The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

Advanced Collection search

Search the Collection

2982 people matching these criteria:

- role matching 'sitter'
- profession 'Music'

No individual image available for this person

Pablo Casals (né Pau Casals Defilló)

1876-1973
Cellist, composer and conductor
Sitter in 1 portrait
Angelica Catalani

Angelica Catalani

1780-1849
Soprano
Sitter in 16 portraits
Joanne Catherall

Joanne Catherall

1962-
Musician; singer for The Human League
Sitter in 1 portrait
Nick Cave

Nick Cave

1957-
Musician and author; founding member of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds; singer for The Birthday Party
Sitter in 1 portrait
Chas Chandler

Chas Chandler

1938-1996
Musician, music manager and record producer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Neneh Cherry

Neneh Cherry

1964-
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Maurice Chevalier

Maurice Chevalier

1888-1972
French comedian, singer and actor
Sitter in 13 portraits
Mel C

Mel C

1974-
Singer; member of Spice Girls
Sitter in 3 portraits
Frederic Chopin

Frederic Chopin

1810-1849
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Charlotte Church

Charlotte Church

1986-
Soprano
Sitter in 2 portraits
Susannah Maria Cibber (née Arne)

Susannah Maria Cibber (née Arne)

1714-1766
Actress and singer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton

1945-
Musician, guitarist, singer, songwriter and member of 'Cream' and 'Yardbirds'
Sitter in 9 portraits
Dave Clark

Dave Clark

1942-
Singer; leader of the Dave Clark Five
Sitter in 9 portraits
Petula Clark

Petula Clark

1932-
Actress and singer
Sitter in 25 portraits
Allan Clarke

Allan Clarke

1942-
Musician; member of The Hollies
Sitter in 16 portraits
Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis Cocker

1963-
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Pulp'
Sitter in 5 portraits
Alma Cogan

Alma Cogan

1932-1966
Singer
Sitter in 15 portraits
Harriet Cohen

Harriet Cohen

1895-1967
Pianist
Sitter in 88 portraits
Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen

1934-2016
Singer, songwriter and author
Sitter in 1 portrait
Cheryl Cole

Cheryl Cole

1983-
Singer; member of Girls Aloud
Sitter in 1 portrait
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

1875-1912
Composer
Sitter in 6 portraits
Phil Collins

Phil Collins

1951-
Singer, musician, songwriter and member of 'Genesis'
Sitter in 3 portraits
Fatboy Slim

Fatboy Slim

1963-
Musician and DJ; member of The Housemartins and Beats International
Sitter in 2 portraits
Julian Cope

Julian Cope

1957-
Musician, producer, songwriter and member of 'The Teardrop Explodes'
Sitter in 2 portraits
Stewart Copeland

Stewart Copeland

1952-
Musician; drummer for The Police
Sitter in 1 portrait
Aaron Copland

Aaron Copland

1900-1990
Composer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello

1954-
Musician and composer
Sitter in 3 portraits
William Edward ('Billy') Cotton

William Edward ('Billy') Cotton

1899-1969
Bandleader and radio and television broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Sir Noël Coward

Sir Noël Coward

1899-1973
Actor, playwright and composer
Sitter associated with 117 portraits
Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell

1959-
Record producer and music company executive, broadcaster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Graham Coxon

Graham Coxon

1969-
Guitarist; member of Blur
Sitter in 3 portraits
Ian Curtis

Ian Curtis

1956-1980
Musician, singer and songwriter for 'Joy Division'
Sitter in 1 portrait
Ivor Cutler

Ivor Cutler

1923-2006
Poet, comedian, musician and children's writer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Jim Dale

Jim Dale

1935-
Singer and actor
Sitter in 2 portraits
Sarah Dallin

Sarah Dallin

1961-
Singer for Bananarama
Sitter in 2 portraits
Roger Daltrey

Roger Daltrey

1944-
Musician; founder and lead singer for The Who
Sitter in 14 portraits
Sir John Philip William ('Johnny') Dankworth

Sir John Philip William ('Johnny') Dankworth

1927-2010
Jazz musician and composer
Sitter in 5 portraits
Jelly D'Aranyi

Jelly D'Aranyi

1893-1966
Violinist
Sitter in 1 portrait
Craig David

Craig David

1982-
Singer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Alan Davie

Alan Davie

1920-2014
Painter, poet, jazz musician, silversmith and jeweller
Sitter in 5 portraits

Contribute

Blog

Gallery blog

Read our latest news and have your say.

Join the conversation

Tell us More about our silhouettes, photograph of Hubert Leslie, Silhouettist

Identify our Silhouettes

Join enthusiastic contributors who have already identified 155 sitters.

Help transcribe signatures

Tell us More about our Silvy sitters, photograph of Camille Silvy, photographer with boy

Tell us more about our Silvy sitters

Help us identify the sitters who visited Camille Silvy’s photographic studio during the 1860s.

Identify our sitters