Dave B

from£250

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With a vast amount of experience performing at residencies at The Grand Hotel in Brighton and The Southern Pavilion in Worthing, as well as countless weddings and parties over the years, Dave knows how to pick the right tunes for your occasion!

Although primarily a jazz pianist, Dave can turn his hands to any genre you require. Whether you'd like a more upbeat set for your evening reception, or a range of tasteful ballads for a relaxing afternoon, he will accommodate.

Dave was an absolute pleasure to have as part of our wedding day. He was an professional from start to finish! Faye and Bradley, Wedding, Essex

He’s also content to learn special requests for your big day and can even send you a recording of them prior to the event.

Dave is happy to play a venue's piano or bring his own keyboard with an amp. He is available as a duo with a vocalist and as part of a classic jazz trio made up of bass and drums, which features the music of Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and Louis Armstrong.

Performance info

Line-up Solo pianist
Performance duration 2 hours
Interval music Yes (included in price)

Booking options

Add vocalist
Add £365
Add bass and drums
Add £860
Add 30 minutes
Add £30

1920s-1940s

Ain't Misbehavin' – Fats Waller
All of Me – Frank Sinatra
Anything Goes – Cole Porter
As Time Goes By from Casablanca
Basin Street Blues – Louis Armstrong
Bei Mir Bistu Shein – The Andrew Sisters
Bewitched – Rodgers & Hart
Beyond The Sea – Bobby Darin
Blue Moon – Rodgers & Hart
Blue Skies – Irving Berlin
But Not For Me – Gershwin
Dream a Little Dream of Me – Ella & Louis
Embraceable You – Gershwin
Everytime We Say Goodbye – Cole Porter
Georgia On My Mind – Hoagy Carmichael
Honeysuckle Rose – Fats Waller
I Got Rhythm – Gershwin
In The Mood – Glenn Miller
It Don't Mean A Thing – Duke Ellington
Let's Do It – Cole Porter
Let's Face The Music and Dance – Irving Berlin
Let's Fall In Love – Ella Fitzgerald
Mack The Knife – Bobby Darin
Moonlight Serenade – Glenn Miller
Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square – Vera Lynn
Oh, Lady Be Good – Gershwin
Our Love Is Here To Stay – Gershwin
Over The Rainbow – Judy Garland
Puttin' on the Ritz - Ella Fitzgerald
Summertime – Gershwin
Take The A Train – Duke Ellington
The Lady Is A Tramp – Rodgers & Hart
The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
We Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside –Mark Sheridan
We'll Meet Again – Vera Lynn
When The Saints – Louis Armstrong
White Cliffs of Dover – Vera Lynn

1950s-1960s

A Little Help From My Friends – The Beatles
All Blues – Miles Davis
All My Loving – The Beatles
Amazing Grace – Trad.
At Last – Etta James
Blowin' In The Wind – Bob Dylan
Bridge Over Troubled Waters – Simon & Garfunkel
Bring Me Sunshine – Morecambe & Wise
Can't Buy Me Love – The Beatles
Can't Help Falling In Love – Elvis Presley
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You – Frankie Valli Don't Be Cruel – Elvis Presley
Change is Gonna Come – Sam Cook
Chim Chim Cher–ee from Mary Poppins
Climb Every Mountain from The Sound of Music
Come Fly With Me – Frank Sinatra
Daydream Believer – The Monkees
Do Re Mi – from The Sound of Music
Dock of The Bay – Otis Redding
Eggs In The Morning – Dean Martin & Helen O'Connell
For Once In My Life – Stevie Wonder
Here, There & Everywhere – The Beatles
Hey Jude – The Beatles
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
I've Got A Woman – Ray Charles
It Was A Very Good Year – Frank Sinatra
It's Now or Never – Elvis Presley
King Of The Swingers from The Jungle Book
L.O.V.E – Nat King Cole
La Vie En Rose – Louis Armstrong
Let There Be Love – Nat King Cole
Love Me Tender – Elvis Presley
Moon River – Andy Williams
My Baby Just Cares For Me – Nina Simone
My Favourite Things from The Sound of Music
My Way – Frank Sinatra
New York, New York – Frank Sinatra
Return To Sender – Elvis Presley
Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
Say A Little Prayer – Aretha Franklin
Smile – Nat King Cole
Somethin' Stupid – Frank & Nancy Sinatra
Something – The Beatles
Space Oddity – David Bowie
Summer Wind – Frank Sinatra
Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious from Mary Poppins
Sweet Caroline – Neil Diamond
That's Amore – Dean Martin
The Bare Necessities from The Jungle Book
The Girl from Ipanema – Jobim
The Look of Love – Dusty Springfield
The Pink Panther Theme – Mancini
The Sound of Music – Rodgers & Hammerstein
Ticket to Ride – The Beatles
Two To Tango – Pearl Bailey
Unforgettable – Nat King Cole
Walk On By – Burt Bacharach
Waterloo Sunset – The Kinks Misty – Erroll Garner
What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
What The World Needs Now – Burt Bacharach
When I Fall In Love – Nat King Cole
While My Guitar Gently Weeps – The Beatles
Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow – Carole King
Yesterday – The Beatles

