502, 2018

Ritz Trio 2018 Scottish Wedding Season underway!

By |February 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Following a very hectic Christmas and New Year period the Ritz Trio 2018 wedding season got underway with a swinging wedding up at Kinkell Byre, St Andrew’s. The Trio was delighted to have guest saxophonist Laura McDonald playing with them. Congratulations to Jane and Ian and  many thanks for having us as part of your special day!

2012, 2017

More great feedback!

By |December 20th, 2017|News|0 Comments

“I just wanted to thank you again for your superb music last night. It was just exactly what we needed for the evening and you and the guys performed so beautifully, with many of our friends commenting on your talent and skill. Thank you and I’ll have no hesitation in recommending you to anyone and you have been a pleasure to deal with”.
Carol Rankin, 80th Birthday celebration at the Marcliffe Hotel , Aberdeen December 2017

1112, 2017

A Big Thank You!

By |December 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Ritz Trio performed at the Scottish Parliament building this week on behalf of the Scottish Woodland Trust.

“Thanks for being part of our Scottish Parliamentary reception this week – the saxophone / guitar combo hit the perfect note for our celebration of Scottish Tree of the Year 2017, our special volunteers and our generous supporters. Thanks for being so flexible with the timing too – we would have loved to have you play for longer but parliamentarians are hard workers and their late exit from the chamber meant a shorter than anticipated musical interlude! But it was all the sweeter for it J. Hiring jazz musicians isn’t an everyday occurrence for a woodland conservation charity, but I hope we can find an excuse to work with you again soon.”
Jill Donnachie, Woodland Trust Scotland

711, 2017

Scottish Parliament Engagement

By |November 7th, 2017|News|0 Comments

We thought this would the perfect opportunity to use this photograph of the Ritz Trio taken at Scone Palace!

The Ritz Trio have been booked to play at the Scottish Parliament Building in Edinburgh in December for a event with Woodland Trust Scotland.This will be the first time the Trio have performed at the venue. Watch this space for more news on the event.

809, 2017

Royal engagement for the Ritz Trio

By |September 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Ritz Trio played for Prince Charles this week at an event marking the tenth anniversary of the rescue of Dumfries House.
In 2007, the stately home, nestled in the Ayrshire countryside, was about to be sold off but Prince Charles decided to use his various charities to buy it – and save the house for the nation. Rain failed to dampen the spirits of the garden party and the Ritz Trio with special guests Seonaid Aitkin (Violin) and Fraser Urquart (Piano) had a fun afternoon!

2808, 2017

Duns Castle Wedding

By |August 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Ritz Trio performing at a stunning pre-wedding party at Duns Castle

2808, 2017

Impromptu double bass lesson!

By |August 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Andy the Ritz Trio bass player gives an impromptu double bass lesson to one of the guests at Balbirnie House at a recent wedding.

2808, 2017

Archerfield House

By |August 28th, 2017|News|0 Comments

It’s always good to be playing down at the lovely Archerfield House – especially when the sun is shining.

1508, 2017

A Big Thankyou!

By |August 15th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Hi Marcus
Norrie and I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful performance from you and the boys. It was a fabulous day. I would certainly have no hesitation in recommending you to others.
Take Care
Wedding at Winton House, Saturday 12th August

1108, 2017

Another unusual venue for the Ritz Trio!

By |August 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Well another first for the `Ritz Trio, this week playing for a wedding at the Mansion House at Edinburgh Zoo!

1108, 2017

The wedding with a view!

By |August 11th, 2017|News|0 Comments

The Ritz Trio played at a wedding this week with an exceptional view looking out across the sea from Kinkell Byre, St Andrews.