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Acoustic & Electric LED Violinist for Your Special Occasion! PA system, backing tracks. Classical, Pop, Rock, Bollywood, Folk music.
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Nadia is a professional violinist. She's been playing the violin for over 30 years. She graduated Musical College and Musical University in Ukraine. She gained awards at many All-Ukrainian and International competitions. Then she's been working with many professional Orchestras in Ukraine, Europe and UK, with many String Quartets, Trios, Duos and as a Soloist. Nadia was working for 14 years at National Opera and Ballet Theatre in Ukraine, undertook many tours around Europe and Asia. Nadia moved to UK in 2016 and currently based in North Yorkshire. Now she's a freelance musician and violin teacher. Plays with many Orchestras, Ensembles, Quartets. Performes as a Soloist with Orchestras. Also she is a Leader of Leeds Youth Opera and Harrogate Philharmonic Orchestra. She regularly performs at weddings, anniversaries, birthdays, funerals etc. She plays Classical, Popular, Bollywood, Irish, Scottish, Festive music. Nadia can play at your special event Solo, with Duo, Trio or Quartet, any requests, any styles! She plays acoustic and electric LED violin. Has full PA system, wireless system (can walk around and play), backing tracks. She'll make it unforgettable! Book her now!

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I require car parking close to venues
I can perform with backing tracks
I can perform while walking around a venue
My equipment is PAT tested
I own a PA system
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Christmas, Contemporary Christian, Military, Traditional church music, Classical, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Early music, Fanfare, Film / TV music, Medieval music, Musical theatre, Opera, Renaissance, 1920s era music, 1930s era music, 1940s era music, 1950s era music, 1960s era music, 1970s era music, 1980s era music, 1990s era music, 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, World music, African music, Afrobeat, Arabic, Argentinian, Armenian, Asian music, Australian music, Balkan, Bavarian oompah, Bollywood, Bossa nova, Brazilian music, Calypso, Caribbean music, Choro, Cuban music, Cumbia, Flamenco, French music, German music, Greek music, Hawaiian music, Indian music, Italian music, Jewish music, Klezmer, Latin, Mariachi, Merengue, Polish music, Polka, Polynesian music, Reggae, Russian music, Salsa, Samba, Scottish music, Ska, Skiffle, Spanish music, Tango, Pop, Acoustic, Ambient pop, Americana, Covers, Disco, Funk, Funk rock, Hip Hop, Karaoke, Motown, R&B, Soul, Top 40, Tribute, Vintage, Avant garde, Easy listening, Experimental, Light music, Marching, Noise music, Originals, Folk, Bluegrass, Ceilidh, Country, Folk rock, Irish rock, Rockabilly, Traditional English folk, Traditional Irish folk, Traditional Scottish folk, Welsh folk, Electronic, Ambient, Breakbeat, Deep house, Drum 'n' Bass, Dubstep, EDM, Electro-Swing, Electronica, Garage, House, IDM, Ibiza club, Industrial, Jungle, Techno, Triphop, Jazz, Blues, Cabaret, Dixieland, Gypsy jazz, Jazz fusion, Latin jazz, Modern jazz, Postmodern jukebox jazz, Ragtime, Swing, Barbershop, Gospel
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Instrumental teaching, Orchestrator, Fluent sight-reader, Theory teaching
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Song list

