The Rosewood String Quartet is one of the South West's most sought
after string quartets, providing musical entertainment for all occasions.
Specialising in wedding ceremonies & receptions, and corporate
With the utmost professionalism this very experienced quartet,
comprising 2 violins, viola and 'cello, will bring a touch of magic
to your event.
The Rosewood String
Quartet's wonderfully broad repertoire ranges from Haydn and
Mozart to the lighter end of the musical spectrum.
Jazz - Lush Life
Dinner Jazz duo, trio and quartet
Lush Life is perfect for background music during meals and for
drinks receptions but it can also play a more prominent roll if
required. This saxophone led group, which ranges in size from a
duo to a quintet, performs a sophisticated selection of jazz and
swing standards made famous by jazz greats such as Frank Sinatra,
Ella Fitzgerald and the Dave Brubeck Quartet. They play many songs
from the great song writers of the '30s to '50s such as Jimmy Van
Heusen, George and Ira Gershwin, Rodgers and Hart and Cole Porter.
With the larger groups, some well chosen songs outside jazz, played
in a jazz style, are also possible. The appropriate sized group
for your event depends on a number of factors including budget,
fullness of sound and the size of your venue. The group has been
together since 2001 playing top quality jazz to a wide variety of
audiences throughout the South West. They have played for select
parties of just 20 people up to groups of over 500 people, at venues
such as the English Riviera Centre, Powderham Castle and the Imperial
and Grand Hotels, Torquay. Lush Life also form the core of three
superb function bands, The Drat Pack, Lush Life with Noelle Rollings
and Solar. Lush Life regularly play through a meal or for drinks
and then join with the rest of a larger group to provide the evening
entertainment, providing a complete package of musical entertainment
for your event. Lush Life Duo are also accomplished classical musicians
who can play before and during the wedding ceremony. Lush life also
make up the core of the Neil Maya Quartet one of the regions leading
modern and contemporary jazz outfits.
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Folk - Signs of life
Signs of Life is a folk band that provides music for weddings,
parties and festivals. They perform for their local community in
Devon and further afield in Portugal, Spain, Ireland and France.
Signs of Life present spirited performances of varied music from
around the world. Their delivery is energetic and fiery; their presentation
is engaging, drawing audiences into the spirit of the music. They
can offer dancing with a caller, featuring music from around Europe
and the British Isles to suit weddings and celebrations.
Their huge musical repertoire includes Gypsy & Klezmer, French
& Italian, Russian & Balkan, Scottish & Irish, Cajun,
Blues & Bluegrass.They have appeared at many local festivals.
Signs of Life present heartwarming and exciting music for Dancing,
Romance, and Celebration. They present special themed evenings to
suit corporate functions and promotions - eg a French Night or an
"Everybody enjoyed their music enormously.
They were great fun, and Lynne worked her magic to get people on
their feet for plenty of dancing. Their mix of music was superb
and when people werenot dancing, some of them even asked me to stop
talking to them because they really wanted just to sit and listen".
Brian - October 2005
Pop - Solar
The very best in Soul, Jazz and Funk.
A six-piece funk outfit playing 70s soul classics and modern rare
Solar is about the hottest, most grooving, danceable and funky
band in the South West, bringing together six of the regions most
able, experienced and versatile musicians who have been together
for over five years.
With a repertoire that ranges from 60s & 70s soul classics
by James Brown, Stevie Wonder and The Jackson Five, to modern rare
grooves by Jamiroquai and Moloko as well as the Scissor Sisters,
this is a band dedicated to dancing. In addition,
this experienced band can provide chilled out grooves to relax your
revellers before working them up into a frenzy of hot funk. The
members of Solar are also experienced jazz musicians and can therefore
include many jazz or swing numbers in their set if desired. They
will, of course, tailor their performance to suit the occasion and
the profile of the guests.
Magician - Mark Leveridge
Strolling Magician - A world of entertainment
at his fingertips....
Mark Leveridge - consummate professional. When
you are organising an important function, you want to be sure that
you are booking an entertainer you can trust. Mark has been a full-time
professional since 1981, is a member of the Inner Magic Circle with
Gold Star, and has vast experience of providing top quality entertainment
for events both large and small. His magic is baffling, amusing
and very entertaining, and it will add novelty and variety to any
Strolling Magic is magic performed to small groups
of people by a magician who carries all he requires on his person
and who can move smoothly from one area to another providing an
unusual mobile entertainment service. Because the magician is working
so close to his audience, the onlookers become totally involved,
many people having never seen magic performed so close before. It
can be performed anywhere and is enormously versatile. Suitable
for dinners where the guests are entertained at the table or at
receptions or informal gatherings, where the performer mixes and
mingles and performs wherever groups are standing or sitting. Perfect
for weddings, balls, corporate events and all manner of private
Disco - Time Trax National Roadshow
For many years now we have booked Time Trax National Roadshow
(The Ultimate Mobile Discotheque), for all our discos. Keith Baker
is a professional DJ/Presenter with 20 years in the entertainment
Time Trax is based in the South West and was established in 1990.
His CD & Minidisk collection ranges over 6 decades and currently
runs at about 13,750 tracks of every style of music available.
The show has an impressive overhead Light Show extending to 30-40ft
in width, but which can be scaled down to suit any venue.
With a very powerful JBL sound system Keith is available for all
corporate functions, weddings, parties, Military establishments,
summer seasons and clubs.