Producer, musician, singer, published songwriter and seasoned performing artist, Gary has toured the world several times over with various Live projects and written songs now well known across the world. Gary’s debut album 'The Life We Learned To Live' was released in 2011 and three of the songs were featured on huge TV Ad Campaigns for Mars, Arla and Microsoft.
in 2013 Gary co-produced and provided Backing Vocals on the song 'The Rage That's In Us All' that was sung by Bo Bruce and written by JJ Abrams and Snow Patrols Gary Lightbody and featured in the 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' Movie.
Another more recent song of Gary's ‘These City Steets’ was featured on the Movie Soundtrack Album for Warners British Film, starring Idriss Elba, ‘100 Streets’, in which he also played a short cameo role. You can download all of Garys Music on iTunes or stream on Spotify. A producer and songwriter by day, published by legendary band Snow Patrols Publishing Co...
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from £175. Based in Greater London
Hi there, my name is Murphy and I'm a full time professional singer/acoustic guitarist.
I have a vast repertoire that stretches from 60's till today's charts and have been performing on a full-time, professional basis for the past 15 years since the age of 17.
I have a summer residency every year at Windsor Racecourse as well as being the resident musician for the Ministry of Defence at Victoria (Windsor Castle), Wellington (Buckingham Palace) & Aldershot Barracks.
I am a regular featured artist at both Westfield London & Westfield Stratford Shopping Centres. As well as performing at restaurants for the likes of Antony Worrall Thompson & Jamie Oliver, I have also played parties for Fearne Cotton & Jo Whiley.
In 2014 I was asked to play as the main act at the Tour de France for the after event entertainment in Yorkshire to 16,000 people and in 2015 was given an Endorsement by Cole Clark Guitars who are also represented by Snow Patr...
Based on the South Coast of England, I have been working as a singer for over 15 years as a professional vocal entertainer for wedding receptions, parties, corporate events, and other public and private gigs.
I am also available to book as a covers duo featuring live guitar - either as a fully acoustic duo, a jazz duo (with professional backings) or an easy listening duo (with professional backings)
I/we have performed regularly all over the UK and abroad, including the Madinat Jumeirah Resort, Dubai, the 'Don CeSar' Hotel, St Pete’s Beach, Florida, and private parties in Paris.
Copies of repertoires for both my SOLO and DUO options can be supplied on request. If you would like a specific song performed at your event that is not currently on the list, please feel free to ask and I will be more than happy to oblige.
Steelasophical Steel Band & Ambient music Dj is a full time professional entertainment service, where 'We bring the Caribbean to you'
••• Steel Band (solo, duo, trio, fouro) ••• Caribbean Music DJ ••• Lighting ••• PA and wireless mic for speeches and announcements
••● Music used in the 'James Bond 007' movie 'Casino Royale'
•●• Winning musical entertainment performance on TV 'Come dine with me'
••● Music albums selling world wide in over 42 countries
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from £377. Based in Buckinghamshire
Saxtasy - Female Saxophonist & Mobile DJ available for parties, weddings, events.
Mobile disco available complete with DJ booth, lighting rig, dry ice machine, DJ controller, laptop with full Public Liability Insurance.
Also available as saxophonist with backing tracks for wedding receptions, wedding breakfasts, parties, corporate events and to play saxophone along with club tracks.
When booking your event I will ask you if you have any favourite styles of music to ensure that I can incorporate these at your special event.
I currently hold 15,000 tracks and come armed with all the latest UK Top 40 tracks along with a full range of other popular styles:-
- 50's Rock n Roll
- Classic 60's including motown tracks
- 70's including funk, soul and disco
- 80's chart hits
- 90's pop and dance
- Party Classics and cheese
- Club Anthems
I can also provide specialised music as well as music for themed nights su...
