317 on Rice Park Event Center - St. Paul, MN This is a nice ceremony and reception site. I bring portable piano and vocalist sound system.
Bigelow Chapel - New Brighton, MN has a unique, artsy, sunlit ceremony chapel with on site piano and sound PA. I provide ceremony music as vocalist, pianist. Reception music in courtyard is also available.
Wonderful Steinway grand piano, Seating for up to 200, (150 is most comfortable), roof skylights, free parking, and a beautiful outdoor grass courtyard is adjacent for receptions.
Black Bear Crossings Pavilion Place - St. Paul, MN - I can provide all outdoor or indoor ceremony and reception music. Indoor music is upstairs.
Blaisdell Manor - Minneapolis, MN - I've performed at wedding ceremonies in both the upstairs and downstairs rooms. I bring portable piano and vocalist sound system. We can quickly move into the adjacent cocktail reception room or pre-set instruments for continued live music.
Calhoun Beach Club - Minneapolis, MN Wedding ceremonies are available in a couple different rooms. Some have an onsite piano, and others we can provide a portable piano and sound PA. Reception music is also available on either floor.
Carlson Towers Rotunda and Outdoor Amphitheatre - Minneapolis, MN For indoor ceremonies they have a grand piano available. For outdoor ceremonies I provide portable piano and vocalist PA system. There are several patio areas around the building where we can set up our portable piano for cocktail music.
Centennial Lakes - Edina, MN They have a sound system available for the reader and officiant at the outdoor amphitheater. I provide portable piano and vocalist sound PA. The Park Hughes Pavilion is available for indoor ceremonies and receptions.
Como, Marjorie McNeely Conservatory / Sunken Garden - St. Paul, MN has a small area in the back where we provide ceremony music. We can set up and move out quickly to comply with the schedule there. Reception music available in the adjoining visitors center.
Gorgeous locale, live music is wonderful for the processional through the garden to front. They strictly enforce time constraints for set-up there, but we do have time to set up. Jazz Duo / Trio for cocktail hour available in the visitor center rooms.
Concordia University Chapel - St. Paul, MN They have a grand piano, organ, and sound system available. There is also a wedding coordinator to facilitate the ceremony.
Crystal Lake Golf Club - Lakeville, MN For wedding ceremony music we have a portable piano and vocalist sound PA for indoors, the rooftop patio, or the new wedding gazebo.
The Depot - Minneapolis, MN Many different room sizes are available for ceremonies and receptions. I provide portable piano and vocalist sound PA appropriate to the different rooms.
Eagan Community Center - Eagan, MN I provide outdoor or indoor ceremony music including vocalist, pianist, harpist, or string trio. Battery powered piano and PA may be requested. Reception music provided inside with my portable cocktail solo pianist, jazz duo, and a jazz combo or small dance band.
Edinborough Park / Indoor Wedding Amphitheater - Edina, MN features a unique outdoor setting in an indoor park. They furnish a piano and sound system PA for their wedding amphitheater. I can provide ceremony music for the wedding; vocalist with pianist, and/ or my string trio. Reception musicians perform in the Great Hall for cocktails, dinner and dancing.
Fort Snelling Memorial Chapel - St. Paul, MN is a classic setting that has both a piano and organ. I sing with my pianist and or their organist. The chapel has a piano and sound system. They can provide a list of organists.
The Gale Mansion, Minneapolis, MN indoor, outdoor wedding ceremony options. This is a comfortable, very versatile location. Ceremony option indoors in a beautiful mansion room setting, outside on the front lawn, or in the updated grand ballroom downstairs also used for receptions.
Wedding ceremonies indoors in an intimate setting performed in the Heritage room adorned with beautuful wood, outside on the south-side of the mansion on the lawn, or in larger newly renovated ballroom that has a grand piano option.
The Great Hall - St. Paul, MN at 180 East Fifth Street. The ceremony is usually on the Great Hall main floor, then the cocktail hour on the second floor while they reset the main room for dinner. We are able to use their grand piano, and sound system for ceremonies. There is plenty of room next to the piano for additional instrumentalists such as a harp, flute, and string trio.
