Pete Hartley
About Pete Hartley


Performance: Approximately 2 Hours

Backing: Tracks

Area: UK & Worldwide

Pete is one of the most experienced and in-demand event musicians in the country; a violinist, mandolinist, bandleader and composer who has toured all over Europe.

With 30 years’ experience as a top-level performing and touring musician, Pete guarantees you a flawless performance, the utmost professionalism, flexibility and the ability to deliver exactly what your event needs.

He pioneered the use of the 6-string Violectra electric violin (now also endorsed by the likes of Escala) and played functions for the likes of Bill Clinton, Bertie Ahern, Princess Anne and, in a personal career highlight, Joanna Lumley!

Pete offers the perfect musical accompaniment to your Wedding, Event or Special Occasion. Each event is tailored musically to suit individual requirements based on themes or specific tastes, working with you to create exactly the type of ambience you have in mind.

Pete has a full repertoire of songs in a range of styles that he can mix and arrange to your needs and he is professionally equipped to play amplified or acoustic music for all manner of indoor and outdoor venues.

Pete often plays solo with top-quality backing tracks, enabling superb musical quality and excellent value for events with a smaller budget. Alternatively, Pete can also call on many of the very best vocalists and instrumentalists to perform as a duo, trio, or full band to meet your particular requirements.

Video & Audio Samples

All of Me

Rock With You

Brazilian Love Affair

A Thousand Years

(Please click on the above links to listen to the audio samples)

Example Playlist

Songs can include:

All Of Me


Rock With You


A Thousand Years

How Long Will I Love You

Brazilian Love Affair

Tum Hi Ho

Too Much Too Late

Mr Magic

Kal Ho Na Ho

Plus Many More.