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Swing ,Pop & Soul Singer Performer, covering artists from Bublé and Sinatra to Elvis & The Bealtes, to Ed Sheeran

Aaron James is a Swing, Pop and Soul/Motown Singer and Performer, based in Dorset. Aaron sings with soul, and has a smooth tone, with warm, rich vocals, and gives a lively, engaging and entertaining performance which audiences always enjoy, with songs to get audiences dancing and singing, as well as slower, romantic songs and ballads. Aaron is a versatile performer, and sings a wide range of styles, for all to enjoy, dance and sing to - including Swing, Pop and Soul - from 50s, 60s & 70s, to Modern hits. He covers Swing artists such as Michael Bublé and Frank Sinatra, Rock 'n' Roll artists Elvis Presley and The Beatles, Soul and Motown artists Stevie Wonder, The Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, T.Rex, David Bowie, and modern singers Amy Winehouse and George Ezra. Aaron is sure to give a memorable night's entertainment. Aaron can adapt his set list to your requirements, and can perform a mix of styles and eras, or he can focus on one particular style, for example he can perform a solely Swing, Blues and Jazz set, or a purely Pop and Soul set. He is also able to sing Classical music, such as the songs of Andrea Bocelli, suitable for occasions such as Weddings. He can also perform a more laid back Acoustic Pop set. Aaron James trained at the Royal Northern College of Music, where he studied Music and Singing. Aaron performs at Weddings, Parties, Festivals, Concerts, Dining Events, Hotels, Restaurants and Bar Lounges, across the country. His set times can range from 30 minutes up to 3 hours, according to your requirements, and he can also provide an additional DJ/Music service for the event, to keep the musical atmosphere going, with songs and styles suited to your event or venue. Please enjoy listening to Aaron's demo recordings and videos. Please get in touch with your requirements, and Aaron will be happy to respond!

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Musicianship
Genres:
Classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Classical crossover, Jazz, Blues, Swing, Easy listening, Pop, Acoustic, Covers, Motown, Soul, Rock, Pop rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Indie
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Instruments:
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Singing teaching, Actor
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Song list