During the cocktail hour my pianist plays the main floor piano and the sound carries upward well because of the high ceilings and marble floors. We can also pre-set a portable jazz group upstairs. My Martinson jazz/swing band and Elevation variety dance band perform on a portable stage which the facility sets up in the main Great Hall during the change over.
Harriet Island - Saint Paul, MN wedding ceremonies at Clarence W. Wigington Pavilion. This is a renovated 5,000 square foot year round rental facility with limited free parking. For wedding ceremony music we have a portable piano and vocalist sound PA. I also offer reception music.
Interlachen Country Club - Edina, MN indoor/outdoor ceremony site, pre-function area, and Grand Ballroom. I provide ceremony music with vocalist, pianist, string trio, or harp, and bring the sound PA system for porch room ceremonies or receptions. Reception music also in the Interlachen rooms or Grand ballroom.
Beautiful rooms with views. We set up my musicians with portable equipment in the side rooms or Grand Ballroom. It is very convenient to have musicians provide both ceremony and social hour /dinner music. Jazz combos are a natural here.
James J. Hill Library - St. Paul, MN has a sound system available for readers and officiants. I bring a portable piano and vocalist microphone for ceremony or reception music.
Lake Harriet Spiritual Community Chapel - Minneapolis, MN welcoming, traditional church setting for weddings. Beautiful stained glass, grand piano onsite, and seating for 170. This is a versatile church chapel and reception hall. I provide vocalist, pianist ceremony musicians and reception music packages in the adjacent rooms.
Lake of the Isles Lutheran Church - Minneapolis, MN Non-members are welcome to rent the church for wedding ceremonies. Sound system and piano is provided by the church.
Landmark Center - St. Paul, MN main cortile and historic courtroom weddings. There's a grand piano and sound system available in the main cortile.
I can provide a portable piano and vocalist sound PA for weddings in the courtrooms. Reception musicians are available in the main cortile hall or different levels for cocktails, dinner and dancing.
Little White Church in the Valley - Golden Valley, MN beautifully restored chapel, perfect for small weddings (80 people or less). They have an upright piano there in good condition. I bring my vocalist mic to plug into their sound system.
Luther Seminary Chapels - St. Paul, MN I can provide all ceremony music for both Chapel of the Cross and Incarnation Chapel. Both wedding chapels furnish a piano.
Chapel of the Cross piano is in the back. I bring the vocalist and pianist microphone PA. Chapel of the Incarnation is a larger ceremony site that has a sound system, sound engineer, piano and organ.
McNamara Center - Minneapolis, MN at the U of M. I can provide ceremony music with portable piano and my vocal sound PA. For receptions there is plenty of space to set up cocktail musicians, and a raised stage option for a dance band.
The Metropolitan Ballroom - Golden Valley, MN is a very versatile location. The ceremony is usually in one of the two side ballrooms. I bring portable piano, vocalist sound system, and any additional instruments. For the reception I coordinate the music with their provided sound man.
We have provided a solo pianist, duo or trio for the social hour. Bands have plenty of room on stage and they are well lit by the house lighting that makes the ballroom look fantastic.
Minneapolis City Hall - Minneapolis, MN The music carries throughout the rotunda from the 1st or 2nd level. I bring a portable piano and vocalist sound system. The space also lends itself well for cocktail music.
Minneapolis Institute of Arts - Minneapolis, MN We bring a portable piano and vocalist sound PA for ceremonies and receptions. Outdoor ceremonies can be held in the courtyard.
Minnesota History Center - St. Paul, MN The ceremony music is usually performed in the "Capitol Concourse" I provide ceremony music as vocalist, with pianist, strings, harp etc. Also portable jazz cocktail musicians and dance band available.
For ceremonies we set up in the back, or sometimes the side area. For receptions I can turn the sound system around to face the cocktail level for solo piano or jazz duo music, or have preset cocktail /dinner musicians down a floor.