As an accomplished saxophonist and pianist, I've been fortunate to play all over the world for artists including the Supremes, the Temptations, Nick Heyward from Haircut 100, Curiosity Killed the Cat, and the Drifters. As well as being an instrumentalist I also sing in a relaxed and swinging style. I perform regularly at the Celtic Manor Resort and my experience as a musical director includes several years with Carnival Cruises and as bandleader at the London Hilton on Park Lane.
Born in London, I'm a graduate of Leeds College of Music and have an MA from the University of Westminster. In recent years I've often played as an orchestral and jazz musician for BBC TV Wales and S4C and I'm a published songwriter and composer.
Performing solo or with a duo or small band I have an extensive repertoire of modern pop songs, swinging jazz and soulful easy listening and whether playing beautiful saxophone melodies for a champagne reception, classic pi...
Trifonics is an outstanding flute and strings trio with unimaginable performance skills. Being in the UK's premier league of classical musicians, these three ladies have performed on stages all around the world. Not only is this trio what you would imagine a classical performance to be, Trifonics have a specialist skill in being able to sing, dance and interact whilst playing bringing a classical music to a new level. Brought together by meeting whilst busking in the historic Covent Garden, Trifonics have performed regularly in venues around London including 'Villa Di Geggiano' - Chiswick where their rendition of the Can-Can went down a storm. "It was something quite outstanding to watch them dance the Can-Can whilst playing so in tune, including the cellist!" - Elizabeth Rennie. Trifonics also have an extensive repertoire of background music where the harmonious melodies of the flute and strings serenade quietly in the background while people...
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from £200. Based in Greater London
Giardino Strings was founded in 2000 by David Giardino who studied under Italy’s leading violinists Riccardo Brengola at the Accademia Chigiana in Siena and Alberto Fiore at the Conservatoire in Rome. David has extensive professional experience and his credits include Rome Opera House, London Concert Orchestra, Birmingham Royal Ballet, London Soloists, Cunard Cruise Liners and he is also a session musician for the BBC.
Giardino Strings is a distinguished ensemble composed of highly regarded professional musicians who have played extensively in concert halls across Europe. The group specialises in professional music engagements, weddings, corporate and Bollywood events, parties and Jewish celebrations including Bar Mitzvahs and weddings. The group is especially versatile and can perform as a solo, duo, trio, quartet, quintet, sextet, octet or chamber orchestra depending on your request or budget requirements. The group’s repertoire of strin...
I am an acoustic singer songwriter that plays both covers and originals . I have a wide range of both from slow melodic songs to up beat dance numbers and everything in between . Covers are mainly stuff from the 50,s to the 80,s and originals are rock n toll / indie
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from ££ 100. Based in Bournemouth
Paul Francis provides tasteful, relaxing, entertaining piano music to suit any occasion and audience.
He monitors the audience and responds to reaction by varying his programme.
His extensive repertoire covers all musical tastes including jazz, pop, musicals, light classical, easy listening and sing-a-long.
Peter Richardson performs a selection of nostalgic music on the guitar for your Special Occasion, including weddings, functions and corporate events. Incorporating favourites from the classics, golden oldies, sixties, vintage music, jazz standards & popular love songs.
With over 30yrs of experience of playing the Classical Guitar he lays claim to an Extensive and Varied Repertoire of Spanish, Classical and Popular Music. He has created a refreshing atmosphere for numerous weddings set in the heart of the Winelands of South Africa through to the formal occasions at the stately homes in the English Countryside and premium venues along the Dorset coastline & surrounds including: Hampshire, Southbourne, Bournemouth, Weymouth, Dorset & Surrounds
Mark is an award-winning acoustic and electric violinist with over 10 years performing experience. He can play a variety of styles of music to suit your occasion from classical to contemporary. He has his own sound and lighting system he uses which plays his high quality backing tracks as well as his electric violin if the electric violin is desired. Mark has played with orchestras in notable venues including the Poole Lighthouse Concert Hall, Birmingham Symphony Hall and Royal Albert Hall. Mark has also performed, as a soloist in prestigious venues, such as, The Bournemouth Pavilion Theatre and the O2 Academy Bournemouth. When he was younger, he was a finalist in the biggest talent competition in the South of England, on two occasions.
