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Welcome to, we’re your professional and friendly wedding violinist team, and we’re here to add a touch of musical enchantment to your special day.

Highly Experienced Violinist | Ashton-under-lyne Violinists

With over a decade of experience, we’ve had the privilege of performing with renowned orchestras, including:

  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestras
  • BBC Symphony Orchestras
  • Halle
  • National Operas
  • Ballet Theatres

Now, we are thrilled to bring our passion for the violin to your wedding or event!
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Solo Violinist Hire | Professional Violinist Hire

Creating The Perfect Atmosphere

Creating the perfect atmosphere starts in the lead-up to your special day. Your dedicated violinist will work closely with you to understand your vision, tailor the  repertoire to your preferences, and ensure the music sets the perfect mood.

Hiring a classically trained violinist enables us to perform a wide range of music, spanning from timeless classical pieces to contemporary and popular songs. This versatility ensures that the music we play will match the ambience you envision for your special day.

Your input, combined with my expertise, will come together to create a truly enchanting atmosphere that complements your wedding ceremony and reception perfectly.

Solo Violin | An Experienced and Versatile Violinist

Our goal is to create a wonderful atmosphere that enhances your event without overpowering it. Your guests will be able to enjoy conversation while being serenaded by a delightful range of sophisticated melodies.

High-Quality Sound

To ensure that every note resonates beautifully, we use a powerful yet compact PA system that can fill even large venues with my high-quality backing tracks as required.

Wedding Services | Professional Violinist

Whether you’re in need of a Classical Violinist, Acoustic Violinist or more contemporary Electric Violinist, our experts have got your wedding ceremony and drinks reception covered.

We understand that every couple is unique, and I’m here to help you find the ideal musical accompaniment for your special day.

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Acoustic Violinist For Hire


The Acoustic Violin’s Timeless Charm

When you seek to create an atmosphere of elegance and emotional resonance at your event, few instruments can rival the timeless charm of the acoustic violin.

Acoustic Violinists | A Classical Symphony of Genres

Acoustic violinists weave a tapestry of musical genres that transcend generations. With the warmth of an antique violin in expert hands, we orchestrate a symphony that seamlessly marries classical masterpieces, evocative melodies, and timeless compositions.

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Electric Violin

An Electrifying Symphony of Genres

Electric violinists perform a fusion of musical genres that transcend time and convention. With this modern wonder in my hands, we craft a symphony that seamlessly blends classical, pop songs, and contemporary music. A Classical Crossover as it were.

This unique blend is designed to create a dynamic sound that will mesmerize and captivate your guests, leaving them with an experience they’ll cherish forever.

Your Event, Your Soundtrack

When book an electric violinist, your event becomes more than just a gathering; it becomes a story told through music. Whether you dream of an enchanting wedding, an electrifying corporate event, or a celebration that defies tradition, this modern instrument brings your soundtrack to life.

Expansive Repertoire | Classical To Pop Tunes

As a versatile violinist, the musicial repertoire spans from classical music to modern pop, including favourites like Ed Sheeran, John Legend, Calvin Harris, and even Lady Gaga. I’ve performed extensively with other musicians, fiddle players, and epic fusion artists. Your event deserves the best, and weare here to deliver.




“The violin music at our wedding was absolutely beautiful. It added a special touch to our day. Thank you!”
Sophie & David – Wrenbury Hall



“Your violin added a romantic atmosphere to our special day. It was exactly what we had hoped for. Thank you for making our wedding perfect!”
Grace & James – Wedding in Ashton-under-lyne



“We’re so grateful for the wonderful music you played at our wedding. Your music set the perfect tone, and our guests were captivated. Thank you for making our day extra special!”
Emily & Charles – Victoria Warehouse


“I just wanted to thank you so much for making our Wedding Day so special. Denise & I thought everything you did was just perfect.The guests commented later on what a wonderful performance you gave. Again, Thank you so much!”

John & Denise / Llangoed Hall

Corporate Events and Private PArties

Our expertise goes beyond weddings. Our team have performed as an electric and acoustic violinist at numerous corporate events, private parties and special occasions all over Ashton-under-lyne, offering a wide range of musical styles and creating the perfect ambience.

Whether as an Electric Violinist or Acoustic, or as part of electric string quartets, we will bring a world-class experience to your special occasion, making it unforgettable.

Violinists For Hire | FAQ's

The cost of hiring a violinist for your wedding can vary depending on factors such as the duration of the performance, location, and specific requests. We offer competitive pricing and will work with you to tailor a package that suits your budget and needs.

Please get in touch for a FREE no obligation quote.

The choice of music for the bride’s entrance is entirely up to you. Popular options include the classic “Wedding March” by Mendelssohn, “Canon in D” by Pachelbel, or a more modern choices such as “A Thousand Years” by Christina Perri. There are many options we can play if you want to go for a piece that holds special meaning to you.

Absolutely! A violinist can create a magical atmosphere for your wedding and will make a huge impact, in a unique and beautiful way.

Here’s why:

Intimate Elegance:

A violinist brings an unmatched level of intimacy and elegance to your wedding. The purity of a single violin’s sound can evoke deep emotions, making it an ideal choice for key moments during your ceremony.