1 Canon in D J. Pachelbel
2 Wedding March Mendelssohn
3 Wedding March Wagner
4 Pavane Faure
5 Adagio (from “Christmas Concerto”) Corelli
6 Air from Suite in D J. S. Bach
7 Ode to Joy L. Van Beethoven
8 Arioso J. S. Bach
9 Arrival of the Queen of Sheba G. F. Handel
10 Jesu, joy of man’s desiring J. S. Bach
11 Rondeau J. J. Mouret
12 Sheep may safely graze J. S. Bach
13 Largo from Xerxes G. F. Handel
14 La Rejouissance G. F. Handel
15 Trumpet Tune J. Clarke
16 Hornpipe in D G. F. Handel
17 Hornpipe in F G. F. Handel
18 Ave verum corpus , K.618 W. A. Mozart
19 Ave Maria F. Schubert, C. Gounod
20 “Water Music”: Air in D G. F. Handel
21 Bourree in F G. F. Handel
22 Coro G. F. Handel
23 Menuet in g minor G. F. Handel
24 Menuet in D G. F. Handel
25 Menuet in d minor G. F. Handel
26 Eine kleine Nachtmusik W. A. Mozart
27 Spring A. Vivaldi
28 Largo from Winter A. Vivaldi
29 Flower Duet I. Delibes
30 Meditation from Thais J. Massenet
31 Polovtsian Dance A. Borodin
32 Hungarian Dance No.5 J. Brahms
33 La Donna e Mobile G. Verdi
34 Bolero M. Ravel
35 Nocturne F. Mendelssohn
36 Promenade M.P. Mussorgsky
37 In the Hall of the Mountain King E. Grieg
38 Anitr’s Dance from Peer Gynt E. Grieg
39 Morning from Peer Gynt E. Grieg
40 Cavalleria rusticana P. Mascagni
41 Song from Secret Garden R. Lovland
42 Por Una Cabeza C. Gardel
43 Salut d’Amour E. Elgar
44 Panis Angelicus C. Franck
45 Clair de Lune Debussy
46 Chanson de Matin E. Elgar
47 Two Rondeaux H. Purcell
48 Schindlers List J. Williams
49 Menuet G.F. Handel
50 Waltz from Sleeping Beauty P. Tchaikovsky
51 Waltz Of The Flowers P. Tchaikovsky
52 Nessun Dorma Puccini
53 O mio babbino caro Puccini
54 Edelweiss Rodgers/Hammerstein
55 Moon River J. Mercer
56 Humoresque Dvorak
57 Entertainer S. Joplin
58 Tosca Fantasy Edvin Marton
59 Storm Vivaldi
60 Czardas Monti
61 La Cumprasita Tango
62 Liebertango Piazzolla
63 Adagio for Strings Barber
64 Erbarme Dich, Mein Got J. S. Bach
65 Adagio. Albinoni
1 Tale as old as time “Beauty and the Beast”
2 Concerning Hobbits “Lord of the Rings”
3 Walking in the air “The Snowman”
4 A whole new world “Aladdin”
5 Can you feel the love tonight “Lion King”
6 Over the rainbow “The wizard of Oz”
7 My heart will go on “Titanic”
8 Main theme from “Game of Thrones”
9 Main title from “Jurassic Park”
10 Main theme from “Star Wars”
11 Bumblebee Captured “Transformers”
12 Theme from “Back to the Future”
13 Now we are free “Gladiator”
14 Theme from “Miss Marple”
15 Lily’s Theme from “Harry Potter”
16 Rewrite the Stars “The Greatest Showman”
17 Never Enough “The Greatest Showman”
18 Million Dreams “The Greatest Showman”
19 PM’s Love theme “Love Actually”
20 All I ask of you “Phantom of the Opera”
21 You’ve Got A Friend In Me “Toy Story 4”
22 Once Upon a Time The Princess Bride
23 I see fire Ed Sheeran from “Hobbit"
24 Black Orpheus Black Orpheus
25 Chi Mai (Ennio Morricone) Professional
26 A time for us “Romeo and Juliet”
27 There you’ll be Pearl Harbour
28 Dona Nobis Pacem 2 The Peaky Blinders (The Leftovers)
29 Phantom of the Opera Medley (Lindsey Stirling) Phantom of the Opera
1 Make you feel my love Dylan/Adele
2 River flows in you Yiruma
3 Kissing you Desree
4 Perfect Ed Sheeran
5 How long will I love you Ellie Goulding
6 Only love Ben Howard
7 Iris Goo Goo Dolls
8 All you need is love The Beatles
9 Just the way you are Bruno Mars
10 Everything I do I do it for you Bryan Adams
11 You’re beautiful James Blunt
12 Thinking out loud Ed Sheeran
13 Your Song Elton John
14 Wonderful tonight Eric Clapton
15 Stand by me Ben E. King
16 All of me John Legend
17 Isn’t she lovely Stevie Wonder
18 Rolling in the deep Adele Adkins
19 Skyfall Adele Adkins
20 Greatest day Take That
21 Shape of you Ed Sheeran
22 Somewhere only we know Keane/Lily Allen
23 The power of love Frankie goes to Hollywood
24 A thousand years Christina Perri
25 Marry you Bruno Mars
26 One day like this Elbow
27 Here comes the sun The Beatles
28 Sweet child o’mine Guns & Roses
29 Song from a Secret Garden Rolf Lovland
30 Mamma Mia Abba
31 She Charles Aznavour
32 Chasing cars Snow Patrol
