Covid or Lockdown Musicians: Oxfordshire - for your Event

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The CE String Duo in Oxfordshire
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£440 - £590
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Fomred from a very experinced Quartet a String Duo is available to provide music at weddings, christenings, parties, dinners, corporate functions and similar occasions. A fantastic option for small gatherings in Oxfordshire. Each programme is individually tailored to the client's requirements, and the string duo's repertoire covers all styles and periods of music, from classical, popular and Palm Court to the Beatles, Gershwin, Cole Porter and Ragtime..

The original ensemble was formed in 1988 and has been in great demand ever since, playing at ... more


The SS Flute & Harp Duo in Oxfordshire
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£300 - £1100
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The SS flute and harp duo provides a wide range of music for all occasions, from concert recitals, to weddings and corporate entertainment.

The harp and flute perfectly complement each other to produce a rich, but delicate sound. Ideal for music for lockdown events in Oxfordshire. The pleasant timbres of the flute are offset against the gracious mellowness of the harp. The two instruments are well-adapted to provide a richly varied recital, or, equally, to create a magical musical backdrop for a special event.

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Jazz Singer Yvonne in Oxfordshire
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£280 - £480
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Yvonne performs a set of songs made famous by some of the Great ‘Jazz Divas’ Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone, Peggy Lee, Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan. Yvonne also has a set of Doris Day songs, interspersed with the incredible story of her life and career. Great if you're looking for special music in Oxfordshire and your numbers need to be limited.


Geoff: Jazz Guitarist in Oxfordshire
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£180 - £470
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Geoff has been playing and teaching guitar professionally for over 30 years. Over these years, he has travelled as a working (session) musician across the UK and Europe.

Geoff started his professional guitar playing career in bands that worked in London night clubs and most of the city's leading hotels. A great choice if your Oxfordshire wedding has been affected by coronavirus. He was also employed as a session guitarist working in numerous recording studios. He then spent a year in Sweden playing lead guitar with one of Scandinavia's top groups whose recording of ' ... more


Pianist - Simon in Oxfordshire
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£270 - £670
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Simon has played at prestigious venues such as Royal Festival Hall (solo concerto), the Dorchester and the Ritz Hotel, London, as well as UK national radio broadcasts. A fantastic option for small gatherings in Oxfordshire. His Versatile repertoire covers everything from Bollywood to Broadway, and your Classics, Classical and Modern Hits. He is available to take requests - your music for your day, no set lists here! Fully self-contained with a Yamaha stage piano if required.

Blessed with perfect pitch and able to play the piano since the age of f ... more


Violinist - Simon in Oxfordshire
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£290 - £500
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An incredibly talented violinist with years of experience performing all over the globe, Simon prides himself on the quality of his performance; he will play exactly what you want to hear, not arrive with a set list like other musicians. He will communicate with you and ask for a list of pieces you want to hear and then locate or arrange them himself. He has a library of some 30,000 songs and pieces. Ideal for music for lockdown events in Oxfordshire.

Simon can also add a touch of class to birthday parties, anniversary celebrations and corpor ... more


Guitarist James in Oxfordshire
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£210 - £500
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James is a guitarist of distinction whose appreciation for music of all styles makes him a well rounded and interesting player. Great if you're looking for special music in Oxfordshire and your numbers need to be limited. He began his training on the classical guitar at the age of 7 and was a multi instrumentalist by his teens, participating in choral singing, playing the piano as well as the violin. While completing a Bachelor of Music in popular music performance he discovered a love for jazz and specifically the art of jazz guitar arrangements. Previous notable performances around ... more


Jazz Singer David in Oxfordshire
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£140 - £230
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David is a solo jazz vocalist who uses backing tracks of excellent quality and his style is best suited to the intimate cabaret setting; i.e. dinners, receptions, weddings, charity events.

David will dress according to the event in dress suit, (black tie) or lounge suit as required and can provide the ideal "break" to a disco, especially around buffet time!. A great choice if your Oxfordshire wedding has been affected by coronavirus.


Tessa, Jazz Pianist in Oxfordshire
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£130 - £360
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Tessa is one half of the SB Duo. As a duo they have a diverse jazz and classical repertoire, which is reflected the solo piano repertoire.

