Available in Northampton, Peterborough, Corby, Kettering, Wellingborough or any other area of Northamptonshire.
Pianist for any party, wedding or event.
There is a vast array of venues and events to satisfy the most intrepid of pianists in Northamptonshire. It is quite a short journey for Eugene to travel up the motorway to this region and it is a journey that he makes quite often. The venues range from lovely country pubs to stately homes such as Althorp House owned by the Spencer family. Most of the time he is booked as a wedding pianist and the area does seem to be a popular destination for this. He does, however, play for other kinds of events and he has also been booked in the area as a sing-along pianist.
Without a doubt Eugene’s speciality is jazz piano and the great standards made famous famous by Frank Sinatra, The Rat Pack, Nat King Cole, Ella Fitzgerald and Dinah Washington. His style of playing has been influenced by listening to the great jazz pianists of the past such as Erroll Garner, Oscar Peterson, George Shearing and Bill Evans.
Although he specialises in jazz piano, he has to be versatile in order to be able to play for the many weddings he is hired to perform at in Northamptonshire. He is equally adept at many other styles and is quite at home with pop, rock, latin, classical and even sing-along.
There has been a recent trend to book Eugene as a sing-along pianist for Cockney themed events and even weddings. Surprisingly there are quite a lot of Londoners who live in Northamptonshire and this sort of thing has become quite popular in the area. He dresses in typical Cockney attire which includes bowler hat, red neckerchief, grandad shirt, waistcoat, pocket watch etc. He also provides all the song sheets so that all you have to provide the enthusiastic singers. Please see the page HERE for more information.
Eugene has performed throughout Northamptonshire with various instrumental line-ups ranging from just solo piano to a five piece jazz band. This means that an instrumental line can be offered that will match both your budget and available space at the venue. He uses incredibly talented musicians so that the quality of the music is absolutely first rate.
Whether you book Eugene as a solo jazz pianist or the full jazz band – you will find that the music has a feel good quality. This quality makes the music sit comfortably in any situation. The music will add sparkle to your event without drowning conversation.
Here are some of the many venues that have used Eugene’s services:
Whittlebury Park Golf and Country Club, Nr. Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8WP
Althorp House, Althorp NN7 4HQ
Rushton Hall, Rushton, Northants NN14 1RR
Dodford Manor, Dodford NN7 4SR
Rose & Crown, 4 Northampton Road, Yardley Hastings, Northampton NN7 1EX
Angel Inn, 59 Main St, Yarwell, Peterborough, Northamptonshire PE8 6PR
Here are some of the many towns that are covered:
Brackley, Burton Latimer, Corby, Daventry, Higham Ferrers, Irthlingborough, Kettering, Northampton, Oundle, Rushden, Thrapston, Towcester, Wellingborough