1970s-Present

7 Years – Lukas Graham
A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
A Whole New World From Aladdin
All About You – Mcfly
All Of Me – John Legend
Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life – Eric Idle
Another Day Of Sun From La La Land
Be Our Guest – Alan Menken
Beauty And The Beast – Alan Menken
Ben – Michael Jackson
Binary Sunset (From Star Wars) – John Williams
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
Can You Feel The Love Tonight? – Elton John
Candle In The Wind – Elton John
Chariots Of Fire – Vangelis
City Of Stars From La La Land
Clocks – Coldplay
Close To You – The Carpenters
Dancing Queen – Abba
Desperado – The Eagles
Don't Stop Me Now – Queen
Fields Of Gold – Sting/Eva Cassidy
Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen
Heaven – Bryan Adams
I Just Called To Say – Stevie Wonder
I'll Be There For You – Friends
I'll Be There For You (From Friends) – Willis, Wilde, Skloff, Solem
Imagine – John Lennon
Isn't She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
It Must Be Love – Madness
Just The Way You Are – Billy Joel
Killing Me Softly – Roberta Flack
Knowing Me, Knowing You – Abba
Lately – Stevie Wonder
Leia's Theme (From Star Wars) – John Williams
Let Her Go – Passenger
Let It Go (From Frozen) – Idina Menzel
Life On Mars? – David Bowie
Love Me Like You Do – Ellie Goulding
Mad World – Tears For Fears
Main Theme From La La Land
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Mama Mia – ABBA
Moondance – Van Morrison
One Day Like This – Elbow
Perfect – Ed Sheeran
Piano Man – Billy Joel
Pure Imagination From Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory
Purple Rain – Prince
Rather Be – Clean Bandit & Jess Glynne
Riders On The Storm – The Doors
Rocket Man – Elton John
She – Charles Aznavour
Someone Like You – Adele
Something Like This – Coldplay And The Chainsmokers
How Far I'll Go – Moana
Sorry Seems To Be The Hardest Word – Elton John
Summer Nights From Grease
The Cantina Band From Star Wars
The Imperial March From Star Wars
The Luckiest – Ben Folds
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
This Is Me – The Greatest Showman
Never Enough – The Greatest Showman
Uptown Girl – Billy Joel
Vincent – Don Mclean
We've Only Just Begun – The Carpenters
Yesterday Once More – The Carpenters
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder
You Do Something To Me – Paul Weller
You've Got A Friend From Toy Story
Your Song – Elton John

Book with confidence! After events, we ask our clients what they thought of our acts. We publish what they say here, so you can read genuine, unbiased feedback before booking.

10

“Dave was an absolute pleasure to have as part of our wedding day. He was an professional from start to finish. He was fantastic to work with prior to the wedding, and truly went the extra mile for us by learning a new and unusual piece for our 'Here Comes The Bride' aisle walk plus he was 100% receptive to the playlist we asked him to put together. We had so many comments on Dave's playing during and after the wedding day; he played beautifully and his repertoire fitted perfectly with our wedding, which was a bit more alternative and quirky. Dave's style was also fresh and unpretentious, which is so different to many of the more stuffy pianists we've seen at other weddings. We honestly cannot recommend Dave enough; we were so particular about our wedding day and wanted everything to be perfect, and Dave absolutely delivered. Thanks so much Dave!”

10

“Dave made a wonderful atmosphere for the event. He was able to bring a key board so we could have the piano played in the function room. He played a wonderful repertoire and everyone commented on how beautifully he played and how great it was to have a pianist at the event. It was a pleasure dealing with Dave to make the arrangements and I would highly recommend him for any event.”

10

“You did a fabulous job on the day, and made it so special. Thank you so much for your skill and talent, we look forward to seeing you play again.”

10

“Thank you so VERY much for your exceptional piano playing. It was such an appropriate, tasteful and classy way to start our birthday party. Everyone was commenting on how wonderful you were. So, thank you for helping to make my birthday such an amazing evening... almost worth being 50 for!”


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