Northern Keys

Cocktail Pianist

Let our Manchester based pianist judge the mood of your event and tailor the repertoire to suit any occasion. An excellent choice for those that wish for beautiful unobtrusive live music.


Northern Keys - Ben is a versatile pianist. He studied at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester, where he received world class training and completed his musical studies at the Royal Northern College of Music. Ben performs regularly around the U.K and Europe and has performed at many prestigious venues from Ronnie Scott's in London to The Olympia in Paris. He has also performed live with jazz giants like Jiggs Whigham as well as pop artist Brandon Flowers, lead singer of the Killers.

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Feels So Close
Girl From Ipanema


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Absolutely amazing! We couldn't have asked for anything more.

Angela - Wedding Ceremony in Chester

All the guests loved the music and had a great time...Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Helena - Wedding Ceremony and Drink Reception in Alderley Edge

Very professional and excellent, I would not hesitate to recommend them

Sarah - Christmas Party in Manchester


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Repertoire List


All You Need Is Love - The Beatles

Amazing - Bruno Mars

At Last - Etta James

Better Together - Jack Johnson

Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison

Can't Take My Eyes Off You - Andy Williams

Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol

Colorblind - Counting Crows

Clocks - Coldplay

Dancing In The Moonlight - Toploader

Empire State Of Mind - Alicia Keys

Feel So Close - Calvin Harris

Fix You - Coldplay

Home - Michael Buble

Hometown Glory - Adele

Imagine - John Lennon

Just The Way You Are - Bruno Mars

One Day Like This - Elbow

Over The Rainbow/Wonderful World - Isreal Kamakawiwo'ole

Rolling In The Deep - Adele

Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder

Someone Like You - Adele

This Year's Love - David Gray


A Fine Romance

A Foggy Day

Ain't Misbehavin'

Ain't That A Kick In The Head

All Blues

Autum Leaves

All The Things You Are

Beautiful Love

Beyond The Sea

Blue Bossa

Blue Monk

Bye Bye Blackbird

Call Me Irresponsible

Cantaloupe Island


Come Fly With Me

Cry Me A River


East Of The Sun

Embraceable You

Fly Me To The Moon

Georgia On My Mind

God Bless The Child

Have You Met Miss Jones

Honeysuckle Rose

I Got Rhythm

I Got You Under My Skin

In a Sentimental Mood

Lullaby of Birdland

Mack The Knife


Mr Bojangles

My Way


One Note Samba


Over The Rainbow

Oye Como Va

Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars


So What

Stella By Starlight


Take Five

Take The 'A' Train

The Girl From Ipanema

The Lady Is A Tramp

The Way You Look Tonight

When I Fall In Love


A Spaceman Came Traveling

All I Want For Christmas Is You

Baby It's Cold Outside

Ding Dong! Merrily On High

Frosty The Snowman

God Rest You Merry, Gentleman

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday

Jingle Bells

Last Christmas

Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

Mistletow And Wine

O Christmas Tree

Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

Silent Night

Winter Wonderland

White Christmas

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Timing Requirements:

Northern Keys can be hired for up to 3 hours of performance, additional times can be negotiated.

Music Requests:

Ben can tailor his repertoire and arrange specific songs for your event. Please do enquire if you can't find what you're looking for.


Travel expenses are included unless your location is further afield. Northern Keys does perform nationally but additional travel and accommodation expenses will incur depending on your events location - Please enquire for further details.

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