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Classically trained from age 4, I fell in love with folk in all its forms while studying music at university, & enjoy blending the styles.
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
Christmas, Contemporary Christian, Military, Traditional church music, Classical, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Medieval music, Film / TV music, Renaissance, Opera, Fanfare, Musical theatre, Early music, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1990s era music, 1980s era music, 1970s era music, 1960s era music, Folk, Rockabilly, Traditional Scottish folk, Welsh folk, Traditional English folk, Bluegrass, Ceilidh, Country, Traditional Irish folk, Folk rock, Irish rock, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Gypsy jazz, Modern jazz, Swing, Latin jazz, Jazz fusion, Ragtime, Dixieland, Experimental, Light music, Marching, Originals, Easy listening, Avant garde, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Covers, Motown, Karaoke, Funk rock, Funk, Disco, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Tribute, Vintage, Rock, Alternative rock, Britpop, Classic rock, Glam rock, Pop rock, Indie, Heavy metal, Hardcore, Hard rock, Post rock, Power rock, Progressive rock, Punk rock, Rock 'n' Roll, Synth rock, Ska, Scottish music, Spanish music, Tango, Skiffle, Latin, Mariachi, Salsa, Reggae, Indian music, Italian music, Jewish music, Greek music, German music, French music, Flamenco, Caribbean music, Calypso, Cuban music, Cumbia, Brazilian music, World music, Armenian, Bollywood, Bossa nova, Australian music, Asian music, Balkan, Argentinian, Arabic, Afrobeat, African music
Fluent improviser, Instrumental teaching
You name it, I'll play it! Alternatively, I can make suggestions for the occasion.
Do you have different line-up options?
I am performing as a soloist at the moment.
What if my timings change after I've booked you?
If timings change in the run-up to the event it's not a problem, just let me know.
How much time do you need to set up?
No time at all if it's an acoustic set, around half an hour if it's plugged in.
Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?
Of course! I enjoy being assigned pieces/songs to play or making suggestions for music based on the occasion.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
If it's an acoustic set, all I need is my fiddle. If it's plugged in, I'll need to be provided with a PA system.
Can you learn specific pieces before the event?
What do your clients love most about your performances?
Enthusiasm, tone & flexibility.
Which venues have you performed at in the past?
The Royal Northern College of Music, Cafe Oto, Union Chapel, XOYO & the National Portrait Gallery to name a few. Check out my bio to see more!
Which artists have you been most influenced by?
Joni Mitchell, Bob Dylan, Marika Hackman, Julia Jacklin, Bill Jones, The Unthanks, Led Zeppelin, Fairport Convention, Ravel, Bill Frisell, Marcus Miller, Jefferson Airplane, Laura Marling.
What is the most high profile gig you've performed?
Cambridge Folk Festival.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£160|
|Up to 1 hour||£170|
|Up to 2 hours||£180|
|Up to 3 hours||£190|
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