Classical and contemporary violinist or ensemble, servicing Hampton Roads, Outer Banks, and DC metro area for weddings and personal/corporate events!
Please visit my website for sound samples, testimonials, and additional wedding day information!
Price Range: $275-$1300
Gig Length: 90 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Sounding Grace specializes in adding an elegant touch to your wedding ceremony. We offer solo or ensemble music for wedding ceremony only, or additional options include music for the cocktail hour or reception with a variety of musical choices available. Our extensive repertoire list includes classical, romantic, contemporary, celtic, pop, and holiday selections that will be sure to fit every occasion!
Wedding Ceremony Packages include:
1 hour before ceremony for set up and pre-ceremony details
Coordinate with officiant for final review
Contemporary or Classical, or a mix of both!
30 minutes of music for guest seating
Seating of the Grandmothers/Mothers
Flower Girls/Ring Bearers
Musical Interlude (any or all):
Music for quiet moments
Unity Candle, Sand Ceremony, etc
Bridal Party Exit
Cocktail Hour Music available!
Customize your music to include any number of pieces! Requests are honored when music is readily available, and if requested no less than 60 days before your event.
Cheryl Pearson is the founder, performing violinist and music instructor of Sounding Grace Music. Cheryl studied Music Performance on violin through George Mason University, and currently performs regularly throughout Hampton Roads, VA and the DC metro area for personal and corporate events. Cheryl has been recognized as a soloist with the GMU Symphony and Chamber Orchestras, and the Arlington Concert Orchestra.
Cheryl's passion is for the arts, and her goals have been focused on music performance as a violinist, and through education within her private home studio, Sounding Grace Music. Currently, Cheryl performs with Symphonicity Orchestra of VA Beach, and teaches music privately from her home studio. Cheryl also works works alongside the Hampton Roads Chamber Players as an ensemble coach for advancing chamber musicians.
In addition to her time as a teacher and performer, Cheryl spends much of her time focused within the community as a volunteer musician for churches.
Additional Booking Notes
Sounding Grace Music performers are happy to perform for indoor or outdoor events, although outdoor events are only available between the months of April-October.
A covered/shaded area and indoor rain location is required for all outdoor events, as direct heat, rain, or severe weather will pose a risk to the sound expectations and overall safety of the instruments.
An armless chair is required for all performers at the venue.
All musicians will come prepared with music stands for your event. No amplification is required.
Classical (acoustic) or Electric violin is available for all events; amplification available upon request.
Past Booked Events
|June 10, 2017 • 4:30pm - 7:00pm||Wedding Ceremony + Cocktails|
|May 20, 2017 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|April 29, 2017 • 3:00pm - 6:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|June 25, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Bathesda, MD|
|May 12, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Manassas, VA|
|April 22, 2016 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||Chesapeake, VA|
Please visit (link hidden) for a listing of common repertoire choices that our musicians will accommodate.
Special requests are always welcomed with at least 60 days notice. Please know that requests are always honored as long as the music arrangement requested is readily accessible under copyright laws.
If music purchases are required, the client may be responsible to assist with fees.
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