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Ellie Ford

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Brighton
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Ellie Ford is a professional singing harpist who offers a bespoke service of playing your favourite song at your special event.

Ellie Ford is an accomplished harpist and vocalist. Ellie works as a professional singer/songwriter and harpist. Ellie Ford specialises in cover songs (harp & vocals) for your event and offers a bespoke service to bring your favourite songs to your special event. Styles: Pop, Rock, Jazz, Contemporary, Folk, Indie A word from Ellie... "Hello, I'm Ellie I am a harpist and singer, I create bespoke musical experiences. I create a unique harp and vocal versions of your chosen songs to play at your special event. I play a 47 string malvern pedal harp. I am based in the south of England but can travel anywhere to play at your event."

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
My equipment is PAT tested
Musicianship
Genres:
Folk rock, Folk, Jazz, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Covers
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Instruments:
Harp, Singer
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Concert, Recording session
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Song list

Popular songs
A Thousand Years - Christina Perri
A thousand miles - Vanessa Carlton
Ain’t misbehavin' - Fats Waller
All of Me - John Legend
All the things you are - Ella Fitzgerald
All you need is love - The Beatles
Amazing Grace - trad
Angels - Robbie Williams
Autumn leaves - Eva Cassidy
Beautiful in white - Westlife
Bittersweet symphony - The Verve
Blackbird - The Beatles
Blowin’ in the wind - Bob Dylan
Blue moon - Sinatra
Born for you - David Pomeranz
Budapest - George Ezra
Can’t Help Falling in Love - Elvis
Clocks - Coldplay
Close to you - The Carpenters
Come fly with me - Sinatra
Diamonds - Rihanna
Don’t look back in anger - Oasis
Don’t stop believin’ - Journey
Dream a little dream of me - Ella Fitzgerald arr. Yiruma
Evergreen - Barbra Streisand
Every breath you take - The Police
Everything - Michael Buble
Fields of Gold - Sting
Fly me to the moon - Sinatra
From this moment - Shania Twain
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Halo - Beyoncé
Heaven - Bryan Adams
Hey, Jude - The Beatles
How deep is your love - Bee Gees
How long will I love you - Ellie Goulding
I Will Always Love You - Whitney Houston
I believe I can fly - R Kelly
I don’t wanna miss a thing - Aerosmith
I get to love you - Ruelle
I'm yours - Jason Mraz
Isn’t she lovely? - Stevie Wonder
Kiss from a rose - Seal
Le Onde - Einaudi
Let it Be - The Beatles
Love is all around - Wet Wet Wet
Love me Tender - Elvis
Marry Me - Train
Marry You - Bruno Mars
Misty - Ella Fitzgerald
Moon river - Mancini
Nothing else matters - Metallica
Paradise - Coldplay
Perfect - Ed Sheeran
Photograph - Ed sheeran
Rather Be - Clean Bandit
Say you won't let go - James Arthur
Scarborough Fair - Simon & Garfunkel
Smoke gets in your eyes - The Platters
Snow - Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Someone like you - Adele
Songbird - Fleetwood Mac
Stairway to Heaven - Led Zeppelin
Skyfall - Adele
Tears in Heaven - Eric Clapton
The Rose - Westlife
The Story - Brandi Carlile
The way you look tonight - Fred Astaire
The wind beneath my wings - Bette Midler
Thinking out loud - Ed Sheeran
Titanium - David Guetta
Unchained Melody - Elvis
What a wonderful world - Louis Armstrong
Wonderful tonight - Eric Clapton
Wonderwall - Oasis
Yesterday - The Beatles
You Raise Me Up - Westlife
Your song - Elton John
You’re Beautiful - James Blunt
Pop & Contemporary
One Call Away - Charlie Puth
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Marry You - Bruno Mars
All of Me - John Legend
Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
...(Other contemporary songs)
Hey Jude - Beatles
Yesterday - Beatles
Let it be - Beatles
...(All Beatles' songs)
Morning has broken - Cat Stevens
Jazz
Ain't misbehavin'
Autumn Leaves
Fly me to the moon
My funny Valentine
Misty
Moon river
...
(This list contains only some of the pieces in my repertoire list)
Originals
All songs from my first 2 records...
The Sweet Life
The Only One
How Do You Know
Old Best
Homebound
July
Reprise
My Bird Won't Sing
Ten Times
Don't Tell Me Where You're Going
Blackout
Gold
Light. Repeated.
Tired Eyes
My Bird Won't Sing
All That Is Left
A Strange Brood
Woods
The North Wind
Customer questions

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

“I always try our 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 us know.”

How much time do you need to set up?

“I usually set up about 1 to 1.5 hours before the performance time. As soon as our PA is set up we can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for our live performance!”

Is the transport of your harp included in your quote?

“Absolutely - I've include all travel costs, including the transport of my harp, in the quotes.”

Do you need any equipment provided to play outdoors?

If I need a PA I will bring it. We can discuss this in your consultation as it will depend on location size/ number of guests.

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

“My set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event. ”

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

Yes

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)£200
Up to 1 hour£200
Up to 2 hours£300
Up to 3 hours£400
Packages
Bespoke EXTRA
Additional 3 (6 in total) bespoke songs for your occasion.
£150

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Dorothy A, 3 months ago

Such a wonderful thing to have our own song played at our wedding. Walking down the isle to this was so special. Thank you. Now everyone wants to have a singing harpist at their wedding!

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Natasha W, 4 months ago

Sea of Love has always been our favourite song, and Ellie played it as we walked down the isle. It was a beautiful moment that I will never forget. I highly recommend Ellie, her music is perfect!

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