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The Canapes


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The Canapés are a guitar, violin and vocal harmony duo. When not entertaining the concourse at Heathrow airport or playing sing alongs with David Beckham, they will probably be found playing traditional Irish tunes on the streets of Hampstead.

Accomplished and seasoned entertainers they they will tailor their set to the crowd and happy to take requests.

You guys were amazing, a huge hit with all our guests! Megan and Chris, Wedding, London

The Canapés' repertoire covers everything from Ray Charles to Oasis, The Beatles to Beyoncé and Frank Sinatra to Britney Spears.

Between them, The Canapés have played at many UK festivals including Glastonbury, V festival, Wilderness, Latitude, Isle Of White, Reading and Leeds to name a few.

They have also appeared on E4, BBC, Radio 1, BBC 6 music and sang ‘Auld Lang Syne’ in the Hollyoaks Christmas special 2018 which is their favourite claim to fame!

Performance info

Line-up Guitar/vocals; violin/vocals
Performance duration 2 x 60 minutes or 3 x 40 minutes

Booking options

Extra musicians
Add £310 per musician
Add piano and/or bass for a fuller sound and more vocal harmonies
Extra performances
Add £100 per musician per half hour
Keep the music going for longer!

Livin' On A Prayer / Girls Just Wanna Have Fun / My Heart Will Go On

Don't Look Back In Anger / Fly Me To The Moon / Killing Me Softly

Englishman In New York

Let It Be



Great Balls Of Fire
I’m A Believer
My Generation
Surfin’ USA
Suspicious Minds
When I Saw Her Standing There


I Will Survive
River Deep Mountain High


99 Red Balloons
Crazy Little Thing Called Love
Don't Stop Me Now
Livin' On A Prayer
Summer Of '69
Take On Me


Disco 2000
Don't Look Back In Anger
Feel Like A Woman
Give It Away
My Heart Will Go On
Pretty Fly (For A White Guy)
Song 2


A Little Respect
All The Small Things
Basket Case
Blowing In The Wind
Country Roads
Dock Of The Bay
Englishman In New York
Express Yourself
Fat Lip
Fly Me To The Moon
Georgia On My Mind
Get Lucky
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Hey Ya
I Believe In A Thing Called Love
I Want It That Way
I'll Be There For You
Killing Me Softly
Last Nite
Last Resort
Let It Be
Little Lion Mandon't Look Back In Anger
Livin' On A Prayer
Mr Brightside
My Heart Will Go On
Rolling In The Deep
Sexual Healing
Shake It Off
Teenage Dirtbag
Teenage Kicks
The Wild Rover
Yellow Submarine

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.

“I can't begin to thank you enough for last evening. You were a huge hit, everyone loved your music, and I only wish we could have had more! Thanks for being so flexible, learning new songs, and dealing with a constantly changing programme!”

Sally, Birthday Party, London, January 2020

“A lovely addition to the concourse!”

Heathrow Airport, Music In The Airport, Heathrow, July 2019

“You guys were amazing, a huge hit with all our guests and really added to making our day feel super special!”

Megan and Chris, Wedding, London, March 2018

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