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Steve Banks is a professional guitarist based in Birmingham and Dorset working in soul, funk, blues and jazz styles. He is available as a soloist for all types of event.
Steve Banks graduated from Leeds College of Music and has worked as a solo artist and session guitarist with top musicians around the UK. Recent solo performances include interval sets for legends Maceo Parker, Courtney Pine and The Poole Lighthouse Theatre Jazz Guitar festival alongside Martin Taylor and John Etheridge. Solo performances offer a dynamic mix of Funk, Jazz, Blues and Soul. Sets can be designed to enhance a wide range of settings.
Steve also has a wide experience of teaching including Yamaha music schools and LMFL International Jazz Summer school. He is currently the guitar teacher for the BA (Hons) Popular Music Performance at Solent University.
Steve is available to play at all sorts of events from solo concerts and gigs through to background music for private functions, weddings and corporate events. Steve uses a range of loop pedals to create the his live backings as featured on the audio samples.
Travel UK Wide
Steve is currently based in both Birmingham and Dorset and is therefore able to travel easily to events between these two regions. He is also willing to travel anywhere in the UK and internationally.
Billie Jean – Michael Jackson
Belief – John Mayer
Cannonball Shuffle – Robben Ford
Chameleon – Herbie Hancock
Cold sweat – James Brown
Come Together – The Beatles
Down to the Nightclub – Tower of Power
Express Yourself – Charles Wright
50 Ways To leave Your Lover – Paul Simon
Hallelujah I Love Her So – Ray Charles
Hideaway – Eric Clapton
I Heard It Through The Grapevine – Marvin Gaye
I Wish – Stevie Wonder
Isn’t She Lovely – Stevie Wonder
Misdirected Blues – Robben Ford
Signed, Sealed Delivered – Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke – Stevie Wonder
Stormy Monday – B.B King
Summertime – Gershwin (funky)
Superstition – Stevie Wonder
There’s Only So Much Oil In the Ground – Tower of Power
The Wind Cries Mary – Jimi Hendrix
Time After Time – Cyndi Lauper
Top of The Hill – Robben Ford
Valerie – Amy Winehouse
When I Leave Here – Robben Ford
Working Day and Night – Michael Jackson
A Sleepin’ Bee
But Not For Me
Cheek To Cheek
I Got Rhythm
I Love You
Love for Sale
Lullaby of Birdland
Someday My Prince Will Come
Stella by Starlight
The Lady Is A Tramp
The More I See You
There Will Never Be Another You
Time After Time
What Is This Thing Called Love?
You make Me Feel So Young
A Change is Gonna Come – Sam Cooke
Cry Me a River
Don’t Know Why – Norah Jones
My Funny Valentine
Steve was great - will definitely book him again if I require a guitarist.
Regina Tumbridge-Harringer - IPC Media - 22 Jul 2011
Name: Steve Banks
Main Category: Guitarists
Other Categories: Jazz Musicians, Live Music, Musicians, Wedding Music
Solo Guitarist (default): One Electric Guitar or Acoustic Guitar with Loop pedal.
Space Required (w x d):
Solo Guitarist (default): 2.0m x 2.0m
Location: This Artist is based in Dorset View Other Guitarists in Dorset
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