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Ian Thompson - Saxophonist | South East, South East

(14 Reviews)5.0
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: South East, South East
Performs: Worldwide
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An accomplished musician and performer, Ian has been playing the saxophone for over 20 years. Having worked with some of the UK's top function bands and toured with many international artists... He is an extremely experienced entertainer.
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Ian is also a much sort after solo entertainer who has performed at many diverse venues and events including: Weddings, corporate functions, private parties, hotels, casinos, cruises, restaurants and festivals.
In addition to his distinctive, soulful sound and fluent playing... Ian is also an experienced vocalist and with a large repertoire of songs and instrumentals at his finger tips... he is able to cover many styles of music.

Set-List

Easy listening set:
Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers/ M. Jackson
All I Do - Stevie Wonder
All Of Me - John Legend
Always - Atlantic Star
Always & Forever - Heatwave
Amazed - Lonestar
As - Stevie Wonder/ George Michael
As Long As U Love Me - Backstreet Boys
A Thousand Years - theme from ‘Twilight’
Baby Can I Hold U Tonight - Boyzone
Because You Loved Me - Celine Dion
Can’t Help Falling in Love - Elvis
Can You Feel The Love Tonight - Elton John
Careless Whisper - George Michael
Close To You - The Carpenters
Count On Me - Bruno Mars
Crazy Love* - Michael Buble
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Reviews     (14 Reviews)

Ian Thompson - Saxophonist - South East, South East Event Location: Ilford Town hall, Ilford 28th May 2017
We organised an Indian music show and Ian played the sax for us. He was the star of the show and no one would ever say he was playing those songs for the first time. He is very dedicated, talented and an amazing person to work with. And when he is on stage it's like magic..!!
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Ian Thompson - Saxophonist - South East, South East Event Location: Frimley Hall Hotel, Surrey 21st May 2017
I just wanted to let you know how delighted I was that we chose you to play at our wedding. You are such amenable chap and your music is fabulous but I'm biased as I love saxophone music! For a totally unbiased recommendation I pass on the comment from Dean who was not really bothered either way about having any additional music and if I'm honest saw it as an extra cost, but he actually told me that having you there was the icing on the cake. You really did help to make a beautiful day even more so with the added bonus of making the atmosphere so relaxed. He was absolutely chuffed that you played for us. (We women know what's right lol).
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Ian Thompson - Saxophonist - South East, South East Event Location: Braxted Park, Essex 20th May 2017
A massive Thank you for playing at our wedding. You was the icing on the cake and made our day extra special with some great memories. Everything you done was absolutely fabulous and the music was magical. We would highly recommend you to anyone considering booking you, and we can't thank you enough. Alex and Leanne x
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Experience

Over the years Ian has been lucky enough to have performed in many countries (Europe, America, Dubai, Mauritius, West Indies)... & has appeared on TV programs such as Top of the pops, Clive James show, The National Lottery & Good Morning TV...
In addition, he has played on many sessions and studio recordings.

Previous Clients

ABC, The Foundations, Jonathan Butler, Kenny Thomas, Driza Bone, Edwin Starr, Carleen Anderson, British Airways, Debenhams, Marks & Spencer, Adidas, Lloyds TSB, Soho Jazz Festival, O2 Arena (Michael Buble promotion), Canada Life Ltd, Thomas Sabo Jewelers, Greggs (Moments), Image Modern art gallery. Patek Phillipp watches...

Suitable for

Wedding Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment.

Additional Information

Advanced CRB checked, Public liability up to £10 million, PAT tested equipment, Full passport & driving licence.

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