Experienced wedding entertainer. I can sing pretty much anything and sound pretty much like the original artist. I accompany myself with guitar, keyboards and baking tracks. I also provide background music and music for dancing before and after my show.
I'm a versatile female solo artist, performing a range of genres and styles, but my forte is Jazz, Swing, Soul and Vintage. My style is perfect for semi-passive entertainment for champagne receptions, cocktail parties or mixers. I can provide references (corporate and private) should you require them. I also sing with the Funk Bunnies band, and Frockstars duo, so my experience is wide and eccelctic. I use backing tracks through a full PA and provide my own equipment and insurance. I can perform anything from 30 minutes x 1 up to 30mins x 4.
David Knight is a professional musician and performer of 20 years in the music industry. Mark Knopfler is the reason that David picked up a guitar and Walk of Life was the first song he learned to play and he sees it as a privilege to be able to perform his music.
As well as performing solo, David also leads Dire Straits UK - a fully authentic tribute 6pc tribute band to the music of Knopfler and Dire Straits.
David’s recreation of Mark Knopfler’s iconic guitar sound is renowned for accuracy and his attention to detail is second to none.
The stripped down solo show sees David performing to accurately re-created backing tracks of the Dire Straits arrangements and the show can be presented in both a solo and a duo format with Dire Straits UK Bassist Alistair Begg.
David’s show is designed to bring the Dire Straits band experience to private parties and events on a smaller budget and can also bring a party set including rock based ...
My name is Mark Haynes and I have been playing the Highland Bagpipes for over 40 years and I have been lucky enough to have played at Earls Court, Wembley Arena, Royal Albert Hall, Hampton Court, Wilton House, Science Museum, Tower of London, Household Cavalry Barracks, HMS Collingwood, Horse Guards Parade, Portland Castle, Reading & Brentford FC's, BBC Television Centre, most of the London Park Lane & Strand Hotels and various superb Golf Courses.
Living in the Thames Valley I am able to undertake engagements in Central/ West London together with those in Surrey and the surrounding counties (Sussex, Berkshire, Hampshire, Middx, Oxon, Bucks, Wilts, Herts). I started learning as a lad in the 10th Hounslow Boys' Brigade, then joined the Pride of Murray Pipe Band, and now play with the Surrey Pipe Band as well as the Reading Scottish Pipe Band.
Tony is a lively, charismatic and exciting performer. He provides world-class event entertainment internationally for top end luxury cruise liners, weddings and corporate events. Tony has performed at many exquisite venues including the glamorous Dorchester hotel, Waldorf hotel and Blenheim Palace to name a few. He is professionally trained holding a first class honors degree in Music with over 20 years of live performances under his belt.
His classy voice enables him to transport the audience back to the swinging days of Frank Sinatra and the Rat Pack with smooth conviction. For a modern take on these old swing tunes, book Tony's Michael Bublé tribute show featuring new arrangements of those great standards and Michael Bublé's hit pop songs. Tony is equally comfortable singing soul, rock and pop hits to get everybody on the dance floor at your request.
Born for the stage and consistently impressing audiences all over the globe,...
Singer & Pianist.
* Highly experienced and talented singer-pianist!
* Extensive repertoire with around 200 songs ranging from Sinatra to the very latest chart hits! Set list that is always growing
Neil Black is a high quality piano player and singer with a CV of very impressive clients.
With a repertoire of around 200 songs, ranging from Sinatra to the latest chart toppers, Neil is sure to be able to create the atmosphere you want at your event, be it a wedding, a corporate event or a lively dance party!
A very friendly and approachable professional, Neil knows how to give an audience what they want and keep a crowd happy!
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from £150. Based in Newcastle Upon Tyne
Laura is an internationally acclaimed vocalist / writer who sold over 20.000 Albums around Europe and won 2 Awards .
Laura is available as a Jazz duo / Trio or a Quartet playing cool Jazz standards , Blues , Soul and Pop.
