Blessed to live in one of the most sought after wedding destinations in Australia, Sarah performs unique arrangements of traditional elegant classics, jazz standards and pop covers to personalise your love story.

‘Thank you for your gorgeous music and for making our wedding magical. Thank you, thank you, thank you.’
Charmaine & Christian Schaefer
River Suite Orchestra Weddings

Musical Background

A classically trained violinist, Sarah has been performing at weddings and corporate events throughout Australia for over 20 years. Frequently engaged by Australia’s leading event booking agencies and suppliers, Sarah has gained a reputation for quality, professionalism and originality. 

Originally from England, Sarah trained at The Royal College of Music, London and holds a Bachelor of Classical Performance in Violin from the Elder Conservatorium, Adelaide.

Her solo performances have evolved from a freelance career in musical theatre, opera, contemporary music & dance productions and studio recordings throughout Australia with International and Australian artists including Vince Jones, Kate Ceberano, Katie Noonan, The SuperJesus, The Whitlams, Ziggy Alberts, Il Divo, The Ten Tenors, Deborah Cheetham, Eddie Perfect, Roscoe James Irwin, and Bandaluzia Flamenco

Whether you're planning a lavish wedding in just a few months or planning ahead for a simple and intimate elopement, Sarah will work with you to get to know the artists you know and love who have formed your taste in music. Her aim is to create an ambience that you will love.

River Suite Orchestra Weddings

Bespoke Packages

Acoustic or amplified. Sarah performs music from classical to contemporary with an ever-increasing library of pop, jazz and vintage soul covers.

Proposal (serenade your special moment)
Elopement (weave a musical story of love and commitment)
Ceremony (music while your guests wait, for your entrance, signing of the register and exit)
Canapés (background ambience)

Prices start at $145 + booking fee.

Acoustic

Recognisable melodies of elegant classics, jazz and pop ballads.

Amplified

Pop songs, jazz and vintage soul covers with piano, guitar and contemporary backing tracks. 

"Sarah is amazing! Such a talent and so versatile in what she can play covering all the romantic wedding classics through to modern favourites with her own unique twist. From ceremony to dinner music, Sarah comes highly recommended by my team at Lovebird Weddings."

Elevate your Proposal

Add a touch of sophistication and emotion to your proposal as Sarah serenades your special moment with elegance, creating an atmosphere of timeless romance.

Her unique arrangements weave a story of love and commitment, making your proposal an unforgettable experience for you and your loved one.

Listen to Samples

Acoustic

Amplified

Personalise the Soundtrack for your Special Day

Browse through River Suite Orchestra’s Music Library and select specific songs. Alternatively, Sarah is happy to select music on your behalf. Any special requests not currently listed in the Music Library can be arranged for an additional $100 fee. 

Music for Private & Corporate Events

Charity balls, product launches, corporate conferences, graduation ceremonies, festival openings, birthday parties, community events and gallery exhibitions are highlights of the diverse events Sarah has been providing live music for over the last two decades.

Corporate clients include The Sebel Noosa, Noosa Waterfront Restaurant & Bar, Noosa Alive Festival, Caloundra Regional Art Gallery, University of the Sunshine Coast and Novotel Sunshine Coast Resort.

Acoustic or amplified with backing tracks, Sarah brings together classical mastery and contemporary flair. With seamless planning and execution, Sarah’s commitment to understanding your vision ensures a stress-free collaboration.  

Synonymous with quality, professionalism, and originality, Sarah is highly skilled, experienced with polished presentation. Her meticulous attention to detail guarantees a flawless musical accompaniment to create an unforgettable atmosphere. 

'We recommend River Suite Orchestra for those who want to offer their family and friends a professional and unique experience in live performance for their very special event.'
Kim Eibrink Jansen
Event Planner

Sarah’s diverse repertoire, ranging from traditional classics to popular hits, caters to a broad spectrum of musical tastes. Enjoy the flexibility to shape the mood of your event, creating a truly memorable celebration.

How to make a Booking

Simply contact Sarah to check availability. All enquiries will be responded to within 24 hours. If available, an additional non-refundable booking fee of $150 will be required to secure your date. Sarah will be the musician performing, guaranteed.

Payments can be made directly by bank transfer. An invoice for the performance will be sent 2 weeks prior to your special day.

30 min booking

$145

1 hour booking

$290

1.5 hour booking

$350

2 hour booking

$495

Bookings are charged from the beginning of the performance, set-up occurs 15 minutes prior to the performance and is not charged for. No access to power is required for acoustic performances. Amplification is provided if required. Public Liability Insurance is supplied by Duck for Cover. Travel is included within Sunshine Coast and Hinterland region.

Highlights of Working with Sarah