33 Viva La Vida Coldplay
34 Don’t stop me now Queen
35 Can’t take my eyes off you Frankie Valli and The 4 Seasons
36 Kiss from a rose Seal
37 Bittersweet Symphony The Verve
38 Can’t help falling in love with you Elvis Presley
39 I Giorni Ludovico Einaudi
40 Rather be Clean Bandit
41 Halleluja Jeff Buckley
42 Yellow Coldplay
43 What a wonderful world Louis Armstrong
44 Fields of gold Sting
45 At last Etta James
46 Diamonds Rihanna
47 I don’t want to miss a thing Aerosmith
48 Crazy little thing called love Queen
49 Palladio Karl Jenkins
50 Fly me to the moon (In other words) Frank Sinatra
51 Fireworks Katy Perry
52 On the nature of daylight Max Richter
53 True Colors Cyndi Lauper
54 Time to say Goodbye Andrea Bocelli & Sarah Brightman
55 I feel good James Brown
56 Bohemian Rhapsody Queen
57 Une Vie D'Amour Charles Aznavour
58 Yesterday The Beatles
60 With or without you U2
61 I just called to say I love you Stevie Wonder
62 Close to you Carpenters
63 Paradise Coldplay
64 I’m yours Jason Mraz
65 Hotel California The Eagles
67 Everlong Foo Fighters
68 Show must go on Queen
69 California Dreamin’ Mamas & Papas
70 Smooth Criminal Michael Jackson
71 Destiny Vanessa Mae
72 Love Story (Where do I begin) Andy Williams
73 El Condor Pasa Simon & Garfunkel
75 I’ll stand by you The Pretenders
76 Whatever Oasis
77 Someone like you Adele Adkins
78 Sway Pablo Beltran Ruiz
79 My Way Frank Sinatra
80 Without You David Guetta
81 Can-Can Offenbach
82 Contradanza Vanessa Mae
83 Dance Monkey Tones and I
84 Penny Lane The Beatles
85 Hey Jude The Beatles
86 Let it be The Beatles
87 Sunny Boney M
88 God only knows The Beach Boys
89 The scientists Coldplay
90 Nights in white satin The Moody Blues
91 Whiter shade of pale Procol Harum
92 Leaving on a jet plane John Denver
93 My All Mariah Carey
94 Close to me Five
95 Summer time
96 Red Hot Vanessa Mae
97 Love of my life Freddy Mercury
98 La Vie En Rose Edith Piaf
99 Moon River Henry Mancini
100 From this moment on Shania Twain
101 Chasing cars Snow Patrol
102 Warriors The Lord of the Dance
103 Molly Malone The Dubliners
104 Tell me ma Sham Rock
105 Irish Rower The Pogues
106 The Galway Girl Steve Earle
107 Wild Mountain Thyme Traditional Scottish song
108 The Black Bear Traditional Scottish song
109 Scotland the Brave Traditional Scottish song
110 The Glasgow Highlanders Traditional Scottish song
1 Sanam Re
2 Tum Hi Ho From “Aashiqui 2”
3 Duniyaa Luka Chuppi
4 Ve Maahi Kesari
5 Pal from “Jalebi” - Arijit Singh
6 Kabhi Kabhi Mere Dil Mein
7 Mile Ho Tum Humko
8 Dilbaro Raazi
9 Humko Humise Chura Lo Mohabbatein
10 Sun Saathiya ABCD 2
11 Aashiyan From movie “Barfi”
12 Jai Ho From “Slumdog Millionaire”
13 Kaun Tujhe M.S.Dhoni – the Untold story
14 Mere Rashke Qamar Baadshaho
15 Tujh Mein Rab Dikhta Hai From “ Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi”
16 Zindagi Ka Safar From “Safar”
17 Baaton Ko Teri Arijit Singh
18 Chura Liya Hai Singh is Kinng
19 Teri Ore
20 Teri Meri
21 Janam Janam
1 Jingle Bells
2 We wish you a Merry Christmas
3 Silent Night
4 Deck the Hall
5 Carol of the Bells M. Leontovych – Lindsey Stirling arr.
6 Greensleeves
7 The First Noel
8 Hark the Herald Angels sing
9 O come all ye faithful
10 Ding Dong Merrily on High
11 Good King Wenceslas
12 O little town of Bethlehem
13 O Christmas Tree
14 Amazing Grace
15 Twelve days of Christmas
16 I saw three ships
17 Joy to the World
18 Angels we have heard on High
19 It came upon a Midnight Clear
20 God rest ye Merry Gentlemen
21 O come all ye faithful
22 O Holy Night
23 Happy New Year ABBA
24 All I want for Christmas is You Mariah Carey
25 Last Christmas Ariana Grande
26 Christmas lights Coldplay
27 Frosty the Snowman song Frosty the Snowman
28 Christmas time is here Charlie Brown
29 House of the rising Sun
30 Away in a Manger
31 Rudolph the Red Nose Rudolph the Red-nosed reindeer
32 Do you hear what I hear
33 Up on the house top
34 We three Kings
35 Once in a Royal David's City
36 Danny Boy
37 The Holly and the Ivy
38 O come O come Emmanuel
39 Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy Lindsey Stirling
Customer questions