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum - Chaska, MN Multiple ceremony and reception sites available outdoors and indoors. We have a battery power vocalist microphone and portable piano for garden ceremonies. Often times we move to a patio or indoor room for cocktail music.
Nazareth Chapel at Northwestern College - Roseville, MN Classic setting. They provide a piano, organ, sound PA and sound engineer for you. Plenty of room for my vocal, piano and string ensemble.
Nicollet Island Pavilion - Minneapolis, MN Outdoor ceremonies on the patio under the white tent are wonderful. I bring my portable sound system/ microphone for my vocal solos with my portable pianist. There is plenty of room for my reception bands inside or band members can join us out on the patio for receptions.
Our Lady of Victory Chapel - St. Paul, MN on St Catherines campus has a piano and sound system onsite. I provide soloist and cantor music for the Ceremony Mass. There is an organ available, but an organist is not provided, I could refer one.
Paddleford River Boat Weddings - Saint Paul, MN We bring a portable piano and vocalist sound PA for ceremonies and receptions on board.
Prestwick Country Club - Woodbury, MN We have a portable sound system PA for ceremony vocalist and portable piano, and we can easily move it to the adjacent ballroom for cocktail / dinner music, and small to medium sized band for dancing.
They close off one half of the ballroom for the ceremony, then open up the divider for the reception. A receiving line can be held in the foyer area, then enter the ballroom for dinner music.
St. Boniface Church weddings - Hastings, MN formerly located in downtown Hastings is now beautifully recreated just south of there at the Little Log House Pioneer Village. A classic church sanctuary in an unusual country setting. I can provide all ceremony music with vocal solos, my pianist with a wonderful portable piano, and our sound system.
They have a radio microphone there for the reader and/or officiant. I find the microphone is better left in the podium for the reader to avoid static when it's moved back and forth. The officiant can use their second hand held microphone. I could provide a mic stand for them if you reserve one from me. We usually provide the music from the balcony area where we can see everything for timing. I always bring my own sound equipment so I can set it correctly for my voice and balance the sound for the sanctuary.
St. Luke's Episcopal Church - Hastings, MN has a piano, and sound system for the vocalist. There is also an organ and a church organist available for hire.
Often times the organist plays the prelude, processional, recessional, and postlude, while my accompanist, J.J. and I provide the vocal prelude, solo after the readings, and unity candle solo.
St. Paul College Club - St. Paul, MN The main room has a piano for ceremony and reception music. We have a portable piano for ceremonies in the fireplace room or outdoors.
Most indoor wedding ceremonies are held in main room. I bring a small portable sound PA. and can sing from the right or left side facing the guests. A cocktail hour is then held in the adjacent rooms while they change the room around to the dinner setting. That's when we set the band in place or provide duo cocktail music.
Summit Manor Reception House - St. Paul, MN We have a portable piano and vocalist sound system for outdoor ceremonies on the lawn or inside the manor.
The University Club of St. Paul, MN has two locations: the Summit Avenue Clubhouse and the St. Paul Athletic Club. Both have beautiful ballrooms for ceremonies and receptions. We have a portable piano and vocalist sound system to bring if we are not in an area with a piano.
Unity South Church - Bloomington, MN Their chapel for rent has a piano, and sound system for the vocalist. They welcome couples of all beliefs and lifestyles.
The Van Dusen Center - Minneapolis, MN This is a versatile mansion. We provide portable piano and vocalist sound system for ceremony music in the Grand Event Center, mansion, or garden.
We can place our Jazz Duo or trio music in any of the spaces for cocktail music. A reception dance band can provide music in the Carriage House or Grand Event Center.
Varsity Theater weddings - Minneapolis, MN has a sound system with an in-house sound technician. We provide the portable piano that plugs into their system.
The Woods Chapel - Orono, MN has an outdoor chapel with amphitheater seating as well as an indoor chapel with high vaulted ceilings. We can bring a portable piano and sound