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Claret Trio/Duo/Tim Robinson Solo Acoustic Guitar Logo
West Midlands
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Claret two decades of experience, barn dances/ceilidhs with caller, subtle folk/roots for restaurants, folk clubs, festivals. Jazz standards, ballads for receptions.. CLARET Roots/Celt with hints of jazz. Solo Guitarist, Trio/Duo with vocals. Diverse and different wedding receptions cocktail parties! Festivals, Concerts, Major Supports, Pub Gigs, St Patrick's and St George's theme sets, Cultural Events, Session Work, Ceilidh/Barn dances catered for plus caller, own full PA We have made several festival appearances, pub and folk club guest spots, and .... a lively, performance engaging their audience is guaranteed..... Diverse and Different! They perform over a wide genre of music with jazz undertones on folk roots material, including music for ceilidh/barndances with freelance callers “Experienced performers at all sorts of venues, of folk to roots great vocals from Sandra, with interesting, introductions and solo items on flute, bodhran/percussion, whistles and even Nepalese flute, and accompanying guitar, and Tim’s brilliant finger -style acoustic/electric guitar, and indeed a soloist in his own right, on accordion and mandolin. Claret’s repertoire, provides light, shade, and atmosphere, contrasting with rousing numbers, underpinned by solid bass playing, from Bryan with, sensitive rhythm and soloing, and accompanying vocals and a few lead songs too.” Claret’s Birmingham Connections.... All members of Claret are Birmingham born and bred. Performing as a duo and trio, with a bassist, (Tim Robinson in his own right as solo guitarist, and finger stye acoustic guitar tuition), long established, Sutton Coldfield’s Claret have made several festival appearances, cultural events, pub and folk club guest spots, around the British Isles, (even once in Nepal and once in France too!!), with a handful of radio appearances. Following near 20 years organising the Birmingham Guitar club (featuring up-coming artists, and the more famous Gordon Giltrap, John Renbourn, Barney Kessell, Birelli Lagren), collaborating with the then Jazz and Bell and pump Folk club hosting atits like Barbara Dickson, at the now demolished, Old Philipian’s, club once opposite Perrott’s Folly, Waterworks Rd, Edgbaston. The Folly being the inspiration for their CD Album, ‘Perrott’s Folly’ with title song of the same name written by band member Sandra Robinson, relating to its history. Their Folk/roots music club, established in Hopwas, provides a concert platform for local artistes, and professional guests too. Appearances have been over much of the Midlands, ten years of Birmingham’s Artsfest, ‘Folk afloat on Sam’s boat’, Gas St Basin, including the brilliant Fiddle and Bone venue now sadly closed, hailing a great loss to Birmingham’s live music scene. Claret made a main stage appearance too at Moseley Folk Festival in 2008. They perform a wide genre of music and songs, multi-instrumental, all their own arrangements, with jazz undertones based on folk/roots material, including music for ceilidhs and barn dances with freelance callers.... a lively performance engaging their audience is guaranteed.....Diverse and Different! Brief note history concert and short descript. Performing as a duo and trio, with a bassist, (Tim Robinson in his own right as solo guitarist), long established, Sutton Coldfield’s Claret have made several festival appearances, cultural events, pub and folk club guest spots, around the British Isles, (even once in Nepal and once in France too!!), with a handful of radio appearances. Their Folk/roots music club, established in Hopwas, provides a concert platform for local artistes, and professional guests too. They perform a wide genre of music and songs, multi-instrumental, all their own arrangements, with jazz undertones based on folk/roots material, including music for ceilidhs and barn dances with freelance callers.... a lively, performance engaging their audience is guaranteed.....Diverse and Different! More information on Facebook follow links to Myspace and Facebook .Claret perform locally, every Thursday at their Music Club, in Hopwas, off the A51 running for 20 years, Sandra was Concert Director for the The Lichfield Folk Festival, which is primarily and dance festival.. Claret’s diverse and eclectic, mix of roots/folk influenced repertoire from the British Isles to Europe on a fascinating array of instruments, always sparks a talking point from audiences. The sensitive arrangements of their music and song have an individuality, with a jazz-slant thrown in, not to be pigeon-holed! Claret are always in contact with their audiences, getting them to join in with the music, which is a must, at any event. ...

