I can do your standard classical cello pieces, or I can suggest some more folk/bluegrass options. I play cello, guitar and sing. Music is my side-hustle, so I can only squeeze in a handful of fun gigs a year. I really do love playing weddings! Let me know what kind of vibe your thinking of musically when you send me a message, and we can chat about if I'm a good fit or not.
Price Range: Contact for Rates
Gig Length: 15 - 60 minutes
What to Expect
You can expect a big smile, a go with the flow attitude, and professionalism. My hope is that your event is smooth as butter.
Moved from Colorado to Washington on a music scholarship. Along the way I decided that a full time career in music wasn't for me, but that I would play music whenever I could. I have a background in classical music and have a handful of favorites I enjoy playing. But, I really love playing outside of the box. How far out of the box? I used to play in a bluegrass band and play a monthly yoga class with a loop pedal. So, pretty far out of the box. I'd love to hear what your thinking of for your event and collaborating on the perfect set-list for you. I'm a quantity over quality performer and would rather play for a short, but meaningful period rather than an extended performance. At this point, I can only schedule solo gigs (meaning no duos, quartet, etc.).
Additional Booking Notes
Depending on the size and location of the event, I might suggest we use my PA (happy to bring it at no extra cost). In that case, we'll need to make sure I have some access to power. I would suggest a PA for any outdoor gigs.
Some of My Favorite Pieces to Play for Special Events Include:
-Bach Prelude in G
-The Swan or "Le Cyne" by Saint Saens
-Elegy by Brahms
Folk/Bluegrass (all sung) include:
-Appalachian Waltz (by Edgar Meyer; not sun)
-Panning for Gold (by Ben Sollee)
Influences & Inspiration
Chair without arms (I can bring my own with notice)
at least 5'x5' space to play
Power (unless acoustic)
31 miles from Tacoma
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