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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
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
Instrumental teaching, Orchestrator, Fluent sight-reader, Theory teaching
Canon in D Pachelbel
Salut d'Amour Elgar
Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Handel
Flower Duet Delibes
Four Seasons Vivaldi
Eine Kleine nachtmusic Mozart
Suite in D Bach
Ave Maria Bach\Schubert
Water Music Handel
Meditation from Thais Massenet
Trumpet Voluntary Purcell
Nutcracker suite Tchaikovsky
Here comes the bride Wagner
Wedding March Mendelssohn
Caire de Lune Debussy
Dance No.5 Brahms
Ode to joy Beethoven
Nessun Dorma. Puccini
Waltz from Sleeping beauty. Tchaikovsky
Cavalleria Rusticana Puccini
In the Hall of the Mountain King. Grieg
La Donna e Mobile. Verdi
Polovtsian Dance. Borodin
Blue Danube Waltz
Emperor Waltz Strauss
Adagio (“Christmas concerto “) Corelli
Gabriel’s Oboe Ennio Morricone
Chanson de Matin Elgar
Two Rondeaux Henry Purcell
Schindler’s list John Williams
Waltz of the flowers Tchaikovsky
O mio babbino Caro Puccini
Modern and Popular music:
Por Una Cabeza
Song from a secret garden
Tosca Fantasy - Edvin Marton
La Cumprasita Tango
Can't help falling in love Elvis Presley
My heart will go on Celine Dion
Money, Money, Money Abba
Mama Mia Abba
Viva la Vida Coldplay
O Sole Mio
Marry you Bruno Mars
A thousand years Christina Perri
Without you David Guetta
Perfect Ed Sheeran
Thinking out loud Ed Sheeran
Yesterday The Beatles
She Elvis Costello
Bitter sweet Symphony Coldplay (the Verne)
Your song Elton John
All you need is love The Beatles
Rather be Clean bandit
The power of Love Jennifer Rush
Here comes the sun The Beatles
Daydream believer The Monkees
How sweet it is James Taylor
I'll stand by you The Pretenders
In my life The Beatles
I’m yours Jason Mraz
Just the way you are Bruno Mars
Angels Robbie Williams
Medley Michael Jackson
I love the woman Freddy King
Felicita Al Bano
Time to say goodbye Andrea Bocelli, Sarah Brightman
I can't hurry love Phil Collins
When the smoke is going down Scorpions
The winner takes it all ABBA
Sweet child of mine Guns N’ Roses
Nothing else matters Metallica
Frozen by Madonna
Everything I do I do it for you Bryan Adams
What a wonderful World Louise Armstrong
Can't take my eyes of you Frankie Valli and The 4 Seasons
Isn’t she lovely Stevie Wonder
True colours Cyndi Lauper
On the Nature of Daylight Max Richter
How sweet it is James Taylor
You’ll never walk along Gerry & the Pacemakers
Despasito Justine Bieber
Seniorita Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello
With or without you U2
Professional Ennio Morricone
Only you Elvis Presley
Firework Katy Perry
Begin again Tailor Swift
The man I love Ella Fitzgerald
River follows you Yiruma
Film and cartoon music:
Can you feel the love tonight from “Lion King “
Theme from “Beauty and the Beast”
A whole new world from “Aladdin”
Somewhere over the rainbow The wizard of Oz
A million dreams from “The Greatest Showman “
Main theme from Jurassic park
Concerning hobbits from “Lord of the Rings “
Bumblebee Captured from “Transformers”
Now we are free from “Gladiator “
Lily’s theme from “Harry Potter”
Married life from “Up"
Harry Potter theme
“Game of Thrones”
Theme from “Brave Heart
Theme from “Pirates of Caribbean”
Melody from Emmanuel
Prayer from Hansel and Gretel
Fairy tale main theme
Tum hi ho
Mile ho tum humko
Pal from Jalebi - Arijit Singh
Humko humise Chura Lo
Tujh Mein Rab Dikhta Hai
Chura Liya Hai
Baaton Ko Teri
Kabhi kabhi Mere Dil Mein
Enna sorna a.r Rahman
Tujh mein rab dikhta hai
Do you know -Diljit Dosanjh
Zindagi - Akhil
Tu hai - a.r. Rahman
Mere rashke qamar- Baadshaho
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.
Do you bring all the equipment you need to perform?
Yes, absolutely! I bring my own instrument to play acoustically.
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 1 song free. If you need more there is a fee of £30 for this service to take into account rehearsal times etc.
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.
Note: prices may vary based on travel distance. For an exact quote, click “Check availability”.
|Short performance (up to 15 min)||£70|
|Up to 1 hour||£200|
|Up to 2 hours||£270|
|Up to 3 hours||£350|
This includes music before the service begins, music during the signing of the register, and music as guests leave.
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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