Joe the Pianist

Joe the Pianist

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Location Worcestershire
Starting from £233
9 Reviews

Catering to every style and genre, Joe can perform jazz, pop, classical, ballads, blues, rock, cocktail piano and improvisation.

  • Highlights
  • Available solo or with female vocal or violin accompaniment
  • Sets can be tailored to your personal taste
  • Can provide a portable instrument and sound system where no piano is available at the venue

Brilliant. Very flexible, prompt and all as promised. Will definitely use again.

Kyle Lomas, Herefordshire

Took into account the songs we said we liked. Would definitely recommend.

Cheryl Bailey, Northamptonshire


Joe will provide the ‘Complete Piano Experience’ for weddings, functions, parties, restaurants and corporate events. He was classically trained at the Birmingham Conservatoire where he obtained Grade 8 Distinction in 1992. Since then he has been a Professional Music-Coordinator, Choir Director and performer.

Besides the popular standards, Joe welcomes requests and provides a personal, friendly and professional service, and an individually tailored performance.

Offering sensitive performances to suit all requirements Joe is able to perform at wedding ceremonies and wedding breakfasts and in either civil or church services.

*Joe is also able to offer a duo option with either a fantastic female jazz vocalist or classically trained violinist*


Piano Sample Set List

  • A Million Dreams
  • Accidentally in Love
  • Ain’t Misbehavin’
  • Angels
  • Beautiful
  • Can You Feel the Love Tonight?
  • Careless Whisper
  • Chattanooga Choo-Choo
  • Circle of Life
  • Clocks
  • Colours of the Wind
  • Come Fly with Me
  • Daniel
  • Don’t Know Why
  • Don’t Stop Me Now
  • Don’t You Worry ‘Bout a Thing
  • Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me
  • Easy
  • Fireflies
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • Goodbye Yellow Brick Road
  • Hallelujah
  • I Guess That’s Why They Call it the Blues
  • It Is You I Have Loved
  • Kiss from a Rose
  • Life on Mars
  • Love Story
  • Mack the Knife
  • Me and My Shadow
  • New York State of Mind
  • Piano Man
  • Puttin’ on the Ritz
  • Reflection
  • Rocket Man
  • Rule the World
  • Sacrifice
  • She’s Always a Woman
  • She’s Got a Way
  • Somewhere over the Rainbow
  • Summertime
  • Sunny
  • Superstition
  • Thank You for the Music
  • Tiny Dancer
  • To Make You Feel My Love
  • Vampire
  • Vienna
  • What a Wonderful World
  • Wildest Dreams
  • Your Song

