The Super Roams are a stylish and accomplished group who never fail to raise a smile.
Their musical talent and ability to charm an audience is made evident through their great unplugged covers of pop, Motown and soul classics – to name just a few of the genres in their wide repertoire.
The ELIXIR string quartet is a dynamic, vibrant and exciting quartet playing modern day covers of pop songs with electric instruments, who can also play classical pieces as a traditional, acoustic string quartet.
Classically trained at Britain’s most prestigious music conservatoires (Royal Academy of Music & Guildhall), between them they have performed throughout the UK and across Europe and have even entertained royalty at the Epsom Derby to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.
A hugely versatile quartet, ELIXIR is experienced in string arranging (Lightning Seeds session work, Richard Ashcroft /The Verve), touring with Madness, on cruises and performing at many corporate events and weddings. They have also appeared on Television shows such as The X Factor, Popstar to Opera Star, GMTV and at venues as diverse as The Royal Albert Hall, Wigmore Hall and the Royal Academy of Art, to the O2 Academy and Glastonbury festival.
ELIXIR excels in both classical and contemporary settings, from entertaining guests at the Wallace Collection to the Madison Rooftop Terrace for an exclusive Muse after-show party.
Experienced, highly versatile, professional and glamorous, The ELIXIR string quartet are suitable for all occasions. ELIXIR are available with a singer and/or a percussionist, adding a unique, modern take on string quartet style.
Emily’s Jazz & Tonics will bring glamour and sophistication to any wedding, corporate event or party with classy renditions of your favourite jazz standards, swing classics and Postmoden Jukebox covers. All of the band’s members have many years experience at a national and international level and the versatile line-up of saxophone, double bass, piano and drums provide the perfect backing to Emily’s smooth vocals. A duo or trio are also available for smaller venues or more intimate crowds.
“Jazz and the Tonics came and performed at Leith’s at Beaulieu for a corporate event on the 28th July 2018. They were professional and friendly to deal with and not only that but were AMAZING performers. Emily’s voice is just out of this world with everyone complementing her. I would 100% recommend Jazz & The Tonics to other corporates or wedding parties.” Sarah Goodyear
Let this luscious live lounge trio with female vocals add a touch of finesse to your reception, dinner or other event where chilled background music is a must.
Sultry and sophisticated, Phoebe’s Live Lounge have an authentic setlist which features their own ‘jazzy’ spin on a wide variety of pop, soul, rock and funk classics. The band can also perform any of your favourite jazz standards, and are happy to mix and match from either setlist, in order to create the perfect soundtrack to your event. Using only one small amp, the trio are able to fit into even the smallest of spaces, taking only 20 minutes to set up.
All professional musicians, the trio compliment each others’ performance styles in a way which only comes from a wealth of experience and talent. Their female vocalist, Phoebe is currently writing her debut album, and is in high demand performing for exclusive clients worldwide, in countries including Uganda, India and Singapore. With honey-like tones, her voice is one to listen out for!
The guitarist is an established session musician who has worked with a wealth of top artists including Jessie J, Taio Cruz and The Saturdays. He has toured Europe extensively as lead guitarist with Sting’s daughter, the critically acclaimed ‘I Blame Coco’.
Phoebe’s Live Lounge are also available as a larger band, with the addition of a double bass player, percussionist or saxophonist.
Pete is a classically trained guitarist specialising in Spanish, Flamenco and Classical guitar, honing his skills whilst studying Flamenco guitar in Andalucía and Latin guitar whilst in Rio De Janeiro. A true professional, Peter can also play Jazz, Blues, Pop and Calypso.
He has an ever growing list of private and past clients, including 20th Century Fox, Google, Bvlgari, Audi, Fiat and Salisbury’s. He has played at venues such as Fulham Palace, Kensington Palace, the Ritz Hotel and Claridges.
The MM Trio is an unplugged group comprising of guitar, vocals, bass and cajon. They perform easygoing acoustic covers of songs from the 50s to today. They can also perform as a roaming trio.
The trio have extensive performance experience, playing for private parties, corporate events and weddings in locations all over the UK and further afield, such as the Kensington Roof Gardens.
Louisa first fell in love with harp at the age of three after being taken to see the Nutcracker ballet.
She was the first harpist at Trinity College to graduate with a first class degree and whilst undertaking her postgraduate studies was invited to perform a concerto at the Royal Festival Hall with the Trinity College symphony orchestra and was awarded the Silver Prize for String Players.
Since leaving college, Louisa has had a busy freelance career working with many of the main professional orchestras in the United Kingdom. These include the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia, London Philharmonic, Ulster Orchestra, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra English National Ballet and English National Opera and at the Royal Opera House.
She has given recitals at The Purcell Room Southbank,Fairfield Halls, Southwark Catherdral and St Martins in the Fields and been broadcast many times on Radio Three. Louisa was also the featured soloist in a BBC television documentary on Benjamin Britten.
