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Lord of all H
Clean Bandit. Rather be.
I have been teaching and freelancing for 36 years. Experience playing for orchestras, quartets and ensembles. LTCL; ALCM; Post Grad Dip NCOS
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This act has been working with Encore for over 7 years
Classical, Christmas, Contemporary Christian, Traditional church music, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Film / TV music, Musical theatre, Opera, Early music, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, Folk, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Gypsy jazz, Easy listening, Light music, Acoustic, Covers, Argentinian, French music, German music, Italian music, Russian music, Electro-Swing, Pop rock
Instrumental teaching, Theory teaching, Singing teaching, Examiner, Songwriter
An example of a playlist for a Wedding Drinks Reception:
Somewhere only we know
It must be love
All of me
A thousand years
Can't help falling in love with you
This will be an everlasting love
Michael Jackson medley
Get a good feeling
Bitter sweet symphony
Hey Soul Sister
Shape of you
I say a little prayer for you
Stop this flame
Best part of HER
Bridge over troubled water
Moves like Jagger
The Greatest Showman medley
Air on the G string (Bach)
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod)
Ave Maria (Schubert)
Canon in D (Pachelbel)
Chanson de Matin (Elgar)
Jupiter (from The Planets) (Holst)
La Cinquantaine (Gabriel-Marie)
Nessun Dorma (Puccini)
Prelude from Te Deum (Charpentier)
Oh! Mio Babbino Caro (Puccini)
Jesu Joy of Mans desiring (Bach)
Trumpet Tune (Purcell)
Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)
All I ask of you (Phantom)
I could have danced all night (My Fair Lady)
Cheek to Cheek (Top Hat)
For Me and My Gal (Me and My Gal)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz)
To Life (Fiddler on the Roof)
Somewhere out there (An American Tail)
Sunrise Sunset (Fiddler on the Roof)
Sabbath Prayer (Fiddler on the Roof)
If I were a rich man (Fiddler on the Roof)
Bring him home (Les Miserables)
Medley from The Greatest Showman
The Hills are Alive (Sound of Music)
Chim Chiminee (Mary Poppins)
Ashokan Farewell (Ungar)
Can you feel the love tonight (The Lion King)
All of me (John Legend)
Can't help falling in love (Elvis Presley)
Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)
Eleanor Rigby (Beetles)
The greatest day (Take That)
The Prayer (Sager and Foster)
Hey Soul Sister (Monahan)
Get a good feeling (Flo Rider)
Bad Habits (Ed Sheeran)
Michael Jackson Medley (arr Stirling)
Aint no sunshine (Withers)
Come on Eileen (Dexys Midnight Runners)
This will be an everlasting love (Natalie Cole)
I'm yours (Jason Mraz)
She (Elvis Costello)
Bittersweet symphony (Verve)
Senorita (Cabello and Mendez)
Happy (Ferrell Williams)
I say a little prayer for you (Aretha Franklin)
It must be love (Madness)
You are the reason (Calum Scott)
Perfect (Ed Sheeran)
Photograph (Ed Sheeran)
Shape of you (Ed Sheeran)
Somewhere only we know (Lily Allen)
Starships (Nicki Minaj)
Moves like Jagger (Maroon 5)
Bridge over troubled water (Simon and Garfunkle)
Best Part H.E.R
L-O-V-E (Nat King Cole)
Blinding Lights (The WeekNd)
Dance Monkey (Tones and I)
Stop this flame (Celeste)
Mamma Mia (Abba)
Beautiful (Linda Perry)
Reach for the stars (S Club 7)
The Tide is High (Holt, Barrett, Evans, Padley and Godfrey)
What can I do (The Corrs)
In My Life (Beetles)
A Time for us (Love theme)
We've only just begun (Carpenters)
Danny Boy (Irish Air)
The girl from Ipanema (Jobim)
One note samba (Jobim)
Autumn leaves (Kosma)
Minor Swing (Reinhardt)
Cossack Dance (Kraemer)
Take Five (Desmond)
Drowsy Maggie (Irish Reel)
Tam Lin (Celtic)
Suerte Negra (Argentinian Tango)
Swing in Minor (Hot Club Tune)
Rose Room (Hickman)
Take Five (Desmond)
Ten Thousand Reasons (Matt Redman)
Oh Happy Day (Hughes)
Sing Hosanna (Trad)
Lord of the Dance (Carter)
Nearer my God to Thee (Lowell Mason)
Strength will rise (Everlasting God)
A Clare Benediction (Rutter)
Lord of all hopefulness (Irish arr Bullard)
The Lord bless you and keep you (Rutter)
What do your clients love most about your performances?
My clients love most about my performances is firstly that I tailor make my songs to suit their special occasion, and secondly they are wowed by electric violin.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
In orchestras I have played at : The Royal Albert Hall, Henry Wood Hall, BBC Maida Vale, St John Smith Square, Purcell Room (South Bank Centre), Brompton Oratory, Bloomsbury Theatre, De La Warr Pavilion, Winter Gardens (Eastbourne), Sheldonian Theatre (Oxford)
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Played in an orchestra for Her Majesty the Queen. Played in an orchestra appearing on The One Show.
Do you have different line-up options?
My line up is as follows: Electric violin. I also can offer violin or viola.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
I will always try to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If the timings change slightly in the run up to the event just let me know.
How much time do you need to set up?
I usually allow up to one hour before the performance time. As soon as my PA is set up I can provide a short free playlist before the live performance if required.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Yes of course.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Yes, I bring my electric violin, computer and amp.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
If a song isn't included in my song list there may be a chance I already know it. If there is a special song you'd like me to arrange and learn I am happy to do that for you. There is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account the extra work involved.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£65|
|Up to 1 hour||£200|
|Up to 2 hours||£300|
|Up to 3 hours||£500|
This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave.
Wedding Ceremony and Drinks Reception
This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave. One hour of music for the drinks reception.
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