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Greater London
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Earcandy – Live Bands & DJs       . Highly recommended. . . . Exclusively managed acts!. Earcandy – Live Bands & DJs        Highly recommenced With our exclusively managed acts, we are proud to offer an exceptional service that will make your event rock. Whether you are after Pop, Rock, Soul, Jazz or Motown, our unique set up means we can provide you a quote built from your exact requirements.  Besides, since when did one size fit all? With a range of options at a great price, and a team who can help you get the most out of your entertainment we’re proud not to be a typical agency. Our performers have worked with:  Testimonial examples "The band were absolutely fantastic, could not fault anything! All our family and friends were on the dance floor all night, till the very end, thanks to the band and their song choices. Think the band enjoyed themselves too … the atmosphere was electric!" - Matt and Carly Gunn "I cannot find the words to express how totally amazing Black and Gold were at our wedding reception.  From the moment they started until the moment they ended, the dancefloor was never empty (as the bride, I can vouch for that because I could hardly walk on the Sunday as my feet were aching so much!!!!).  The band were totally professional and the lead singer’s voice was fantastic.  All of our guests have commented on what an amazing evening they had.  The choice of songs was perfect.  All I can say is thankyou for giving us the perfect end to a perfect day " - Martin & Joe ...

Xenia Wedding Harpist Logo
Norfolk
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Highly experienced professional harpist for all occasions. Xenia is a superb harpist, formally trained, who has performed at prestigious events across the UK for several years. She founded her company UK Harpists in 2003 with the aim of providing performance opportunities for hand picked harpists, creating a unique network of the best musicians around. Her repertoire spans all styles of music, from Early court music to Coldplay and contemporary artists. She also composes and can create bespoke music for special events. Playing a white maple concert harp, Xenia adds a wonderful visual element to weddings and parties, as well as providing the magical musical qualities of this wonderful instrument. Her powerful playing style enables the music to be enjoyed both indoors and outside. She works as a solo artist but also colloborates with other performers including flute, cello, guitar, violin and other singers. Xenia is available for solo concerts, weddings, corporate events, funerals, and all type of events. As well as arranging harp music to suit specific styles of event she can create a whole programme tailored for your occasion from medieval music in costume to Irish music, Victorian songs, Film themes and more. She is always available to discuss how the music can work best and will look at the practical aspects of each event and each type of venue to ensure a comprehensive and professional service. She is a long standing member of the Musicians Union and a full Equity member. ...

Parmo Music Agency Logo
North Yorkshire
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Lewi Collins is a solo singer/acoustic artist, with own PA, lights and photographer . Lewis Collins is a talented Guitarist/singer and songwriter from the North East of England, a seaside town called Redcar. When Lewi isnt working in the pubs and clubs, or working for private parties and weddings, he is a carer for an autistic child with a gift for music.  Lewi covers a vast genre of songs, from the 50's to the present day and  loves to write his own lyrics and music. Both Lewi and the Photographer are DBS cleared (formerly CRB police check) all of the electrical equipment has been PAT tested for safety. Lewi, has an excellent rapport with his audience, he isnt a one trick pony, he has the expertise to sing most songs, and can learn the songs you would like to hear at your event (please note, a reasonable time scale applies to 'own song choices') He has his own PA system, disco lights, can DJ after a live performance and a photographer can be hired as part of the package (additional fee applies), so basically you can rely on Lewi Collins to provide the full works to any event. Lewi has performed at numerous charity events, helping disabled children, cancer research, and other local charities. ...

The Fixties Logo
Cornwall
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Heavily influenced by 1950's and 1960's Rock 'n' Roll; The Fixties, have been rocking crowds all over Cornwall with their upbeat and highly energetic performances. They have a huge repertoire of Rock ‘n’ Roll standards, but they are not just a covers band, they also have some very well written and catchy songs of their own.. We're a blues rock'n'roll band with a high energy style of music playing 50's and 60's covers ...

A J Gold Logo
Staffordshire
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Proffesional ITUNES Acoustic Artist and Singer Covering the UK an ROI. Having a ITUNES number 1 in 7 countries and number 23 in the USA Andrew Ayres pedigree is beyond doubt . One of the UK's leading corporate , private and wedding entertainers you can be sure of a 1st class service . Andrew has also played extensively around the NYC area UK and European capitals Clients include Hilton Hotel Chain Sky TV Fifa BBC Merlin Resorts Premiership Sporting events IBF boxing events Steve Bull Events A multitude of wedding corporate events Playing and singing everything from Upbeat tunes from 2016 going right back to 60's . All genres catered for . Requests are also not a problem . 1st dances etc ...