As a harpist for functions, Louisa has performed at many beautiful venues and hotels in London and the South East from Claridges to The Ritz and the Houses of Parliament.
She has performed for royalty and celebrities, as part of the Trafalgar Day celebrations she was invited to perform at an intimate dinner for the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh and regularly plays for functions at the Houses of Parliament.
Louisa is also carving out a niche with her unique renditions of pop and rock songs played on the harp, this year she was invited to perform at the Kerang Rock Awards where she played in front of Slash from GunsnRoses and Ozzy Osbourne!
She is in great demand as a harpist for weddings and takes great pleasure in creating the right atmosphere through specifically chosen music. At Christmas time she can usually be seen performing in the Nutcracker ballet orchestra with the Royal Ballet in London maybe even inspiring future generations of harpists as she herself was once so inspired!
The Travellers are a London based 5 piece roaming acoustic band, playing unplugged sets of classic songs and modern tracks.
They suit any event, from weddings and corporate events to private parties.
They have played at venues including Chillon Castle, The Ritz, The Langham, The London Boat Show, Grosvenor House, Hampton Court Palace and Altitude 360.
Past clients include Jaguar Land Rover, Help for Heroes, Epson, WH Smith and many more.
The London All Brass are a 5 piece brass band playing upbeat New Orleans Music and fun covers. They can perform roaming or static, and require no amplification!
The Solid Steel is a highly experienced Steel Band that has been running for over 30 years. They have played at numerous Weddings, Corporate Events and Parties in London and abroad, for clients such as Levi Roots and ITV’s This Morning.
They can play 21st Century pop covers such as Pharrell Williams’s ‘Happy’, to traditional reggae, ska, Island Songs, Soca and Calypso, and can even cover Cuban and Brazilian styles.
Within London, they have played at venues such as Clardige’s, Chelsea Physic Garden, HAC, Kensington Palace, Kensington Roof Gardens, Kew Gardens, the Natural History Museum and many more.
The Mariachi Band are a professional Mariachi Band based in London providing the best folk music from Mexico to the UK and Europe. All of the musicians possesses over 15 years of experience working in various Mariachi Bands, playing traditional instruments such as guitar, guitarron and trumpeter.
Their Musical Director ensures that they can provide the best musicians and singers for your event. A vast repertoire allows The Mariachi Band to play traditional Mexican music to modern pop music, adjusted to our Mariachi style.
They can play in various line ups from a duo to four piece band.
The Old Dirty Brasstards are a 10 piece band, who have gained an enviable reputation for their bold and innovative approach to introduce brass music to brand new audiences.
“Old Dirty Brasstards won over the crowd instantly with people pleasing covers of ‘Uptown Funk’, Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ and ‘Happy’ by Pharrell.”
The tweed-clad 10-piece brass and drum collective comprises of some of London’s leading freelance musicians, playing an eclectic fusion of pop, rock, hip hop, R&B, funk and soul covers that never fail to get any dance floor jumping with joy.
ODB has brought its uniquely entertaining and energetic style to several major music festivals across the UK, including Bestival, Glastonbury, Latitude and Secret Garden Party. Other top venues include Fabric, the Forum, Hammersmith Apollo, Koko and Scala, along with residencies at Brooklyn Bowl and the Brixton, Camden & Shoreditch Blues Kitchens.
“If you’ve never heard Take That’s ‘Never Forget’ blasted through a trombone, frankly you haven’t lived.”
— Time Out
Get yourselves down to the best drum ‘n’ brass night in town!
Lucy is an experienced and enthusiastic musician based in London. She specialises in providing music for weddings, corporate events, private parties and session work across the UK and abroad. Lucy has already had a successful career working as an individual and in various ensembles and orchestras, including her piano & cello duo.
She has a wide musical repertoire ranging from classical Bach solo cello suites to John Legend and is more than happy to have music specially arranged for your event. Lucy regularly plays with her pianist Jonathan, but if a piano is not available then she is more than happy to play along with backing tracks which she can supply.
Previous clients include the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, Vivienne Westwood, The Old Royal Naval College, The Ritz London, Claridges, The Savoy and Selfridges.
The Acoustic Sessions are one of London’s leading acoustic duos – they specialise in bespoke wedding, private party and corporate entertainment. The core duo can also increase to a trio or four piece band if required.
They are a hugely modern, innovative and dynamic act who play unique acoustic covers of popular songs – think Justin Bieber to Chaka Khan!
Clients include Red Bull, Harman, JBL, AKG, DELL, Taste of London, Almaza Bay (Egypt), Claridge’s London, Three6Zero, ENJO, Freshwater UK, Forge Bar London, Maxims Casino, Rentokill, Celebrity Cruises, Baroosh and many more.
