Kate is a world-renowned, award-winning, virtuoso violinist. Captivating audiences with her gorgeous violin performances for any function, from weddings to elaborate corporate events, catering to your unique occasion.
The best act we have ever booked! -The Player of the Year Awards, Bolton Stadium
* Offers a personalised approach to making more intimate affairs (from weddings to private parties) momentous with her gorgeous violin performances.
* She’ll play when, where, and what you prefer. She can entertain during drinks, at an evening celebration, or for an entire day—indoors, outdoors and on the move (with her wireless transmitter).
* Whether it’s providing lovely background ambience or the ultra-sensational main event. The Northern Violinist will let you select from her vast repertoire which she knows by heart
* Can play both acoustic classical sets to electric pop favourites- everything from classical masterpieces to modern pop favourites—and can even learn a new song especially for you.
* Stand out solo artist or compliments full orchestras or small groups.
* Performs in elegant attire swaying with her hand-crafted acoustic instrument or her distinctive one-of-a-kind translucent electric violin (hand-made by Ted Brewer).
* Two critically-acclaimed studio albums. “The Violinist” (2009) sold over 5,000 copies worldwide. “My Classical Interpretations” (2012), (featuring the piano accompaniments of Daniel Holden) which sold over 2,000 hard copies and numerous tracks online.
* Songs have been used on BBC and ITV. Has performed live on TV (including “Ant and Dec's Takeaway” for ITV Live at Trafford Centre; BBC 1; SKY and Arabic Al Sharqiya) and radio (NE1 FM Newcastle and BBC Radio Humberside).
* Now performing her spectacular solo violin shows (recently receiving a standing ovation) as a headline act for Fred Olsen Cruise Lines, taking her to the Caribbean, Norway, Iceland, USA and the Canary Islands.
* Winner "Best Music and Entertainment" by the Wedding Guide 2013 (and was a finalist in 2014).
“The Northern Violinist was truly spectacular at our Range Rover Evoque Launch, she entertained and indeed mesmerised our guests all evening… A true professional, we would not hesitate to recommend her, particularly if you’re looking for that wow factor for your event”– Simon Lewis, Land Rover
Kate has worked with such a large number of prestigious companies and performed at so many elaborate events—the list is constantly expanding. You can check out her latest exciting news through her Website/Blog. In the meantime, here is a hint of impressive past clients and performances:
Geneva Forex Event for Dukascopy Bank SA - Four Seasons Hotel, Geneva, Switzerland Bisquit Castle Inauguration - Cognac, France
Atlantica Imperial Resort - Concert for Residents - Rhodes, Greece (with Storm the Violin Duo)
Maxx Royal Hotels – Concert for Residents, Antalya, Turkey
BMW i8 – Launch, Leeds & Harrogate
Once Upon A Smile - Charity Ball, The Point at Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester. Performance with pop singer Lemar and boyband The Mend.
Vogue Fashion Show – Trafford Centre, Manchester (with Storm the Violin Duo)
European Watch of the Year Awards – May Fair Hotel, London (with Storm the Violin Duo)
ASDA – VIP Dinner with ASDA CEO, Burton Hall, Cherry
ASDA & WAL Mart America, International Conference, Marriot Hotel, Leeds
British Army – Warrant Officers and Sergeants Mess, Army Foundation College Harrogate
ITV - Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Take Away, Intu Trafford Centre, Manchester
Harvey Nichols, Apple, Enterprise Cars VIP Reception, The Refractory, University of Leeds, Leeds
Ciara Fashion – New Collection Launch, Leeds
Soroptimist International - Charity Ball, Harrogate Yorkshire Pavilions. Harrogate
Sherwood – Conference, The Mansion House, York
Land Rover - Launch of the new Range Rover Evoque, York
Land Rover - Launch of the new Range Rover Model 2012, Zwolle, Holland
Eastbourne Band Stand - Electric Night of the Proms, Finale Main Act, Eastbourne (3 times)
