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Pianists and Gretna Green generally have a close working relationship and I certainly get plenty of work from the area. It is not surprising that most of the bookings I take in this area are for me as a wedding pianist.  Gretna Green is famous the world over for weddings and people travel from all over to get married here. The main venues that I play the piano  at  are The Blacksmiths Shop , Gretna Hall Hotel and Smiths at Gretna Green. I am often hired as a solo classical pianist for ceremonies, but I can provide different styles of music for the various parts of your special day.

I play music from many different genres and I am willing to learn any specific pieces that you may require. The music I play ranges from Debussy and Chopin to Gary Barlow and Elton John, but my main passion is music from the jazz era. My influences are pianists like Dudley Moore, Erroll Garner, Ralph Sharon and George Shearing. Besides jazz, classical and pop, I am also occasionaly requested to play sing-a-long  material (especially in the London area) and I can provide song sheets to make your event into a good old 'cockney knees up'. Please visit the sing-a-long page to find out about this and also try exploring the repertoire pages to hear piano music in many different styles.

 

To see and examples of the different styles of music that I play, please visit the following pages:

Popular Songs Page

Sing-a-Long Page

Classical Music Page

If you would like help with your ceremony music then please visit the ceremony music page.

 

I am always willing to learn any requests that you may have. 

 Please explore the rest of the site to hear the many styles of music I play.

 

As a pianist I cover all the following areas in Dumfries and Galloway:

Moffat, Wigtown, Lockerbie, Eastriggs, Thornhill, Langholm, Dumfries, Stranraer, Kirkpatrick Durham, Dalbeattie, Ross, Kirkcudbright, Castle Douglas, Portpatrick, Gretna Green, Beeswing, Newton Stewart, Glenluce and Annan.

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No Piano?

No Problem

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I can bring a digital piano with me on the day and set it up anywhere you like. Please note that there is no additional cost for this. See image above.

 

 New!!! Baby Grand Piano Shell

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 A baby grand piano shell is now available for those occasions where a normal digital piano just wouldn't look right. It only costs an additional £80 to hire this which is a small fraction of what it would cost to hire the real thing. Click HERE or on the image for more ingormation


 In the Mix

In the Mix is a singing club based in Cheam, Surrey.

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Baby Grand Piano Shell Hire

 

 

A baby grand piano shell is available for those occasions where a normal digital piano just wouldn’t look quite right. This can be set up in about 45 minutes and it holds a conventional digital piano. A lot of people think that it is a real grand piano when they see it and are surprised when they find out that it is just a shell with a keyboard inside.It only costs an additional £80 for Eugene to bring this piece of equipment with him to an event. That is a small fraction of what it would be to hire a grand piano from a supplier.

There are a few limitations on where Eugene can offer this service, but it is fine for most situations. There are restrictions in Central Hertfordshire and other major cities due to parking problems. Please contact Eugene and he will try and get around any obstacles.

 Baby Grand Piano Shell 4

 

 

Baby Grand Piano Shell 3

There are limitations on where I'm able to offer the use of this digital baby grand piano. There are definitely restrictions in Central London and other major cities due to parking problems, but please contact me and I will try and get around any obstacles.

Baby Grand Piano Shell 2

I will carry on offering the Yamaha P155 digital piano at no additional extra cost. This instrument is very smart looking and is perfect for most events. See image below.

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Looking for a Wedding Pianist?

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I can provide different types of music for different parts of your wedding day. You can have classical music for the ceremony followed by solo jazz piano for the drinks reception. You can then have mellow dinner music during the wedding breakfast followed by a jazz trio for the evening. You can even have a Cockney sing-a-long  as part of your day. Just let me know your preferences and I'll try and accomodate. 

Whatever your requirements are - I'm sure that I can help you out. I always provide recorded music while I take my breaks and I can also supply a radio microphone for the speeches.


If you would like help with ceremony music then please visit this page

 

 

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I can be booked as a pianist for any Christmas party

Christmas Tree

Christmas is upon us again and lots of parties and other festivities have to be planned. I am often hiredas a pianist for Christmas parties - especially in London. Pianists are plentiful in South East England but there are so many parties happening that there is more than enough work for most of them. I am often asked to provide background dinner music, but Christmas often demands music of a more lively nature, and people often like to have a sing song. I  play lots of Christmas songs, but here are just two Christmas song medleys that I can provide song sheets for: 

Christmas Sing-along Sheet 1

Away in a Manger
Good Christian Men Rejoice
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Silent Night
I Saw Three Ships
Hark the Herald Angels
O Come All Ye Faithful

Christmas Sing-along Sheet 2

The First Noel
While Shepherds Watched
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Once in Royal David's City
Good King Wenceslas
Ding Dong Merrily on High
We Three Kings of Orient Are

Christmas Sing-along Sheet 3

Deck the Halls
Jingle Bells
The Holly and the Ivy
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
The Twelve Days of Christmas

Christmas Sing-along Sheet 4

Winter Wonderland
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
The Christmas Song
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Frosty the Snowman
Santa Claus is Coming to Town
White Christmas

 

Please note that I am always willing to learn any requests that you may have. 

 

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You Can Contact Me and Get a Quote Here:

You Can Contact Me Here

 

You can get an online quote by just filling in the form below. You may not have all the information to fill in the complete form, but please make sure that you give me the following items of information:

a) The line-up you require i.e solo piano, duo with piano and vocals or trio etc.

b) An approximate start and finish time or how long you will need me for

c) The location of the venue - if you don't have a venue booked then a area or county will do.


If for any reason you believe that the above form hasn't submitted properly, please use the following contact details.

Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  
Phone: 01342 835394

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