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Matt Holmes

Pianist based in Suffolk

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With an ever expanding repertoire of Jazz, Pop, Classical & Rock, Matt Holmes is a talented, Suffolk based pianist who has a wealth of performing experience; including performing at Althorp House for Princess Diana's brother, The Earl Spencer.

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Jazz Standards
All Of Me
Angel Eyes
As Time Goes By
Autumn Leaves
Beautiful Love
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered
Blue Moon
Cry Me A River
Fly Me To The Moon
Georgia On My Mind – Ray Charles
Here’s That Rainy Day
Imagination
It Had To Be You – Harry Connick Jr
Let There Be Love – Nat King Cole
Like Someone In Love
Line For Lyons
Lullaby Of Birdland
The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
Misty
Moon River
My Heart Cries For You – Ray Charles
Polkadots And Moonbeams
Satin Doll
September Song
Someone To Watch Over Me
Sophisticated Lady
Summertime
That’s Amore – Dean Martin
Tuxedo Junction
You Don’t Know Me – Ray Charles

Pop, Rock, Film Themes
A Million Love Songs – Take That
A Walk In The Forest – Brian Cain
A Whole New World from Disney’s Aladdin
All About You – McFly
As Long As He Needs Me from Oliver
All I Ask Of You – Andrew Lloyd Webber
All My Life – KC and JoJo
All Of Me – John Legend
All The Small Things – Blink 182
All You Need Is Love – The Beatles
Always – Bon Jovi
Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life – Monty Python
American Boy – Estelle
American Pie – Don Mclean
Angels – Robbie Williams
Animal – Def Leppard
Any Dream Will Do from Joseph
Ask – The Smiths
Babylon – David Gray
Balcony Scene from Romeo and Juliet
The Bare Necessities from The Jungle Book
Basketcase – Green Day
Beauty And The Beast
Bella’s Lullaby from Twilight (River Flows In You) – Yurima
Better Together – Jack Johnson
Bittersweet Symphony – The Verve
Bleeding Love – Leona Lewis
Blowin’ In The Wind – Bob Dylan
Both Sides Now – Joni Mitchell
Broken Stones – Paul Weller
Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison
California Dreaming – The Mamas And The Papas
Can You Feel The Love Tonight – Elton John
Careless Whisper – George Michael
Celebration – Kool And The Gang
Changes – David Bowie
Chasing Cars – Snow Patrol
Circle Of Life – Elton John
Clocks – Coldplay
Close To You – Carpenters
Closer – Ne-Yo
Club Tropicana – Wham!
Colorblind – Counting Crows
Come On Eileen – Dexy’s Midnight Runners
Common People – Pulp
Crazy – Gnarls Barkley
Crazy Crazy Nights – Kiss
Crazy Little Thing Called Love – Queen
Creep – Radiohead
Dakota – Stereophonics
Dancing Queen – ABBA
Daydream Believer – The Monkees
Diamonds Are Forever – Shirley Bassey
Does Your Mother Know – ABBA
Don’t Leave Me This Way – The Communards
Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – George Michael
Don’t Look Back In Anger – Oasis
Don’t Stop Believing – Journey
Don’t Stop Me Now – Queen
Eleanor Rigby – The Beatles
Empire State Of Mind – Alicia Keys
Endless Love – Lionel Richie
Eternal Flame – The Bangles
Ever Ever After – Carrie Underwood
Everlasting Love – Love Affair
Every Breath You Take – The Police
Every Rose Has Its Thorn – Poison
Everything I Do – Bryan Adams
The Fear – Lily Allen
Fell In Love With A Girl – White Stripes
Fields Of Gold – Sting
Fight For This Love – Cheryl Cole
Fireflies – Owl City
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face – Leona Lewis
For Lovers – Pete Doherty and Wolfman
Friday – Daniel Bedingfield
From Me To You – The Beatles
From This Moment – Shania Twain
The Girl From Ipanema – Antonio Carlos Jobim
Glasgow Love Theme from Love Actually
Glory Box – Portishead
Golden Skans – The Klaxons
Goldfinger – Shirley Bassey
Gotta Get Thru This – Daniel Bedingfield
Greatest Day – Take That
Hallelujah – Alexandra Burke
Halo – Beyonce
Happy – Pharrell Williams
Happy Together – The Turtles
Have I Told You Lately – Van Morrison
He Sleeps from Pretty Woman
Heart Of Glass – Blondie
Heaven – DJ Sammy
Hello – Lionel Richie
Here In Your Arms – Hello Goodbye
Hey Brother – Avicii
Hey Jude – The Beatles
Hey There Delilah – Plain White T’s
Hey Ya – Outkast
Hit Me Baby One More Time – Britney Spears
Hold Me Now – Thompson Twins
House Of The Rising Sun – The Animals
Hound Dog – Elvis Presley
How Deep Is Your Love? – The Bee Gees
Human – Killers
I Believe – Stevie Wonder
I Can’t Take My Eyes Off You – Andy Williams
I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You – Elvis Presley
I Don’t Want To Miss A Thing – Aerosmith
I Dreamed A Dream from Les Miserables
I Gotta Feeling – Black Eyed Peas
I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues – Elton John
I Have A Dream – ABBA
I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight – Cutting Crew
I Loves Ya Porgy – Cole Porter
I Remember You – Skid Row
I Wanna Be Like You from The Jungle Book
