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Jim Higgins Pianist - Anniversary Solo
Jim Higgins is an experienced, versatile pianist/keyboard player willing to play at all events throughout Scotland and the north of England.
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I have my own portable piano/keyboard
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
Classical, Jazz, Folk, Pop, Traditional Irish folk, Ceillidh, Traditional Scottish folk, Blues, Ragtime, Swing, Covers, Top 40, Rock, Pop rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Scottish music
SAMPLING THE RANGE OF STYLES
All of Me (John Legend)
Someone Like You (Adele)
Perfect (Ed Sheeran)
Mr Brightside (The Killers)
A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)
A Million Love Songs (Take That)
Bridge Over Troubled Water (Simon and Garfunkle)
Your Song (Elton John)
EASY LISTENING JAZZ
Cry Me A River (Julie London)
Misty (Ella Fitzgerald)
Moonlight Serenade (Glen Miller)
New York, New York
That Ol' Devil Called Love (Billie Holiday)
Air on the G String (J.. Bach)
Ballade Pour Adelaine (Richard Clayderman)
Fur Elise (Beethoven)
I Giorni (Einaudi)
Nocturne in Eb (Chopin)
STAGE AND SCREEN
As Time Goes By (Casablanca)
Can You Feel The Love Tonight? (The Lion King)
Everything I Do I Do It For You (Robin Hood)
Let It Go (Frozen)
Glasgow Love Theme (Love Actually)
Ae Fond Kiss (Robert Burns)
Caledonia (Dougie McLean)
Highland Cathedral (Roever and Korb)
Marnie Swanson and the Grey Coast (Andy Thorburn)
My Love Is Like A Red Red Rose (Robert Burns)
That's Amore (Dean Martin)
Come Back To Sorrento (Joseph Locke)
Girl From Ipanema (Frank Sinatra)
Qundo Quando Quando (Pat Boone)
Sway (Dean Martin)
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
No problem. I'll adjust to suit. If it's shorter I'll make the appropriate deduction. If it's longer there may be a pro rata increase.
Can you provide an iPod/DJ service before and between your sets?
Yes, on request if made in advance.
How much time do you need to set up?
45 minutes. This is a very important preparation towards a good performance.
If I have a piano at my venue, are you happy to perform on that?
Yes, as long it's in tune.
Can I pick the songs you play from the set list?
Are you able to bring your own piano or keyboard?
Can you learn song requests before the event?
Yes. A minimum of 2 weeks notice is preferred.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
My extensive repertoire is often commented on as is the quality of the sound system.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
I've probably played in every region of Scotland.
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
I love jazz and am heavily influenced by George Gershwin, Scott Joplin and Nina Simone.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
I was the keyboard player in a band called The Affordables who once played supporting act to the Ivy League, a top British vocal band.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£60|
|Up to 1 hour||£125|
|Up to 2 hours||£200|
|Up to 3 hours||£250|
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