West Country Bagpiper Logo
Somerset
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Donald the piper offers a service to clients who need someone to play the bagpipes at a Wedding, Special Event, private party, a Funeral or memorial service. Bagpipe music can be provided and tailored to your individual requirements. Mostly traditional Scottish tunes are played on the bagpipes, a slow air at funeral, jigs reels and hornpipes at a weddin. Donald the Leading Bagpiper throughout Devon Dorset Somerset and Wiltshire will help make your special occasion a memorable one!! ...

Hope Schachter Logo
Dorset
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Professional pianist with wide repertoire available to provide music and set the ambiance for any special event. I am a professional pianist and songwriter, regularly playing the piano in the Bournemouth and Poole area, for a range of venues and events throughout the year. I create an ambient and relaxed atmosphere with a repertoire which covers many genres of music appealing to a wide mix of audiences and tastes. I am suitable for any type of special event, and have performed at numerous weddings and anniversary parties. I have a portable electric piano, (white Roland FP4F) which I am able to supply for venues that don't have a piano. I can provide my repertoire in advance of an event, so that specific selections can be made if preferred and I am happy to learn new music on special request. I'm more than happy to meet my clients in advance of events, to discuss requirements. ...

PiperUK Logo
Essex
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Mike has played solo for many years and in many different countries also with various bands in Essex, London & the home counties. He would be delighted to discuss your event and will accommodate you in any way he can. If you're happy, He's happy.. He can provide the following services Weddings Birthdays Burns Nights Funerals Corporate Events BBQ's & Garden Parties Advise on performance and appropriate music Anything else you may wish ...

Find Your Act Entertainment  Logo
Merseyside
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What ever you're looking for, we'll help you find it!. We're Find Your Act - The Live Entertainment Consultants! Our HQ is based in the North-West of England, but we offer Entertainment to all of mainland UK! Which include Parties, Live Music Entertainment, and Discos within the South East. Have you watched our video below? We know that booking Live Entertainment can be stressful, but often for one of the most important events of your year! Whether it's Live Music Entertainment, DJ's, Kids Party Entertainment, Photo Booth or Recording Services, Find Your Act offers the whole Entertainment Package under one roof! Looking to hire a wedding band or for a function? Or Maybe you want a solo singer for your Music Venue? How about a Singing Waiter? Are you looking for a Singing Princess? Look no further, We've got it! Why not take a browse and contact us today for great prices on great entertainment! ...

Malcolm Smith- Scottish Bagpiper Logo
Lancashire
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Scottish bagpiper for hire. Available 7 days a week. I’ve performed at hundreds of events as a solo musician. Including weddings, funerals, birthday parties, and more. I play a wide repertoire of music, and am always happy to accommodate requests.. I’m a professional Scottish bagpiper for hire. Available 7 days a week. I grew up in Glasgow and started learning the pipes at 11 years old. Then moved to the north of England in my early 20s. I have 30 years continuous experience playing to a high standard with pipe bands in Scotland and England. I’ve performed at hundreds of events as a solo musician. Including weddings, funerals, birthday parties, and more. I play a wide repertoire of music, and am always happy to accommodate requests. Please listen to my audio files for a brief sample. What I love most about my job is the feedback and appreciation I receive from my satisfied customers. I perform the bagpipes regularly throughout Lancashire, Cumbria & The Lake District, Yorkshire, Cheshire, Merseyside, and Greater Manchester. I also travel nationwide on request. ...

Lou's Sextet Logo
Buckinghamshire
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The Music: We are a jazz and swing band based in Chesham, Bucks. We can also provide a smaller group - a quartet, trio or a duo for different events and requirements.. We play a variety of music - Swing, Mainstream Jazz, Latin, Blues, Jump Jive and numbers with a more funky vibe. Whether you require a mellow, swinging background for something like a reception, or an upbeat, lively performance for a pub, party or function, we can adapt to the mood of the event. Our experienced musicians and wide repertoire see to that.  Presentation is very important to us, and we are well rehearsed, dress up and 'put on a show'. We play  at parties, anniversaries, weddings, charity events, supper dances, pubs, street parties……as well as specialist jazz venues. ...

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