I Will Always Love You – Whitney Houston
I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
If Tomorrow Never Comes – Ronan Keating
I’m Kissing You – Des’ree
Imagine – John Lennon
The Impossible Dream from Man Of La Mancha
Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
It’s My Life – Bon Jovi
James Bond Theme – John Barry
Jean De Florette
Johnny B Goode – Chuck Berry
Just – Radiohead
Killing Me Softly With His Song – Roberta Flack
Knocking On Heaven’s Door – Guns ‘n’ Roses
Layla – Eric Clapton
Let Me Be Your Fantasy – Baby D
Light My Fire – The Doors
Live And Let Die – Wings
Live Forever – Oasis
Living On A Prayer – Bon Jovi
Losing My Religion – R.E.M
Love And Marriage – Frank Sinatra
Love Changes Everything from Aspects Of Love
Love Is All Around – Wet Wet Wet
Love Is In The Air – John Paul Young
Love Me Tender – Elvis Presley
Lovesong – The Cure / Adele
Love Story – Taylor Swift
Lovefool – The Cardigans
Lucky Man – The Verve
Make You Feel My Love – Adele
Mamma Mia – ABBA
Man On The Moon – R.E.M
Mandy – Westlife
Many Of Horror – Biffy Clyro
Marry You – Bruno Mars
Material Girl – Madonna
Memories from Cats
Money Money Money – ABBA
Moves Like Jagger – Maroon 5
Mr Brightside – The Killers
Mrs Robinson – Simon and Garfunkel
My Body Is A Cage – Arcade Fire
My Cherie Amour – Stevie Wonder
My Favourite Things from The Sound Of Music
No One – Alicia Keys
No Woman No Cry – Bob Marley
Nobody Does It Better – Carly Simon
Norwegian Wood – The Beatles
Not Over Yet – The Klaxons
Nothing Else Matters – Metallica
November Rain – Guns ’n Roses
One Day Like This – Elbow
Orinoco Flow – Enya
Over The Rainbow – Eva Cassidy
Pastime Paradise – Stevie Wonder
Patience – Guns ‘n’ Roses
Patience – Take That
Perfect Day – Lou Reed
Piano Man – Billy Joel
The Power Of Love – Jennifer Rush
Pretty Woman Love Theme (He Sleeps)
Psychokiller – Talking Heads
Raise Your Glass – Pink
Right Here Waiting – Richard Marx
Rock Around The Clock – Bill Haley and the Comets
Rolling In The Deep – Adele
Rule The World – Take That
Run – Snow Patrol
Sailing – Rod Stewart
The Scientist – Coldplay
Sex On Fire – Kings Of Leon
Sexbomb – Tom Jones
Shake It Off – Taylor Swift
She – Elvis Costello
She Loves You – The Beatles
Show Me Heaven – Maria McKee
Signed, Sealed, Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana
So Close – Jon McLaughlin
So In Love With You – Al Green
Somebody Told Me – The Killers
Something – George Harrison
Somewhere From West Side Story
Somewhere Only We Know – Keane
Some Day My Prince Will Come from Snow White
Song For Guy – Elton John
Songbird – Eva Cassidy
The Sound Of Music from The Sound Of Music
Stop Me – The Smiths
Stairway To Heaven – Led Zeppelin
Stand By Me – Ben E. King
Stay With Me – Sam Smith
Street Spirit – Radiohead
Sunny – Boney M
Sunshine on A Rainy Day – Zoe
Supercalifragilistic….from Mary Poppins
Super Trouper – ABBA
Sweet About Me – Gabriella Cimli
Sweet Child O’ Mine – Guns n Roses
Take A Chance On Me – ABBA
Take Me To Church – Hozier
Take On Me – Aha
The Sweetest Thing – U2
Teardrop – Massive Attack
That’s Amore – Dean Martin
Thinking Out Loud – Ed Sheeran
Those Were The Days – Mary Hopkin
Ticket To Ride – The Carpenters
Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper
Times Like These – Foo Fighters
Tiny Dancer – Elton John
Trouble Sleeping – Corinne Bailey Rae
Umbrella – Rihanna
Unchained Melody – The Righteous Brothers
Under The Bridge – Red Hot Chilli Peppers
Under The Sea from The Little Mermaid
Unforgettable – Nat King Cole
Uptown Girl – Billy Joel
Use Somebody – Kings Of Leon
Viva La Vida – Coldplay
Voulez Vous – ABBA
Waiting For A Star To Fall – Boy Meets Girl
Wanted Dead Or Alive – Bon Jovi
Waterloo – ABBA
The Way You Look Tonight – Frank Sinatra
We Are The Champions – Queen
We’ll Meet Again – Vera Lynn
What A Wonderful World – Louis Armstrong
What About Now – Westlife / Daughtry
When I Fall In Love – Nat King Cole
When We Collide – Matt Cardle
When You Say Nothing At All – Ronan Keating
When You Were Young – The Killers
When You Wish Upon A Star from Pinocchio
Why Do Fools Fall In Love? – Frankie Lymon
Willy Organ – The Replacements
The Winner Takes It All – ABBA
Wishing You Were Somehow Here Again from The Phantom Of The Opera
With A Little Help From My Friends – The Beatles
With Or Without You – U2
Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
Wuthering Heights – Kate Bush
Yellow – Coldplay
Yesterday – The Beatles
You Are The Sunshine Of My Life – Stevie Wonder
You Do Something To Me – Paul Weller
You Give Me Something – James Morrison
You Got The Love – Florence And The Machine
You Only Live Twice – Nancy Sinatra
You To Me Are Everything – The Real Thing
You Sexy Thing – Hot Chocolate
You’ll Never Walk Alone – Gerry And The Pacemakers
You’re Still The One – Shania Twain
You’ve Got A Friend – Carole King
You’ve Got A Friend In Me – Randy Newman
Your Song – Elton John
Zip-a-dee-doo-dah from Song Of The South

