Emily Mitchell

Brighton, East Sussex
Verified bookings: 2
Reviews: 5
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Price from: £200

Emily plays Solo Cello for events and weddings with a high quality backing amp, using carefully selected tracks and many of her own arrangements which are also used by the BBC.
The beautiful sound of the cello and the warmth added with the backing offers a fantastic option for live music at ceremonies, drinks receptions, dinners, corporate events, birthdays and many more.
Ideal for 30-people weddings under the current guidelines, Emily offers a self-contained socially-distanced music package for weddings and receptions that will make the day really special.
Trained at the Royal Academy of Music, Emily composes multi-part cello music for he BBC, and performs both solo and with quartets throughout London and the south east. Recent years have seen her play at: V&A, Tower of London, Westminster Abbey, Lancaster House, MoD, i360, Greenwich Royal Observatory, Brighton Pavilion, Winchester Guildhall, Brighton Town Hall, Brighton bandstand, Cliveden House, Pembroke Lodge and many more.
Repertoire ranges from classical and baroque through to jazz, tangos, pop and indie, and help is offered for music choices. From Elgar to Ellie Goulding, J.S.Bach to Jess Glynne, you'll hear expressive renditions of music you love.

5 Reviews
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Lorna sherar

Oct. 13, 2018

Absolutely perfect, Emily is wonderful and exactly what we wanted, if not better. So easy to book, easily contactable throughout. Would definitely recommend!


Ruth Hudson

Nov. 11, 2017

"Hi Emily,

We wanted to say a massive thank you for performing at our wedding last Saturday, you were absolutely brilliant.

We received so many comments on how beautiful your performance was we were delighted, it really set the tone for the rest of the day."


Private booking

May 20, 2017

"‘Just a quick note to say many thanks for playing at our son's Christening at Hall Place the other week.
Everyone enjoyed your music so well done and thank you'
S. O’Sullivan, Christening at Hall Place,Bexley"


Colombian Embassy

Dec. 18, 2014

"‘Thank you for the music during our Colombian National Poets’ recitation. The sound complimented the readings and gave a new dimension to the poetry.’
Colombian Embassy London"


Izzy and Sam Peters

May 22, 2010

"‘You helped to create the perfect atmosphere for our wedding and gave it the finishing touch’.
Wedding at Brighton Pavilion"

Services From Emily Mitchell

Emily Mitchell

Beautiful Solo Cello Plays Your Favourite Music

Weddings Music for guests arriving pre-ceremony, bridal entrance, signing of the register and exit of the married couple, all with your choice of music. Add on 1 hour, or 2 x 45-minute sets of music for the reception, starting up the atmosphere for you and your guests. Events Book 1, 2 or 3 hours of Solo Cello with tracks, self-contained solo live background music for your event. Falls within current guidelines for social-distancing and a non-spreading instrument. A mask can be worn if preferred. Arrangements vary from sensitive piano covers to lively upbeat tracks with a quality small p/a. Pat tested equipment, Public Liability Insurance and heaps of experience playing for weddings and events, professional and accommodating attitude, the feedback has always been extremely positive and the music has made many people's events extra special.
From: £250 per event


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Set List/Services

Music ranges from classical and baroque to jazz, tangos and pop.
Examples include:
Bach - Air in D
Erik Satie - Gymnopedie
Pachebel - Canon
Vivaldi - Largo from Winter
Elgar - Chanson de Matin
Brahms - Hungarian Dance
Saint-Saens - The Swan
Gershwin - Summertime
Piazolla - Libertango
Pharell Williams - Happy
Desree - Kissing You
Christina Perri - Thousand Years
Adele - Rolling in The Deep
Clean Bandit - Symphony
Michael Jackson - Human Nature