Skinny Williams Cocktail Music
Skinny Williams Cocktail Music

Skinny Williams Cocktail Music

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$300/hour
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Introduction: The Skinny Williams Group is a versatile Ensemble focusing on "Cocktail Music". Specializing in current pop hits and favorites. They give you and your guests the best musical performance tailored to your event. Skinny Williams is a recognized Chicago Smooth Jazz RnB "Saxophonist". Are you looking for the perfect live music for your event? CHICAGO MUSIC AWARD Nominee– Skinny Williams is diverse with an impeccable reputation for providing quality customized live entertainment! Solo, Duo, Trio, and larger bands available to fit your needs! Available for Corporate Events, Weddings, Anniversaries, Birthday Parties, Cocktail Parties, and all your special event needs, we want to help make your event the best it can possibly be! We have performed with some of the best in the business including Nick Colione, George Duke, Sheila E, Buddy Guy, Bernie Mac, and more! Read our testimonials, we have a flawless reputation and a guaranteed performance! Looking for a larger or smaller group? Vocals, Guitar, Trumpet, and Trombone can be added to the lineup courtesy of some of Chicago's finest musicians. Any combination of instruments is available for any size group including solo, duo, trio, quartet and larger ensembles. Need solo accompaniment? We are available for every event, including ceremonies, and proposals. Skinny Williams Cocktail Music specializes in providing dazzling performances of your favorite pop hits and jazz familiars, and is adaptable to any situation. Whether the event calls for background music, dance music, or original venue music, this is the Ensemble to call. Recent high profile performances include numerous Fortune 500 Corp. events for, Mcdonalds Easter Seals Hyde Park Jazz Festival Chicago Jazz Festival Diabetes Association National Associated Retail Traders of Australia Computer Discount Warehouse Boeing Corporation Chicago Special Events Navy Pier Chicago American Association of Maxillofacial Surgeons Black Data Processors Association Mcgraw Hill Corporation Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority South Shore Jazz Festival Cardinal Meats of Canada Nubian Connection Lake Ridge Point Association Close up 2 Milliman Financial City of Evanston City of Calumet Park Corporate Concierge Services Clearbrook Inc. Ann Sather Restaurants Pete Millers Restaurants Andy's Jazz Club Old Town School Of Folk Music Shakespeare Theatre Pinstripes Jazz Institute of Chicago Backroom Chicago Majestic Star Casino Blue Chip Casino On the Edge Productions Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois Resnick Auto Group Elkhart Central High School Indiana Jazz Showcase Club Owners United Jass Oasis Rich South High School Chicago Children Musicians Fund Embrace Your Style Private Wealth Management Taste of Joliet Taste of Chicago Spirit Cruise Lines Concert Buro Rolf Shubert Germany The Sirens Records Dusable Museum Chicago History Museum Art Institute of Chicago Museum Of Science And Industry Shedd Aquarium Willis Tower John Hancock Ritz Carlton Intercontinental Hotel and multiple festivals among many others Skinny Williams Cocktail Music is respectful, prepared, and on-time with lots of energy and a great sound that will entertain! We GUARANTEE our performances! FLEXIBLE QUOTES TO MEET YOUR BUDGET NEEDS! BOOK US TODAY!!!
Overview

Hired 21 times

Serves Hinsdale, IL

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10 employees

22 years in business

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Cash, Square cash app, Venmo, Zelle

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This pro indicated that they reviewed CDC safety guidelines for COVID-19 and pledged to do the following:

Maintain 6 feet of distance from customers

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Customers rated this pro highly for professionalism, work quality, and responsiveness.

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Judy J.
Nov 21, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

He was absolutely amazing! He was more than perfect for my 60th birthday celebration. Adults and children alike loved his performance. I would hire him again!

Details: Birthday party • 26 - 50 guests • 31 - 50 years old • Other strings • Pop / top 40 • Jazz / Blues • Variety • Other

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Elyce W.
Oct 25, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

Skinny Williams took my brunch by storm. Everyone raved about his performance. He set the tone for the remainder of the event. I look forward to hiring his service again in the near future. Thank you Skinny for a wonderful afternoon.

Details: General event / party • 25 guests or fewer • 31 - 50 years old • Other strings • No preference • Pop / top 40 • Concert hall / auditorium

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Jade G.
Jan 16, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

Skinny was very professional, knowledgeable and will be helpful in all things involving coordinating music for your wedding.

Details: Cocktail hour • 26 - 50 guests • 31 - 50 years old • 18 - 30 years old • 51 or older • Band • Jazz / Blues • Outdoors

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Jay'O S.
Jun 5, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

He made the event more than I imagined! We held a small family dinner in our backyard to celebrate 10 years of marriage. This man set the vibe and kept my family happy and moving! Best night of my life!

Details: General event / party • 25 guests or fewer • 31 - 50 years old • Vocals • No preference • Covers • Outdoors

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Rachel S.
May 12, 2021
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Hired on Thumbtack

Skinny Williams really made our event special. We loved the music!

Details: General event / party • 25 guests or fewer • 18 - 30 years old • 31 - 50 years old • 51 or older • Piano • Band • Other strings • Guitar • Jazz / Blues • Other

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FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    Our pricing is based on the length of the performance as well as the number of band members. We offer solo, duo or trio arrangements.

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    The first priority is to focus in on what the customer is looking for. We like to ascertain their likes and dislikes and will create a custom playlist that matches the vibe of the event.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    Played in several Pop/Rock Motown/ Cover band’s, Five Cds as Leader, toured 6 continents, Bachelor in Music, Master of Music

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