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I am a composer, arranger and performer. I play cello (grade 8), bass guitar, double bass, piano and guitar. I also teach music theory.
I can perform outdoors
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
My equipment is PAT tested
Classical, Electronic, Ambient, House, Electronica, Avant garde, Experimental, Film / TV music, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Musical theatre, Jazz, Blues, Latin jazz, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Glam rock, Hard rock, Hardcore, Heavy metal, Indie, Pop rock, Post rock, Power rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Synth rock, Baroque, Early music, Fanfare, Medieval music, Opera, Renaissance
Transcription, Songwriter, Arranger, Lyricist, Orchestrator, Composer, Actor, Fluent improviser, Fluent sight-reader, Composition teaching, Theory teaching, Community music worker, Music therapy, Examiner
Various classical background
Variety of pop, rock, swing, jazz, standards
Do you have different line-up options?
Yes and able to organise and ensemble to suit your requirements with enough notice. Specialising in: String duo (cello, violin) String trio (2 violins, cello) String quartet Violin/other lead instrument and guitar Full band
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
Let me know with as much notice as possible and I'm usually able to accomodate this.
How much time do you need to set up?
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Send any requests you have and if you want non-specific music (e.g. classical background) just let me know and I can compile music from this.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
Yes - I love arranging specific requests for events, weddings and other occasions.
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Attentive, reliable and versatile.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Manchester Town Hall ACC Liverpool (1,300 seat theatre) St George's Hall Chester Town Hall Chester Cathedral Chester Racecourse Birmingham University Royal Northern College of Music
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Mahler, Goldfrapp, The Beatles, James Horner
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
A premiere of new work I composed for the European Week of Astronomy & Space Science 2018. In collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University Astrophysics Research Institute.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£80|
|Up to 1 hour||£130|
|Up to 2 hours||£180|
|Up to 3 hours||£200|
Personalised Music Message
Book me to create a unique music video for you to send to a friend as a gift. This could be a birthday message, first dance song for a wedding anniversary, or just your friend's favourite song to cheer them up.
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