Function Singer

Weddings Birthdays Functions

Solo

Laura-Jayne has been singing at weddings, birthdays, functions and corporate events for the last 10 years and loves her work. She is a wonderful addition to any gathering or celebration and caters to all audiences. With a repertoire ranging from the 1960’s to present day, there is something in her sets for everyone and she is always happy to take requests or play guitar for anyone who would like to get on stage and have a sing. Whether it’s a birthday or a wedding, your special day means the world to you and it’s important to be surrounded by people who understand that. Laura-Jayne is incredibly friendly and caring and ensures her clients get everything they want from her performance. It is always a truly great night of entertainment from an experienced and talented entertainer. Laura-Jayne can work around any event schedule. Whether it’s regular 45min sets, background music between speeches, or the bride and grooms first dance, she is flexible and accommodating.

With Band

In addition to her solo work, Laura-Jayne also performs with her band, The Canaries, who are also available for weddings, functions and corporate events. The Canaries bring you back to the original sound of the 1930’s, paying tribute to one of the most iconic and pioneering bands of the wartime era, The Boswell Sisters. With intricately played melodies, unpredictable rhythms and perfectly blended harmonies, they take you on a journey back in time to the origins of the 3 part harmony group. Like the Boswell Sisters, they take the idea of jazz and do it vocally. Prized for their authentic sound, The Canaries are backed by a live eclectic ensemble of talented jazz musicians, comprising of a double bass, guitar, clarinet, trumpet and violin. If you’re looking for something truly original to bring that unique touch to your special day, something that leaves you with a warm feeling in your tummy, this is the band for you. Check out The Canaries info and repertoire below.

Solo Repertoire

Laura-Jayne Hunter is a professional singer for weddings and corporate events in CambridgeshireIt’s important to have the right sound for the right moment. Laura-Janye is armed with slow romantics, heart-wrenching ballads, singing-along classics and upbeat movers to guarantee the perfect accompaniment to your event.

Her years of experience have given her the ability to read her crowd with great accuracy and deliver a set to suit any situation. This means you can leave her to entertain all night long, or if you’d like something more specific you can select from her extensive repertoire below.

If you can’t see the track you’d like her to perform, Laura-Jayne can learn new material for an additional fee, please contact for more details.

CHILLED SONGS

01. Elton John – Your Song
02. Ray Charles/Peggy Lee – Hit the road Jack/wade in the water/fever
03. The Sundays – Here’s where the story ends
04. Outkast – Hey Ya
05. Jeff Buckley – Hallelujah
06. Phoenix – 1901
07. Ed Sheran – The A-team
08. Paula Cole – I don’t wanna wait
09. Snow Patrol – Chasing Cars
10. Bill Withers – Just the two of us
11. Bill Withers – Lean On Me
12. Sixpence Non The Richer – Kiss me
13. Sixpence Non The Richer – There She Goes
14. Britney Spears – Toxic
15. Ellie Goulding – Figure 8
16. Ellie Goulding – Lights
17. Seal – Kiss from a rose
18. Lady Gaga – Poker face
19. Tom Petty – Free falling
20. Bon Iver – Skinny love
21. Jesse Ware – If you’re never gonna move
22. Norah Jones – Turn me on
23. Norah Jones – Come Away With Me
24. Norah Jones – Don’t Know Why
25. James McMorrow – Higher love
26. Eva Cassidy – Over the rainbow
27. Eva Cassidy – Fields Of Gold
28. Eva Cassidy – Songbird
29. Cold Play – Fix you
30. Cyndi Lauper – Time after time
31. Eric Clapton – Wonderful tonight
32. Radiohead – High and dry
33. Radiohead – Creep
34. Alanis Morrisette – Hand in my pocket
35. Avril Lavigne – Complicated
36. Bryan Adams – Heaven
37. Moloko – Time is now
38. Moloko – Sing It Back
39. Keane – Somewhere only we know
40. Adele – Make you feel my love
41. Michael Jackson – Billie jean
42. Dido – Thank You
43. Sarah MaGlaughlin – Angel
44. Christina Perri – A Thousand Years
45. Ben E King – Stand By Me
46. Bob Dylan – Knockin On Heavens Door
47. Bob Dylan – Blowin’ In The Wind
48. Joni Mitchell – Big Yellow Taxi
49. Roberta Flack – The First Time Ever I saw Your Face
50. Foo Fighters – Everlong
51. Alison Kraus – When You Say Nothing At All
52. The Corrs – Run Away
53. The Corrs – What Can I Do?
54. Johnny Cash – Ring of Fire
55. Sinead O’Connor – Nothing Compares To You
56. Rihanna – We Found Love
57. Rihanna – Umbrella
58. Lisa Loeb – Stay
59. Damien Rice – Cannonball
60. Prince – Purple Rain
61. Steelers Wheel – Stuck In The Middle
62. Andy Williams – Moonriver