Other Piano Repertoire

  • A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes
  • A Foggy Day
  • A Moment like This
  • A Nightingale Sang in Berkley Square
  • A Sunday Kind of Love
  • A Thousand Miles
  • A Thousand Years
  • A Whiter Shade of Pale
  • Ain’t No Sunshine
  • All About You
  • All by Myself
  • All of Me
  • All You Need is Love
  • Always Be My Baby
  • And So it Goes
  • Angel Eyes
  • Anything Goes
  • As Time Goes By
  • At Last
  • Be Our Guest
  • Beauty and the Beast (Tale as old as Time)
  • Bella’s Lullaby
  • Best Day of My Life
  • Better Together
  • Beyond the Sea
  • Billy Jean
  • Black Coffee
  • Blueberry Hill
  • Braveheart
  • Bridge over Troubled Water
  • Bring Me Sunshine
  • But Not for Me
  • Can’t Help Falling in Love
  • Can’t Help Lovin’ that Man
  • Can’t Take My Eyes off You
  • Candle in the Wind
  • Cantina Band (Star Wars)
  • Celebration
  • Chasing Cars
  • Cheek to Cheek
  • Close to You
  • Come What May
  • Concerning Hobbits (LOtR)
  • Crazy Little Thing Called Love
  • Dance with My Father
  • Danny Boy
  • Diamonds are Forever
  • Dream a Little Dream
  • Earth Song
  • East of the Sun
  • Embraceable You
  • Endless Love
  • Eternal Flame
  • Every Time We Say Goodbye
  • Everything I Do
  • Fields of Gold
  • Firework
  • Fix You
  • For Once in My Life
  • For Your Eyes Only
  • Forest Gump – Feather Theme
  • Frasier
  • From Russia with Love
  • From This Moment On
  • Game of Thrones
  • Georgia on My Mind
  • Get Here
  • Give Me Love
  • God Bless the Child
  • Happy Together
  • Have I Told You Lately?
  • Heaven
  • Hero
  • Hey Jude
  • Honesty
  • How Long Will I Love You?
  • I Don’t Wanna Miss a Thing
  • I Get to Love You
  • I Giorni
  • I Have a Dream
  • I Know Him so Well
  • I Will Wait
  • I Won’t Dance
  • I’ll Be There for You
  • I’ll Remember April
  • I’m Beginning to See the Light
  • I’m Yours
  • Imagine
  • In The Mood
  • Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby?
  • Isn’t She Lovely?
  • It Ain’t Necessarily So
  • It Don’t Mean a Thing
  • It Had to Be You
  • It’s Only a Paper Moon
  • Jurassic Park
  • Just the Way You Are
  • Killing Me Softly
  • Kissing You (Romeo & Juliet)
  • Lady
  • Let’s Do It
  • Let’s Face the Music and Dance
  • Live and Let Die
  • L-O-V-E
  • Love Is Here to Stay
  • Lover Man Oh Where Can You Be?
  • Lullaby of Birdland
  • Marry You
  • Memory
  • Misty
  • Moon River
  • Moonlight in Vermont
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • My Baby Just Cares for Me
  • My Heart Will Go On
  • My Life
  • My Way
  • Nice Work if You Can Get It
  • Nobody Does it Better
  • Nothing Compares to You
  • Nuvole Bianche
  • Ob-La-Di
  • One
  • One and Only
  • One Day I’ll Fly Away
  • One Day Like This
  • Perfect
  • Poker Face
  • River Flows in You
  • She’s So Lovely
  • She’s the One
  • Singing in the Rain
  • Sir Duke
  • Skyfall
  • Slipping Through My Fingers
  • Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  • So This Is Love
  • Somebody I Used to Know
  • Somebody to Love
  • Someone Like You
  • Someone to Watch over Me
  • Something About the Way You Look Tonight
  • Something Inside so Strong
  • Somewhere Only We Know
  • Song for Guy
  • Songbird
  • Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word
  • Stars Fell on Alabama
  • Stay with Me
  • Stuck on You
  • Suddenly
  • The First Time I Ever Saw Your Face
  • The Force Theme – Star Wars
  • The Lady Is a Tramp
  • The Look of Love
  • The Music of the Night
  • The Power of Love
  • The Theory of Everything
  • The Way You Look Tonight
  • The Wind Beneath My Wings
  • The Winner Takes it All
  • Thinking out Loud
  • This is Me
  • Three Times a Lady
  • Too Darn Hot
  • Trouble
  • Truly
  • Unchained Melody
  • Unforgettable
  • Uptown Girl
  • When You Believe (Prince of Egypt)
  • When You Say Nothing at All
  • Wherever You Will Go
  • Who Wants to Fall in Love
  • Without You
  • Wonderful Tonight
  • Writing’s on the Wall
  • Yellow
  • You Are Not Alone
  • You Are the Sunshine
  • You’re Beautiful
  • You’re Still the One
  • You’ve Got a Friend in Me
  • and many more...

Classical Piano

  • Air On The G String - J S Bach
  • Air (Water Music) – Handel
  • Blue Danube Waltz – Strauss
  • Canon – Pachelbel
  • Chanson de Matin – Elgar
  • Clair de Lune – Debussy
  • Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy – Tchaikovsky
  • Gymnopédie no. 1 – Satie
  • Jupiter - The Planets – Holst
  • Largo – (New World Symphony – Dvorák)
  • Meditation - (Thaïs - Massenet)
  • Moonlight Sonata – Beethoven
  • Nimrod - Enigma Variations – Elgar
  • Nocturne in Eb - Chopin
  • Orpheus (flute melody – Gluck)
  • Pathetique Sonata - 2ndmvt – Beethoven
  • Pavane – Fauré
  • Prelude for Piano - no.2 – Gershwin
  • Preludes in A E Cm – Chopin
  • Raindrop Prelude – Chopin
  • Rhapsody in Blue - Gershwin
  • Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy Overture) – Tchaikovsky
  • Sheep May Safely Graze - JS Bach
  • Sleepers Wake - JS Bach
  • Valse Brillante – Chopin
  • Variations on a theme of Paganini - Rachmaninov

Duo with Jazz Vocals

  • Ain’t Misbehavin’
  • All of Me
  • As Time Goes By
  • At Last
  • Bye Bye Blackbird
  • Black Coffee
  • Blue Skies
  • Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man
  • Cheek to Cheek
  • Colours of the Wind
  • Cry Me a River
  • Dream a Little Dream
  • Everytime We Say Goodbye
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • Georgia on My Mind
  • Get Happy
  • I Get a Kick Out of You
  • I Got You Under My Skin
  • I Won’t Dance
  • Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby
  • Lover Man
  • Moon River
  • Moonlight in Vermont
  • Over the Rainbow
  • Side by Side
  • Skylark
  • Stormy Weather
  • Summertime
  • Sway
  • Tea for Two
  • The Very Thought of You
  • The White Cliffs of Dover
  • We’ll Meet Again
  • Yes Sir That’s My Baby
  • You Belong to Me

