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Carlo is an amazing, professional musician with more than 20 years of experience playing Alto and Soprano Sax, graduated with a BMus degree in Music in 2017. The smooth sound of his saxophone will enhance any cocktail reception, wedding party or corporate event. Carlo will adapt his performance to suit any client's needs, with his repertoire covering a variety of styles ranging from Ibiza Style, Lounge, Chill Out, Nu Jazz, Funky, Jazz standards, to Bossa Nova and Blues, played with a DJ setup. Carlo has many years of experience performing for all kinds of social occasions and he can tailor his act to suit any client’s needs. His music is perfect for any type of events. He has performed at several events and parties across the UK, for prestigious clients such as Dirty Martini, Soda Bar, the Defence Academy of The United Kingdom, BBC, KLM, Air France, the Manor House, Cardiff University, ExCel London, Cardiff Museum, Birmingham Museum. Carlo can perform as a soloist with his DJ setup or alongside resident DJ.

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
Encore awards
1st Encoreversary
Musicianship
Genres:
EDM, Electronic, Ambient, Deep house, House, Pop, R&B
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Instruments:
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Event types:
Bar / Club / Venue event, Wedding, Hotel / Restaurant event, Private event, Corporate event, Concert, Recording session, Cruise, Birthday party
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Other skills:
Fluent improviser
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Song list

My repertoire covers:
commercial
electro house,
deep house,
tropical house.
Main songs:
Jubel - Klingande
Waikiki - deep chills
Faul and wad ad – Changes
No Man No Cry – Warakls
Una Mattina – Ludovico Einaudi
Freed from Desire – Gala
Places – Martin Solveig
Here With Me Promises- Calvin Harris
Body - Loud Luxury
Piece Of Your Heart
One Kiss - Calvin Harris
Who Do You Love - Chainsmokers
Play -Jax Jones
Breathe - Camelphat
Sing it back
Show me, love
Una Mattina
No man no cry
Tears in Heaven
Missing girl
Always There (Incognito, David Morales Remix)
Attention (Charlie Puth)
Call On Me (Eric Prydz)
Came Here For Love (Sigala)
Children (Roberts Miles)
Flowers (Sweet Female Attitude / original or remix)
Giant (Calvin Harris, Rag’n’Bone Man)
Give Me Your Love (Sigala)
Lady Hear Me Tonight (Modjo)
I remember (Deadmau5 & Cascade / „Lincoln Lawyer” soundtrack)
Jubel (Klingande)
Make Luv (Room 5 feat. Oliver Cheatham)
My Way (Calvin Harris)
On My Mind (Disciples)
On My Way (Tiesto)
Perfect Stranger (Jonas Blue feat. JP Cooper)
Promises (Calvin Harris, Sam Smith)
Rather Be (Clean Bandit)
Regulate (Waren G)
Rise (Jonas Blue feat. Jack & Jack)
Say You Won’t Let Go (James Arthur)
Shape Of You (Ed Sheeran)
Show Me Love (Sam Feldt feat. Kimberly Anne)
Sunshine (Tieks)
Symphony (Clean Bandit feat. Zara Larsson)
This Girl (Kungs & Cookin’ On 3 Burners)
Waves (Mr. Probz)
Background music songs:
Perfect (Ed Sheeran)
Careless Whisper (G. Michael)
Baker Street (Gerry Rafferty)
Besame Mucho
Black Orpheus
Nothing Gonna Change My Love For You
Hallelujah
Have I told you lately
I can't help falling in love
I'll be there (M. Jackson)
Moon River
Yeterday (Beatles)
I shot the sherrif (B. Marley)
Jamming BM
Stirit up BM
Three Little Birds BM
Purple Rain (Prince)
Taxman (Beatles)
The Best (Tina Turner)
Just the way you are (Billy Joel)
La Bamba
Light My Fire
Songbird (Eva Cassidy)
Breezin' (George Benson)
Dock Of The Bay (upbeat funky style)
Feels So Good (Chuck Mangione)
Georgy Porgie (Toto)
Higher Ground (Stevie wonder)
Isn't She Lovely (Stevie Wonder)
Just The Two Of Us (B. Withers, G. Washington)
Mas Que Nada (samba)
Minute By Minute (Doobie Brothers)
Mustang Sally
One Note Samba
Pick Up The Pieces (Candy Dulfer)
Pieces Of A Dream (Incognito)
Revelation (Robben Ford)
Sir Duke (Stevie Wonder)
Sleepwalk (shuffle modern version)
Stand By Me
Three Little Birds (Bob Marley)
Superstition (Stevie Wonder)
Boogie on reggae woman SW
Come Together (Beatles)
Smooth/Easy Jazz Songs:
All Blues (jazz waltz or funk style)
Birdland (Weather Report)
Black Orpheus (bossa nova)
Blue Bossa (bossa nova)
Gentle Rain
Georgia On My Mind (smooth jazz)
Killing Me Softly (smooth jazz)
Moon River (jazz ballad)
Run For Cover (David Sanborn)
Summertime (smooth jazz)
Tequila (smooth jazz)
Watermelon Man (funky blues)
Wave (A.C.Jobim bossa nova)
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life (Stevie Wonder)
Customer questions

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

I can change times whereas possible according to my schedules

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

yes

How much time do you need to set up?

30 min.

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

yes

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

yes

Can you learn song requests before the event?

yes max 2 songs

What do your clients love most about your performances?

Clients love the energy and the sound of my saxophone which can enhance any type of party

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Dirty Martini, Revolution Bar, Soda, Brooks's London, The Alchemist, Cosy Club, London City Beach, Cafe Jazz, Gabeto, Royal Accademy

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Maceo Parker, David Sanborn

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

British Royal Academy, Cafe Mambo

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)£250
Up to 1 hour£250
Up to 2 hours£320
Up to 3 hours£400

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Emily M, 4 days ago

Carlo was absolutely fantastic. He arrived with plenty of time before starting and let some of the guests put in a few requests. Would highly recommend!

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Mike D, 8 months ago

Booked Carlo the second time. If you want the best of the best then he is your man!

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Mike D, 9 months ago

Carlo's performance far exceeded expectations. Great evening with Carlo on sax!

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