Wedding Music at Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix

We recently played for a beautiful wedding ceremony and cocktail hour at the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix that was such a lovely, memorable event. The couple were living out of town, so many of the arrangements were made by the bride’s mother and father. We made most general arrangements about the music through them,…

Songs for the Unity Sand Ceremony at Your Wedding

Unity sand ceremonies for weddings have become a popular alternative to the more traditional unity candle ceremonies. But, with all the details that go with planning weddings, music for the sand ceremony is often not considered until the musicians ask. The sand ceremony is a perfect opportunity for music though! Depending upon what you arrange…

FAQs about hiring live musicians for a Phoenix event or wedding, part 2

Unless you host a lot of parties and special events, you may have a lot of questions about hiring musicians for your anniversary party, fund raising event, holiday party, life celebration or other special event. Below we answer some of the most common questions we get from clients looking to book us for a special…

5 mistakes to avoid when choosing wedding music

As most people know, the music you choose for you wedding ceremony, cocktail hour, dinner and reception is one of the main ways you can set the mood for your special day. But, unfortunately, many couples with good intentions make bad decisions because they just don’t know enough about selecting music, selecting a band or…

Checklist for Hiring Musicians in Phoenix (part 2)

Once you’ve considered the ensemble type and size as well as researched the musicians, it’s time to take the next steps in hiring musicians. Next, you should consider the following: WHEN contacting musicians (Contact your favorite musicians as soon as possible, as they often book up to a year in advance.) □ Discuss style for…