Versatile Repertoire:

Solo violinists for hire have extensive and versatile repertoires that spans across classical, pop, and contemporary music. This means you have a wide selection of songs to choose from, ensuring that the music aligns perfectly with your personal tastes and the theme of your wedding. Adding songs outside of the repertoire is welcomed, providing the sheet music is available.

Professional Backing Tracks:

To enhance the musical experience, I often use professional backing tracks. These tracks add depth and richness to the performance, creating a fuller and more dynamic sound. You get the charm of a live violinist combined with the richness of accompanying instruments.

Mic and PA System Setup:

To ensure that every guest can enjoy the music, I provide a professional mic and PA system setup when required. This ensures that the sound carries well throughout the venue, even in larger spaces.

A Memorable Experience:

When you choose a solo violinist or electric violinist, you’re not just getting a musician; you’re getting a performer who knows how to capture the essence of your special day.

Tailored to Your Needs:

Our solo violinist, will work closely with you to understand your vision and preferences. I’ll customize the music to your liking, ensuring that it aligns perfectly with your wedding theme and the emotions you want to evoke.

A solo violinist is a brilliant choice for your wedding because it combines the elegance of classical music with the versatility of contemporary pieces, all enhanced by professional backing tracks and an expertly set up mic and PA system.

Background music or a stand out performance– It’s an intimate and unforgettable musical experience that will add a touch of magic to your special day. However, if you’re looking for a fuller sound, you can also consider a string quartet or other ensemble options.


Yes, we’ve been playing for weddings as a classical violinist and an electric violinist for over 11 years. Violins are a popular choice for weddings due to their timeless and romantic sound.

They add a touch of elegance and emotion to the ceremony and can be tailored to suit your unique style. As with most versatile violinists, we have also played as part of a string quartet and an electric string quartet as required.

These are modern ensembles that blend classical instruments with electric technology. Using electric violins, violas, and cellos, they can create a wide range of sounds from classical to electronic.

Amplification and effects processors enhance their versatility, making them popular for various events and music styles. Electric strings offer a unique fusion of classical and contemporary elements.

A virtuoso violinist is a highly skilled and exceptionally talented musician who has mastered the art of playing the violin with remarkable technical proficiency and musical expressiveness. Also described as a “world class violinist”.

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Ashton-under-lyne Area / Venues Covered:

The Ashton-under-Lyne area is a fantastic location for a wedding, with its scenic beauty, historic charm, and a wealth of top-notch venues to choose from. Located in the Greater Manchester area, Ashton-under-Lyne offers a mix of urban and rural settings, making it an ideal place for couples seeking a diverse range of wedding venues.

Here are 10 of the area’s top venues for tying the knot:

1. The Village Hotel Ashton-under-Lyne

This modern and stylish hotel offers a range of wedding packages to suit all needs, from small, intimate ceremonies to grand, extravagant affairs. The hotel boasts beautiful function rooms, a dedicated wedding team, and luxurious accommodation for the newlyweds and their guests.

2. Broadoak Hotel

The Broadoak Hotel is a charming and elegant venue that exudes old-world charm. With its stunning gardens and period features, it provides a picturesque backdrop for a romantic wedding ceremony and reception.

3. The White Hart Inn

This historic inn offers a timeless setting for a memorable wedding. With its oak-beamed ceilings, open fires, and beautiful grounds, The White Hart Inn is the perfect choice for couples seeking a traditional and intimate venue.

4. Fernhill

Nestled in the heart of the Lancashire countryside, Fernhill is a romantic and idyllic wedding venue. The venue’s stunning gardens, elegant marquee, and panoramic views make it a truly magical place to exchange vows.

5. Upper House

Upper House is a magnificent Georgian manor house set in stunning grounds, providing a backdrop of timeless elegance for a truly unforgettable wedding. The venue’s exquisite interiors and beautiful gardens make it a popular choice for couples looking for a touch of luxury.

6. The Broadoak Hotel

This stunning and historic hotel offers a range of versatile spaces, from intimate rooms to a grand ballroom, perfect for weddings of any size. The hotel also provides catering and accommodation options, making it a convenient and comprehensive choice for couples.

7. The Family Church

For couples seeking a traditional religious ceremony, The Family Church offers a beautiful and historic setting for their nuptials. The church’s impressive architecture and beautiful stained glass windows create a lovely ambiance for a wedding.

8. The Village Hall

For a more relaxed and informal wedding, the Ashton-under-Lyne Village Hall provides a versatile and affordable option. The hall can be transformed to suit any style of wedding and offers a blank canvas for couples to create their dream celebration.

9. The Oddfellows Hall

With its grand hall and stunning architecture, The Oddfellows Hall is a luxurious and opulent setting for a stylish wedding. The venue’s regal atmosphere and ornate decor make it an impressive choice for couples seeking a lavish and extravagant affair.

10. King Street Tavern

For a more modern and urban setting, the King Street Tavern offers a trendy and stylish choice for a wedding venue. The venue’s contemporary interiors and vibrant atmosphere create a chic and sophisticated backdrop for a memorable celebration.

With its diverse range of wedding venues, from historic inns and manor houses to modern hotels and urban spaces, the Ashton-under-Lyne area provides a brilliant place for couples to tie the knot. Whether they are seeking a traditional, romantic, or contemporary setting, there is something for everyone in this charming and picturesque corner of Greater Manchester.

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