What do your clients love most about your performances?

High quality performance with all client's wishes and desires! Music and violin make your wedding or any event unforgettable!

Which venues have you performed at in the past?

Wharfidale Grange, Middleton Lodge, The Mansion, Hazlewood Castle and Spa, Hornington Manor, Monk Fryston Hall Hotel, Bunny Hill Weddings, Prospect House (York), The Orangery (Settrington), Raithwaite Estate (Whitby), South Causey Inn, The Garden Rooms at Tennants (Leyburn), Doddington Hall and Gardens, Stockton Parish Church, Easbey Abbey etc.

Which artists have you been most influenced by?

Kogan, Oistrach, Menchin and many other outstanding violinists.

What is the most high profile gig you've performed?

I've been working with many Major Orchestras, Ensembles, String Quartets, Trios, Duos and as a Soloist. I performed Solo with Orchestras many times. I've been doing many weddings and other events. I'm highly qualified and experienced violinist.

Do you have different line-up options?

Can do violin Duo, Trio with cello, String Quartet

What if my timings change after I've booked you?

We always try our best to be flexible to help ensure your event runs as smoothly as possible. If 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 set up about 1 hour before the performance time. As soon as I set up I can provide a free playlist service to help set the atmosphere and get your guests ready for our live performance!

Can I pick the pieces you play from the set list?

Our set lists are crafted from countless performances and learning what works best to ensure guests dance and have an amazing time. However, we're definitely happy to chat through and make sure we find what works for your event. Also any special songs requests can be made.

Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?

Yes, absolutely! I bring my own PA system and instrument.

Can you learn specific pieces before the event?

If a song isn't included in my song list there may still be a chance I already know it. If there is a special song you'd like me to learn I'm happy to do this for you. I can offer 3 song free. If you need more there is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc.


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Standard Prices
Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£150
Up to 1 hour£250
Up to 2 hours£350
Up to 3 hours£450
Wedding ceremony
This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave.
Drinks reception
Two performances of up to 45 mins each during your drinks reception
Wedding ceremony + Drinks reception + Dinner
- Music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave. - 2 x 45 min performances at the drinks reception. - 2 x 45 min performances as dinner is being served.
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Chris W, 8 days ago

We chose Nadia out of 8 quotes, and we were so pleased we did. Nadia played at an outside funeral for us. We had a short call beforehand to discuss logistics and timings. Everyone we have spoken to has commented on how beautiful her music was. Very talented. Thank you so much to Nadia for making this easy for us at this difficult time. Best Wishes Chris and Georgina

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Simon M, 5 months ago

Very punctual response to the ask. Planned without a hitch, comms great. Performance superb. Many Thanks Nadia.

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Michael M, 1 year ago

Very nice lady, Played beautifully..

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Mohamed E, 1 year ago

The Experience we’ve had with Nadia was excellent. She’s gone above and beyond to make our day special , I would highly recommend her !

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Chris F, 1 year ago

Nadia performed for our wedding Ceremony and Drinks reception. She was absolutely amazing! She played all songs we wanted! All guests enjoyed her brilliant performance! We would highly recommend to book her for your special day!

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Becky B, 1 year ago

Nadia played Solo violin for our wedding ceremony and drinks reception. Her sound was absolutely beautiful! She played all songs we requested! All the guests enjoyed her playing! She is really talented and amazing musician! I would highly recommend her for any occasion! Becky & John

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