Embassy’s musicians are some of London’s most respected musicians on the scene. They all boast pretty impressive biographies and testimonials. Each band member has been performing from a very young age and approaches every performance with confidence, energy and professionalism.
Lui started singing professionally in 2004. He won multiple national competitions as an unsigned artist and went on to perform tours across Europe and performed live on national television including ITV 1, ITV 2, Channel 4 and various Sky channels.
Over the past 10 years Lui has performed at many prestigious venues such as the O2 Arena, indigo 02, Earls Court, KOKO, NEC Birmingham and Ronnie Scott’s and has been backing vocalist for the likes of Olly Murs, Shayne Ward and X Factor!
Lui fronts Embassy as our male lead vocalist on a full-time basis and enjoys entertaining over 100 private clients every year, as well as venue and festival audiences along the way.
County Durham Born Charlotte relocated to the London area at the tender age of 16 and became a working work professional within months of her arrival.
She has performed as a backing vocalist for artists like Ariana Grande, Nina Nesbitt, Mica Paris, Chesney Hawkes and Belinda Carlisle allowing her to perform at prestigious venues, such as The Royal Albert Hall, Wembley SSE Arena and many others around the UK and internationally.
Charlotte also works as a songwriter releasing songs in Japan, China and Korea.
Chess comes from a musical family background in Malta and has been singing, performing and dancing since the age of 2. Chess really knows how to own a stage and her live performances are not to be missed.
Relocating to London in her teens Chess quickly found her feet in the music business. She is now respected songwriter and regularly pens songs for artists all over the world, as well as writing her own songs that have had great success in the iTunes Charts. Over the last 2 years Chess has been a semi-finalist in the UK song writing contest, twice and has performed at Silvana New York, The Emirates Palace Abu Dhabi, and The Roundhouse London, to name a few.
Critically acclaimed guitarist Connor McDonald has toured the UK , Ireland and the United States both in his own right and as a sideman for artists such as six time Top 10 artist Amy Studt, James Morrison
George Ezra, Claire Richards (Steps) and Alexandra Burke
Connor has performed from pubs and clubs to stadiums including sold out performances in London’s Hyde Park amongst many others.
Connor is currently James Morrison’s main Guitarist as well as being the longest standing member in Embassy – 12 years now!!!
Making his living playing music for the last 10 years, Luke has performed at stadiums, been in pop videos and secured a few residencies in and around London. You might even see him make an appearance on this seasons ‘The Crown’ … but wait and see if you can spot him!
Luke has played bass for many well-known artists such as PeterAndre, JLS, Leah Weller and Whinnie Williams to name a few.
With all of this experience under his belt, Luke was the perfect choice as band leader in Embassy. Your dance floor is safe in his hands!!!
Mirco Altenbach has established himself as an award winning and in-demand saxophonist. With numerous successful national and international tours under his belt, he has seen the world and played many of its stages. In particular, with Fox Street (named must see by the Los Angeles Times and Chicago Tribune) he has played global festivals and with attendances of over 10,000; this Colorado based group was also awarded “best traditional rock band” by Denver's Westwood Showcase.
As a sideman and guest performer Mico has played with the likes of; Grammy winning Blind Boy's of Alabama, Big Head Todd and the Monsters, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Stanton Moore, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews, Johnny Neal (Allman Brothers Band), Robert Randolph, Alexander Liebreich (Conductor/ Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra), Disco Biscuits, New Mastersounds, Big Gigantic, and legendary jazz pianist Art Lande.
Terry Swain, is not to be missed!
His talents have been captured on many chart top hits including No.1 X-Factor singles. Terry was invited to trade rhythmic blows with none other than the Red Hot Chilli Peppers Chad Smith and has performed in venues such as Wembley Stadium.
Terry is a powerhouse on the drums with extreme technical ability and precise timing – a visual and audial treat for any music lover!!
Dan is Embassy's full-time keyboard player extraordinaire!
Dan has been playing both the piano and electronic keyboards since he was 6 and is the bands smooth father of soul and funk. Dan's musical influences span the world of soul, RNB, jazz, funk and pop.
Dan is a full-time session musician and often tours with very well-known acts including Ella Eyre, Maahlia, Kingande and Will Heard. Dan has played to sold-out shows both in Europe and the rest of the world.