Classical / Traditional
Air On A G String – Bach
Amazing Grace
Ave Maria – Bach/Gounod
Ave Maria – Schubert
Ballade Pour Adeline – Richard Clayderman
Bridal March – Wagner
Canon In D – Pachelbel
Fur Elise – Beethoven
Lullaby – Brahms
Minuet From A String Quartet – Boccherini
Morning Has Broken
Nocturne Op 9 No 2 – Chopin
O Happy Day
O Mio Babbino Caro – Puccini
Ode To Joy – Beethoven
Souvenir D’enfance – Richard Clayderman
Trumpet Voluntary – Jeremiah Clarke
Wedding March – Mendelssohn

  • Suffolk based pianist with a wealth of experience performing across the UK.
  •  Selected to play the piano for Princess Diana’s brother, The Earl Spencer, at Althorp House.
  • Repertoire spans from 1930's Jazz standards to Modern Rock & Pop from artists such as The Beatles, Bruno Mars & Ed Sheeran!

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Highlights
* Suffolk based pianist with a wealth of experience performing across the UK.
* Selected to play the piano for Princess Diana’s brother, The Earl Spencer, at Althorp House.
* Repertoire spans from 1930's Jazz standards to Modern Rock & Pop from artists such as The Beatles, Bruno Mars & Ed Sheeran!

Born in Suffolk, Matt was bought a keyboard for Christmas in 1985 and, musically, has never looked back. His first public performance came at the tender age of 10, winning a talent contest infront of an audience of 800. Matt then progressed to play background music at many charity events, Masonic occasions and private parties.

Since graduating from university with an Honours degree in Popular Music Studies, Matt has gone on to play in rock and pop bands around the country. In August 2013, Matt was selected to play the piano for Princess Diana’s brother, The Earl Spencer, at Althorp House and considers this to be one of the highlights of his career so far.

His ever-expanding piano repertoire is a mixture of Jazz, Pop, Classical and Rock songs. Many Jazz standards from the 1930s onwards (Blue Moon, Summertime, Autumn Leaves) sit alongside a wealth of songs from more modern artists such as The Beatles, Bruno Mars, Stevie Wonder, Robbie Williams, Ed Sheeran, Bon Jovi, Kings Of Leon, Alicia Keys, Snow Patrol and Oasis. Matt likes to keep up with the charts and is always learning the newest songs. Matt will also happily incorporate any ‘special request’ songs into his set if notified in advance.

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