Tanya Cracknell

String Quartet

(5 Reviews)5.0
Also Performs As: Electric Violinist, Wedding Musician
Country: United Kingdom
Based In: South East
Performs: Nationwide
From: £800
High energy electric violinist, great stage presence and attitude! Combining the beautiful sound of violin with commercial tracks. Associated acts: DJ Live duo, performance with aerial artist, string quartet.
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Options include:
A high energy 10min dancefloor showcase
A 45 minute reception set of romantic pop and RnB
A 45min reception set of classical and jazz
DJ Live duo: Electric violin and scratch DJ
Performance with live dancers
Performance with live aerial artists (hoop, pole, hand balance)
Glamorous string quartet playing pop music covers and classical favourites


45mins Romantic Pop / RnB:
John Legend - All Of Me
Adele - Make you feel my love
Christina Perry - A Thousand Years
Ellie Goulding - How Long Will I Love You
Alisha Keys - Unthinkable
Alexandra Burke - Hallelujah
Ed Sheeran - Thinking Out Loud
Leela James - Fall For You
Beyonce - After All Is Said And Done
Major - This Is Why I Love You
Beyonce - Halo
Miguel - Adorn
45mins Classical / Jazz:
Bach - Air on a G String Pachelbel - Canon
Schubert - Ave Maria Massenet - Meditation
Elgar - Salut D’Amour Kreisler - Schon Rosmarin
Jazz - Somewhere over the Rainbow Jazz - Moo ...


Tanya Cracknell is The Grime Violinist. She fuses classical violin with commercial music, both on stage and in the recording studio.
You may have seen her highly energetic performances on TV shows such as Game of Talents and The Big Narstie Show. She has also performed at Glastonbury, Wireless and Latitude Festivals, the Royal Albert Hall and Hammersmith Apollo to name a few, as well as events worldwide.
Tanya was the first violinist in the world to release a Grime EP. She has collaborated with artists such as Giggs, Mr Eazi, Lethal Bizzle, Greentea Peng and most recently rapper Arrdee w ...

Reviews     (5 Reviews)

Tanya Cracknell - String Quartet - South East Event Location: London Event Type: Wedding 14th February 2023
Just wanted to say a huge thanks to the quartet who did an amazing job at our wedding last week. They looked brilliant, they were very accommodating with our entrance song request, and they did a fantastic job. We had so many great comments from our guests saying how brilliant they were. They made our day truly special!
Reviewed by: Alex - groom
Tanya Cracknell - Wedding Musician - South East Event Location: Birmingham Event Type: Wedding 14th February 2023
Your megamix was perfect to engage our guests on the dancefloor! So talented, thank you.
Reviewed by: Kirsty - bride
Tanya Cracknell - Electric Violinist - South East Event Location: London Event Type: Book launch 13th January 2022
She captured the attention and imagination of everyone in attendance. Incredibly engaging and a leader in her lane. I can only speak high praise for her craft, and would book her again a thousand times over.
Reviewed by: Eniola Aluko -Author, Footballer

Previous Clients

Commercial: Coca-Cola, Ellesse, Vodaphone, Fila, Bumble, Boohoo and many more.
Private: Game of Thrones actress Nathalie Emmanuel,'s 30th birthday, rapper Chip's youth event, England footballer and presenter Eniola Aluko's book launch, and many weddings accross the globe from celebrity weddings to intimate proposals.

Suitable for

Anniversary Party Awards Ceremony Baby Shower Bachelor / Stag Party Bachelorette / Hen Party Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Birthday Party (Teen) Bridal Shower Casinos Charity / Fundraising Event Christmas Party Club Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Community Event Concerts / Tours Conference / Meeting Corporate Event Dinner Party Engagement Party Festival / Outdoor Event Graduation Party Grand Opening Party Halloween Party Hanukkah Celebration High School Reunion HM Forces/Army/Navy/Military Event 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 Quinceañera / Sweet 16 Party Restaurant / Bar / Pub Event School Event Session Work Social Club Theaters / Stage Trade Show / Exhibitions University / College Event Virtual Event Wedding Ceremony Wedding Cocktail/Drinks Reception Wedding Reception

Acting Experience

TV shows as a violinist and extra

Physical Characteristics

Height: 5,6
Eyes: Green
Hair: Blonde
Shoe Size: 5

Additional Information

Highly experienced performer able to tailor her act to your event
Insured for Public Liability
DBS checked

Virtual Services Offer

Live Online Violin performance

I have performed for many online events including brand launches and charity conferences.
Live music is a great way to bring variety to your event. I can play a favourite track to suit proceedings, or my explosive megamix: 8 high energy commercial pop / rap tracks packed into 10minutes!

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