Blue Strings are a classical and contemporary group ranging in line up size from the Blue String trio to the Blue String Orchestra.
They have performed and recorded with renowned artists such as Adele, Emelie Sande, Beyonce, Nigel Kennedy, Take That, Birdy, Paloma Faith, Rod Stewart, Pavarotti, The Script, Ne Yo, Lana del Rey and Simply Red. Blue Strings have played at venues such as Harrods, the V&A, The Dorchester, Claridge’s and Wembley Stadium.
Our feature String Trio and String Quintet are formed of 2 or 4 violins and the double bass – a unique take on a classical string group. The bass incorporates a slap bass technique that injects energy in to any performance – resulting in a unique and memorable style.
Elegant, sophisticated and versatile, the trio and quintet are able to perform on acoustic or electric instruments. They perform music from an extensive and diverse repertoire from Bach to Beyonce, fusing classical training with pop and jazz styles. All the music is arranged especially for the group and special requests are welcomed, no matter how unusual!
The Trio and Quintet have a range of beautiful dresses that they can wear according to client preference to match the mood and style of the event. They can also provide amplification and their own sound engineer.
The Night Collective are a core duo of vocals/drums and guitar/backing vocals playing vintage 1920s and 30s jazz and swing. They can increase to a trio with the addition of a saxophonist/clarinettist, a quartet or 5 piece swinging band.
Their carefully selected repertoire consists of vintage hits and all things gypsy jazz and dixieland – so dust off your glad rags and get working on those charleston dance moves!
They are available as an acoustic band for background events, or amplified when they are required to be a bit more lively!
Tom is a singer/song writer and producer, originally from Cardiff and now living in London. He is an acoustic performer that regularly plays live original and cover gigs.
Tom is a self taught multi-instrumentalist playing the guitar, bass, piano and drums, he is commonly referred to as a “one man band”.
Tom is currently pursuing his passion of music and is currently playing venues around London as a solo acoustic artist and running his company providing professional acoustic open mic nights.
Tom has performed on a couple of local radio stations, including GBK Radio at its launch and has appeared on Radio Cardiff with Jeremy Rees and Big Scott. He has also performed on the BBC Radio Wales Evening Show with Alan Thompson.
A completely unique pop duo combining traditional instruments and sampling technology, known for stunning audiences with their carefully constructed medleys of fresh musical wonder, from grime to 90s dance hits, they’ll take you on a musical journey!
Truly Medley Deeply met while playing together at Cambridge University. They were pulled up for working hard in school on both Britain’s Got Talent in 2012, and two sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. The group are now based in London where they continue to play at beautiful weddings, numerous residency slots, raucous house parties and sharpshooting corporate events.
A great alternative to a party DJ, they are also available as a roaming duo.
A portable, acoustic roaming band, perfect for weddings, corporate event or parties where you want the guests singing at the top of their voice, shaking their bums or tapping their feet.
The Movers pride themselves on their interesting arrangements, fun mash-ups and medleys with four-party vocal harmonies, but also enjoy playing the song in its original form too. They have a number of sets to choose from or can mix them up according to your preference.
The Movers repertoire includes some of the best hip songs from the 90’s/00’s (and some of the ones you don’t want to admit you know!) whilst making sure not to leave out classic songs from the motown, soul and funk eras to create original and classy set lists.
Holly is a regular performer at high-class events and weddings and, with her stand out style and her stunningly beautiful harp, she adds a touch of glamour to any occasion. She has regularly been invited to perform for royalty including at The Queen’s 80th birthday and also Prince Charles’ 60th birthday party. Other members of royalty that she has had the honour to play for include Princess Anne, Princess Alexandra, the Duke of York and the Duchess of Gloucester.
Holly has also had the pleasure to perform at incredible events including The Brit Awards with Florence and the Machine, The Olympic Games, The Royal Opera House, Battersea Power Station for Bernie Ecclestone’s daughter’s engagement party, The Ritz for Mary Berry’s book launch and many others.
Holly can also be seen performing in the five star hotels and venues of London such as the Tower of London, where she is regularly asked to play at private weddings and events.
Paul is a great versatile guitarist who plays across a wide range of projects from solo guitar, jazz and Latin duos, trios and bands. He has a number of jazz residencies in his hometown of Brighton and has a passion for classical Latin and the Spanish guitar.
Paul can also play as a jazz duo or trio with a great vocalist and double bassist at private and corporate events. With his wide repertoire and great skill, he is guaranteed to add a unique and relaxed vibe to any event.
Jak is a talented and versatile guitarist who blends traditional classical music with smooth jazz and even modern pop songs, all arranged for solo guitar.
Jak’s instrumental background music provides the perfect ambiance for all occasions including weddings, corporate events, dinners and drinks receptions. He is also the resident guitarist for the luxurious Four Seasons hotel in Hampshire.
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