BBC One - 'Who Will Save The Savers', Performance, Harrogate
SKY TV - 'The Holiday & Cruise Channel' Interview, Bournemouth
Al Sharqyia TV - Music Artist Interview: Kate Chruscicka, The Violinist - London West Yorkshire Police Awards Ceremony - Royal Armouries, Leeds West Yorkshire Police - 'The Officer's Mess - Christmas Ball' - Mint Hotel, Leeds
Northern Design Awards Ceremony - Central Manchester, Manchester Cancer Research UK - Art Exhibition - Pavilions of Harrogate, Harrogate
Leeds Sports Awards, Centenary Pavilion Leeds United & Royal Armouries , Leeds (twice)
Confederation of British Industry (including Gordons group) Annual Dinner - University of Leeds, Parkinson Building, Leeds
Titanium Fire Ltd Dryland - Christmas Party - Kensington High Street, London
Hangar8 PLC - Christmas Party, Freud, Oxford
Long Marston Model Air Show – Annual Dinner – Stratford – upon - Avon
The Medway Culture and Design Awards, Corn Exchange, Rochester
Shopping Affair - theme of Indian Summer - Victoria Quarter, Leeds (with Storm the Violin Duo)
Heaton Community Together – Charity Evening – Manningham Mills, Bradford
Bollywood Ball – Dinner Show – Marriot Hotel – Newcastle Gosforth Park
IBM Conference - Majestic Hotel, Harrogate British Society for Haematology - 51st Annual Scientific Meeting - Stanmer House, Brighton
National Hospital Caterers Awards at The President’s Dinner, Wokefield Park, Reading Ladies Day – Fashion Show, Ripon Race Course, Ripon
Greater Manchester Marathon, Manchester Atradius Credit Insurance Company and Risk Management Company- Conference Dinner, Celtic Manor Resort, Newport, Wales
17th Annual Covkartsport Awards & Presentations Dinner - The Stoneleigh Deer Park Golf Club, Coventry
CBRE & GBA – Launch of new city centre office, Manchester (with Storm the Violin Duo)
Noble System – SNUG 2013 Dynamic Solutions – Conference – Radisson Blu Edwardian, Manchester
Millers Vanguard - Winter Wonderland - De Vere Village Hotel Bury, Manchester I DO Magazine - Exhibition - Leeds United Centenary Pavilion, Leeds
I DO Magazine - Wedding Exhibition - Sheffield Ice, Sheffield I DO Magazine - Wedding Exhibition - Racecourse, Doncaster
Rotary - Ashover Charity Car Show - Chesterfield (twice) House of Fraser - Members Evening - House of Fraser, Meadowhall, Sheffield Debenhams Members Shopping, Debenhams, Leeds Rays of Sunshine Charity Ball - Queens Hote,l Leeds & The Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate (twice)
Formal Ball for Outwood Grange Academy - Aspire, Leeds Rag Fashion Show in the aid of Treckstock & People in Action Charities. Supported by: KPMG, Harvey Nichols
Rag Awards Ceremony - Alea Casino, Leeds
CBRE & GBA – Launch of newly refurbished offices – Manchester (with Storm the Violin Duo)
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service Awards Ceremony, Bedford (with Storm the Violin Duo)
End Of Summer Fashion Show - (twice) Wardrobe and Left Bank, Leeds Glad Rag Fashion Show - Mook Cocktail Bar, Leeds Acorn Lighting Services Ltd - Lancashire County Cricket Club, Manchester-Trafford Westrow Hair - Launch Event - Albion Place, Leeds CardSave Company - Evening Entertainment, The Studio, Clithropes Mayaimi Club Launch, Leeds
Preston Road Show
Hyde Park Unity Day - Hyde Park, Leeds Heineken & co-operation with ‘The Oddfellows’, Halifax
lisa Holbrook• Dec. 15, 2018
"Wonderful talented violinist.
Would recommend her"
Yvonne Brooks• Jan. 15, 2017
Kate was fantastic. Very talented and helpful. Everyone enjoyed her music
Olivia and Craig• July 29, 2016
Kate I am so sorry I did not even manage to speak to you on the wedding day! Wow you were amazing what a fabulous choice you were the music for the ceremony had everybody in tears and the music during the dinner was perfect! I have never known people up dancing to a violinist before but you managed it! Thanks again x x x
Services From Kate Violin
Classical or/and Electric Violin Performance - 2 x 45 Minutes
Any required by the client.