The Music Makes it

Alexandra

Alexandra

“Just wanted to drop you a quick mail to say thank you very much for playing at our wedding. It was perfect thank you, really enjoyed the pieces you played”

Mark and Claire / The Hurlingham Club, London

Primarily a soloist, Alexandra has played for hundreds of corporate events, weddings and recitals. Her varied repertoire ranges from Classical and Folk, to Modern and Jazz, with pieces to suit any occasion.She has performed to stars including Robin Gibb (The Bee Gees), Geoff Downes (Yes, Asia, The Buggles), Guy Fletcher (Dire Straits) and more. Television work includes providing background music for an episode of Channel 4’s Come Dine With Me, and an appearance as a featured entertainer on Channel 4’s Sunday Brunch.

Previous engagements include performances for HRH Queen Elizabeth II on her visit to the University of Huddersfield, live on television for Channel 4’s popular cooking and chat show Sunday Brunch, and for a party hosted by Robert Smith (The Cure). Corporate bookings have included numerous performances for RBS, the Football Association, and also PRS for Music, where she played alongside Rick Wakeman for guests including Jon Lord (Deep Purple), Sir John Tavener and John Rutter. She has worked at many prestigious venues such as The Houses of Parliament, Wembley Stadium, Brighton Pavilion, Glyndebourne Opera House, Kew Gardens and Hampton Court Palace.

Classic

Bach: Prelude in C
Bach (arranged by Granjany) - Etude No. 3, ‘Sarabande’ and Etude No. 6, “Andante”
Beethoven: Für Elise, Moonlight Sonata
Cabezon: Pavane and Variations
Clarke: Chaconne
Chertok: Around the Clock, mvts 1, 2 & 3
Debussy: La fille aux cheveux de lin, Clair de lune
Delibes: Flower Duet
Faure: Cantique, Pavane
Grandjany: Pastorale
Handel: Allegro, Sarabande
Hasslemans: Chanson de Mai
Kanga: Solitude
Mayhew: Fiskars
Mendelssohn: Wedding March
Pachelbel: Canon in D
Puccini: O Mio Babbino Caro
Salzédo: Suite of 8 Dances: Seguidilla, Tango
Samuel-Rousseau: Variations pastorales sur un vieux noel
Satie: Gymnopédie No.1, Gnossienne No.1