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James Hamilton - Sitar Player

Victoria, British Columbia View map

About

If you are planning a South Asian wedding or an Indian themed event, or wants something different to entertain your guests for your special occasion, the musical talent of James Hamilton will definitely impress you. A professional Sitar player for over 20 years, James has been performing live traditional Indian music for various events including weddings. If you are looking for an experienced and talented performer to create an enthralling musical experience for your big event, then James is a perfect choice.

Experience

After receiving his undergraduate degree in World Religions from Concordia University in Montreal, James moved to India to get his Master's Degree in Instrumental Music from Rabindra Bharati University in Calcutta. In 1986, he gained a PhD in Social Anthropology (Ethnomusicology) from Queen's University, Belfast. He has a book in print and also has contributed reviews for the Georgia Strait and other publications.

Services offered

James is a well-trained musical talent, who has performed in countless locations in countries like India, Canada, the United States, and the United Kingdom. He is available to perform at any venue and can play solo or with table accompaniment.

Highlights

Arrangements

Instrumental duo, instrumental solo

Ceremony Music Starting Price

$500

More information

Are you an agency or a band?

Band

How many musicians are in your band?

1-3

What genres of music does your band play?

Classical
World

What music services do you provide?

Ceremony music
Cocktail hour music
Instrumentals
Learning new songs
Reception music
Music during breaks
Rehearsal dinner music

What services do you provide?

Ceremony music
Cocktail hour music
Instrumentals
Learn new songs
Microphones
Reception music
Music during breaks
Rehearsal dinner music
Sample performances

What items are available?

Sound PA

What is the average price for a wedding reception during peak season?

$1,250

What is the price of your most popular wedding package?

$575

What is the average price for a wedding reception during off-peak season?

$1,200

Which of the following are included in the price of your most popular wedding package?

Rehearsal dinner music
Ceremony music
Reception music
Music during breaks
Learn new songs

Which of the following are included in the price?

Learning new songs
Ceremony music
Cocktail hour music
Reception music
Recorded music breaks

Map

323-964 Heywood Ave V8v 2y5 Victoria (British Columbia)

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