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Mel on Sax

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Act Profile

Mel on Sax

Mel is an accomplished and experienced saxophonist who will bring a touch of class and talent to any occasion.

She graduated from Napier University in Edinburgh with a postgraduate in Jazz and has been on the road since touring with many bands as well as working as a session musician and as a solo saxophone for weddings, corporate events, private parties and children's entertainment.

Friendly and professional in her manner.
She's accommodating and listens to what the client wants.
Mel has versatile repertoire and is able to adapt to any situation. She's also a professional music teacher and is experienced with performing and entertaining at children's events.

Public liability, insured and CRB checked Mel is a multi-instrumentalist and as well as playing saxophone is a skilled violin, piano and bass guitar player

She is also a singer-songwriter and has released a single of her original composition. Mel has worked with many bands and as a session player.

Act Information

Line-up

Myself on alto sax.
Either with or without backing tracks.

Extra Line-up(s)

All female Piano and Sax duo
Or
Jazz trio. Saxophone,piano and guitar.

Also included

100w amp for microphone and backing tracks.

Location

South East based and will travel to these areas: South East, South West, Midlands, Wales.

Previous Clients

BT London Live Paralympic games
Everlution software company
Pride – Leicester Square
Ronnie Scott’s Upstairs - Pink Ladies
Hilton Sharm El Sheikh
MDM sharm El Sheikh
Deloitte and Touche
Peace Not War
Macdonald Roxburghe Hotel Edinburgh
Waterstones Bookshop -
Edinburgh Bannermans – Edinburgh
Debenhams
Harrow Football Club Wolverhampton RUFC
Army Barracks - Hounslow

Playing with a DJ
The Key – Kings Cross DJ and Judge Jules
Brixtonian

Testimonials

Melissa Phillips, Everlution Software, London “Really enjoyed your skills yesterday as did all.”

Jane and Phillip Hartman, Wedding day, Kent. “Mel was a perfect addition to our perfect day. She played her wonderful music whilst we sat down to eat, and created a lovely atmosphere. As well as playing so beautifully Mel was friendly, accommodating and professional. I would recommend her to everyone. “

The Hilton, Sharm el Sheikh, Hotel bar manager. “Mel entertained the guests here, everyday. She brought the sunshine indoors.”

Ildiko from the Cosmicorus choir, Glastonbury Festival. “Her Saxophone playing is wicked. She has an amazing way of playing that is feminine and sexy. She has created her own style of playing that has been influenced by a long tradition of saxophonists.”

Highlights

Sexy.
Musical.
Professional.

Repertoire

Repertoire

Jazz
All The Things You Are
Bluesette
Boplicity
Caravan
Dewey Square
Lover
My Romance
Satin Doll
Tangerine
Waltz For Debby
Solitude
A Night In Tunisia
Stella By Starlight
My Favourite Things
Groovin High
It Could Happen To You
Take Five
Pink Panther
Can – Can
Pick Up The Pieces
Summertime
Bossa/Samba
How Insensitive
One Note Samba
Girl From Impanema
Summer Samba
Quiet Night Of Quiet Stars
(Corocvado)
LivinÂ’ La Vida Loca
Mi Chico Latino
Soul
Feeling Good
I Got You (I Feel Good)
I Heard It Through The Grapevine
I Say A Little Prayer
In The Midnight Hour
Private Number
Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay
Stand By Me
Take Me To The River
Contemporary
A Hard DayÂ’s Night
A Whiter Shade Of Pale
Dancing Queen
Eternal Flame
Every Breath You Take
He Aint Heavy HeÂ’s My Brother
Mull Of Kintyre
No Matter What
Show Me Heaven
Unchained Melody.
CanÂ’t Fight The Moonlight
CanÂ’t Get You Out Of My Head
Eternity
FallinÂ’
Handbags And Gladrags
I Want Love
ItÂ’s Raining Men
What If.
Baby One More Time
Bring It All Back
Tragedy
What Can I Do
When YouÂ’re Gone
I Believe I Can Fly
Never Ever
Torn
Without You
Words
Tears In Heaven
American Pie
Breathless
Desert Rose
Natural Blues
Oops! I Did It Again.
Pure Shores
Reach
Rise
SheÂ’s The One
Saxophone And Piano Duo
Jazz
Summertime
Georgia
Take Five
Pink Panther
Footprints
Fly Me To The Moon
Polkadots And Moonbeams
Misty
Purple Gazelle
Some Day My Prince Will Come
Autumn Leaves
Scrapple From The Apple
Honeysuckle Rose
Caravan
All The Things You Are
Have You Met Miss Jones
Satin Doll
It Could Happen To You
A Night In Tunisia
Stella By Starlight
My Favourite Things
BillieÂ’s Bounce
Stella By Starlight
Chi-Chi
Song For My Father
Latin/Bossa/Samba
Girl From Impanema
One Note Samba
Summer Samba
How Insensitive
Quiet Night Of Quiet Stars
Night And Day
Morning
R&B/Funk Groove
The Chicken
Chiswick
Mercy Mercy Mercy
Mas Que Nada Sergio Mendes
My Girl
Pick Up The Pieces
Feeling Good
I Get The Sweetest Feeling
I Got You (I Feel Good)
I Heard It Through The Grapevine
I Say A Little Prayer
In The Midnight Hour
Private Number
Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay
Stand By Me
Take Me To The River
Cantaloupe Island
WayneÂ’s Thang
So What
Watermelon Man
Contemporary/Pop
God Only Knows
ArthurÂ’s Theme
Missing You P Diddy
CanÂ’t Fight The Moonlight
CanÂ’t Get You Out Of My Head
Eternity
FallinÂ’
Handbags And Gladrags
I Want Love
ItÂ’s Raining Men
What If
A Whiter Shade Of Pale
Dancing Queen
SheÂ’s The One
DonÂ’t Know Why Norah Jones

Extra Costs

The price brackets above should be used as a guide only as all quotes are bespoke.


Performance times for most acts except Tributes and some other Unique performers are usually 2 x 60 minute sets or 3 x 40 min sets.

(If you require the act to perform longer than these times you may incur extra costs.)

Travel costs vary depending on the act and will be included to the quote given to you by our agents.

Our acts would usually expect to arrive around 6pm and to be finished around midnight.

(If you need the act to arrive earlier or finish later there may be extra costs but these can be negotiated.)