UPBEAT SONGS

1. Don McClean – American pie
2. 4 Non Blondes – Whats up?
3. James – Sit down
4. Train – Hey soul sister
5. Elvis – Suspicious minds
6. The Beatles – Eight days a week

7. The Beatles – Twist and shout
8. The Beatles – Ticket to Ride
9. Queen – Crazy little thing called love
10. The Monkees – I’m a believer
11. The Rembrandts – I’ll be there for you
12. Cyndi Lauper – Girls just wanna have fun
13. George Michael – Faith
14. Ce Lo Green – Forget you
15. Knarles Barkley – Crazy
16. Lionel Ritchie – All night long
17. Oasis – Wonderwall
18. Van Morrison – Brown eyed girl
19. KT Tunstall – Black horse and cherry tree
20. Deep Blue Something – Breakfast at tiffanys
21. Kings of Leon – Sex on fire
22. Kings of Leon – Use Somebody
23. Kings of Leon – Mollys Chambers
24. Mumford & sons – I will wait
25. Mumford & Sons – Lover of The Light
26. Fleetwood Mac – Everywhere
27. Fleetwood Mac – Go Your Own Way
28. Bryan Adams – Summer of 69
29. Eagle Eye Cherry – Save tonight
30. Michelle Branch – Everywhere
31. The Killers – Mr Brightside
32. Leonard Skynyrd – Sweet home Alabama
33. Estelle – American Boy
34. Jason Mraz – Im Yours
35. David Gray – Babylon
36. Ottis Redding – Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay
37. Corrine Bailey Rae – Put Your records on
38. Corrine Bailey Rae – Just Like A Star
39. John Denver – Country Roads
40. Alanis morisette – Ironic
41. The Proclaimers – 500 Miles

IRISH TRADITIONAL SONGS

1. I’ll Tell Me Ma
2. Molly Malone
3. Irish Rover
4. The Wild Rover
5. Rocky Road To Dublin
6. The Galway Races
7. When Irish Eyes Are Smiling
8. The Gypsy Rover
9. Seven Drunken Nights
10. Step It Out Mary
11. Fields Of Anthenry
12. Star Of County Down
13. I’m a Rover
14. Black Velvet Band
15. Red is the Rose
16. Spanish Lady
17. Whiskey in the Jar
18. She Moved Through the Fair
19. Oh Danny Boy
20. Amazing Grace

LOOP PEDAL SET

1. Valerie – Amy Winehouse
2. Heaven – Emelie Sande
3. Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
4. Superstition – Stevie Wonder
5. Love You – The Free Design
6. Little Boxes – Malvina Reynolds
7. Just For Now – Imogen Heap
8. Teardrop – Massive Attack
9. Nothing Compares – Sinead O’Conner
10. Gangsta’s Paradise – Coolio/Stevie Wonder
11. Sweet Child Of Mine – Guns n Roses
12. Pure Imagination – Willy Wonka

The Canaries

Laura-Jayne and The Canaries for weddings, functions and corporate events

The Canaries are a three-part close harmony group who style themselves on one of the most iconic and pioneering trios of the 1930’s, ‘The Boswell Sisters’. Backed by their live ensemble of talented jazz musicians playing violin, guitar, double bass, clarinet, flute and trumpet, the group create an authentic vintage sound reminiscent of the wartime era. By taking the idea of jazz and doing it vocally, the group craft intricate melodies, unpredictable rhythms and perfectly blended harmonies, creating a distinct and catchy sound which makes them appropriate for a wide range of special events.

