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SSC Gig Connection

Find a musician for your function here! All are members of our extraordinary faculty. Musicians are organized by instrument in the tabs listed below.

Guitar
Erik Caldarone Erik Caldarone
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Website: www.erikcaldarone.com
Faculty bio
Instrument(s): Primary- guitar. Secondary - electric bass, ukulele
Area of expertise: I provide jazz standards from any era with any size ensemble (solo guitar – big band) & pop/rock/blues ensembles that play music from the 60's – today. I have the right ensemble for your wedding, private function, corporate gathering, recital, art gallery, or dive bar. Additionally, I do studio work on all of my instruments and have been commissioned as an arranger and composer.
Geographical availability: No restrictions. Cost of travel included in performance fee. (No additional travel cost for performances in the Greater Boston Area and North/NorthWest of Boston).

George Little George Little
email
Website: www.mynameisgeorgelittle.com
Faculty bio
Area of expertise: Solo Guitar Classical, Flamenco, Jazz Standards, Pop/Rock instrumentals -Gypsy Swing Violin/Guitar Jazz Duo (www.newbostonduo.com) -Classical Ensembles such as Guitar/Flute, Guitar/Voice etc. Available for Weddings, Funerals, Functions, Art Galleries, Concerts, general entertainment.
Geographical availability: No restrictions. Cost of travel included in performance fee. (No additional travel cost for performances in the Greater Boston Area and North/NorthWest of Boston).

 

Piano/Keyboards
Ed Broms Ed Broms, piano
email
Faculty Bio
Instrument: piano, pipe organ, jazz organ, keyboards, electric bass, voice.
Area of expertise: all styles
Geographical availability: Global
Preferences: jazz, blues, wedding ceremonies and/or receptions, solo piano, piano/vocals.

Jimmy Craven, piano
email
Website: www.jimmycraven.com
Faculty Bio
Area of expertise: Pop/rock piano covers meet world beat.
Geographical availability: No restrictions.
Preferences: Dinner parties, gallery openings, restaurants. Anyhere that wants ambience with energy!

Anthony Geraci, piano
email
Website: www.anthonygeraciblue.com
Faculty Bio
Area of expertise: Jazz/blues/standards
Geographical availability: South Shore/Boston
Preferences: Cocktail parties, weddings/receptions, house parties
   

 

Strings
 
Christine Hedden Christine Hedden
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Faculty Bio
Instrument: fiddle (Irish traditional, New England folk, contra), viola (classical, fiddle), foot percussion
Area of expertise:fiddle (Irish traditional, New England folk, contra), viola (classical, fiddle), free improvisation on all instruments, foot percussion
Geographical availability: Areas of Boston accessible by public transport, Amherst/Northhampton areas, Connecticut.
Personal website: http://christinedelphinemusic.com/

Cassie Sulbaran Cassie Sulbaran
email
Faculty Bio
Instrument: viola
Area of expertise: Classical, Pop, Celtic, Folk, Venezuelan
Geographical availability: All Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Southern New Hampshire
Personal website: http://www.cassiestephensonviola.com/

Notes: Any gigs, from background music to featured performances would be welcomed! I can provide a chamber ensemble as well.

 

Voice

Beth MacLeod Largent, mezzo-soprano
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Faculty Bio
I am available to make your event as special as you are! I am available as a church soloist, to make your wedding, memorial service or funeral extra meaningful. American songbook/jazz songs with a cocktail hour with a pianist? No problem. I will travel within New england as needed. I look forward to working with you to make your event as unique and one of a kind as you are!

Jennie Mulqueen
email
Phone: 617-359-5994
Faculty Bio
Area of Expertise: I do cabaret work - specializing in intergenerational gatherings - currently featuring I Have Confidence - A Tribute to Julie Andrews. Also, solo sacred and private parties.
Website:www.jenniemulqueen.com

Andrew Garland Andrew Garland
email
Phone: 513-885-7405
Faculty Bio

Singing this elegant isn't just for the concert halls.
"Beautiful." - The Washington Post
"Garland sings with commanding intensity." - The New York Times
"Powerful." - Opera News
"Gorgeous..beauteous sound...passionate." - San Francisco Classical Voice

Notes: Have a world-class opera star sing in your wedding ceremony - or any special occasion. Andrew can help select the music, collaborate with any combination of musicians and sing in almost any language.
Website:www.andrewgarland.com

 

Woodwinds
Peter Bianca

Peter Bianca
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Instrument: clarinet - bass and E-flat
Website: http://www.peterbianca.com/
Faculty Bio
Area of expertise: classical
Geographical availability: The world

 


John Vanderpool

John Vanderpool
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Instrument: saxophone/flute/clarinet
Website: http://heavymetalhorns.com/
Faculty Bio
Area of expertise: jazz/rocck/funk
Geographical availability: International

Notes: Like to perform in many different styles.

 


Donald Zook, flute
email
Website: www.donaldzook.com
Faculty Bio
Area of expertise: solo flute, duos and ensembles (flute & guitar, flute & harp, flute & piano, flute & strings, flute & organ, flute & voice). Provide all genres, from classical to pop to light jazz. Available for all events and occasions - concerts, weddings, funerals, art galleries, functions, pit orchestra/theater etc.
Geographical availability: No restrictions. Cost of travel included in performance fee.