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Shimmer Strings

Solo Strings / Violinist

  • Bristol


A unique performer, Shimmer Strings is an international freelance violinist and composer who is on a mission to explore the musical language through her instruments and voice.

From session playing to aerial violin, she lives and breathes music. She enjoys collaborating with other artists (Arbor Circus, Inverted Dance Company) and musicians (Muse and Antonio Forcione) from around the world and has most recently been working on a loop pedal set to explore creative avenues in electronic music.

In addition to performing at some of the worlds most prestigious venues and events, including the O2 and Glastonbury, Aelfwyn is also responsible for the creation of a unique mirrorball violin act, an LED act and an Aerial Violin act. With a passion to bring together visual and auditory excellence, Shimmer Strings is at home building innovative acts to entertain and engage audiences from all walks of life.



Pop Alternative/Indie

A Sky Full of Stars - Coldplay

American Idiot Greenday

Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol

Dog Days are over - Florence & the Machine

Fireflies Owl City

Hallelujah Leonard Cohen

Hey there Delillah Plain White T’s

Home Edward Sharpe & Magnetic Zeros

Iris The Goo Goo Dolls

Let Her Go Passenger

Mr Brightside Killers

One Day Like This Elbow

Pompeii Bastille

Radioactive Imagine Dragons

Roses The Chainsmokers

Secret Smile Semisonic

Sky Full of Stars Coldplay

Somebody I Used to Know Gotye

Songbird Eva Cassidy

The Scientist Coldplay

Viva La Vida Coldplay

Wonderwall Oasis

Have I Told You Lately Van Morrison

All You Need Is Love Beatles

Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival

Blue Moon Elvis

Bohemian Rhapsody Queen

Brown Eyed Girl Van Morrison

Crazy Little Thing Called Love Queen

Here comes the Sun Beatles

I’m a Believer The Monkees

Let it Be The Beatles

Pretty Woman Roy Orbison

Queen: Medley Queen

Rocket Man Elton John

Scarborough Fair Simon and Garfunkle

Blame Calvin Harris & John Newman

Dangerous David Guetta

Firestone Kygo

Get Lucky Daft Punk

Hey Brother Avici

Hold My Hand Jess Glyne

Hopipolla Sigur Ros

I Feel Love Donna Summer

Infinity Guru Josh project

Latch Disclosure

Lean On Major Lazer & DJ Snake

My Head Is A Jungle Wankelmut & Emma Louise

Rather Be Clean Bandit

Real Love Clean Bandit

Show Me Love Sam Feldt

Solo Dancing Indiana

Sorry Justin Bieber

Spectrum Florence and the Machine

This is What You Came For Calvin Harris

Wake Me up Avici

We Found Love Rihanna

Wild Thoughts DJ Khaled and Rihanna

Jolene Dolly Parton

Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon and Garfunkel

California Dreaming The Beach Boys

Fields of Gold Eva Cassidy

Magic Bruno Mars

Canned Heat Jamiroquai

Uptown Funk Bruno Mars

Pop Hip Hop

All of the Lights Kanye West

Beautiful Christine Aguilera

Black and Yellow Wiz Khalifa

Changes 2Pac

Gold Digger Kanye West

Hypnotize The Notorious BIG

