bo Duo at your event simply get in touch: dave@davebold.com . 

To hear us play live catch us at one of our monthly residencies: The Alexandra in Penge, or Two Spoons Bar in Honor Oak. Details are advertised regularly on the NEWS/BLOG page.


Sound clips on the video link below. Examples of the types of tunes we play are listed at the bottom of this page.

Sound clips - click on the pictures below

Smooth, jazzy, ambient, funky, cool stuff

Straight ahead jazz and latin. The Mo-Bo duo: Playing all kinds of tunes for you.


You're listening to Mo-Bo... well, you will be if you click on the pictures above :-)



Interested in booking us for your event? 

Just get in touch with info about date and time you have in mind.

A typical Mo-Bo setlist includes the following list of tunes. Note that we can learn requested tunes, specific for your event, just mention what you'd like to hear when you book us.

Swing
All Of Me - Simmons / Marks
Satin Doll – Duke Ellington
Stomping at the Savoy – Benny Goodman
I'll Remember April – Raye-DePaul
Popsicle Toes – Michael Franks
Out Of Nowhere – Johnny Green
Have You Met Miss Jones? - Richard Rodgers
Stompin' At The Savoy - Webb-Goodman-Sampson
Don't Get Around Much Anymore - Duke Ellington
What Is This Thing Called Love? - Cole Porter
Take The A Train - Duke Ellington
Satin Doll - Strayhorn / Ellington
Don't Get Around Much Anymore - Duke Ellington
Fly Me To The Moon - Bart Howard
Minor Swing - Reinhardt-Grappelli
My Favorite Things - Richard Rodgers
Bye Bye Blackbird - Victor Young
East Of The Sun (& West of the Moon) -  Brooks Bowman
Just Friends - Klemmer / Lewis
How High The Moon - Morgan Lewis
It Don't Mean A Thing If It Aint Got That Swing - Duke Ellington

Jazz / Pop

Oh Lori – Allessi Brothers
Moondance – Van Morrison
Michelle – The Beatles
Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers
Another Star - Stevie Wonder
Lovely Day - Bill Withers
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Just The Two Of Us – Grover Washington/Bill Withers
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life - Stevie Wonder
Music To Watch Girls By - Andy Williams
And I Love Her - The Beatles
Put It Where You Want It - Joe Sample/Crusaders
Albatross - Peter Green/Fleetwood Mac

Smooth / Latin Rock
The Lady Wants to Know – Michael Franks
Feel Like Making Love – Eugene Daniels
Smiles & Smiles to Go – Larry Carlton
Song For My Father – Horace Silver
This Masquerade – Leon Russell / George Benson
Sunny – Bobby Hebb
Breezin' – Womack / George Benson
On Broadway - Mann-Weil-Lieber-Stoller / George Benson
Road Song OGD - Wes Montgomery
Black Magic Woman - Peter Green/Fleetwood Mac
Cantaloupe Island - Herbie Hancock
Killing Me Softly With His Song - Charles Fox (Roberta Flack)

Ballads 
Autumn Leaves – Joseph Kosma
Days Of Wine & Roses – Henry Mancini
Moonlight in Vermont – Karl Suessdorf
All The Things You Are – Jerome Kern
Misty – Errol Garner
Here’s That Rainy Day – Jimmy Van-Heusen
Moon River – Henry Mancini
Georgia - Hoagy Carmichael
Beautiful Love - Victor Young
Like Someone In Love - Jimmy Van Huesen
Days Of Wine And Roses - Henry Mancini
Blue in Green - Miles Davis / Bill Evans
Stella By Starlight - Victor Young
Mr Bojangles - Jerry Jeff Walker
Angel Eyes - Dennis / Brent

Humorous
Top Cat Theme - Hanna/Barbera
Flintstones Theme - Hoyt Curtin
The Pink Panther Theme - Henry Mancini
M. Hulut's Holiday - Alain Romans
The Muppett Show Theme - J Henson/S Pottle

Bossa Novas / Sambas
500 Miles High - Chick Corea
Watch What Happens – Michel LeGrand
Blue Bossa – Kenny Durham
Wave – AC Jobim
Meditation – AC Jobim
One Note Samba – AC Jobim
The Girl From Ipanema – AC Jobim
Corcovado (Quiet Nights) - AC Jobim
On A Clear Day - Lane/Learner
The Gentle Rain - Louis Bonfa
Triste - AC Jobim
The More I See You - Harry Warren/ M Gordon
Nica's Dream - Horace Silver

Jazz / Bebop
Mr PC – John Coltrane
Yardbird Suite – Charlie Parker
Full House – Wes Montgomery
Tune Up – Miles Davis
On Green Dolphin Street – Bronislau Kaper
Four On Six – Wes Montgomery
Impressions – John Coltrane
So What – Miles Davis
Take Five – Paul Desmond / Dave Brubeck
Bluesette - Toots Thielemans
Footprints - Wayne Shorter
Softly As A Morning Sunrise - Hammerstein/Romberg
Nardis - Miles Davis
Minority - Gigi Grice
Moanin' Bobby Timmins
Lullaby of Birdland - George Shearing
Four - Miles Davis
Dolphin Dance - Herbie Hancock

Blues
Ascape Blues - Original
All Blues – Miles Davis
Stolen Moments - Oliver Nelson
Summertime - Gershwin
Billie’s Bounce – Charlie Parker
Sonnymoon For Two - Sonny Rollins
Chain Lightning – Becker/Fagen
Freddie Freeloader – Miles Davis
Now’s The Time – Charlie Parker
Blue Monk - Thelonious Monk
Chitlins Con Carne - Kenny Burrell
Cat (The) - Jimmy Smith
Doobie Doobie Blues - George Benson