I have been part of the regional music scene for over 27 years. Based in Central Massachusetts, live music can be provided as solo or duet, or a 4-5 piece band. I can accommodate local radio and television events, private parties, corporate functions, weddings, ski resorts, casinos, birthday or Christmas parties, community events, conventions, country clubs, cruise ships, festivals, fundraisers, grand openings, hotels, resorts, restaurants, & reunions. A multi-song, professionally produced DVD demo is available by mail, free of charge, upon request.
Dorette Weld: vocalist
Dan Kirouac: vocalist/acoustic guitarist/pianist/manager
Beatles, Eagles, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 60 - 240 minutes
Staging, small table, two performer stools
Staging should be a flat, level surface. Performers and equipment work best with 12' X 15' area. Any outdoor event needs to have a large, sturdy tent or canopy set up prior to performers' arrival.
CD music will be provided during breaks.
Set-up time can run up to 2 hours prior to the actual performance start time. Performer will need full access to the playing area, working electrical outlets, lights, and washroom facilities 2 hours prior to start. Purchaser or venue representative will meet performer upon arrival, and be able to answer questions pertaining to the performance if necessary.
Accessible parking for 2 cars will be needed close to playing area to allow for load-in/out.
Electrical requirements: Two (2) working, 3-prong type grounded outlets (minimum 120V). Venue or performance area shall be NON-SMOKING within 100 feet of performer.
Artist does not have people unknown to them %u201Csit-in%u201D, either instrumentally or vocally. We ask your and your guests understanding that our equipment insurance does not cover me if I allow non-authorized people to handle the instruments.
Purchaser agrees to have no other form of entertainment occurring simultaneously within earshot or visual sight of performance.
Purchaser and guests understand and should expect that music volume, while not unreasonably loud by any standards, is in line with the energy needed to capture the music accurately and allow performers to perform at their best per your purchase.
The agreement of band to perform is subject to proven detention by serious illness, weather, accident to personnel, equipment, or transportation, or other conditions beyond their control. In the case of an emergency cancellation on the part of performer, deposit and any collected monies shall be returned to purchaser. Should weather force postponement of the event, parties agree to reschedule, to the extent scheduling allows, under the same terms of this agreement at a mutually agreed-upon date.
Performer is acting as an independent contractor and not as an employee. Performer will have exclusive control over the production, presentation, and performance of the engagement listed. The Purchaser assumes no liability for any withholding taxes, Social Security Contributions, Unemployment Insurance, Worker Compensation, or any payment and report of these.
Two (2) complimentary meals and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided to performers.
Financial compensation will be presented in person, discreetly in an envelope, on date of performance, following set-up but PRIOR to performance. Payment is acceptable by cash, money order, or bank check, or company check, payable to Dan Kirouac.
Come Monday - Jimmy Buffet
Small Town - John Mellencamp
California Dreamin' - The Mamas and The Papas
Have You Ever Seen The Rain - CCR
Bus Stop - The Hollies
Give Me Love - George Harrison
Temptation Eyes - Grassroots
What's So Funny 'Bout Peace... - Elvis Costello
One - U2
Your Wildest Dreams - Moody Blues
Rocky Raccoon - Beatles
It Never Rains In Southern CA - Albert Hammond
It's All Been Done - BNL
We Just Disagree - Dave Mason
You Wreck Me - Tom Petty
You Don't Know How It Feels - Tom Petty
Mrs. Robinson - Simon & Garfunkel
Shanty - Johnathan Edwards
Somebody's Baby - Jackson Browne
Bad Time - Grand Funk
Tequila Sunrise - Eagles
City Of New Orleans - Arlo Guthrie
American Pie - Don McLean
Shooting Star - Bad Company
Beth - Kiss
Last Kiss - Pearl Jam
Every Rose Has It's Thorn - Poison
I Will - Beatles
Let Me take You Home Tonight - Boston
Baby I Need Your Lovin' - Johnny Rivers
I'd Really Love To See You Tonight - England Dan/John Ford Coley
Another Saturday Night - Cat Stevens
Sister Golden Hair - America
Behind Blue Eyes - The Who
Walking In Memphis - Marc Cohn
Good Riddance - Green Day
All The Way Home - Spinal Tap
Glory Days - Brice Springsteen
Welcome Back - John Sebastian
I Knew The Bride - Nick Lowe
Ramblin' Man - Allman Brothers
The Way - Fastball
Cruel To Be Kind - Nick Lowe
That Thing You Do - The Wonders
Only The Good Die Young - B. Joel
I'm Looking Through You - Beatles
Can't Find The Time - Orpheus/Hootie & The Blowfish
Lawdy Miss Clawdy - Elvis
Love Grows (where my Rosemary Goes) Edison Lighthouse
Sometimes Love Just Ain't Enough - Henley/Smyth
Before He Cheats - Carrie Underwood
Picture - Kid Rock/Sheryl Crow
Breathe 2 AM (Anna Nalick)
In My Life - Beatles
New Kid In Town - Eagles
Here, There, & Everywhere - Beatles
You Don't Mess Around With Jim - Jim Croce
While My Guitar Gently Weeps - Beat;es
Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Wild World - Cat Stevens
Against The Wind - Bob Seger
Angie - Rolling Stones
Changes in Latitudes - Jimmy Buffet
Walk Away Rene - The Left Bank
Wild Horses - Rolling Stones
To Make You Feel My Love - Bob Dylan
Past Booked Dates:
09-10-2011 — King Phillip Restaurant & Inn - Phillipston, MA
09-03-2011 — Buca di Beppo - Shrewsbury, MA
08-27-2011 — Private wedding - Ringe, NH
08-23-2011 — The Barking Dog Grill - Amesbury, MA
08-19-2011 — Lidio's - Leominster, MA
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Casino, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venue, Convention, Corporate Event, Cruise, Dinner Dance, Festival, Fundraiser, Funeral Service, Grand Opening, Hotel, Launch Party, Private Party, Restaurant, Studio Session, Trade Show, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception
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