A native North Carolinian classically trained by leading area violinists, including members of the North Carolina Symphony, Lindsay Skipper has been playing violin for almost 15 years. She has performed with a variety of ensembles in North Carolina and Virginia, including the North Carolina Honors All-State Orchestra and the University of Mary Washington Philharmonic Orchestra. She has also toured with orchestras in New York City, Chicago, England, Scotland, Austria, and the Czech Republic. She currently plays in the Blacksburg Community Strings and Chamber Orchestra.
Lindsay Skipper: Violinist
Professional violinists like Joshua Bell and Ann-Sophie Mutter as well as contemporary alternative and pop musicians.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 30 - 90 minutes
Wedding party and guests alike enjoy classical favorites and arrangements of today's best love songs - all performed live on a 120-year-old violin with piano accompaniment.
Cover from elements
All I need is an outlet for my sound system and, due to the delicate nature of string instruments, shelter from any precipitation (including light rain), direct sunlight, and temperatures below 60F.
Prelude and Processional suggestions:
Prelude from Te Deum (Charpentier)
Ave Maria (Bach-Gounod)
Sheep May Safely Graze (Bach)
Wachet auf (Bach)
Panis angelicus (Franck)
Moonlight Sonata (Beethoven)
Air on a G String (Bach)
Trumpet Tune (Purcell)
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (Bach)
Largo from Winter (Vivaldi)
Bridal Chorus (Wagner)
Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke)
Ode to Joy (Beethoven)
Entrance of the Queen of Sheba (Handel)
Wedding March (Mendelssohn)
Water Music (Handel)
Le Rejouissance (Handel)
Simple Gifts (Brackett)
Pop Wedding pieces:
Chasing Cars (Snow Patrol)
I Can’t Help Falling in Love with You (Elvis)
La Vie En Rose (Edith Piaf)
A Thousand Years (Christina Perri)
Love Story (Taylor Swift)
All I Ask of You (from “Phantom of the Opera”)
Somewhere Out There (from “An American Tail”)
A Time for Us/Love Theme (from “Romeo and Juliet”)
Available for Your
Corporate Event, Private Party, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception
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