Acoustic Duo for Weddings and Events
We are an acoustic duo providing entertainment for your event. Our pianist Rob is a classically trained musician who grew up on the south coast. Over the past few years, Rob has played the part of musical director on a handful of P&Os finest ships.
In 2019, Ex-professional goalkeeper, Daniel was invited to perform on the Ventura Cruise ship where he met Rob for the first time. Since then the two have come together to create a duo suitable for many occasions.
Is it Possible to See You Before Booking?
A lot of the shows we do as a duo are private. During the winter periods, Dan is the lead singer of “Shape of You” which is a theatre show touring the UK whilst Rob is MD on P&O cruise ships.
What’s the Minimum/Maximum amount of time We Can Hire You For?
Traditionally, we perform an average of 2 x 45 min sets during your event. However, we are open to suggestions and are happy to cater for your needs. For example, we can cover your wedding ceremony, and wedding breakfast and even add extra musicians to join us for your party evening set.
How Would You Describe Your Style?
We are an experienced Duo with a wide variety of music to cater for all. However, the music we create has the full depth of any larger-sized party band.
What songs are in your repertoire?
We have a wide selection of songs and are happy to take requests in advance. We tend to perform a variety of medleys but our main go-to songs are:
Crocodile Rock – Elton John
Call Me Al – Paul Simon
Sweet Home Alabama – Lynyrd Skynyrd
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
Dakota – Stereophonics
Paradise – Coldplay
Champagne Supernova – Oasis
This Love – Maroon 5
Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
Cold Heart – Duo Lipa & Elton John
Castle On The Hill – Ed Sheeran
Don’t You Worry Child – SHM
Paradise – George Ezra
Shotgun – George Ezra
Viva La Vida – Coldplay
Stand By Me – Ben E King
Heaven – Brian Adams
Mr Brightside – The Killers
Watermelon Sugar – Harry Styles
Twist and Shout – The Beatles
Saw Her Standing There – The Beatles
Clocks – Coldplay
Good Riddance – Green Day
Mardy Bum – Arctic Monkeys
Feel So Close – Calvin Harris
Sit Down – JamesYou’re Not 19 Forever – The Courteeners
Little Lion Man – Mumford and Sons
I Will Wait – Mumford and Sons
What type of venues have you performed at before?
We have been grateful to travel the world doing this job, our favourite wedding venues include, Merrydale Manor (Cheshire), Peckforton Castle (Cheshire), Delamere Manor (Cheshire), One Marylebone (London), Ardencote (Warwickshire), Old Thorns Hotel (Liphook), The Oak Tree (Peover), Abbeywood Estate (Cheshire), Nunsmere Hall Hotel (Cheshire), Colshaw Hall (Cheshire), Wrenbury Hall (Cheshire), Arley Hall (Cheshire), Mere Court Hotel (Cheshire), North Lakes Hotel (Cumbria, We have also taken to the stage on many cruise ships including Celebrity Apex, P&O Britannia, P&O Azura, and Carnival Pride.
Can We Help Put Together the Set List?
If you have songs in mind we are happy to give them a go. With plenty of notice wed be able to adapt and learn new material. Even if it means putting it on one of our medleys.
Can You Help Me Choose the Music for my First Dance?
Yes, we’re happy to help, when contacting us we can send you a full list of our repertoire. You can either pick a song off there or we can dig a bit deeper to suit your needs.
What Information Do You Need from Me Before the Wedding Day?
We require the obvious details, for example, timing, address etc. We would also like the venue’s email so we can forward them our pat testing and PLI insurance certificate, as they are likely to need this from us. We can then liaise with them when it comes to arrival times.
Who Will Set Up? What Time?
We supply all our own sound and lighting. We will arrive in good time for set up and sound check before we start the job.
Does Your Equipment Require Any Special Electrics?
We will liaise with the venue as all we need is a standard socket, we have plenty of extensions if needs be.
What Will You Wear?
We like to dress smart, depending on your event. We like to make a good impression.
What are the payment terms, do you require a deposit?
To secure the date with Venturiety we would require a 25% deposit with the full payment due a week before the performance.