Weddings take more preparation than any other event, requiring some combination of phone, email and/or personal consultation to make plans.  The basic fees listed below cover any necessary consultation, 30 minutes of prelude music as your guests are arriving, music for the seating of special guests, entrance music for the attendants, the bridal processional, optional candle lighting or meditation music during the ceremony, the recessional, and a postlude as the guests depart. The fee also includes light amplification, if needed.  Power source is required.  The basic fee does not include additional instrumentalists or vocalists (if desired).

Weddings in the Piedmont area:
Basic Charge:  $350

Wedding Receptions in the Piedmont area
Basic Charge:  $150 for the first hour, $100 per hour thereafter.

Special combination rates may apply.  Contact Sue for details. 

Additional Fees May Apply:
$100 charged for each requested tune that is not currently in Sue's repetoire.
$100 charged if attendance at the rehearsal is required. 

Weddings and Receptions outside the Piedmont area
Same as above plus mileage and/or travel expenses, etc.

Party or Corporate Background Music
$150 for the first hour. $100 each additional hour. Maximum of three hours. 

Background music is defined as Sue providing musical ambience for your dinner or event.

Gallery, Restaurant or Commercial Clients
Contact Sue for a specific quote for openings or dinner music.  Sue will work with you and your needs.

Contact Sue to discuss specific programs and terms. A program involves Sue entertaining your guests. In addition to music, she will tell stories about the music and the instrument.

These fees are all approximate.
To request a quotation please call or email Sue.
Music sets the tone of your event.  Whether reflective and serene, celebratory or elegant, hammered dulcimer music can create the atmosphere you want.  Sue is available to entertain your guests.