Love Yourself Eminem

Mask Off Future

Pound Cake Drake ft. JayZ


7 Years Lukas Graham

A Thousand Years Christina Perri

All About that Bass Meghan Trainor

All of Me John Legend

Attention Charlie Puth

Bad Romance Lady Gaga

Be My Baby The Ronettes

Billie Jean Michael Jackson

Blank Space Taylor Swift

Call Me Maybe Carly Rae Jepson

Can’t Get You out of my Head Kylie Minogue

Can’t Help Falling In Love Elvis

Can’t Take My Eyes Off You Lauren Hill

Chandelier Sia

Cheerleader OMI

Come Away With Me Norah Jones

Counting Stars One Republic

Despacito Justin Bieber

Diamonds Rihanna

Diamonds are Forever Shirley Bassey

Don't Know Why Norah Jones

Don’t Stop Believing Journey

Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough Michael Jackson

Don’t Upset The Rhythm Noisettes

Every Breath you Take Police

Everything I do Bryan Adams

Feeling Good Michael Buble

Firework Katy Perry

Forget You Cee Lo Green

God Only Knows The Beach Boys

Greatest Day Take That

Grenade Bruno Mars

Happy Pharrell

Havana Camila Cabello

Hello Adele

Ho Hey The Lumineers

How Long Will You Love Me Ellie Goulding

I Can See Clearly Now Jimmy Cliff

I Love you Always Forever Donna Summer

I Say a Little Prayer Dusty Springfield

I Want You Back Jackson 5

I Will Always Love You Whitney Houston

I’m Yours Jason Mraz

I’ve Had The Time Of My Life Bill Medley

Isn’t She Lovely Stevie Wonder

Just The Way You Are Bruno Mars

Katy Perry Medley Katy Perry

Kiss From a Rose Seal

Kissing you Desree

La vie en rose Edith Piaf

Light my Fire Jose Feliciano

Livin' La Vida Loca Ricky Martin

Love is All Around Wet, Wet, Wet

Love is in the Air John Paul Young

Love Me Like You Do Ellie Goulding

Love me tender Elvis

Love Story Taylor Swift

Make You Feel My Love Adele

Mamma Mia Abba

Marry you Bruno Mars

Me Too Meghan Trainor

Michael Jackson Medley Michael Jackson

Mirrors Justin Tmiberlake

Moon River Frank Sinatra

More than Words Extreme

My Guy Mary Wells

My Heart Will Go On Celine Dion

Nobody does it better Carly Simon

Nothing Breaks Like a Heart Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson

On The Floor JLO

Paradise Coldplay

Perfect Ed Sheeran

Perhaps,Perhaps,Perhaps Doris Day

Photograph Ed Sheehan

Poker Face Lady Gaga

Price Tag Jessie J

Promises Calvin Harris

Roar Katy Perry

Rolling in the Deep Adele

Sax Fleur East

Set Fire to the Rain Adele

Shape of You Ed Sheeran

Shut up and Dance Walk the Moon

Signed, Sealed, Delivered Stevie Wonder

Simply The Best Tina Turner

Skyfall Adele

Somebody Like You Adele

Something Stupid Robbie Williams

Somewhere Only We Know Lily Allen

Somewhere Over The

Rainbow Israel Kamakavivo

Stay With Me Sam Smith

Staying Alive The Bee Gees

Superstition Stevie Wonder

Telephone Lady Gaga

The Book of Love Gavin James

The Way You Make Me Feel Michael Jackson

These Boots are Made for Walking Nancy Sinatra

Thinking Out Loud Ed Sheeran

Titanium David Guetta

Toxic Britney Spears

Truly Madly Deeply Savage Garden

Unchained Melody Righteous Brothers

We are Young Fun.

