I have been playing guitar for weddings for a long time. I have played a lot of traditional weddings and quite a few unique ones. I’ve played everything from Here Comes the Bride to Metallica. However, I am a little shocked that I haven’t had the opportunity to play a down right crazy wedding yet. […]
Adam Sandler’s movie, “The Wedding Singer,” was hilarious. It followed Robbie Hart a disgruntled musician whose dream of becoming a rock star falls through and he ends up singing at weddings. He became a burned out, bitter, resentful musician, who had to play weddings. He had to play the part of the ‘Wedding Singer’ to […]
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Having played weddings in San Diego, Los Angeles, Riverside, Palm Springs area and throughout Southern California for 20 years I’ve learned so much. This post is a chance to share some of this info with you! Here are ten tips to help you plan your wedding music to the…
This page is under construction, but, please check back soon. It will have recordings of wedding music and info regarding music for the ceremony events, reception, etc. In the meantime you can listen to a few popular wedding selections here.
One of the first things people ask me when they find out I play guitar for weddings is, “Do you get tired of playing, ‘Here Comes the Bride’?” My answer is NO! I enjoy playing for all of my clients big day. Each wedding is different and has it’s own energy. It is important to […]
That got your attention! So what does a talented young lady with these celebrated credentials have in common with a classical guitarist? 364 days a year not much, but, for one day I was the wedding guitarist for just such a person. This past summer mixed in with all my wedding playing, teaching and other […]
This was my first wedding on the pier and it was a really cool venue! Took place between some of the cottages…which BTW I think I will put on my ‘Things in San Diego’ to do list, stay overnight on the pier. So relaxing to hear the waves crashing underneath. I do have to say […]
It’s been a little while since I’ve blogged about my wedding performances so here is a combined effort from the last four. Each was unique and as always great people to play for! Congrats and best to you all! * * * One of the cool things about teaching and performing so long in San […]
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Thanks for stopping by! Here is a list of the basic services and ‘extras’ that I offer for weddings & receptions. Any of the below items can be altered to make your day the way YOU dreamed. Ceremony- This is basically an hour package. Includes 10- 15 minutes music as guests are being seated, music […]