Violin & Piano (Pop Repertoire)

  • A Thousand Years – Christina Perri
  • All About Tonight – Pixie Lott
  • Beautiful Day - U2
  • Bitter Sweet Symphony – The Verve
  • Broken Strings - James Morrison
  • Brown-Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
  • Can You Feel the Love Tonight – Elton John
  • Can’t Help Falling in Love - Elvis
  • Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol
  • Chasing Pavements - Adele
  • Clocks - Coldplay
  • Cry Me Out - Pixie Lott
  • Don’t Stop Believin'- Journey
  • Fireflies - Owl City
  • Fix You – Coldplay
  • Forget You – Cee-Lo Green
  • Grenade - Bruno Mars
  • Hallelujah - Alexandra Burke
  • Halo – Beyonce
  • Hey Jude – Beatles
  • I Don’t Want to Miss a thing – Aerosmith
  • If I Were A Boy - Beyonce
  • Just Dance - Lady Gaga
  • Last Friday Night – Katy Perry
  • Leave Right Now - Will Young
  • Love Song – Sarah Bareilles
  • Make You Feel My Love – Adele
  • Marry You – Bruno Mars
  • Rather Be – Clean Bandit
  • Rollin’ in the Deep - Adele
  • Rule The World- Take That
  • Run - Snow Patrol
  • Shine - Take That
  • Someone Like You - Adele
  • Somewhere Only We Know - Keane
  • Take A Bow - Rihanna
  • The A Team – Ed Sheeran
  • The Climb - Joe McElderry
  • Viva La Vida - Coldplay
  • Warwick Avenue - Duffy
  • Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
  • You Raise Me Up - Westlife
  • You’re My Best Friend – Queen
  • And more by request…

Violin & Piano (Classical Repertoire)

  • Bach – Air on the G string
  • Bach - Bourrée
  • Bach - Gavotte in D major
  • Bach - Gavotte in G minor
  • Beethoven - Minuet in G
  • Boccherini - Minuet
  • Brahms - Waltz in G
  • Brahms - Hungarian Dance no.5
  • Dvorák - Humoresque
  • Dvorák - Méditation from Thaïs
  • Elgar - Chanson de Matin
  • Elgar - Salut d'Amour
  • Gluck - Dance of the Blessed Spirits
  • Händel - Bourrée
  • Monti - Czárdás
  • Pachelbel – Canon in D
  • Schumann - The Two Grenadiers
  • Tchaikovsky – Dance Des Merlitons
  • Von Weber - Hunter's Chorus from "Der Freischütz"
  • And more by request…


  • All I Want for Christmas is You
  • Baby, It’s Cold Outside
  • Blue Christmas
  • Do They Know It’s Christmas? (Feed the World)
  • Fairytale of New York
  • Frosty the Snowman
  • Happy Xmas (War is Over)
  • Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
  • I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday
  • I’ll be Home for Christmas
  • It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
  • It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
  • Jingle Bell Rock
  • Jingle Bells
  • Last Christmas
  • Let It Snow
  • Merry Xmas Everybody
  • Mistletoe and Wine
  • Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
  • Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
  • Santa Baby
  • Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
  • Sleigh Ride
  • The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting)
  • The Twelve Days of Christmas
  • Underneath the Tree
  • Walking in the Air
  • We Wish You a Merry Christmas
  • White Christmas
  • Winter Wonderland
  • Wonderful Christmastime
  • Plus carols!


  • Solo Pianist 

Additional Options

  • Duo option (Classical Violinist or Female Vocals)

9 Reviews

Top reviews

Jennifer McErlain and Richard Clarke

Event: Wedding
Location: Shropshire

On the lead up to the big day Joe was fantastic and so thorough in helping put together our music choices for the ceremony, prompting us to provide information that made the whole procession and ceremony go without a hitch. Our ceremony music, on piano and violin, sounded so beautiful and definitely made a few people well up (including both of us!). All the music was perfectly pitched and at the right volume and so many guests commented on how beautiful it sounded. Our drinks reception was made all the better for the lovely music which was a great mix of modern and more classical throughout. We were both so impressed with Joe and the violinists professionalism and talent throughout our whole day.

Claire Thornley

Event: Wedding
Location: Worcestershire

Amazing, we were so pleased with Joe and his colleague. They made our day perfect and could not have asked for better music at our wedding ceremony. Thank you.

