Photo by Terry Haworth                       Photo by Terry Abraham

Steve Wharton Solo Music

Steve is a singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, regularly performing with guitar, ukulele, Chinese banjo, concertina and harmonicas. He enjoys providing a range of songs for audiences, playing covers, originals and traditional folk songs, with instruments or a capella.

He has performed in Britain, China and Czechia at festivals, hotels, bars, exhibitions and other events.

As well as mixed sets, Steve is also able to play full  sets of:

  • Folk songs (with an emphasis on Cumbrian material)

  • Ukulele originals and covers 

  • Original music suitable for venues without PRS licences

PRICES (see below for travel fee)

1 x 45min £60      2x45min £100       3x45min £150

Travel fee (approx)


Green £5

Yellow £10 

Blue £15

Purple £20 

Red £25

Prices as of Sept 2016

Original Songs Gallery

Sample of cover songs

Wicked Game - Chris Isaak

Half A World Away - Noel Gallagher

Fever - Peggy Lee

May You Never - John Martyn

10/10 - Paolo Nuttini

People Are Strange - The Doors

If Ever I Stray - Frank Turner

Fallin' and Flyin' - From Crazy Heart

Stand By Me - Ben E King

Happy Hour - Housemartins

Tiptoe Through The Tulips - Tiny Tim

Wake Me Up - Avicii

Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater

Ain't No Sunshine - Bill Withers

Dock Of The Bay - Otis Redding

Mack The Knife - Bobby Darin

Wagon Wheel - Old Crow Medicine Show

Man On The Moon - REM

King Of The Swingers - From The Jungle Book

Previous shows
Fri 27th May     Supporting Vortigern, Keekle Village Hall    
Sat 28th May     Cumberland Inn, Silloth                                    
Sun 12th June   Eden Festival, Near Moffat                                     
Sat 25th June    Cockermouth LIVE, The Bush             
Fri 8th July        Furness Tradition, Ulverston                                 
Sun 7th Aug      Kingfisher, Cockermouth               
Sun 24th July    Mitchell's Auctions Beatrix Potter Car Boot!    
Sun 31st July     Castle Bar, Cockermouth                         
Sun 14th Aug     Mountain Apres Sunday, Sticklebarn,  Langdale
Sun 21st Aug      Coronational Hall, Ulverston                     
Wed 31st Aug      Ennerdale Country Show   
Thu 15th Sep     Ukulele Open Mic, Kendal Brewery