Sunday, September 27, 2009
The Event: A Sophisticated Old Hollywood Jazz Wedding
What a wonderful wedding, and it certainly was beyond the sea — as far away from the sea as you can get and still be in California. Palm Springs is one of my very favorite California destination wedding locations, any time of year. For this, an early autumn wedding, the temperature was hot, the music was hotter — and the bride and groom and all of their guests were RED HOT!
We set up our instruments and sound equipment inside the enclosed bar (picture an indoor/outdoor pool house), with huge doors opening onto the pool. The bride and groom, wedding party and some of the guests were seated at a table that ran the length of the pool. Other tables were set up in the pool area, as were dessert stations later in the evening.
Guests ate, drank, roamed around and listened to the soft, hip, elegant and SWINGING music. We are geniuses at not being overly loud, which is an important thing to… Read the full story »
Tuesday, September 15, 2009
Nothing makes a wedding or event more fun than live music — especially when it’s jazz wedding or event music.
Jazz, swing and big band, Rat Pack — poolside in Palm Springs or in a ballroom in Pismo Beach — the best wedding music is rooted… Read the full story »
Thursday, September 3, 2009
Music and the movies are a strong connection!
Casablanca…Three Coins In The Fountain…Animal House…
What would they have been witout exactly the right music popping up at exactly the right time?
In EXACTLY in the right spot….
And all of a sudden it’s 1944…or 1954…or 1962 and you are… Read the full story »