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Professional violinist, Southampton based, classical, jazz, pop, rock. BMus RNCM.
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Public liability insurance of £10 million
This act has been working with Encore for over 8 years
Christmas, Classical, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Opera, Musical theatre, Electronic, Ambient, Breakbeat, Deep house, Electro-Swing, EDM, Dubstep, Drum 'n' Bass, Electronica, Garage, House, IDM, Triphop, Techno, Jungle, Industrial, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1990s era music, 1980s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Country, Irish rock, Folk rock, Jazz, Gypsy jazz, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Dixieland, Modern jazz, Barbershop, Swing, Latin jazz, Jazz fusion, Ragtime, Easy listening, Experimental, Light music, Pop, Covers, Hip Hop, Soul, Acoustic, Disco, Karaoke, Top 40, Ambient pop, Funk, Motown, Tribute, Americana, Funk rock, R&B, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Classic rock, Heavy metal, Power rock, Synth rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Post rock, Hardcore, Hard rock, Pop rock, Punk rock, Progressive rock, Glam rock, World music, Asian music, Argentinian, Bollywood, Bossa nova, Flamenco, Cuban music, French music, Italian music, Jewish music, Klezmer, Latin, Russian music, Spanish music, Tango, Traditional church music, Folk, Gospel, Britpop, Indie, Film / TV music
Arranger, Composer, Songwriter, Transcription, Actor, Musical comedy, Fluent improviser, Fluent sight-reader, MC, Perfect pitch
Charlie's Song list
MEDITIATION FROM THAIS- MASSENET SALUT D’AMOUR- ELGAR
CANON ON D- PACHABEL
CHANSON DU MATIN- ELGAR PAVANE- FAURE
CLAIRE DE LUNE- DEBUSSY VOCALISE- RACHMANINOV FLOWER DUET- DELIBES NOCTURN IN E FLAT- CHOPIN
SALUT D’AMOUR- ELGAR
VIVALDI FOUR SEASONS
TIME TO SAY GOODBYE- BOCELLI
MUSIC OF THE NIGHT- LLOYD WEBBER
ABE MARIA- BACH
NESSUN DORMA- PUCCINI
AVE MARIA- SCHUBERT
EINE KLEINE- MOZART
BLUE DANUBE- STRAUSS
FLY ME TO THE MOON- SINATRA
AUTUN LEAVES- JAZZ STANDARD
MARRY YOU- BRUNO MARS.
CAN’T HELP FALLING IN LOVE- ELVIS PRESLEY.
MY FAVOURITE THINGS- JAZZ STANDARD
MY FUNNY VALENTINE- JAZZ STANDARD
KISS FROM A ROSE- SEAL
NINE TO 5- DOLLY PARTON
SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME- GERSWHIN
BILLIE JEAN- MICHAEL JACKSON
RATHER BE- CLEAN BANDIT
WHERE IS THE LOVE- BLACK EYED PEAS SYMPHONY- CLEAN BANDIT
VIVA LA VIDA- COLD PLAY
HAVANA- CAMILLIA CABELLO
AT LAST- ETTA JAMES
IF I AIN’T GOT YOU- ALICIA KEYS
WAKE ME UP- AVIICI
DESPASITO- LUIS FONSI
I FEEL IT COMING- THE WEEKEND
END OF THE ROAD- BOYZ 2 MEN
SHAPE OF YOU- ED SHEERAN
A THOUSAND YEARS- PERRI (TWIGHLIGHT)
JUST THE WAY YOU ARE- BRUNO MARS CHEERLEADER- OMI
ALL OF ME- JOHN LEGEND
I WANNA HOLD YOUR HAND- THE BEATLES
I SAW HER STANDING THERE- THE BEATLES
I FEEL FINE- THE BEATLES
YOU’VE GOT A FRIEND- JAMES TAYLOR
GOOD RIDDANCE (TIME OF YOUR LIFE)- GREENDAY
MR. BRIGHTSIDE- KILLERS
SEX ON FIRE- KINGS OF LEON
YOU’VE GOT THE LOVE- FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE LITTLE LION MAN- MUMFORD AND SONS
SHOWER THE PEOPLE- JAMES TAYLOR
WHISKY IN THE JAR- THIN LIZZY
ZOMBIE- THE CRANBERRY’S
GALWAY GIRL- STEVE EARLE
ENGLISHMAN IN NEW YORK- STING
LAND DOWNUNDER- MEN AT WORK
DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA- CHARLIE DANIELS
NEED YOU NOW- LADY A
EVE OF THE WAR- JEFF WAYNE
CHICKEN FRIED- ZAC BROWN
WAGON WHEEL- DARIUS RUCKER
COUNTRY ROADS- JOHN DENVER
LOVE STORY- TAYLOR SWIFT
YOU BELONG WITH ME- TAYLOR SWIFT
YOURE STILL THE ONE- SHANIA TWAIN
JOLENE- DOLLY PARTON
SHOWER THE PEOPLE- JAMES TAYLOR
RING OF FIRE- JOHNNY CASH
BACK IN BLACK- ACDC
SWEET CHILD O’ MINE- GUNS N ROSES
LIVIN ON A PRAYER- BON JOVI
MR. BLUE SKY- ELO
DREAMS- FLEETWOOD MAC
GO YOUR OWN WAY- FLEETWOOD MAC
LANDSLIDE- FLEETWOOD MAC
ANYTHING FOR LOVE- MEATLOAF
WE WILL ROCK YOU/WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS- QUEEN
DANCING IN THE MOONLIGHT- THIN LIZZY
WAR PIGS- BLACK SABBATH
I BELIEVE IN A THING CALLED LOVE- THE DARKNESS
PARANOID- BLACK SABBATH
What do your clients love most about your performances?
I think what separates me from others is my ability to play and improvise in multiple styles and genres. No style is off the table. I also adapt very well to all situations and have very good communication skills. I am always ready to answer any questions you may have.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
-A multitude of wedding venues including Syon Park, Clock Barn, Pennyhill park, Sandown Racecourse, Southampton Harbour Hotel, Four Seasons (multiple locations) and many more. -Cruise ships, concert halls, smaller boats and private yachts.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Classical- Yascha Heifetz, Alex Markov, Maxim Vengerov, Horowitz, Arthur Rubinstein Jazz- Bill Evans, Chick Corea, Keith Jarret, John Coltrane, Brad Meldau, Joe Venuti Rock- Thin Lizzy, Nirvana. Black Sabbath.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Probably alongside the great Russian violinists Alexander Markov and his father Albert Markov. Other appearances have included the X factor, The Voice and BBC Proms
Do you have different line-up options?
Yes, I also come in the form of an acoustic duo, a perfect addition to your entertainment needs. We take requests on the spot from your guests and will have them all singing in no time! Can be an entirely acoustic act or with PA.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
This is not a problem, provided it does not affect other bookings I may have that day. For example if your event is in the day time and I have another booking in the evening, I cannot delay attending the second booking. Just keep in touch, and if possible have final timings in place as soon as possible. Additional time added will be subject to a surcharge.
How much time do you need to set up?
This can be fairly flexible depending on the event. We can discuss this further at the enquiry stage.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Of course! Many people tend to ask me to stay within specific genres, which works well as I can judge what I play based on my reading the room, a skill I have acquired over many years of experience. I can also allow a few specific requests of songs that are not in my repertoire list to give you the bespoke experience.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Yes, all equipment will be supplied by me.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
Yes! This will be built into the cost of the performance. The average amount of request is between 1 & 4 songs. Again this can be discussed further.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)
|Up to 1 hour
|Up to 2 hours
|Up to 3 hours
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