All Female Electric String & Saxaphone Trio in London
The Sahara’s is one of the most exclusive and innovative all female electric string trio in London. Being the first female string group to incorporate saxophone into the traditional string format, Sahara’s continues to change the way classical music is perceived.
With a love for classical and popular music, the string quartet produce fun up-tempo arrangements of popular and classical music, combined with breath-taking and high-impact live performances.
Inspired by the likes of Vitamin String Quartet,Bond Electric String Quartet and Electric Violinist Vanessa Mae, this all female string group with saxophonist Sarah, plays an exciting and boundary-breaking mix of classical, pop and tango music.
Paving their own unique path in the world of classical crossover music, Sahara’s have created a signature choreographed show taking audiences on a hypnotic journey from the famous Bach Tocatta and Fugue and Palladio, to Sahara’s Tango and Happy by Pharrell Williams.Their success has seen them evolve to bring fans many different facets to their genre-defying live shows.
This innovative and unrestricted approach allows them to perform as a string ensemble with saxophone, a high impact choreographed string show and even alongside rehearsed DJ Club sets performing remixes of originals and other popular club hits.
Sample Set Lists
Over The Rainbow –Arlen
It Had to be You –Isham Jones
My Funny Valentine –Rodgers
Moon River –Mancini
The Girl From Ipanema –Antonio Carlos Jobim
La Cumparsita –Rodriguez
Libertango -Astor Piazzolla
Fly Me To The Moon –Howard
Smooth Criminal –Michael Jackson
Only Girl in the World –Rihanna
Rule The World –Take That
Angels –Robbie Williams
Don’t Stop Believing –Journey
Money Money Money –ABBA
Fix You –Coldplay
Viva la Vida –Coldplay
Happy –Pharrell Williams
Blame it on the Boogie –MJ
Don’t Stop Believing –Glee
Sweet O Child O Mine –Guns n Roses
Bohemian Rhapsody –Queen
Fields Of Gold –Sting
Make you Feel My Love –Adele
Bitter Sweet Symphony –The Verve
Sweet Dreams –Eurythmics
Toxic –Britney Spears
Candle In The Wind –Elton John
Can’t Get You Out of My Head –Kylie
Everything I Do (I Do It for You) –Bryan Adams
Without You –Badfinger
Wedding Ceremony Suggestions
Trumpet Tune, H. Purcell
Trumpet Voluntary, J. Clarke
Wedding March, R. Wagner
Queen of Sheba, G.F. Handel
Wedding March, F. Mendelssohn
Air H. Purcell
Magic Flute Overture –Mozart
Scenes from the Four Seasons –Vivaldi
Two Rondeau –Purcell
Cantos de Espana –Albeniz
Set Time(Show Options)
3 x 30minutes electric or acoustic quartet
SHOW OPTIONS INCLUDE
String Duo – two violins
String Trio – two violins and cello
String Quartet – two violins, viola and cello
10 –20 minute show tailored to client.
DJ OPTIONS INCLUDE
After their performance have one of two of the girls perform a set improvising with DJUp to 3 x 25 -30 mins over three hours Violin, Percussion & Saxophone also available.
DRESS OPTIONS INCLUDE
Pure White Romantic
Moulin Rouge corset look
Sequin Options (Beyoncé Style)
The Sahara’s have opened Harrods, headlined worldwide on cruise ships and performed for royalty (Including Prince Charles & Prince of India) Trained at London’s leading music colleges the girls can be spotted on TV performing alongside Muse, Katie Melua, Pink, Rihanna, Plan B, Tinie Tempah and Robbie Williams.
‘Thank you so much for providing such fantastic musicians last night. The girls were incredible and the feedback that we had from our clients on their music was brilliant. The music was absolutely perfect for the venue and the event and we were thrilled with them”.
–Private Events Coordinator
“Just fabulous. It is really unique to hear Kylie played by a string quartet!”
–Victoria and Albert Museum London, Private Event.
“You girls were excellent, I hope we can work together soon.”
–Sarah, Event Organiser. Opening of Harvey Nichols, Kuwait.