How many songs are in a 1 hour set?
20-25 tracksFor one hour, I’d put in about 20-25 tracks.
That should be over two hours of material to work with.
The thing is, once you start playing, you might want to deviate from your predefined set list, so it’s better to have a good chunk of music ready at your fingertips..
How long is a typical music set?
45 minA set for us is 45 min with a 15 minute break. The last set would be an hour. You can also ask around town at bars and such what the “normal” routine is for their live music. You can always lengthen your covers, especially if they are good dance numbers.
How many songs are in a 45 minute set?
For 45-60 minute clubs sets it’s usually been anywhere from 8 to 12 depending on the tunes, how extended the solos get, and whether or not people are up dancing and you want to extend one or two to accommodate that. For concert type stuff it’s usually 10-12 per hour long set.
How many songs is a 30 minute set?
A 30 minute set should have no more than 8 songs in it but at least 7 songs. Each song would be probably 3–4 minutes each and of course you will spend some time talking to the audience between songs.