We started out in London but we can now perform anywhere in the UK. Travel expenses may apply if your service is outside of London.
Many people find that hearing a special song at a funeral service helps them to grieve, and to feel close to their loved one once again. Music simply goes to places that words can't reach, particularly when it's sung live especially for you and your congregation. It can also lift the more sombre moments in a funeral service, helping the congregation to feel more at ease and remember happy times with the person who has passed.
The music can come at any time you like. We often sing to break the long silence during the communion, lead the congregational offertory hymn in a funeral mass, or perform a special song after the eulogy. Many people will have background organ music as the congregation arrives and leaves; some then have a special song or processional hymn as the coffin enters, and another when it leaves the church. We're happy to advise you about what would fit best with your service.
Most people choose a song that reminds them of their loved one, or their favourite hymns, but we'll sing anything you like. If you're looking for inspiration visit our Listen page for some samples and for a list of the top ten funeral songs. We'll happily advise you if you're stuck.
Yes, anything! Our wide range of singers means that we'll always have the right voice to match your song choices.
We provide a completely bespoke service, so each quote is tailored for your requirements. Things that will affect the cost include
We'll work with you to find the perfect arrangement to suit your budget.
Because we draw on a book of over ninety singers we will always be able to find singers for you, no matter the day, time, or location.
Ideally we'd like a minimum of one week to source exactly the right singers and to make all the arrangements, but we can send singers with as little as a day's notice.
As long as you can give us a reasonable amount of notice it's fine if you change your mind about what music you want. We understand that planning a funeral is a difficult time and that it's an important decision.
No. Once we have all the necessary details from you, we'll take it from there. You can stay in touch with us in the lead-up to the service if you like, but it may be that you speak to us once in the initial phone call/email and then just see us on the day. We'll get in touch with you if we need to check anything.
No. We want to leave you to concentrate on saying goodbye to your loved one, so the singers will be in place when the congregation arrives and will stay there until the venue is empty.
You don't need to pay us on the day, we'll send you an invoice after the service with all the necessary details. We accept payment by bank transfer or cheque.
We have a strict dress code of smart black, with a small silver brooch to identify them. Men will be in dark or black suits with a dark tie, and women in a black dress or smart trousers, and everyone will be neatly presented. Please let us know if there will be a different dress code for your service.
Yes, we cover all denominations including Anglican/Church of England, Catholic, Protestant, Methodist, Baptist, Quaker and Pentecostal.
Yes, we cover funerals for all religions.
Yes, we do all kinds of different and non-traditional funerals.
Yes, we have done many times!
We may make a recommendation according to your music choices, but ultimately it's up to you. We can provide everything from a single soloist to a choir of twenty! More singers will always result in a more uplifting performance, unless the venue is extremely small. If the singers will be singing traditional hymns we recommend choirs in multiples of four because most hymns are written in four parts. We're happy to advise you based on your requirements, and we'll balance the choir carefully no matter how many singers you choose.
Many churches and crematoria have a resident organist, but we can also provide organists for a fee of £220.
Yes we have many professional instrumentalists of all kinds on our books as well as singers, including organists, pianists, trumpeters, violinists, flautists, saxophonists, lutists and bagpipers.
Yes, we can provide trained actors if you would love a special poem or reading at your service, but are nervous of reading in public or think that it might be too difficult for you to speak on the day. The fee for this is £200.
No, you can book with us directly if you prefer. Contact us today to discuss your requirements.
"Really professional and wonderful voices! Full of thoughtful ideas and very responsive."
Our singers range from classical soloists to West End performers and jazz singers, and we'll always find you the perfect voices for your chosen piece.Listen now
We'll take care of every aspect of your musical requirements, organised around your funeral arrangements, and we're happy to offer advice if needed.Find out more
We've been lucky enough to work with some wonderful people who have left some kind reviews of our funeral singing. You can read some of them here.Testimonials
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