Our DJs are experienced in delivering sets at lounges, bars, nightclubs and events.
This practical experience makes them great at suiting the music to an occasion, understanding the guests and reading the collective mood of the event.
They play for you, not for themselves.
DJ & Live
DJ with live elements: including vocals, percussion, sax, trumpet, violin or keys.
A great combination for those who want a live element but with the added flexibility of a DJ to read the mood and carry through to the dance floor party.
Acoustic solos performers: instrumentalists with or without vocals.
Acoustic duos: instrumentalist and vocals for a fuller sound.
Bands: three to five piece bands delivering an impactful performance.
The many clients & connections
Ashley has delivered curated music services for events including Floriade, Enlighten and Canberra Day events led by ACT Events. He regularly provides music services to Canberra hotels including QT, Realm, Rex, Novotel and Rydges, and hospitality venues including White Rabbit, Assembly, Hopscotch, Public, Wakefield Room, Wilma & The Pearl, The Alby, Dollys and Reload as well as various special events for corporate clients including KPMG, Deloitte, Canberra Centre, Rehabilitation Specialists. Canberra Tourism Awards, Housing Industry Association and Colliers ... among others.
He also provides services for private clients including weddings, milestones, farewells and anything needing a quality music background.
Let's find a creative solution
Meet Ashley Feraude
The Romance Collective is managed by Ashley Feraude, an award-winning and experienced music producer and DJ. Ashley has performed countless weddings and corporate events over a 15 year period. He continues to keep up a busy schedule covering tailored niche events to large-scale productions, which is driven by his passion for all types of music.
Through the Romance Collective, Ashley represents a carefully curated and experienced selection of DJs, live musicians and singers throughout Canberra.
When you choose The Romance Collective, you'll deal only with Ashley from beginning to end. He will work with you personally to understand your musical vision, and then put the plans in place to bring it all to life.
Music & budget options
From traditional to contemporary, acoustic to DJ, and solo artists to bands - the choice is yours.
The Romance Collective delivers DJs and musicians that cover everything from acoustic ceremonies through to cocktail receptions, sophisticated dinners and raging after-parties.
As part of the single contact promise, Ashley will work directly with your venue or wedding planner to cover all the details.
Fees are tailored based on your desired outcome, complexity and your budget. There are many ways to achieve great results within budgets and Ashley will help you explore these.
Tailored end-to-end music services
We provide high-quality end-to-end music services for Canberra-based private and corporate events. Our specialty is in tailored wedding ceremonies and receptions, birthdays and milestones, cocktail functions, corporate dinners, functions and conferences.
From soft acoustic melodies imbued with emotion and perfect backing music, through to dance floor-filling tunes - every performance is suited to your event's purpose, audience and taste.
Our point of difference is that you will deal with a single point of contact for all your DJ or live musician needs, which will be delivered with experience, professionalism, care and passion.