Aaron James - Full Repertoire List
Swing -
Sway, Dean Martin
Moondance, Michael Bublé
Come Fly With Me, Frank Sinatra
I Get A Kick Out Of You, Frank Sinatra
Such A Night, Elvis Presley - Bublé Cover
Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Queen - Bublé Cover
For Once In My Life, Stevie Wonder - Bublé Cover
Save The Last Dance For Me, The Drifters - Bublé Cover
I Only Have Eyes For You, Michael Bubé
That's Life, Frank Sinatra
You Make Me Feel So Young, Bublé / Sinatra
Fly Me To The Moon, Frank Sinatra
Feeling Good, Michael Bublé
Fever, Michael Bublé
Cry Me A River, Michael Bublé
My Funny Valentine, Michael Bublé
Everything, Michael Bublé
Haven't Met You Yet, Michael Bublé
Crazy Love, Michael Bublé
Home, Michael Bublé
Heartache Tonight, Michael Bublé
A Nght Like This, Caro Emerald
On An Evening In Roma, Dean Martin
That’s Amore, Dean Martin
Volare, Dean Martin
When You’re Smilin’, Michael Bublé
All I Do Is Dream Of You, Michael Bublé
Some Kind of Wonderful, Michael Bublé
You've Got A Friend In Me, Michael Bublé
To Love Somebody, Bee Gees, Bublé Cover
Cheek to Cheek, Frank Sinatra
I Won’t Dance, Frank Sinatra
Strangers In The Night, Frank Sinatra
You’re Nobody ‘Til Somebody Loves You, Dean Martin
When I Fall In Love, Nat King Cole
You Don’t Know Me, Michael Bublé
That’s All, Michael Bublé
You and I, Michael Bublé
La Vie En Rose, Michael Bublé
Help Me Make It Through The Night, Michael Bublé
Wonderful Tonight, Michael Bublé
Best Of Me, Michael Bublé
Georgia On My Mind, Michael Bublé
Quizas, Quizas, Quizas, Michael Bublé
At This Moment, Michael Bublé
Memories Are Made of This, Dean Martin
Little Ole Wine Drinker Me, Dean Martin
My Baby Just Cares For Me, Nina Simone
Beyond The Sea, Bobby Darin
What A Wonderful World, Louis Armstrong
One For My Baby, Frank Sinatra
Can't Help Falling In Love, Elvis Presley
Love Me Tender, Elvis Presley
Always On My Mind, Elvis Presley
Moon River, Andy Williams
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You / I Love You Baby, Andy Williams
The Impossible Dream, Andy Williams
But For Now, Jamie Cullum
Don’t Stop The Music, Jamie Cullum
These Are The Days, Jamie Cullum
What A Difference A Day Made, Jamie Cullum
All at Sea, Jamie Cullum
High & Dry, Jamie Cullum
Champagne, Andrea Bocelli
Time To Say Goodbye, Andrea Bocelli
Fall On Me, Andrea Bocelli
O Sole Mio, Il Volo
Oldies Pop/Rock ‘n’ Roll/Motown/Soul -
I Want You Back, Jackson 5
Signed, Sealed, Delivered, Stevie Wonder
Superstition, Stevie Wonder
Isn't She Lovely, Stevie Wonder
I Can't Help Myself, The Four Tops
Dancing In The Street, Marvin Gaye
I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Marvin Gaye
How Sweet It Is, Marvin Gaye
My Girl, The Temptations
I'm A Believer, The Monkees
Can't Buy Me Love, The Beatles
I Saw Her Standing There, The Beatles
Hey Jude, The Beatles
Satisfaction, The Rolling Stones
Get It On, T.Rex
I Love To Boogie, T. Rex
Jean Jeanie, David Bowie
Stand By Me, Ben E. King
To Love Somebody, Bee Gees
Burning Love, Elvis Presley
A Little Less Conversation, Elvis Presley
Return To Sender, Elvis Presley
I Just Can't Help Believin’, Elvis Presley
Twistin' The Night Away, Sam Cooke
Oh, Pretty Woman, Roy Orbison
Modern Pop Covers -
Shut Up And Dance, Walk The Moon
Paradise, George Ezra
Shotgun, George Ezra
Valerie, Amy Winehouse
You Know I'm No Good, Amy Winehouse
I Don't Care, Ed Sheeran
Nancy Mulligan, Ed Sheeran
What Do I Know, Ed Sheeran
Uptown Funk, Bruno Mars
Just The Way You Are, Bruno Mars
Pencil Full of Lead, Paolo Nutini
Crazy, Cee Lo Green
Forget You, Ceel Lo Green
Girl On Fire, Alicia Keys
Wonderwall, Oasis
Don't Look Back In Anger, Oasis
Ho Hey, The Lumineers
Use Somebody, Kings of Leon
When You Say Nothing At All, Ronan Keating
Thinking Out Loud, Ed Sheeran
Best Part of Me, Ed Sheeran
Hold My Girl, George Ezra
All of Me, John Legend
Grow Old With Me, Tom Odell
Love Like This, Kodaline
A Thousand Years, Christina Perri
I Wasn't Expecting That, Jamie Lawson
Last Request, Paolo Nutini
Your Body Is A Wonderland, John Mayer
Make You Feel My Love, Adele
When We Were Young, Adele
Lover, Taylor Swift
Your Song, Elton John
Christmas -
It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas, Michael Bublé
Santa Calus Is Comin' To Town, Michael Bublé
Holly Jolly Christmas, Michael Bublé
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home), Michael Bublé
All I Want For Christmas Is You, Michael Bublé
Feliz Navidad, Michael Bublé
Jingle Bells, Michael Bublé
Winter Wonderland, Michael Bublé
It’s The Most Wonderful Time of The Year, Andy Williams
Let It Snow, Dean Martin
White Christmas, The Drifters
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, Michael Bublé
The Christmas Song, Nat King Cole
Happy Xmas (War Is Over), John Lennon
Real Love, Tom Odell
I'll Be Home For Christmas, Michael Bublé
Silent Nigh, Andy Williams
O Holy Night, Andy Williams
Ave Maria, Perry Como
Customer questions

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

No problem, just let me know, and we can sort this. I can easily adapt my performance around your requirements

Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?

Yes, between my sets is included, or I can provide a DJ service before and/or after my sets for an additional £100

How much time do you need to set up?

30 minutes

Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?

Yes sure, just take a look at my set list, and choose whichever songs you like, and I can also sing requested songs

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

Yes, I have all my own PA equipment and music

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Yes certainly, just let me know

What do your clients love most about your performances?

I have a uniquely authentic, soulful and warm tone, and smooth vocals, which clients have complimented me on, which very much lends itself to the swing style, and Michael Bublé stlye songs. I perform the songs with genuine emotion and feeling, and give an engaging, energetic performance.

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Marriott Hotel, Bournemouth Wessex Hotel, Bournemouth Branksome Beach Restaurant, Poole Iberostar Playa De Muro, Alcudia Bay, Mallorca Various Wedding and Party venues

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Michael Bublé, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Andrea Bocelli

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

A live outdoor concert in Italy

Prices

Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.

Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£75
Up to 1 hour£175
Up to 2 hours£275
Up to 3 hours£325

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Julia R, 6 months ago

Aaron was fabulous for our party, he created a charming atmosphere, and sang beautifully all our favourite songs. He is a very talented young singer. He was a big hit with all the guests, and everyone was talking about his performance. I would certainly book him again! It made for a very memorable evening.

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Stephen M, 9 months ago

Aaron created a great atmosphere, and performed brilliantly. He has a superb voice. A good mix of crooner-style songs and more upbeat ones, old and new, so everyone could enjoy. He was even able to sing a requested song, which meant a lot to us.

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