What Do You Mean? Justin Bieber

What Makes you Beautiful One Direction

Wonderful Tonight Michael Buble

Writings On The Wall Sam Smith

Yellow Coldplay

Yesterday The Beatles

Your Love Keeps Lifting Me Higher Jackie Wilson

Your Song Elton John

Pop R&B

Ain’t No Sunshine Bill Withers

All The Stars Kendrick Lamar

All The Way Up Fat Joe & Remy Ma

Crazy In Love Beyonce

Dernière Danse Indila

Fever Peggy Lee

I Can’t Feel My Face Weekend

If I Ain’t Got You Alicia Keys

If I Were A Boy Beyonce

Killing Me Softly Fugees

Pop R&B/Soul

Lets Stay Together Al Green

You Know I'm No Good Amy Winehouse

At Last Etta James

Back to Black Amy Winehouse

I Heard it Through the Grapevine Marvin Gaye

Respect Aretha Franklin

Say A Little Prayer Aretha Franklin

Sitting On the Dock of the Bay Otis Redding

Son of a Preacher Man Dusty Springfield

Stand By Me Ben E King

Pop Rock

Bittersweet Symphony The Verve

I Love Rock and Roll Joan Jett

Kashmir Led Zeppelin

Living on a Prayer Bon Jovi

Smells Like Teen Spirit Nirvana

Super Massive Black Hole Muse

Sweet Child O Mine Guns and Roses

Take Me To Church Hoosiers

Time of your Life Greenday

White Wedding Billy Idol

Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin

Stage and Screen

A Heart full of Love Les Miserables

A Whole new world Aladdin

All I Ask Of You The Phantom of the Opera

Beauty and The Beast Beauty and The Beast

Born Free Theme Born Free

Braveheart Theme Braveheart

Bring Him Home Les Miserables

Can you Feel the Love Tonight The Lion King

Chariots of fire Vangelis

Circle of Life The Lion King

Countess Cathleen Riverdance

Edelwiess The Sound of Music

Eye of the tiger Rocky

Gabriel’s Oboe and Chi Man Moricone

Game of Thrones Theme Game of Thones

Georgia On My Mind Ray

Godfather Theme Godfather

Grow Old With You The Wedding singer

He’s A Pirate Pirates of the Caribbean

I Dreamed A Dream Les Miserables

I Get a Kick out of You Anything Goes

I Will Always Love You Bodyguard

I’ve had the time of my life Dirty Dancing

James Bond Medley James Bond

Jeeves and Wooster theme Jeeves and Wooster

Jurassic Park Theme Jurassic Park

Kiss From A Rose Batman forever

Kissing you Romeo and Juliet

Le Banquet/Valse des monstres Amelie

Les Miserables Medley Les Miserables

Let it go Frozen

Love is all around Four Weddings and a Funeral

Memory Cats

Mission Impossible Theme Mission Impossible

My Guy Sister Act

Moon River Breakfast at Tiffany’s

My Favourite Things The Sound of Music

My Heart Will Go On Titanic

New York, New York New York, New York

Nobody Does It Better The Spy Who Loved Me

Now we are free Gladiator

On My Own Les Miserables

Phantom of the Opera Medley Phantom of the Opera

Por Una Cabeza Scent of a Woman

Ring of Fire Walk the Line

Roxanne Tango Moulin rouge

Schindlers List Theme Schindlers List

Smile Charlie Chaplin

Somewhere over the rainbow Wizard of Oz

Take My Breath Away Top Gun

The Greatest Show Medley The Greatest Show

Unexpected Song Song and Dance

Wedding Processional The Sound of Music

Where do I begin Love Story

Wouldn’t It Be Loverly My Fair Lady

You must love me Evita

Hallelujah Shrek


All of Me Gerald Marks

Anything Goes Cole Porter

Autumn Leaves Johnny Mercer

Birdland Maynard Ferguson

Blue Bossa Dexter Gordan

Blue Moon Frank Sinatra

Dream a Little Dream of Me Louis Armstrong

Feeling Good Michael Bublé

Fly me to the Moon Howard

Georgia On My Mind Ray Charles

Girl from ipanema Frank Sinatra

Goodbye Pork Pie Hat Charles Mingus

House of the Rising Sun Anon

I Can’t Give you Anything But Love Jimmy McHugh

I Got Rhythm Gershwin

In the mood Glen Miller

It Don’t Mean A Thing Duke Ellington

