Lounge and cocktail pianist Ashley, began life as a child actor.

In addition to an impressive career as a television, film and West End theatre actor, he has over the past 30 years also established himself as a respected piano singer, lounge and cocktail pianist, singer-songwriter and cabaret artist.

  • Accomplished Lounge Pianist
  • Drinks Receptions & Cocktail Parties
  • Resident Pianist @ Top London Hotels
  • Established West End Singer
  • Repertoire Of Classics To Standards
  • Experienced & Professional
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Lounge and cocktail pianist Ashley, began life as a child actor.

In addition to an impressive career as a television, film and West End theatre actor, he has over the past 30 years also established himself as a respected piano vocalist , lounge and cocktail pianist, singer-songwriter and cabaret artist.

He has played and performed in London’s best hotels and nightspots such as Simpsons In The Strand, The Savoy , The Dorchester,  The Park Lane Hilton , Joe Allen’s , The Pheasantry, with broadcasts  on Jazz FM and BBC Radio and has entertained worldwide on 21 Luxury Cruise Liners for Cunard , Silversea , Royal Caribbean,  Seabourn , Crystal and Fred Olsen.

He has been a guest act at private functions for Sir Jasper Conran and Sir David Frost.

Ashley has also been the garden party pianist at Sir Elton John’s Windsor home for the Celebrity packed fundraiser the “White Tie and Tiara Ball”.

Ashley has a classy and individual performance style at the piano with a vast repertoire of songs and/or background instrumentals favouring the Jazz and Swing era ( Sinatra , Nat King Cole , Tony Bennett)  “ The smooth 60s ( Jobim , Le Grand ) Popular Songs of ( Elton John, Billy Joel, Michael Bublé , Harry Connick Jnr, Jamie Cullum ) Musical Theatre ( Sondheim , Lloyd Webber , Kander & Ebb) and can even throw in some unusual material such as the comedy songs  of Noel Coward, or even a bit of Kate Bush!

Although naturally happy on a grand piano, he can also provide his own smart piano keyboard and equipment if required for your function.

1 x 45 minutes

1 x 60 minutes

2 x 45 minutes (short break between live sets)

2 x 60 minutes (short break between live sets)

Require other timings? Please enquire.

Optional Smart Piano/Keyboard Plus Sound Production (For venues without a grand piano)

Public Liability Insurance

PAT Test Certification

Ashley Has Played At The Following London Hotels/Venues & For The Following Clients:

Simpsons In The Strand

The Savoy

The Dorchester

The Park Lane Hilton

Joe Allen’s

The Pheasantry (With broadcasts on Jazz FM and BBC Radio)

 

Cruise Lines:

21 Luxury Cruise Liners for Cunard

Silversea

Royal Caribbean

Seabourn

Crystal

Fred Olsen

 

Clients Include:

Sir Jasper Conran

Elton John

Sir David Frost

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