Emma Maria Rushworth

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I am a an International Acoustic/Electric Violinist. Music and performance is my life. I have played as a soloist and a part of many groups.
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I am a an International Acoustic/Electric Violinist trained at the renowned Royal Northern College of Music.Performance is my life, but more importantly creating the right atmosphere for each occasion. I have played as a soloist and a part of many groups and orchestras across the globe, I accept TV freelance work or touring with acts who require live musicians. I do not need sheet music to play and it is all done from memory. I am young , vibrant and open minded. I also love to dance, sing and act. I have studied each discipline since the age of four . Playing to fulfil my passion and perform to an audience who are drawn into my playing, getting my audience to listen and enjoy is an art in itself. Opportunities and being in the right place will only be available if you spread your wings and try different ventures. If Music be the food of love give me excess of it............................

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Corporate event, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Sound technician, Dancer, Fluent sight-reader, Fluent improviser, Perfect pitch, Live looping, Instrumental teaching, Community music worker
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Emma's Song list

Additional songs and custom arrangements are available on request.
Thank you for the music Abba
Dancing Queen Abba
Slipping through my fingers Abba
Highway to hell AC/DC
Rolling in the deep Adele
Make you feel my love Adele
Hello Adele
Don’t want to miss a thing Aerosmith
Wishing and Hoping Ani DiFranco
Wake me up Avicii
Without You Badfinger
Crazy in Love Beyoncé
Halo Beyoncé
Wings Birdy
Just the way you are Bruno Mars
Marry You Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk Bruno Mars
(Everything I do) I do it for you Bryan Adams
You Know My name Casino Royale
The Prayer Celine Dionne
A thousand years Christina Perri
A Dream is a wish your heart makes Cinderella
Rather be Clean Bandit
Viva La Vida Cold Play
Adventures of a Lifetime Cold Play
Paradise Cold Play
The Scientist Cold Play
We Belong Derek Stein
Kissing You Des'ree
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough Diana Ross
Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran
Divenire Einaudi
One day like this Elbow
My Funny Valentine Ella Fitzgerald
How long will I love you Ellie Goulding
Candle In the Wind Elton John
Your Song Elton John
Can you feel the love tonight Elton John
Can’t help falling in love Elvis Presley
Beneath Your Beautiful Emile Sande
Clown Emile Sande
Only Time Enya
Wonderful Tonight Eric Clapton
At Last Etta James
Fields of Gold Eva Cassidy
I’ll be there for you Friends theme
A Dream is a wish your heart makes From Disney animated ‘Cinderella’
Utopia Goldfrapp
Sweet child of Mine Guns 'N' Roses
Radio Active Imagine dragons
You're beautiful James Blunt
Theme from Gold finger James Bond
From Russia with love James Bond
James Bond theme James Bond
You only live twice James Bond
Diamonds are forever James Bond
For your eyes only James Bond
Thunderball James Bond
Skyfall James Bond
Somewhere out there James Horner
I’m Yours Jason Mraz
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes Jerome Kern
Don’t be so hard on yourself Jess Glynne
California Dreaming John and Michelle Phillips
All of me John Legend
Imagine John Lennon
The Entertainer Joplin
Somewhere Over the rainbow Judy Garland
I Do It For You Kamen
Flashing Lights Kayne west
Let it go Kristen and Lopez (Frozen)
Once Upon a Dream Lana Del Ray
Somewhere my love Lara's Theme
All you need is love Lennon and McCarthy
Run Leona Lewis
Angel Lionel Ritchie
Happy Anniversary Little River Band
Concerning Hobbits Lord of the Rings
Everlasting Love Love Affair
It must be love Madness
Moon River Mancini
Moves like Jagger Maroon 5
I Would Do Anything for Love Meatloaf
Everything Michael Buble
Smooth Criminal Michael Jackson
The Greatest Love of All Michael Masser
Bittersweet Symphony Mick Jagger
Starlight Muse
What a wonderful world Nat King Cole
Me and My Girl (Medley) Noel Gay
Wonderwall Oasis
What makes you beautiful One Direction
Fireflies Owl city
When a man loves a woman Percy Sledge
Summertime Porgy and Bess
Somebody to love Queen
Bohemian Rhapsody Queen
Don't Stop Me Now Queen
Fake Plastic trees Radiohead
Game of Thrones Theme Ramin Djawadi
Diamonds Rihanna
One Girl Rihanna
The first time ever I saw your Roberta Flack
Unchained Melody Robson and Jerome
Stay With Me Sam Smith
A Nightingale sang in Berkley Square Sherwin
Chandelier Sia
Hoppipolla Sigur Ros
Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon and Garfunkel
Chasing Cars Snow Patrol
Writing on the wall Spectre
Signed, Sealed, Delivered Stevie Wonder
Fields of Gold Sting
Rule the world Take That
Love Story Taylor Swift
Wouldn’t it be nice The Beach Boys
Hey Jude The Beatles
Yesterday The Beatles
Here Comes the Sun The Beatles
We’ve only just begun The Carpenters
Linger The Cranberries
Killing Me Softly with His Song The Fugees
Mr Brightside The Killers
Here Comes Your Man The Pixies
Sweet Disposition The Temper Trap
Leaning on a lamppost Thorp
Riptide Vance Joy
You Raise me up West Life
Maria West Side Story
One hand, one heart West Side Story
Greatest Love of All Whitney Houston
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Emma's Reviews

From Encore customers:

Megan L
9 months ago
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5 out of 5

Emma was brilliant from start to finish! A consumate professional and an all round lovely person. I wouldn't hesitate to book Emma again for any future event or gathering I had. Thank you so much!!

Sam S
1 year ago
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4.5 out of 5

Fantastic violinist, Jasmine was amazing and the guests loved it! Definitely recommend

Reply from Emma
1 year ago

Hi Sam Thank you so much. for inviting us to such a wonderful wedding. Beautiful day and wonderful guests. Many thanks Emma

Elaine H
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Dear Emma We were so sorry you were unable to play at my Son's Wedding on Sunday 4th September, due to things beyond your control, I understand. However Gilanne who stood in for you, was excellent and thoroughly enjoyed by everyone. One or two of the guests were so impressed that you may be contacted in the near future. Also we hope we will be able to use 'your' services for our Golden Wedding next May, if all goes to plan. Many thanks. Elaine

Reply from Emma
1 year ago

Hi Elaine Thank you so much for understanding . Our team are all fantastic musicians and we would more than love to play for your Golden Wedding May . Would be an honour. Look forward to seeing you soon Emma

Nathalie C
1 year ago
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5 out of 5

Emma was absolutely fantastic!!! We had her for the drink reception and she set the mood for the whole day! All my guests were dancing by 4pm! Amazing day!

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From other customers:

7 years ago

Emma from String infusion was fantastic. An extremely talented violinist who played a range of different music at our wedding. The music she played created a fabulous atmosphere. I would highly recommend Emma, she is very talented & very professional.:

7 years ago

The music and judgement in what play that best suited the audience were both fantastic. They interacted well and were thoroughly professional. - Many thanks Platinum International