It Had to be You Jones

Misty Errol Garner

Moon River Mancini

My Favourite Things John Coltrane

My Funny Valentine Ella Fitzgerald

Nature Boy Nat King Cole

Petite Fleur Sidney Bechet

Satin Doll Duke Ellington

Song For My Father Sonner

Songbird Eva Cassidy

St. James Infirmary Blues Louis Armstrong

Summertime George Gershwin

Sway Dean Martin

Take Five Dave Brubeck

The Way you Look tonight Kern/Fields

What a Wonderful World Louis Armstrong


Adagio Albinoni

Greensleeves Anon

Toccata in D minor Bach

Air on the G string Bach

Ave Maria Bach

Double Violin Concerto Bach

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Bach

Violin Concerto in A minor Bach

Moonlight Beethoven

Sonata in F major op.24 (Spring) Beethoven

Allegro (Sonata for Violin and Piano in F major, Op.24 Beethoven

Ode to Joy Beethoven

Romance in F Beethoven

Symphony Number 5 Beethoven

One hand, one heart Bernstein

Passacglia Biber

Prelude to Carmen Bizet

Boheme Bizet

Gigue Brahms

Hungarian Dances Brahms

O Sole Mio Capua

Por Una Cabeza Carlos Gardel

Grande Valse Brilliante Chopin

Nocturne in E-flat Major Chopin

Valse Chopin

Trumpet Voluntary Clarke

Allegro (from Christmas Concerto) Correlli

Claire de lune Debussy

The Girl with the Flaxen Hair Debussy

Flower Duet Delibes

The Sorceres Apprentice Dukas

Humoresque Dvorak

Largo From the New World Dvorak

Slavonic Dance No.10 op.72 Dvorak

Caprice 24 Paganini

Beu Brummel Elgar

Chanson de Matin Elgar

Chanson de Nuit Elgar

Salut D’Amour Elgar

Berceuse Faure

Sicellienne Faure

Tendress Faure

Pavane Faure

Pie Jesu Faure

Panis Angelicus Franck

Ave Maria Franz Schubert

Ave Maria Gounod

In the Hall of the Mountain King Greig

Wedding Day at Troldhaugen Greig

Hornpipe (Water Music) Handel

La Rejouissance Handel

Arrival of the Queen of Sheba Handel

Water Music Handel

St Pauls Suite Holst

Jupiter Holst

Ashokan Farewell Jay Ungar

Adiemus Variations Jenkins

Palladio Jenkins

Adagio (Sparticus) Khachaturian

Liebesleid Kreisler

Preludium und Allegro Kreisler

Adagietto Mahler

Intermezzo (Cavelleria Rusticana) Masagni

Meditation (from Thais) Massenet

Wedding March Mendelssohn

Czardas Monti

Classical Rondeu Mouret

Classical Ave Verum Corpus Mozart

Classical Eine Kleine Nachtusik Mozart

Classical Rondo, Serenade No.7 “Haffner” Mozart

Classical Barcorolle Offenbach

Classical Canon in D Pachelbel

Classical Jerulalem Parry

Classical Libertango Piazola

Classical Nessun Dorma Puccini

Classical Piano Concerto No.3 (main theme) Rachmanino v

Classical Vocalise Rachmaninoff

Classical Bolero Ravel

Classical The Swan Sain Saens

Classical Con te Partiro Sartori

Classical Gymnopedie No.1 Satie

Classical Time to Say Goodbye Satori/Bocelli

Classical Blue Danube Strauss

Classical Radetzky March Strauss

Classical Danse Des Mirlitons (From The Nutcracker) Tchaikovsky

Classical Waltz of the flowers Tchaikovsky

Classical Melodie Tchaikovsky

Classical Les Plasiers D'Amour Telemann

Type Name Artist


Classical The Four Seasons Vivaldi

Classical Ride of the Valkyries Wagner

Classical Bridal March Wagner

Classical Legende Wieniawski

Classical Schindlers List Williams

Classical Time to say goodbye Andrea Bocelli

Type Name Artist



Type Name Artist

Christmas All I Want For Christmas Is You Mariah Carey

Christmas Away In A Manger Martin Luther

Christmas Blue Christmas Elvis

Christmas Christmas Song (Chestnuts roasting

by the fire) Mel Torme

Christmas Coventry Carol Traditional

Christmas Deck The Halls John Ceiriog


Christmas Ding Dong Merrily On High




Christmas Fairytale of New York Pogues

Christmas Frosty The Snowman

Walter E.

