Wine Country Wedding Music
Her instrumental styles are diverse and extensive, ranging from Bach to Cole Porter, rock to new age. Michelle is also a composer for Omni Music in New York.
The Wine Country String Quartet - is a talented and versatile group that has a full, rich sound and a great repertoire. Our experienced musicians can play sweetly and elegantly as background music or entertain with Jazz, Beatles, pop and show tunes. Whatever the occasion, we can provide the perfect atmosphere.
Linda Welter is currently the concert master for the Santa Rosa Chamber Orchestra and enjoys being in a leadership role. She is also a long time member of the American Philharmonic and has played as their concert master.
A couple years ago, while living in the Philippines, she toured with the Manila Symphony Orchestra, playing Tchaikovsky and Beethoven at various venues on different Philippine Islands.
After returning to the Bay Area in the 80's Candace English performed and directed musical theater in venues such as Theater Artaud and Intersection for the Arts. She received California Arts Council Artist in Resident grants to create drama programs in schools.
Her original children's musicals, Swamp Talk and Orpheus in the Outer World have enjoyed numerous performances, along with her set of one-act musical plays based on Native American folklore. Her work in the 1986 production of TOKENS earned her both Bay Area Theatre Critics and Hollywood Dramalogue awards for musical direction.
The Eloquence String Quartet - with its versatile and dynamic musicians can create the perfect mood for your Wine Country wedding or party. We offer a diverse and beautiful repertoire and can provide custom arrangements if you have a personally meaningful melody you wish to incorporate into the ceremony.
Whether you choose to put together a completely unique set of melodies or to use one of our carefully crafted sets from the "Wedding Menu," be assured that you will receive the highest quality classical music for your important day.
The Eloquence String Quartet was formed when long time friends Peggy Brady and Beth Heid wanted the opportunity to play string quartets more often and to explore a wider range of repertoire. They invited cellist Gywneth Davis and violinist Rachelle Davis to join them. Peggy began collecting interesting quartet arrangements on her trips to Munich and Vienna, also finding a few gems on the internet.
She has assembled one of the most diverse and beautiful repertoire collections of any Bay Area string quartet and has organized the songs according to genre so that they can be easily accessed on the job when special requests are made.
Tracy Rose Music Ensembles - Festivals, Weddings, Parties, Clubs, Corporate events, etc., we offer the finest in professional music.
Bringing elegance and sophistication to any event, this talented and versatile group offers a wide range of musical styles.
Whether for listening, dancing or both, we provide music matched to the spirit and needs of the occasion.
Members of the group are Tracy Rose - Drums / Vocals / Bandleader, Pamela Hamilton - Vocals, Malcolm Granger - Keyboards / Vocals and Eric Isaacs - Bass
Beth Welch Snellings is a professional, conservatory-trained cellist who is a popular performer at weddings and other events.
A well-known musician in the San Francisco Bay Area, and at venues and wineries in Sonoma Valley and Napa Valley, she has access to a wide network of music professionals so that as well as offering superb solo cello, she can arrange a custom ensemble or jazz combo that's uniquely perfect for your event.
Beth offers you an optional in-person meeting to go over the program in depth, so that you can feel confident about every detail ahead of time. Let Beth take one of your biggest event planning worries off your shoulders. With the ideal semi-formal or formal musical ambience flowing seamlessly, you'll be able to relax, enjoy, and be free to focus on your guests.
Blue Moon Tunes - Based in Sonoma, Napa, and Marin counties, and firmly established as one of the Northern California wine country's most popular party bands, Blue Moon is available for your private celebration. This versatile and energetic band features a hard driving rhythm section (they all sing), the mighty four-piece Blue Moon horn section (they all sing too), and one of the finest female vocalists you will find anywhere.
Blue Moon captures the Motown, Rock n' Roll, Rhythm and Blues, and 70's Disco spirits, performing the music of such notable artists as Aretha Franklin, Otis Redding, The Supremes, Peter Gabriel, Van Morrison, Tower of Power, Huey Lewis & the News, and the Commodores.
Ceremonial Wedding Music - The beautiful sound of the trumpet combined with a pipe organ will give a royal touch to your wedding ceremony, giving you a truly unique sound on your special day. Our music captures the joy, excitement, and celebration that many brides dream of on the most anticipated day of their lives.
Derek Smith Music Productions - Steel drum bands are a popular choice for wedding ceremonies, cocktail receptions, birthdays, tropical themed parties, corporate events, outdoor festivals and other types of occasions. The sound of the steel pan always creates an upbeat and festive atmosphere.
Flutes of Fancy - We will be pleased to customize our repertory to your event and can consult by telephone, e-mail, or in person about your wedding. Use our calendar link to check which dates are available. Your wedding date will confirmed after we receive your signed Performance Agreement and deposit.
