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Dave is a seasoned performer. He has played at numerous clubs, festivals, functions and shows throughout the UK and France.
Public liability insurance of £10 million
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
My equipment is PAT tested
Classical, Jazz, Blues, Latin jazz, Swing, Pop, Acoustic, Covers, Bossa nova, Brazilian music, Choro, French music, German music, Italian music, Latin, Spanish music, Tango
Thinking Out Loud (Ed Sheeran)
Man In The Mirror (Michael Jackson)
No Woman No Cry (Bob Marley)
Space Oddity (David Bowie)
Wonderful Tonight (Eric Clapton)
More Than Words (Extreme)
Fields of Gold (Sting)
Yesterday (Paul McCartney)
Killing me softly (Roberta Flack)
Don’t know why – Norah Jones (Harris)
On the sunny side of the street (McHugh)
All the things you are (Kern)
Georgia On My Mind (Carmichael)
Stella by starlight (Young)
My Romance (Rogers)
Out of Nowhere (Green)
When Sunny Gets Blue (Segal)
They can’t take that away from me (Gershwin)
Darn That Dream (Van Heusen)
Beautiful Love (Young)
Gee baby ain’t I good to you (Razaf)
Here’s that rainy day (Van Heusen)
Fly me to the moon (Howard)
Just friends (Klenner)
Someday my prince will come (Morey)
Autumn Leaves (Mercer)
Have you met miss jones (Rogers)
Satin Doll (Ellington)
All of Me (Marks)
How high the moon (Lewis)
Body and Soul (Green)
I’m old fashioned (Kern)
Moonlight in Vermont (Blackburn)
Sweet Lorraine (Burwell)
Don’t get around much anymore (Ellington)
Someone to watch over me (Gershwin)
ThereWill Never Be Another You (Warren)
Ain't Misbehavin' (Waller)
Almost Like Being In Love (Loewe)
Bye Bye Blackbird (Henderson)
The Days of Wine and Roses (Mancini)
Embraceable You (Gershwin)
Night and Day (Gershwin)
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Gershwin)
Don't Get Around Much Any More (Ellington)
Sweet Lorraine (Burwell)
When Sunny Gets Blue (Fisher)
Classical and South American
Torraba - Sonatina, Jerigonza
Hommage a Tarrega
Pernambuco - Sons de Carilhoes
Barrios - Waltz 1,3
Sor -Les Adieus
Montoya - El Roble
Ferrer - Nostalgia
Carcassi -Allegretto, Menuet, Caprice
Tarrega – Recuerdos de la Alhambra,
Capricio Arabe, Adelita
Villa Lobos – Choro No.1
Suite Populaire Bresilienne
Guinga - Senhorinha
Dyens - Tango en Skai
Piazolla – Milonga del Angel, Verano Porteno
Bonfa – Manha de Carnaval, A Chuva Suave
Jobim – Chega de Saudade
Pujol – Cinq Preludes
Myers - Cavatina
Pachelbel - Canon in D
Debussy - Clare dear Lune
Various other classics!
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
I always try my best to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let me know.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
I can supply MP3 tracks if required.
How much time do you need to set up?
I can be set up and ready to play in under 10 minutes!
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Yes of course! Please let me know if you want me to play anything specific.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
If a song isn't included in my song list there may still be a chance I already know it. If there is a special song you'd like me to learn I'm happy to do this for you. There is a fee of £30 for this service.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
I have a wide repertoire featuring jazz, classical and popular music.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
I have performed at the natural history museum, London boat shows, Goodwood house, Blenheim palace, and HMS victory as well as many other venues
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Joe pass, Kenny Burrell, John Williams, Julian Bream, Roland Dyens
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
I have performed at the natural history museum, London boat shows, Goodwood house, Blenheim palace, and HMS victory as well as many other venues.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£100|
|Up to 1 hour||£160|
|Up to 2 hours||£200|
|Up to 3 hours||£250|
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