Finezza Ensemble are a London-based group of charismatic musicians who bring distinction and energy to everything they do. They are always 100% live, committed and professional. Priding themselves on adapting what they do to the needs and tastes of every client, they have a proven track record of making clients very happy, across events from wedding ceremonies to corporate awards dinners to marathons. Their ever-expanding repertoire covers classical, pop covers, film soundtracks, jazz, soul and Latin, songs from musicals and Bollywood numbers, and they can work on additional requests too. Choose from their three lineups of string duo, trio or quartet to suit the size of your event and venue.
Frances is an acclaimed singer & pianist with a unique voice and engaging stage presence that brings a world class touch to any event. With over 10 years experience performing in concert as well as for high-end corporate events and bespoke weddings, Frances will take you on a journey through classic swing, Latin pop and soulful blues showcasing her versatility and incredible voice. Her repertoire includes songs from artists such as Norah Jones, Ella Fitzgerald, Michael Bublé, Alicia Keys, Amy Winehouse, Al Green and more. Frances performs both as a solo act of voice & piano as well as with her band, which includes some of London’s finest jazz musicians on guitar, double bass, drums, tenor saxophone and trumpet.
Young and vibrant, The Teodora Quartet are an all-female classical and electric string quartet with a difference. Professionally trained at the top conservatoires in the world, the girls deliver a classy, sophisticated performance with a cheeky sense of humour! They love to engage audiences large and small with a tongue-in-cheek take on the light classics cleverly put together into an engaging acoustic show, while their electric show weaves through the sounds of tango, film music and iconic pop and rock tunes. Be it a corporate event, recording session or wedding, they deliver a sparkling performance.
Camilla is one of the UK’s leading harpists. Her session work includes recording tracks for many well-known artists including John Legend, Ellie Goulding, Sam Smith & Morrissey. She also has played on the soundtracks for several Hollywood films & television dramas for composers such as Danny Elfman & James Newton-Howard. On television she has performed on all the major shows, including Strictly Come Dancing, The Graham Norton Show, Later with Jools Holland, The Jonathan Ross Show and many more, with artists including The Killers, Bette Midler & Beyoncé.
She has toured and performed live with a wide range of artists, such as Kanye West, George Benson, Jay-Z & Alfie Boe.
She is also no stranger to the West-End theatre, having been the harpist for A Chorus Line at the London Palladium, Umbrellas of Cherbourg and many performances of Gypsy & the Wizard of Oz.
Having someone of this calibre playing for your wedding, corporate event or special occasion brings a variety, musicality and elegant ambience that we guarantee you will be delighted to have invested in.
This is an incredibly talented and beautiful group of female string players, who between them have performed at hundreds of gigs both in the UK and Internationally with artists as diverse as Adele, Kanye West, Olly Murs, Madonna, Simply Red, Annie Lennox, Sarah Connor and Leona Lewis. Luxe Strings can provide a unique package where they will perform for your drinks reception on acoustic instruments, from memory to backing tracks – 2 x 45 minutes sets or 1 hour.
Afterwards, they can perform a pop set: 1 x 20 minute of a high energy fully choreographed show on electric LED instruments to track to give the wow factor to your dinner or event! A trio and duo option are also available.