Rollins &

Steve Nelson

Christmas God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Traditional

Christmas Good King Wencelas Traditional

Christmas Hark The Herald Angels Sing Traditional

Christmas Have Yourself a Merry Little

Christmas Judy Garland

Christmas I Saw Three Ships Traditional

Christmas Its Beginning To Look A lot Like

Christmas Dean Martin

Christmas In the Bleak Mid Winter Traditional

Christmas Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Helms

Christmas Jingle Bells Michael Buble

Christmas Last Christmas Wham

Christmas Let It Snow Dean Martin



Christmas Little Town Of Bethlemen Traditional

Christmas Once In Royal David’s City Traditional

Christmas RudolphThe Red Nose Reindeer Johnny Marks

Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree Brenda Lee

Christmas Santa Baby Eartha Kitt

Christmas Santa Claus Is Coming To Town



Coots &



Christmas Silent Night Traditional

Christmas The First Noel Traditional

Christmas The Holly and The Ivy Traditional

Christmas The Twelve Days of Christmas Traditional

Christmas Twinkle Twinkle Little Star Traditional

Christmas We Three Kings Traditional

Christmas We Wish You A Merry Christmas Traditional

Christmas White Christmas Bing Crosby

Christmas Winter Wonderland Richard



Scarborough fair Trad. English

Skye boat song Trad. Scottish

Slavonic Dance in E Minor Spanish & South

Tango Appassionato Latin air

The Minstrel Boy Trad. Irish

Welsh Medley Trad. Welsh

Ye bank and braes Trad. Scottish

Zorbas Dance Trad. Greek

A Londonderry Air Trad

Amazing Grace Trad. English

Ashokan Farewell Ungar

Auld lang syne Trad. Scottish

Cafetin de Buenos Aires Trad. Spanish

English Folk Medley Trad. English

Cotton eyed Joe

Danny boy Trad. Irish

Fandang Trad. Spanish

Foggy Mountain

Greensleeves Trad. English

Hava Nagilah Trad. Jewish

Cooley’s Reel/Drowsy

Maggie/Maid Behind the Bar

Hora Martisorului Trad. Jewish

I'm a doun for Lack o'

