Wedding Violinist for Hire in London and the Home Counties
I’m Simon Jordan, a highly experienced wedding violinist you can hire for events across the UK.
I can provide beautiful background music for your wedding ceremony, drinks reception or wedding breakfast, in London and across England and Wales.
I have an enormous repertoire of songs, jazz tracks and classical hits, and can play any tune – unlike other violinists, I will play anything you ask me to! You can choose the music you play, and I will not make you pick from a list.
I will happily learn any special requests, so the music is entirely yours for your wedding day.
A violinist for hire unlike any other
Simon Jordan was one of the youngest-ever winners of the Royal Academy of Music violin prize. Simon has performed Vivaldi’s Four Seasons on tour around Europe and played for royalty, the prime minister at Chequers and for visiting ambassadors, as well as for hundreds of events across the UK.
Violinist Simon Jordan can play any tune. One client asked him to play a selection of music by Nirvana for his wedding. Another couple, avid gamers, gave him an eclectic mix of Final Fantasy soundtracks to play.
Reasons to Hire Violinist Simon Jordan
A Violinist at Your Wedding
At Your Ceremony
As guests arrive, the wedding violinist’s music subtly establishes the magical tone of the day. The bride’s entrance, beautifully underscored with some music she has picked out herself. The wedding violinist can entertain the guests or provide a gentle musical background, if you prefer As the wedding party and guests depart, this can be anything from classical to crowd-pleaser.
At Your Drinks Reception
While you are away being photographed, the violinist can entertain your guests with a mixture of music of your choosing - and take requests from them on the spur of the moment.
At Your Meal
As the wedding party and their guests sit down to eat, the wedding violinist entertains you with some soft background music, not stifling conversation but still significant enough to entertain. Feel free to tell the violinist what to play – on the spur of the moment if necessary!
Ten Reasons to Hire a Solo Violinist for Your Wedding
- Unforgettable Atmosphere: A solo violinist can create an unforgettable atmosphere with the serene and soulful sound of the violin, adding a unique charm to your wedding.
- Customisable Performance: A professional violinist can tailor the performance to your tastes, ensuring a personalised soundtrack for your special day.
- Sophistication and Grace: The violin’s elegant sound brings a sense of sophistication and grace, making your wedding feel even more refined.
- Versatile Acoustics: A violinist can adapt to the acoustics of any wedding venue, whether it’s a grand cathedral or a serene beach.
- Expert Handling: An experienced violinist can smoothly handle any unexpected situations, keeping the performance seamless and the mood unbroken.
- Interactive Performance: Unlike recorded music, a live violinist can interact with the audience, making the wedding more engaging for the guests.
- Distinctive Experience: Live violin music offers a unique and distinctive experience, making the wedding more memorable for you and your guests.
- Wide Musical Range: A talented violinist can perform an array of musical styles, from classical to contemporary, catering to the diverse musical preferences of your guests.
- Deep Emotional Resonance: The violin’s sound can heighten the emotional significance of important moments in the ceremony, creating an impact that pre-recorded music simply can’t achieve.
- Budget-Friendly: Hiring a solo violinist is often more affordable than hiring a full band, yet still delivers the emotional depth and engagement of live music.