Glenn Carter Wedding Guitarist - As a wedding guitarist, I get asked to play anything from Led Zeppelin to Jason Mrazz more so than I am the Wedding March. That said,I have a good selection of traditional wedding themes also. More than enough to suit all tastes.
Good Time Disc Jockys - Our philosophy is that the Bride & Groom are the Stars of the show. We, as Disc Jockeys, are there to serve you, to play the music you want, to make the basic announcements, but never to upstage or distract. No rambling on the microphone for no apparent reason. No Flashing lights or advertising markings of any kind on our equipment. No blinking billboards or banners looking tacky. We always wear black slacks, a white shirt and a tie, or a tuxedo.
Harpeggio Music - is the home of professional San Francisco Bay Area harpists Stephanie Janowski of San Jose and Heather Paschoal of Petaluma. Elegant harp music sets the perfect tone for a wide range of occasions, including your wedding ceremony, reception, dinner, cocktail hour, corporate event, holiday party, birthday celebration, anniversary party or other special event.
The King's Court - are musicians who are available for weddings and events primarily in Sonoma, Marin, & Napa counties. We have played in most all the major wineries, wedding sites, & churches in the area. It is best to book The King's Court several months in advance.
Krista Strader, Harpist - Classically trained from age four, Krista Strader brings together a high standard of performance, dedication, and passion to her art. As an orchestral and solo harpist, Krista performs throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with many professional organizations and groups. Ms. Strader holds a Bachelor of Music in Harp Performance and is experienced in orchestral, choral, musical theatre, and opera literature. She is also available for private galas, wedding celebrations, and special events.
Marin String Quartet - The Quartet is the standard String Quartet format consisting of two violins, viola, and cello. Repertoire includes the string quartet literature of composers Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert. We also have extensive numbers of transcriptions and arrangements of other Classical and Baroque literature, lively waltzes from the Blue Danube to selections by the Beatles to Tangos to Broadway tunes from beloved shows. The Quartet gives you the greatest range and selection of repertoire and we have seen guests at weddings and parties dance to our music! By far the Quartet is our most popular request.
McChamberMusic - On the most important day of your life, choose a professional ensemble from McChamberMusic to add the perfect ambiance and to set the mood. McChamberMusic owner and manager Beverly McChesney has lots of experience working with brides, grooms and their families and the knowledge of music to help you choose a group and musical selections that perfectly suits your needs. Beverly's professionalism and affable style will make this part of your wedding planning easy and stress free.
Monkey Music Productions - offers the finest Bay Area wedding bands, San Francisco dance bands, Bay Area wedding DJ's and San Francisco jazz bands for your events. Whether you are looking for a Bay Area jazz band to set the mood for your cocktail hour, some classical music for your ceremony, or an 8-piece San Francisco wedding band to get the whole party dancing, MMP has what you are looking for.
Mori Achen - will add elegance and joyfulness to your wedding ceremony and special event. Performing professionally in the San Francisco, Napa, Monterey areas for over 30 years as a solo classical guitarist, and with duos and trios including guitar, flute, violin, saxophone and cello, from classical to jazz and contemporary, Mori can provide exceptional music for your special occasion.
Pure Energy Productions - is one of the Bay Area's most professional, reliable and experienced mobile Disc Jockey services. We supply the best music and entertainment for any occasion. Our DJs are highly trained entertainers and have the experience and professionalism to make your event truly amazing. We will go above and beyond your expectations.
The Richard Olsen Orchestra - provides the most versatile music anywhere, starting with the great Big Band standards of the Swing era, playing the music of Frank Sinatra, Benny Goodman, Bobby Darin and the jump jive and wail of Louis Prima. If you like 50's and 60's music, the classic rock tunes and motown favorites are played authentically like the originals. When it comes to today's hits it can be "Smooth" by Santana, or "Mambo # 5" by Lou Bega, not to mention the 70's and 80's classics. The style of music varies from Big Band Swing, and standards to Latin, rock n'roll and contemporary music for dancing. Richard Olsen can tailor the size and style of his band to meet your needs.
Sally Fletcher's - delightful harp music will entice you away from worldly cares. A masterful harp repertoire, and a personal grasp of music's healing qualities. Sally is available as a professional harpist, organist or pianist for weddings and special events in Northern California, including San Francisco and Napa Valley Wine Country.
San Francisco Strings - In addition to the thousands of brides, grooms and happy anniversary couples who we've had the pleasure of meeting, our ensembles are well known by many venues including the San Francisco City Hall, the.Wente Vineyards in Livermore, Trentadue Winery in Geyserville and many others.
The Smokehouse Band - has been together and performing throughout the Bay Area and Northern California since 2005. Each member brings a special talent to the band. That makes the show fun and exciting for everyone. The band is based out of Santa Rosa California. They enjoy playing, Blues, R&B, Soul, Funk, and Classic rock from the 60's 70's 80's and 90s. Our song list is always expanding. You can contact the band for a complete song list. If you have any special requests for your next event contact us.