Simon Woodley Pianist
Simon Woodley Pianist
Simon Woodley Pianist



Simon Woodley is a pianist and vocalist from Christchurch, Dorset. Simon is a favoured wedding pianist and comes recommended by some of the South's most popular wedding venues. He also plays in hotels and restaurants all across the South Coast, and is currently resident pianist at Harbour Heights Hotel in Sandbanks.


For the past seventeen years, during summer and Christmas holiday seasons, he has performed as part of the "Living History" at Palace House at Beaulieu Motor Museum, accompanying the professional singers to bring life to the history of the house.


Simon has also been singing from a young age and can perform with his piano or accompanied by licensed backing tracks. His set list includes hits from the likes of Jamie Cullum, Michael Buble and Frank Sinatra.


With a wide and varied repertoire, Simon can create the perfect atmosphere for your wedding or special occasion. As well as being classically trained, his set list includes jazz standards, songs from the musicals and popular music from todays charts.





Live Footage

More on Instagram: @sw_mrpiano

Pachelbel’s Canon in D - Performed at Palace House, Beaulieu

Live at Harbour Heights Hotel, Sandbanks

The Lady is a Tramp

Live Gigs

If you would like to hear Simon play live, come along to Harbour Heights Hotel in Sandbanks on Saturday evenings from 7.00pm.


For more information and to check performance dates, please click the picture below to be re-directed to the Harbour Heights live music page.

Simon also performs at Dirty Gerties Gin Parlour in Christchurch for their Tipsy Tea events on the last Sunday of each month. Click on the link below for more information and to book.



For Brides and Grooms looking for that "perfect song", Simon is happy to give advice and offer recommendations for both the ceremony and wedding breakfast. He has excellent knowledge of classical pieces by Debussy, Liszt, Chopin, Beethoven, Gershwin to name a few.


He is happy to learn any requests you may have to please don't be afraid to ask! Simon also plays the organ, so is available for church ceremonies and services.


If your venue does not have a piano, Simon can use his Roland Electric Piano and Bose sound system (recommended for larger venues). His equipment is regularly PAT tested and he has public liability insurance.

Simon is proud to be a recommended supplier at
Parley Manor
FJB Hotel Collection

The Captains Club Hotel
The Italian Villa, Compton Acres











Simon Woodley Pianist 2022