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My husband James and I had the privilege of having Spencer and Sequoia perform at our wedding at a winery in Virginia this summer. It would be a huge understatement to say we were SO pleased with how everything went!!! Spencer and Sequoia were amazingly professional and joyful to work with and super gracious with everything. It was the first time I had worked with a band of any kind so from the second we signed a contract, they were extremely responsive of our needs and questions, provided a very lengthy and diverse song list and even said they would be willing to learn song requests for a nominal fee. Because they're based out of New York, they had to make the long drive the morning of and were totally on board to work with our tomeline and the venue set up. They were also super self sufficient so we didn't have to worry about providing them equipment as they assured us they had everything they needed and required little set up time which proved to be true. We had them perform during our ceremony, cocktail hour AND reception but they did it like champs and our guests could not stop raving about how great they sounded! Not only were they just downright talented, they were a pleasure to have around as well. At one point, my nephew who sung a song for us was experiencing technical difficulties with his sound system so Spencer right away let him use his, which was a total lifesaver. Bottom line- customer service is beyond amazing with this lovely husband wife pair and we are so happy and grateful we could have them be a part of our special day. THANK YOU Spencer & Sequoia!
Hi, my name is Lisa Carter and I am a Cher Tribute Artist/ Celebrity Impersonator. I have been in the tribute industry since 2009 and have worked diligently perfecting my craft to make this into my full time career. I have hired professional sound and light engineers, DJ's, dancers, musicians...the list goes on and on. Depending on what type of venue I am hired for, I am available with a live band or tracks for my gigs. Over the years I have hired less than competent dj's, until I feel upon Chris Hamel and his production company. He is my first choice, "go-to" guy who provides me with above standards in sound, lights, sound equipment....you name it, he's got it! He is also a musician, singer/ guitar player..so he "gets it"...in every sense of the phrase. I am passionate about my work, my shows, my costumes, my sound...and when he's running the soundboard, I know my show will excel to its highest potential. I feel extremely blessed to have him on my production team...in addition to that...he is always early for set-up, soundcheck,organized, and understands the mechanics of a tribute artist singing live and delivering only the best!! kudos to Chris Hamel for his professionalism and attention to details. I would recommend him to anyone looking for a wedding specialist DJ...or anyone looking for a great soundperson who really cares about the end product.Overall experiences...is there anything ABOVE 5?,,,that's Chris Hamel.
Tim is a wonderful guitar teacher. He works with my son at his own pace and it has been a joy to watch his confidence and skills grow with every lesson. He recently became a member of his school's jazz band and has deeply appreciated Tim's support and encouragement.
Tony was hired for a 50th birthday party. Was prompt and professional with a variety of music. Played both indoor and outdoor. Tony went as far as learning one of my wife’s favorite band-songs and played it during the event. Would definitely hire again.
Tim did a great job at my daughter's 16th birthday party! He was accommodating, music wise, to both the kids and the adults! Everybody was happy and had a fun night!
My daugher took piano lessons from Gab Kallay before moving to Germany and really enjoyed taking lessons from her. Gab was very patient but also extremely thorough with the lessons. In Germany my daughter later joined the school band and continues to play.
Jonathan and his and band played at my birthday party.Omg, it was beautiful. My guests were wondering where I had heard them play and could not believe I just discovered them online. We had the dinner hour under such ambience, it felt like we were in an expensive lounge! If I need a band, I will definitely be calling Jonathan again!!! *Ps. I had a last minute request for an additional song and they made it happen!!
Rob is an excellent guitar teacher. He really connected with my daughter and she has been taking lessons with Rob for many years. She always says that Rob, not only teaches her melodies and not just chords, but he can write the music down for her. She is so impressed with that since other musicians only play by ear and don't write and read music. Rob is a great person. He is always upbeat and kind. He is patient and excellent with kids as well as adults. We know more than a few other friends that also take lessons with Rob and they are all very pleased. I have also seen Rob play with his band more than a few times throughout the years, and I am yet to see a more skilled and amazing guitar player. He must be the best in Fairfield County and beyond. He is a true gentleman and talent! It is a pleasure knowing him.
Emily Marcello and her violin talents have greatly enriched my musical project, 'Plywood Cowboy'. Her intelligence and spirit is greatly appreciated not only by fellow band members but by entire audiences. Sincerely, Stephen Dedman firstname.lastname@example.org 869-510-8174
I have worked with Elana in a full band environment for 5 years and also as a recording partner on her original material. During this time I have found her to be very creative in her ability to put her own twist on material. She has a wonderful personality that shines through to her audience during her performances. She engages people with a marvelous sense of humor. Finally, she is an absolutely superb vocalist, with a very rich, sultry tone to her voice. I whole heartedly recommend her.
Rorie was amazing from the get-go!! She was so easy to reach whenever I needed her and was so helpful through our whole process. I appreciated all of her help and made it exciting for me to choose the music for the ceremony and cocktail hour. I was never worried once that she wouldn't show up (one of my biggest fears with all vendors), and I was never worried she wouldn't do the music exactly to my liking. I'm so beyond grateful and ecstatic I went with her! Thank you Rorie for everything, you are amazing with a beautiful voice.. even the flower girl had to stop in the middle of the isle to watch you :)
Randy came highly recommended from a friend. We have used him for my husband's 40th, a Christmas party and a few corporate events. He and his groups are extremely talented and even play different kinds of music. I will continue to hire him whenever I need a band!
Lyghtin Up and their catalog of classic rock songs are unmatched by any tribute band out there. The singer had me believing I was listening to the actual band! Would hire again and definitely recommend for your musical gatherings.
I hired the New London Big Band for my weekly live Jazz event in Hartford, CT. Not only were they very professional, they played an excellent show. It was so great that one of my recurring customers told me it was the best time they have ever had at the event, and they have been a recurring customer of mine for more than 6 years. I would highly recommend the New London Big Band to anyone that is looking for a great live Jazz act for any occasion.
We are an excellent musical group that entertains at wedding receptions, dinner dances, corporate events, etc. We are six pieces including four vocalists (1 female, 3 male), and we offer an amazing and versatile repertoire with the highest level of quality and professionalism! We bring excellent live music for your party.
We are The Ghost is Alive and Well, a four-piece Indie rock group from Vernon, CT. We provide great live, local, and original music to our surrounding town and states. We don't charge for gigs and will play any event anywhere. We are professional in what we do, but still have a great time and make sure everyone else does, too.
We are entertainers as well as musicians. Our shows feature lots of interaction with the audience, down home country humor and the stories behind the songs.
We are a reggae band from out of Suffolk County, New York. We play covers, with our spin on it at times, and originals. We play in parties, benefits, club dates, etc.
We provide musical entertainment for both dancing and listening. We perform from three to five pieces depending on the event and venue. Genres include rock, country, blues and original material. Besides great instrumentals, we pride ourselves on our vocal skills and the ability to harmonize.
Our music speaks for us. It is a different, but cool fuse of different genres, and jazz. Everything we play, wether our material or not, we play with discipline, education and understanding of the genre.