Composed of highly trained young professionals, Central Avenue are the new wave of function party bands available to contact and book on Entertainers Worldwide; guaranteeing a night of the highest quality entertainment for all ages and music tastes. Available as a 5 to 12 piece line up, Central Avenue cover all styles of music from Disco through to Funk, Soul, Rock, Motown and Contemporary Pop – one of the leading live bands listed on Entertainers Worldwide providing musical entertainment for every occasion.
Central Avenue are available for every type of event whether it be weddings, corporate events, parties, Jewish weddings or charity balls. We take pride in our work and aim to provide our clients with the finest experience possible. We work closely with all of our clients to ensure all possible requirements are met to the highest standard, ensuring your event runs smoothly – and your guests are happy.
Looking for more than just a party band? We can help with that too. Central Avenue also offer additional add-ons such as Jazz trios, Solo instrumentalists, acoustic duos, solo singers and DJs to provide entertainment throughout your event. Check out their full profile here https://www.entertainersworldwide.com/centralavenue and follow them on Facebook here
Our musicians are industry working professionals with a vast array of credits to their names. Like many of the musicians for hire and listed on Entertainers Worldwide our talented members come from all types of musical backgrounds. Central Avenue capture the essence of every musical genre, providing an immersive and varied repertoire suitable for every occasion and age.
Harry has acted as Musical Director and keyboardist for a variety of UK cover and original bands and projects including: The Academy of Contemporary Music House Band, MARDHYS, The Garforth Jazz Rock Band, Capacity, Check! Check! Function Band, Those Gospel Dogs, The Potenzas, Dead End Riveria, The Who Tribute – My Generation, The Empress Rock Band,Return to the Forbidden Planet and the ACM Jazz Workshop.
Harry played with the Garforth Jazz Rock Big Band for 4 years playing festivals with The Skatalites, Ruby Turner, The Wonder Stuff and The Brand New Heavies. He has also taken part in solo piano projects, Jazz Trios and various musical productions such as Return to the Forbidden Planet. He has recently played in the Academy of Contemporary Music House Band.
Harry has recently been working professionally with Brian Henry with the British Neo-Soul and R&B band Soul II Soul. He has been working as keyboard technical assistant for Brian at the UK Lets Rock 80s Festivals with artists such as the Human League and Matt Bianco. He has also worked with Soul Purpose with Katie Hector (Incognito, Omar and Jocelyn Brown). He is working regularly as Brian’s technical support in popular clubs and music venues around London and across the UK. He is supporting Brian Henry as keyboard technical assistant on the 2018 Lets Rock Retro Festivals on 12 dates around the UK.
Lucy previously trained at the London School of Musical Theatre (LSMT) under Adrian Jeckells (Principal of LSMT) and Charles Miller (Composer and Musical Director of ‘Hope’the musical, ‘When Midnight Strikes’ and many more) where she graduated with a High Merit Diploma in 2015.
Whilst studying at LSMT Lucy was selected as a finalist for the ‘Charles Miller’ Song Award and performed in a variety of productions including ‘Redhead’ at the Bridewell Theatre London. Lucy also plays acoustic guitar and has a passion for song writing. Her original song ‘Wishing on a Star’ went to number 42 in the ITunes chart in 2012.