Craig has for over ten years provided wedding piano in Lancashire wedding venues and has become one of the leading and most-recommended Lancashire wedding pianists. For just a few of his recent reviews, see the testimonials page.
As he works full time as a session musician (his CV including work alongside acts such as Paloma Faith, Bryan Adams, Tinchy Stryder, and, most recently, Pixie Lott), there is no need to charge premium prices for weddings; packages & prices start at just £162.
Wedding Venues / Areas Covered
Craig has played as a solo wedding pianist at most of the Lancashire wedding hotels, and regularly plays in the Lake District, Wirral, Cheshire, and West Yorkshire. He is available for both receptions and ceremonies, and is a part of acts including talented singers and session musicians on other instruments too. Within 25 miles of Preston, he even guaruntees to beat any solo piano wedding quote by 10%!
Craig's most recent bookings:
- Eaves Hall wedding piano: Drinks reception entertainment and wedding breakfast music
- Bartle Hall wedding pianist: Background piano music at Bartle Hall, Preston for cocktail reception and wedding breakfast
- West Tower wedding piano: Whole day wedding music package at West Tower Southport: solo piano wedding ceremony music; piano/vocal drinks reception music with Acoustics by Kate; solo piano wedding breakfast entertainent
- Stanley House Hotel piano player: Piano entertainment at Stanley House Hotel, Blackburn: on Craig's portable grand piano shell
- Thornton Hall wedding pianist: Nigerian wedding blessing at Thornton Hall Hotel, Wirral: leading hymns and providing background music
- Blessed Virgin Mary Church wedding piano player: Pre-ceremony entertainment and ceremony music with Acoustics by Kate
- Peckforton Castle wedding violin and piano: Ceremony music and drinks reception entertainment along with Craig's violinist at Peckforton Castle, Cheshire
Wedding piano Lancashire
Craig is available as a wedding pianist in Lancashire wedding hotels: Preston Marriott weddings, Rufford Old Hall weddings, Leyland Hotel weddings, Eaves Hall Weddings, Mitton Hall Weddings, Preston Guild Hall Weddings, Shaw Hill weddings, Ferrari's Country House weddings in Whalley, Stanley House weddings, The Villa weddings, Gibbon Bridge weddings, Dunkenhalgh Hotel weddings, The Cherry Tree Blackrod weddings and Last Drop Village weddings.
Wedding piano Manchester
Craig is also available to play live music for weddings as a wedding pianist in Manchester. Manchester wedding venue piano music is available for The Lowry weddings, The Castlefield Rooms weddings, Manchester Marriot weddings, Great John Street weddings, Manchester Town Hall weddings, The Midland weddings Manchester, The Palace Hotel Manchester weddings, Manchester Malmaison weddings etc.
Wedding piano Liverpool / Merseyside
Merseyside / Liverpool wedding piano is available at various wedding venues in Liverpool for The Park Hotel weddings, The Liverpool Isla Gladstone Convervatory weddings, Eccleston Park golf club weddings, Blundels Hill golf club weddings, Blenheim Lakeside Hotel weddings, Liverpool Alicia Hotel weddings, Everton FC weddings, Liverpool FC weddings, Liverpool Radisson Blu weddings, Hard Days Night Hotel weddings, Liverpool Malmaison weddings, Liverpool Thistle Hotel weddings, Liverpool Marriott weddings, Sir Thomas Hotel weddings, The Bluecoat weddings, Leasowe Castle weddings etc. Craig plays in Liverpool acoustic music and live lounge duo 2Close, available for acoustic wedding music in Liverpool with a professional Liverpool wedding singer singing soul and motown and a professional Liverpool wedding pianist.
Lake District wedding piano
Craig has performed at many Cumbria wedding venues and is available for Lake District hotel wedding venues such as: Kendal Riverside Hotel weddings; Damson Dene hotel weddings; Windermere weddings at Belsfield Hotel, Beech Hill Hotel, Merewood Country House, Cragwood Country House, Langdale Chase Hotel, and Storrs Hall; Grassmere Wordsworth Hotel weddings.
Most weeks of the year, he performs wedding music ranging from classical to film and theatre music, jazz/swing, right through to this week's chart hits. In July and August, this can amount to as many as ten wedding performances a week.
He is recommended by various Lancashire wedding venues and their staff (including the Villa Country House Hotel at Wrea Green, Eaves Hall in Clitheroe and Samlesbury Hall), and other wedding providers such as wedding planners, florists, cake makers and, importantly, other musicians and entertainers. As this map of his venues shows, Craig covers the whole of the North West:
Craig's wedding performances are managed by Dream Day Music. Local Preston wedding piano is available at all of the local wedding venues. Craig has recently provided or been booked to provide piano music at wedding hotels, often with saxophone or singers too, at venues including:
- Bartle Hall
- Haighton Manor
- Beeston Manor
- Samlesbury Hall
- Preston Guild Hall
- Farington Lodge and The Best Western Premier Leyland Hotel, Leyland
- Meols Hall & Tithe Barn, Southport
- Browsholme Hall & Tithe Barn, The Inn at Whitewell, Eaves Hall, Mitton Hall and Mytton Fold near Whalley
- Singleton Lodge, Ribby Hall and The Villa Wrea Green near Kirkham and Blackpool
Other recent bookings for venues further afield included Bolton School; The Thistle Haydock; The Glendower Hotel, Lytham; Peckforton Castle, Oddfellows, and Carden Park in Cheshire, and many many more.
Musicians for Lancashire Wedding Venues
We are proud to offer the best quality musicians for the following venues:
- Pianist Alston Hall, Singer Alston Hall, Saxophone Alston Hall
- Pianist Barton Grange Hotel, Singer Barton Grange Hotel, Saxophone Barton Grange Hotel
- Pianist Bartle Hall, Singer Bartle Hall, Saxophone Bartle Hall
- Pianist Beeston Manor, Singer Beeston Manor, Saxophone Beeston Manor
- Pianist The Crofters Hotel, Singer The Crofters Hotel, Saxophone The Crofters Hotel
- Pianist Eaves Hall, Singer Eaves Hall, Saxophone Eaves Hall
- Pianist Farington Lodge, Singer Farington Lodge, Saxophone Farington Lodge
- Pianist Haighton Manor, Singer Haighton Manor, Saxophone Haighton Manor
- Pianist Heskin Hall, Singer Heskin Hall, Saxophone Heskin Hall
- Pianist Hoghton Tower, Singer Hoghton Tower, Saxophone Hoghton Tower
- Pianist Leyland Hotel, Singer Leyland Hotel
- Pianist Mitton Hall, Singer Mitton Hall, Saxophone Mitton Hall
- Pianist Mytton Fold, Singer Mytton Fold, Saxophone Mytton Fold
- Wedding Pianist Preston Guild Hall, Wedding Singer Preston Guild Hall
- Pianist Ribby Hall, Singer Ribby Hall, Saxophone Ribby Hall
- Pianist Samlesbury Hall, Singer Samlesbury Hall, Saxophone Samlesbury Hall
- Pianist Singleton Lodge, Singer Singleton Lodge, Saxophone Singleton Lodge
There are various piano wedding packages available in Lancashire, Cheshire, Merseyside, Cumbria, Greater Manchester and West Yorkshire available starting at just £162, ranging from simple piano solos during a wedding ceremony, right through to a full day of wedding music. Our packages are priced to be affordable; due to the musicians we use all being busy professional musicians working most days of the week, they do not need to surcharge for weddings at weekends.