Grittleton House

Ceremony & Reception Music

The Ardeton Ensemble

Established in 2002, the Ardeton Ensemble combines talented string players with a passion for chamber music and a creative flair for session playing. On the concert platform they give lively and energetic performances of mainstream repertoire and the more unusual, where their individual personalities and styles come to the fore.

Jemima Phillips - Electric Harp

Winner of numerous awards and accolades, with an impressive list of qualifications, Jemima is one of the outstanding harpists of her generation. An exciting, versatile and innovative performer equally at home on acoustic and electric harps she is in great demand because of her creativity, musicianship, unique style and friendly personality.

Joe Pike

Joe is an accomplished pianist with a wealth of experience. He has been passionate about playing from a young age, and this passion is something that he channels into all his sets.

Joe has a vast repertoire containing hundreds of modern rock/pop classics, which he uses to create an atmosphere that compliments any event. He collaborates with clients to ensure that each set list is tailored to exact requirements and makes every set list individual. If there are any particular songs required Joe is more than happy to learn these to further add to the ambience of the event.

Taking influence from various contemporary greats such as Elton John and John Legend, Joe can transform any song with his melodic, relaxed style and add atmosphere and sophistication to any event. Joe has covered everything from Alicia Keys, The Killers, Ed Sheeran to Guns ‘n’ Roses all mixed up with some older jazz and soul favourites too.

Saffron Strings

Saffron Strings is an award winning string ensemble offering music entertainment of the highest standard. Recent engagements have included a personal invite to Buckingham Palace to provide the musical backdrop to one of HRH Princess Royal’s charity events.