The Canaries Repertoire

It’s The Girl – The Boswell Sisters
It Don’t Mean a Thing – The Boswell Sisters
Lullaby Of Broadway – The Boswell Sisters
Heebie Jeebie’s – The Boswell Sisters
Shout Sister Shout – The Boswell Sisters
The Sentimental Gentleman – The Boswell Sisters
Shuffle Off To Buffalo – The Boswell Sisters
Everybody Loves My Baby – The Boswell Sisters
Crazy People – The Boswell Sisters
Charlie Two-Step – The Boswell Sisters
Cheek To Cheek – The Boswell Sisters
Write Myself a Letter – The Boswell Sisters
Coffee In The Morning – The Boswell Sisters
Why Don’t You Practice What You Preach The Boswell Sisters
St Louis Blues – The Boswell Sisters
Roll On Mississippi Roll On – The Boswell Sisters
It’s You – The Boswell Sisters
I Don’t Stand a Ghost Of a Chance – The Dinning Sisters

Do You Love Me – The Dinning Sisters
The Way You Look Tonight – The Dinning Sisters
Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy – The Andrew Sisters
Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree – The Andrew Sisters
Rum & Coca Cola – The Andrew Sisters
I Got Rhythm – The Puppini Sisters
Mr Sandman – The Puppini Sisters
Lollipop – The Chordettes
Hit The Road Jack – Peggy Lee
Why Don’t You Do Right – Peggy Lee
Don’t Explain – Billie Holiday
Moonlight In Vermont – Ella Fitzgerald

Instrumentals

Nuage
Sweet Georgia Brown
Belleville
Dark Town Strutters Ball

To book The Canaries for your wedding, function or corporate event, please contact Laura-Jayne for pricing and availability.

Testimonials

“Just a quick note to say a huge thank you for Saturday night, you were a great success with everyone and the comments we have received since the night have been incredibly positive. We thoroughly enjoyed the night.”
Mandi & Andre Sowik

“We had a fantastic wedding and everyone thought Laura-Jayne was fab, her voice was beautiful and she had people up and dancing from the beginning to the end of her set. I would highly recommend her.”
Laura Freeman, Bride

Laura-Jayne Hunter is a professional singer for weddings and corporate events in Bristol“On the day in question, Laura-Jayne arrived in good time, was completely self-sufficient and performed beautifully. She crafted our requested songs to fit with the ceremony and certainly wowed the guests!”
Tony Forster, Groom

“Laura-Jayne was amazing, beautiful voice and created a great atmosphere throughout the day. All the guests commented on her and were really impressed. Laura-Jayne definitely brought a little bit of sunshine to our very rainy wedding day. Thank you.”
Suzie Bader, Bride

“We absolutely loved every minute of Laura-Jayne’s performance and she was a total highlight of our wedding. It was so fantastic to have her there and to dance to some of our favourite songs. Some of our guests who really aren’t keen dancers even came onto the dancefloor and had a little jig! We had an amazing time and would book her again, what an unforgettably beautiful event!”
Daniela Faulhaber, Bride

“She has an amazing voice and she was very popular amongst all our guests too. I would not hesitate to book Laura-Jayne again in the future and I would thoroughly recommend her to anyone!”
Gareth Mainwaring, Events Organiser

“We were very pleased with Laura-Jayne’s performance at our wedding. Along with being both professional and very friendly and approachable, she also sings beautifully and had a great range of songs. A very talented lady!”
Aiden Wyatt, Groom

“We just wanted to thank you so much for playing at our wedding on 5th May. We had an amazing day and were so glad you were able to help create that. You are so talented!”
Nicola and Aiden Evans, Bride & Groom

“I just wanted to thank you so much for performing at our wedding on Saturday. You really made the day for us and everyone loved your performance. I wasn’t sure there would be any dancing but you had everyone up on the dance floor which really made our magical day even more perfect. I’ve had loads of people asking after you so I think it’s fair to say you were a big hit!”
Emily Watson

“Laura-Jayne was fantastic, she was set up on time, she fitted in around buffets and cake cutting, she even let an old uncle get hold of the microphone, her voice is beautiful, she was absolutely the perfect choice for us, I would not hesitate in asking for her again in the future!”
Suzanne Grundy