Ben Waters - Pianist / Keyboardist - Dorchester, South West

Ben Waters - Pianist / Keyboardist | Dorchester, South West

(1 Review)5.0
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Dorchester, South West
From: £2000
Rock n roll pianist with 31 years experience, has worked with The Rolling Stones, Sir Ray Davies, Chuck Berry++ Know for great connection with the audience, funny renditions and well known sing alongs. Jools Holland chose Ben as one of his favourite pianists in history
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Ben Waters is renowned for playing barnstorming sets, rockin’ the house every time, playing the music of his heroes Fats Domino, Huey Piano Smith, Albert Ammons, Ian Stewart (founder member of the Rolling Stones) Jerry Lee Lewis, Diz Watson – and he also plays his own compositions.
Ben has played with many acts over the years including Ronnie Wood, The Rolling Stones, The ABC&D of Boogie Woogie, Sir Ray Davies, Dave Gilmore, Dave Stewart, Jools Holland, Chuck Berry, Mick Hucknall, Rod Stewart, Johnny Depp, Amy MacDonald, PJ Harvey, Shakin’ Stevens, Chris Jagger + + +
A big mentio ...

Set-List

with over 30 years experience Ben has over 500 tunes to choose from, specialising in rock n roll a la Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry (who he has toured with) Stones, Beatles, He knows how to work the audience and gets them joining in every time

Reviews     (1 Review)

Ben Waters - Pianist / Keyboardist - Dorchester, South West Event Location: London Event Type: Jools Holland Wedding 20th August 2005
"He played my wedding, thats how good he is" Jools Holland
Reviewed by: Jools Holland

Experience

Highlights over the last 30 years include, 2018 Sydney Opera House with his own Band ,2014 Royal Albert Hall with Ronnie Wood, Paul Weller, Bobby Womack and Mick Hucknall,in 2018 Ben's band was joined by old friends Johnny Depp, Jeff Beck, Rod Stewart and Ronnie Wood for a special concert at Ronnie Scotts, 2005 Jools Holland chose Ben as the only possible piano he could have play at his wedding :-), Doing 4 albums with Sir Ray Davies, 1 Album with the Rolling Stones, +++

Previous Clients

Jools Holland (his wedding)
Hugh Laurie (his 50th Birthday Party)
Sir Ray Davies (When curating the Meltdown Festival, he chose Ben's band to appear with Madness and the preservation hall Jazz Band and said that these were 3 of his favourite bands)
Credit Suisse (Honk Kong on top of a skyscraper)
Mick Jagger (lots of parties)

Suitable for

Concerts / Tours Theaters / Stage

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