Imaginative use of real drum and piano looping allows for a fuller more dynamic contrasting arrangements including Flute ,Harmonica and Guitar solo work.
A great Fun act not to be missed !!!!
Tom is a professional pianist and recent Music graduate based in the South East of England. He has been playing the piano for over 15 years both as a soloist, accompanist and as a member of bands and ensembles.
With a large and diverse repertoire of classical, jazz and popular music, he is able to provide the perfect musical backdrop to any occasion. Whether it's a wedding ceremony, wedding reception, an anniversary or birthday party, a christening or a corporate event, Tom will be happy to play the right music to suit the occasion. Requests can be taken beforehand and on the day as well.
If your venue does not have a piano then that is no problem. For no extra cost a full size electric piano can be provided as well as any necessary amplification.
Acoustic Avenue are a young and fresh professional band that creates great versions of modern and classic songs into a Radio One Live Lounge session to your event. The songs vary from modern hits by Adele, Ed Sheeran and Mumford & Sons to more classic songs by The Temptations, Bob Marley and Etta James.
The band offer two lineups: acoustic guitar and female vocals or you can also add percussion to give the music more energy.
The Acoustic Avenue are a line-up of some of the most talented musicians currently working in the industry. They have been in-house resident players to some of the worlds biggest companies including Hard Rock Cafe, intercontinental and TUI.
The set list can be tailored to be a background dinner or drinks set, or a more upbeat party set.
The duo option consists of stunning female lead vocals and male acoustic guitar/backing vocals, the trio adds a percussionist/male vocalist.
New Zealand born Lydia Lowndes-Northcott began playing at age of 7, soon winning a scholarship to Wells Cathedral School, and later to the Royal Academy of Music in London. During her time there Lydia won many prizes including the Maurice Loban Prize for her outstanding final recital. Other notable performances included Hindermith’s Trauermusik with the Academy Soloists, and the premier of a new concerto for viola by Oliver Weeks commissioned by the Academy.
She has since worked with many professional orchestras including the London Sinfonietta, BBC Symphony Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, English National Opera, BT Scottish Ensemble, the John Wilson Orchestra, and appearing as guest principle with the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Also a full time member of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra from 2007-2009, she is now a regular with the English Chamber Orchestra.
Lydia has performed in major concert venues across the world, includin...
Rich is a talented young Wedding Guitarist in Hampshire, ideal for the wedding ceremony, drinks reception or wedding breakfast.
His stylish look is matched by a cool array of instrumental covers of modern love songs.
He comes self-contained with amplifier and can set-up quickly, which makes him an ideal choice when booking for the wedding ceremony and drinks reception.
Rich is based in North Hampshire and is able to travel to wedding venues across the South.
Are you looking for beautiful instrumental music to make your wedding day that extra bit special? Matthew is the finest Wedding Pianist Hampshire has to offer and can entertain at your wedding ceremony, drinks reception or wedding breakfast.
Matthew has a vast repertoire covering classical, jazz and popular music, and can tailor the music at your wedding to suit your tastes. He is also happy to perform a special request for you.
It is standard for Matthew to perform up to two hours of music on the day – this can be split between the wedding ceremony and drinks reception, or can cover the wedding breakfast.
Matthew can travel fully self-contained with keyboard and amplification, but if your venue has a tuned grand piano he is very happy to make use of it.
Matthew is available as a wedding pianist at the following venues in Hampshire: De Vere New Place – Southampton, Hampshire, De Vere Grand Harbour – Southampton, Holiday Inn – Titchfield, L...
Jonny performed at our wedding in the Peak District. We wanted some background music and Jonny fitted the bill perfectly. Jonny's cafe style music worked so well, moving around the guests in a non-intrusive fashion. 4 weeks on and guests are still saying how much they enjoyed it. The biggest recommendation would come from my dad, a musician with 50 years experience, he could not speak highly enough of Jonny. Jonny was professional and friendly from the start, I would not hesitate in recommending him