Cheryl Bailey and Stuart Bunce

Event: Wedding
Location: Northamptonshire

Joe created a lovely atmosphere during our wedding breakfast and really took into account the songs we said we liked. Would definitely recommend. Thanks Joe! x

Victoria Thomas

Event: Wedding
Location: Warwickshire

Joe was amazing!! He made our wedding day so special with his beautiful music. We couldn't have asked for more! In the lead-up Joe was super helpful and accommodating. We would highly recommend. Thanks Joe for all your help. Love from Victoria & Alex Fagan x

Claire Blake

Event: Wedding
Location: Hertfordshire

He was brilliant :) was easy to book and be played everything we requested and even learnt new songs for us.

Kyle Lomas

Event: Birthday Party
Location: Herefordshire

Brilliant. Very flexible, prompt and all as promised. Will definitely use again.

Zoe Wilson - Halsey Consulting

Event: Corporate
Location: Cambridgeshire

Joe was superb! Friendly, professional and accommodating to all our whims. His music helped set the tone for our evening. Thank you!

Valerie Angrave

Event: Private Party
Location: Warwickshire

We were really impressed with Joe and the guests at the Golden Wedding Anniversary party were also impressed. Joe played a lovely variety of music which suited all of the ages present. Joe was a delight to have playing at the party and we would have no hesitation in booking him again should the need arise.

Susan Buck

Event: Wedding
Location: Nottinghamshire

Hello Marie, we were very satisfied with Joe, he was such a nice guy. He was set up and ready to play by the time we arrived at the wedding drinks reception, and had previously telephoned to see if there were any other requirements. Thank you very much.


    We give you a bespoke price based on the exact location of your event. The pricing below is based on a central location for your area so you have an idea of what your price will be. The exact price will be given in the booking process after you’ve provided the location details.

    • Cambridgeshire £329
    East Midlands
    • Derbyshire £278
    • Leicestershire £273
    • Lincolnshire £334
    • Northamptonshire £289
    • Nottinghamshire £284
    • Rutland £300
    North East
    • South Yorkshire £345
    • West Yorkshire £362
    • Yorkshire £353
    North West
    • Cheshire £334
    • Lancashire £340
    • Manchester £329
    • Merseyside £340
    South East
    • Bedfordshire £311
    • Berkshire £334
    • Buckinghamshire £273
    • Essex £384
    • Hampshire £362
    • Hertfordshire £351
    • London £351
    • Middlesex £340
    • Oxfordshire £284
    • Surrey £351
    South West
    • Devon £378
    • Dorset £389
    • Somerset £367
    • Wiltshire £340
    • Brecon £311
    • Caernarvonshire £389
    • Cardigan £384
    • Carmarthen £389
    • Denbigh £334
    • Flint £345
    • Glamorgan £334
    • Monmouth £284
    West Midlands
    • Gloucestershire £267
    • Herefordshire £267
    • Shropshire £273
    • Staffordshire £262
    • Warwickshire £239
    • Worcestershire £233

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    The fees in the auto-quote section are based on 2 hours playing plus the hire of a superb Kawai ES6 digital piano. If your venue has an instrument for Joe to play then these fees will be reduced. Extra hours are available at great rates.

    Joe is available as a duo with the highly-experienced and talented vocalist Colette. Colette’s professional career began with the world arena tour of Riverdance as a part of the Riverdance Singers, where she became the featured soloist singer within a year. She spent 2 years touring internationally across Europe and Far East; and took part in the 5 year ‘homecoming’ to Dublin’s Point Theatre. She was then asked by Irish dance show rival, Michael Flatley’s Lord of the Dance, to become their only singer. Since then she has sung in numerous settings and for many high-profile occasions.

    Colette has been invited by Shrewsbury Choral Society, Worcester Male Voice Choir, and the Westbury Singers to sing the soprano solos in various large scale works. And has also appeared as a featured soloist in many other concerts, for example an evening celebrating St Cecilia’s Day, a showcase of local talent in Worcester, a Proms concert and a concert arranged by The Rotary Club, Bristol. She has recorded with both folk and rock bands and is able to turn her hand to any style of music.

    During her time living in Australia from 2011-2014, Colette has also toured with the Irish dance show Rhythms of Ireland and with the Irish dance/illusion show Celtic Illusion. These shows have seen her tour through New South Wales, Queensland and Northern Territories. She also appeared as a part of vocal group, Angel Voices. Once again being in demand as an ensemble performer and soloist singer.

    Joe is also available as a duo with a talented professional violinist such as Joanne Lucas, Antonia Finch, Heidi Nixon or Julie McRae. All of whom are highly experienced and classically trained but are equally at home with modern repertoire - see lists below. Please ask your agent for further details. 

    Joe is able to provide a portable instrument and sound system where no piano is provided at the venue.

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