Tenor Sax player - played at hundreds of weddings, parties and events in UK and Europe. Also street musician for many years. Self contained or with a band. Vast repertoire. Will audition prior to a booking. Capable in jazz / pop classics. Can supply song list, many testimonials, Insurance and PAT test certificates. Friendly, helpful and punctual. Also conscious of playing at appropriate volume.
Gill Falkner• May 5, 2019
"Richard was fantastic at our wedding, his communication and effort prior to the day was outstanding (learning songs at our request) and his playing was great, both at the ceremony and reception. Highly recommend! Thanks Richard we loved having you at our wedding.
Gill and Ben"
Nicole Bowen• March 31, 2019
"Richard was absolutely awesome. He was so easy to work with every step of the way leading up to the event. He played extremely beautiful and everyone loved it.
Thank you Richard, you will definately be considered next time."
David Lashmar• Feb. 23, 2019
Absolutely perfect! I need to say no more, just book him, he won't let you doen!
Debbie• Dec. 22, 2018
Excellent, would book Richard Again, 10/10
Sally arm• Dec. 21, 2018
Absolutely brilliant, definitely a 10. Thank you Richard for making our day that bit special. A class act! Xx
Alexis Abed• Oct. 13, 2018
Richard was wonderful and very professional, would book him again and again.
- How long do you play for?2 hours playing time with 1 or 2 short breaks - total time 3 hours
- Do you have your own PA and lighting?Yes
- Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?Yes
- How much space do you require?4.5 metres x 2 metres (Large event) 2 metres x 2 metres (Small event)
- My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?Yes - If a backing track is available - I will supply this at cost of the track (Normally £5)
- How many breaks do you take? How long are they?I usually play 45 min sets and breaks are 15 or 30 mins
Set List – Tenor saxophone (With backing tracks)
Can you feel the love – A whole new world – Beauty and the beast – Celebration – Stranger on the shore – Alfie – Somewhere – Against all odds – I just can't stop loving you – One more night – Night birds – Baker Street – It must be love – Careless whisper – Human nature – You might need somebody – Arthur – Mercy mercy me – Wishing on a star – Holding back the years – Harvest for the world – Jammin’ – Wedding song – What a wonderful world – Skylark – Look of love – Just the way you are – Summertime – Endless love – Granada – Europa – One day I’ll fly away – Young hearts run free – September – All night long – Your latest trick – Virtual insanity – Close to you - Saving all my love for you – Me and Mrs Jones – How deep is your love – You are the sunshine of my life – Have I told you lately – How sweet it is – For once in my life – Isn’t she lovely – My cherie amour – Stop look listen to your heart – What’s going on – When I fall in love – You are everything – Angels – Street life – Too young to die – True colours – Ain’t no sunshine – Besame mucho – Last tango in Paris – I want you – Pick up the pieces – Road runner – Sunshine day – Sway – Sir Duke – Sweet love – If I ain’t got you – Walk of life – Stuck on you – Ain’t no stopping us now – You are so beautiful – Harlem nocturne – Heaven – Time after time – Just the two of us – I wish I knew how it would feel to be free - She’s got a way – This masquerade – Yester me yester you yesterday – Make you feel my love – Beyond the sea – I’ve got you under my skin – Come fly with me – You make me feel so young – So amazing – Spend my life with you – Greatest day – For your love – Comin’ home baby – Deacon blues – After the love has gone – Never too much – I’m losing you – Save the best for last – I believe I can fly – Call me irresponsible – Macarthur Park – Everything – Wonderful tonight – Summer breeze – Knocks me off my feet – Nothing’s gonna change my love for you – Playgirl (Latin) – Thinking out loud – Rock with you – Rocket love – El mundo pasa (Latin) – Snowdrift – Until you come back to me – I can’t make you love me – Gold – Higher love – All of me – Valerie (Steve Winwood) - Soul Provider - Soul Serenade - Histoire d'un amour - Give me the simple life - As (Mary J Blige)
Cheek to cheek – Take 5 – September in the rain – Blue moon – The very thought of you – I’m old fashioned – Take the ‘A’ train – Satin doll – Blue bossa – Song for my father – My little suede shoes – Desifinado – One note samba – St Thomas – Tenderly – Time after time – Night and day – You go to my head – It had to be you – Our love is here to stay – Close your eyes – Like someone in love – Here’s that rainy day – Fly me to the moon – Have you met Miss Jones – Girl from Ipanema – Pick yourself up – Good bait – All the things you are – Black Orpheus – Corcovado – Don’t get around much anymore – Mack the knife – Mas que nada – Wave – Agua de beber – No more blues – Blues for Alice – Make me a memory – Wine light – On Green Dolphin Street – The gentle rain – She is Michelle – Taking a chance on love – Stella by starlight – There will never be another you – The way you look tonight - Recado bossa nova – Beautiful love – Shadow of your smile – I’ll remember April – East of the sun, West of the moon – It could happen to you – Lady Bird – Petite fleur – Caravan – I concentrate on you – It might as well be spring – My funny Valentine - A nightingale sang in Berkeley Square
Have yourself a merry little Christmas
The Christmas song (Chestnuts roasting on an open fire…….)
Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow
Please come home for Christmas
Rudolph the red nosed reindeer
When a child is born