Formed in 2005 after a year in a rehearsal studio, Rhapsody is a 5-piece band and has delighted audiences all over the world and has performed at some of the most prestigious events from Hampton Court Palace to Fribourg Festival Switzerland. Corporate clients include the BBC, RAF, Royal Navy, British Army, IOD London, Dabs Awards Ceremony, and the Official Queen Fan Club. Rhapsody is perfect for festivals, awards evenings and conference gala dinners, private events, weddings, theatres. Recently Rhapsody has returned from a successful 4 week tour of India and is scheduled to play numerous festivals across Europe this year.
‘RHAPSODY… IS THIS THE REAL QUEEN’ was chosen after much deliberation, ‘RHAPSODY’ as it is immediately synonymous with Queen’s greatest and best known song Bohemian Rhapsody, ‘…IS THIS THE REAL QUEEN’ states categorically that we are paying homage to one of the greatest rock bands and in the world. Here’s the subtle bit, ‘…IS THIS THE REAL,’ are also the first four words in the lyrics to Bohemian Rhapsody
Alex Koronka (Freddie Mercury) plays piano, guitar and sings the lead vocal
Jonny Senett (Brian May) plays lead & acoustic guitar and sings backing vocals
Paul Lennox (Roger Taylor) plays drums, percussion and sings backing vocals
David Clarke (John Deacon) plays bass & acoustic guitar and sings backing vocals
Jason Mercer (Spike Edney) plays piano and synth and sings backing vocals
Rhapsody is a live band and are guaranteed to maximise audience participation and enjoyment with Queen’s greatest hits. Rhapsody’s performance is as much a visual experience as it is a listening one. There are numerous costume changes available covering the glamour rock days of the 1970’s to the Magic years of the 1980’s. Costumes of course include an authentic Hoover Junior and a full length Robe and Crown.