Johnnie Trad. Scottish

Irish Medley Traditional

La Bamba Trad. Mexican

La Cucaracha Trad. Spanish

Libertango Latin air

Morning Has Broken Hymn

Slip Jig Medley Trad. Irish

Riverdance Medley Trad. Irish

Sailors hornpipe Trad. Irish


Aaye Ho Meri

Zindagi Mein Alka Yagnik Raja


Bollywood Ae Dil Hai


Pritam & Arijit


Ae Dil Hai


Angrezi Beat Gippy Grewal

& Honey Singh Cocktail

Aye Mere


Udit Narayan

& Alka Yagnik

Qayamat se

Qayamat Tak

Baazigar o Baazigar

Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik Baazigar

Badtameez Dil Benny Dayal Yeh Jawaani

Hai Deewani

Balam Pichkari

Vishal Dadlani & Shalmali


Yeh Jawaani

Hai Deewani

Banjara Mohammed

Irfan Ek Villain

Bebo Alisha Chinai Kambakkht


Bollywood Bheegi Si

Bhaagi Si


Chauhan &

Antara Mitra


Bin Tere


Amanat Ali &



I Hate Luv Storys

Chura Liya Hai



Rafi & Asha


Yaadon Ki





Ghoshal Agneepath

Chaudhvin Ka

Chand Ho


Alimchandani & Mohammed


Choudhvin Ka



Leke Aaya




Mere Jeevan


Dekha Ek



Kumar & Lata



Deewana Kar

Raha Hai Javed Ali Raaz 3

Desi girl




Chauhan &

Vishal Dadlani


Dilli Wali


Arijit Singh & Sunidhi


Yeh Jawaani

Hai Deewani

Guzarish Javed Ali &

Sonu Nigam Ghajini

Gerua Arijit Singh &

Antara Mitra Dilwale

Hasi Ban

Gaye Ami Mishra Hamari Adhuri


Heartbeat Shankar

Ehsaan Loy

Kal Ho Naa



Shah Rukh

Khan, Katrina

Kaif, Anushka


Jab Tak Hai



Humise Chura



Mangeshkar &

Udit Narayan


Jai Ho Sukhwinder


Slumdog Millionaire

Bollywood Jag


Rahat Fateh & Ali Khan Sultan

Kabhi Kabhie

Mere Dil Mein Mukesh Kabhi Kabhie

Kal Ho Naa

Ho Sonu Nigam Kal Ho Naa


Kuch Kuch

Hota Hai

Jatin-Lalit &

Udit Narayan

Kuch Kuch

Hota Hai

Lal Dupatta Alka Yagnik, &

Udit Narayan

Mujhse Shaadi


Mehndi Laga

Ke Rakannah



& Udit


Mehandi Laga

Ke Rakhna

Mere Yaar Ki

Shaadi Hai

Udit Narayan,

Sonu Nigam

& Alka Yagnik

Mere Yaar Ki

Shaadi Hai





Monteiro &


Amanat Ali

Kabhi Alvida

Na Kehna


Love Themes Instrumental Mohabbatein

Mundian To

Bach Ke Panjabi MC

Nagada Sang



Ghoshal &

Osman Mir

Goliyon Ki



O Re Piya Rahat Fateh &

Ali Khan Aaja Nachle

Party all Night Yo Yo Honey

Singh Boss

Peen Loon Mohit


Once Upon A

Time In


Pehla Nasha

Udit Narayan

& Sadhana


Pehla Nasha

Pehli Nazar

Mein Atif Aslam Race



Ghoshal &

Vasihali Made



Pyar Diwana

Hota Hai Kishore Kumar Kati Patang

Pyar Ye Jane

Kaisa Hai

Aamir Khan

Jackie Shroff & Urmila



Rimjhim Gire

Sawan Kishore Kumar Manzil

Roop Tera

Mastana Kishore Kumar Aradhana

Roshni Se

Alka Yagnik &




Shukran Allah



Sonu Nigam &




Suraj Hua


Sonu Nigam

& Alka Yagnik

Kabhi Khushi

Kabhie Gham

Tere Bina

A.R. Rahman,


Murtuza Khan

& Qadir Khan


Tere Liye

Atif Aslam,




Tere Liye Asim Azhar

Tere Mast

Mast Do Nain

Rahat fateh

Ali Khan &




Teri Ore

Rahat Fateh

Ali Khan &



Singh Is


Bollywood Teri Meri

Salman Khan

& Kareena



Bollywood Tujh Mein Rab

Dikhta Hai

Roop Kumar


Rab Ne Bana

Di Jodi


Tujhe Dekha

To Yeh Jana


Kumar Sanu,




Dulhania Le


Bollywood Tum Hi Dekho


Sonu Nigam

& Alka Yagnik

Kabhi Alvida

na Kehna

Tum Hi Ho Arijit Singh Aashiqui 2

Yeh Kaha Aa

Gaye Hum







Sonu Nigam &

Alka Yagnik

Kabhi Khushi

Kabhie Gham

Yeh Shaam

Mastani Kishore Kumar Kati Patang

Zara sa jhoom



& Asha



Dulhania Le




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Our process

Ring Ring Ring


Lets' get to know each other. One of the Wedding Jam team will call to find out how we can help you achieve your musical dream.

Music Consultation


Wedding Jam meet with you to discuss your tastes and preferences in greater depth.

Spin and Swerve Lists


Send across your bangers and clangers so we can pitch the set just right.

Let's Dance!


Memorable music. Unforgettable wedding.

We put you and your music first