Elma Sax - Saxophonist - Bristol, South West

Elma Sax - Saxophonist | Bristol, South West

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Performs As: Function / Party Band, Jazz Band, Reggae / Ska Band, Saxophonist, Multi-Instrumentalist, Wedding Band, Party DJ, Hip-Hop Band
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: Bristol, South West
Performs: Worldwide
From: £200
Elma Houghton is an international musician based in Bristol. Playing all styles of music on her 1980s Yanagisawa Alto Sax. Elma works mainly in the southwest and around Bristol, Devon and London. She can play independently or with a DJ.
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Elma is a international Solo saxophonist who can play Ibiza style, House, Disco, Funk, 90’s, Classics, Jazz, Blues and and music from around the world.
Elma is fun and friendly and has her own small PA speaker. Based In Bristol she is willing to travel around the UK for gigs but travel fees will apply. Elma has been playing music for over 20 years and has a natural affinity with the saxophone.
Please contact her via the messages section and give a good description of what you are thinking for your party/event/wedding.
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Reviews     (4 Reviews)

Elma Sax - Saxophonist - Bristol, South West Event Location: Weddings In the Woods, England Event Type: Wedding 29th September 2018
Elma sax played at our wedding on Saturday 29th September. She was very organised in the run up to the wedding and was quick to communicate with us about song requests, speakers, and anything else we discussed. On the day Elma was professional and friendly to the guests. She played an amazing set of jazz and pop covers with her own backing music. It was an excellent feature to our wedding and we had compliments from many guests! Thank you Elma- we would highly recommend Elma Sax for weddings, parties or any other events !
Reviewed by: Josephine Barnard
Elma Sax - Saxophonist - Bristol, South West Event Location: Gypsy Disco Event Type: Festival stage 19th July 2018
Elma's performance style is superb and creative. She has incredible passion with her musical projects and is wonderfully professional when we have worked together
Reviewed by: Jared Philippo
Elma Sax - Saxophonist - Bristol, South West Event Location: birmingham o2 academy Event Type: Professional performances 7th March 2018
Elma has been a fantastic professional to work with. She has been all over the UK with us, playing with us when we went on tour supporting the Wailers and in massive venues including O2 Academy Birmingham. She showed commitment and flexibility coming to all the rehearsals at short notice and became fluent with her parts very quickly. Elma is a very positive and optimistic individual who is adaptable and a joy to work with.
Reviewed by: Hotsteppas Band

Experience

I have performed weekly/twice a week for 2 years in cocktail bars playing over house, Ibiza house classics and disco.
I have played at a funeral. I performed ‘Strangers on the shore’ by Acker Bilk.
I have performed at a care home out in the lawn with a speaker. I played a mix of jazz classics and some well known numbers. It was a success!
I have performed in theatres and stage shows.
I have performed for corporate christmas parties.
I have performed at weddings, Indian weddings and high end private functions. I was on a contract in India for 5 months as a musician.
I have performe ...

Previous Clients

Artist Buzz Entertainment- India contract of 5 months including various clients.
I am hired through various agencies and managers for events so do not know my exact clients.
I performed solo with djs at The florist cocktail bar, the botanist cocktail bar and Dirty Martini Cardiff. Weekly for a duration of two years.
I performed with Pussycat club solo and with djs in Brighton back in 2011-2013.

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Baby Shower Bachelor / Stag Party Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Child) Birthday Party (Teen) Bridal Shower Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christening Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Funeral/Memorial Service Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Holiday / Theme Parks Hotel Event Jewish Wedding New Year's Eve Party Nightclub Event Nursing / Care Home Event Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Prom Night Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event School Event Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions Virtual Event Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Acting Experience

6 months experience in a full length feature film Escac Barcelona.
Various featured roles in the Spanish Princess, and other shows.
Over 2 years regular experience as an extra in film and tv

Modelling Experience

Taken part in many photo shoots over 10 years.
I have life modelling experience.

Physical Characteristics

Height: 170
Weight: 10 stone 3lbs
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Long dark blonde, natural
Shoe Size: 5.5

Additional Information

Insured for public liability with Musicians union.
Pat tested and new equipment.
Fully crb/dbs checked. Full check done this feb 2021.

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