Tessa will be happy to provide entertainment for your wedding ceremony, reception, party, or any of those special occasions, either using her own electric piano, or using the venue's piano if they have a good instrument. A fantastic option for small gatherings in Oxfordshire.

The links to music and repertoire are of the SB Duo, where you can hear the piano playing with flute or saxophone. The repertoire lis ... more


Glenn: Jazz Singer in Oxfordshire
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£320 - £610
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A seasoned experienced professional who brings a touch of old-style class to any event. Having worked all over the world with many leading stars Glenn helps turn your event into a truly unforgettable experience by bringing the world of the Great American Songbook and the other well known standards to life. Ideal for music for lockdown events in Oxfordshire.

He also does more general songs from leading artists such as Neil Diamond, Glen Campbell and so forth with guitar so there's something for everyone with his performance.

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More about Covid or Lockdown Musicians

In these unprecedented times, weddings and parties have had to be rearranged. With limitations on the number of people at gatherings, many people are choosing smaller ensembles to provide musical accompaniment at their wedding or party. Instead of a string quartet, why not book a harpist - or perhaps a swinging jazz duo instead of a function band?

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About Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire's boundaries form a very irregular shape. The centre of the county is just seven miles from Berkshire and Buckinghamshire, yet the northern part of Oxfordshire sees its diameter being 38 miles and its greatest length being 48 miles. Oxfordshire has five principle rivers, being the Thame, Isis, Cherwell, Evenlode and Windrush. The confluence of the Thame and the Isis form the River Thames. The principle manufacturing industries of Oxfordshire have included blankets at Witney, shag at Banbury, and gloves and polished steel at Woodstock. Other industries included lace making and woolspinning. Entering the second millennium, Oxfordshire is gaining a reputation for high-tech business and state-of-the-art science, earning Oxford the new name of The Silicon Spires, in addition to its traditional name of The Dreaming Spires. The county also has a strong agricultural background including cattle and sheep farming, and crops including corn, grass, and in the latter part of the 20th century rapeseed oil and linen. Oxford, the county town, has long been world-famous as a seat of learning with its well respected Oxford University.

The university city of Oxford lies at the centre of Oxfordshire, acts as a focus for musical excellence. The music departments of the university together with the city's plethora of churches ensures that there are always musicians in plenty in and around Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds. With a wealthy university city and the Cotswolds being a select commuting area for London party bands , function bands & covers bands area always in demand. Some excellent jazz bands are resident in Oxfordshire, and others travel from London to perform. Oxfordshire is also a farming county, so barn dance bands are always performing both in the villages and through the university folk culture. The hundreds of year's of cultural influence from the university colleges in Oxford has bread an excellence in music in the area. See string quartets in oxfordshire Jazz is another intellectual music form, so again a strong jazz influence: jazz bands in oxfordshire All the traditional universities have strong folk societies which feed into the region: And the villages and farming communities also keep the traditions alive:

Other types of music

All Female String Quartets: OxfordshireEnglish Barn Dance Bands: OxfordshireNew Year Party Bands: Oxfordshire
American Barn Dance Bands: OxfordshireFolk Solos And Duos: OxfordshireParty Bands: Oxfordshire
Barn Dance Bands: OxfordshireFunction Bands: OxfordshirePop Bands: Oxfordshire
Ceili and Barn Dances: OxfordshireHarps: OxfordshireScottish Ceilidh Bands: Oxfordshire
Ceilidh Bands: OxfordshireHire Local Live Bands: OxfordshireString Quartets: Oxfordshire
Ceremony Music For Weddings: OxfordshireIrish Ceilidh Bands: OxfordshireWedding Ceremony Songs: Oxfordshire
Classical Duos: OxfordshireJazz Bands: OxfordshireWedding Entertainers: Oxfordshire
Classical Guitarists: OxfordshireJazz Duos: OxfordshireWedding Music Bands: Oxfordshire
Classical Music For Weddings: OxfordshireJazz Guitarists: OxfordshireWedding Songs: Oxfordshire
Classical Pianists: OxfordshireJazz Pianists: OxfordshireWedding String Quartets: Oxfordshire
Classical Singers: OxfordshireJazz Quartets: OxfordshireWind Ensembles: Oxfordshire
Classical Solos Duos And Trios: OxfordshireJazz Solos And Duos: Oxfordshire
Covers Bands: OxfordshireJazz Trios: Oxfordshire

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