PERFORMANCE / SESSION WORK.
Chas performs as a solo artist and also plays in several bands. For more information about the bands CLICK HERE and for more information about Chas as a solo drummer and also session work, please click on the links below.
Are you looking for a drummer or band to play at your event ? We can help you find the right line up, tailored for your requirements: For more information click on the links below.
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SOLO DRUMMER with or without dancer/s.Open or Close
Chas performs as a solo artist and also accompanies dancers. He has 20 years experience of performing and can provide a show comprising of rhythmic compositions played on several types of drums e.g. Darabuka, Doholla, Riq, Frame Drums and Zills. Chas also works extensively with dancers and can accompany Raqs Sharki Dancers ( aka Bellydancers ) in an improvisational context and can also devise Tabla Solo compositions. If you are looking to book a Raqs Sharki dancer with live drumming then please contact me HERE for to enquire for further information and rates. I work with several dancers and work most often with Carmen Jones ( Website HERE )
Check out Chas and Carmen
See Chas playing a drum solo with full rhythmic backing:
PRIVATE FUNCTIONS: Parties, Weddings, University Balls, Corporate etc.Open or Close
If you are looking for a drummer, dancer, band or a combination of any performers to perform traditional Middle Eastern and/or Turkish music and dance at your event, then we are able to help you tailor a package specifically for you requirements. We have considerable experience at playing many different types of private events ranging from Corporate Events, Weddings, University Balls, Arabic Themed Parties etc. The main performance line up we recommend for private functions is MAZAJ a trio of experienced musicians playing a wide repertoire of Arabic and Turkish popular songs with traditional dance by Carmen Jones. However it is possible to book a performing band with more or fewer musicians and dancers. We have set lists where you can see and hear the musicians and dancers perform these tracks at the main MAZAJ PAGE. We are able to present ourselves in smart formal outfits or traditional ethnic costume, we can also provide some traditional Arabic background drapes and also a medium sized P.A.
Please CONTACT US to enquire further.
SOME NOTABLE PREVIOUS EVENTS:
BRADFORD AND BINGLEY AWARDS CEREMONY - Elstree Film Studios - 2008.
BRADFORD AND BINGLEY AWARDS CEREMONY - Bradford - 2008 .
ROMAN RE-ENACTMENT - Chester - 2008 -2012.
NEWTON MILL CAMPSITE RESIDENCY - April to Oct. 2011.
SECRET WORLD ARABIAN BALL - 2010.
PRIVATE EVENT - Royal Institute Of Charted Surveyors.
OTHER PRIVATE EVENT VENUES - Babbington House. Priston Mill, Ston Easton Park.
EXETER UNIVERSITY - Arabic Society Cultural Event - 2009.
OXFORD UNIVERSITY UNION BALL - 2008.
OXFORD BROOKES STUDENT UNION ARABIAN NIGHT - 2008.
OXFORD UNIVERSITY CASABLANCA BALL - 2010.
SESSION WORK - Recording and Performing.Open or Close