Wyatt & Shari Knapp

Wyatt & Shari Knapp

Ethnic and Folk Music; Vocal Ensemble

Wyatt & Shari Knapp

Known for their sparkling vocals, lush harmonies, and tasteful blend that sets them apart, this personable and engaging husband-wife duo has warmed the hearts of audiences throughout Michigan and beyond, While remaining true to their traditional and Americana roots, their music reaches into genres as rich and diverse as bluesy folk, high lonesome bluegrass, and timeless classics of the 1940’s. Shari’s rhythm guitar provides a pleasing foundation for Wyatt’s finger-style and flat-picking guitar leads, as the two serve up fresh arrangements of obscure covers, time-tested favorites and original tunes for audiences of all ages.

Availability: Year-round

LINKS:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wyattandshari
YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/WNjBQU3bR4U
Website: www.wyattandshari.com

FEES:

Program: $300-1000
Workshop: $300-1000
Residency: $500
Length of Residency if Applicable: 1 day
Travel Expenses: .50 cents per mile after first 100 miles;

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Wyatt Knapp
PO BOX 836
Douglas, MI 49406
music@wyattandshari.com
Office Phone: 616-403-5002 Cell: 616-293-6634

 

Metro Jazz Voices: 4-part Harmony, Great American Songbook

Metro Jazz Voices: 4-part Harmony, Great American Songbook

Jazz Music; Vocal Ensemble

Metro Jazz Voices: 4-part Harmony, Great American Songbook

Metro Jazz Voices, from Detroit, render American Songbook classics, Jazz standards and Popular favorites, in exquisite 4-part Harmony, backed by a sterling Rhythm Trio. The band also is famous for jaw-dropping Vocalese, with original lyrics, and world-class instrumental prowess. MJV has performed across Michigan, to sold-out crowds, and has held masterclasses and interactive shared concerts with students, at numerous high schools and colleges.

Availability: Year-round

LINKS:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Metro-Jazz-Voices-113497507769/?ref=bookmarks
YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uVqpkRocwzk
Website: www.metrojazzvoices.com

FEES:

Program: $975-$3,000
Workshop: $750-$1,000
Residency: $750 per day
Length of Residency if Applicable: Maximum 3 days
Travel Expenses: 5 Hotel rooms + extra 10% of Fee for travel further than 90 minutes from Detroit MI

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Carl Cafagna
4096 Greensboro Dr.
Troy, MI 48085
metrojazzvoices@gmail.com
Cell Phone: 248-670-4473

 

Boychoir of Ann Arbor

Boychoir of Ann Arbor

Vocal Ensemble

Boychoir of Ann Arbor

It has been said that the Boychoir of Ann Arbor sings with the “voices of angels”. Established in 1987, this choir of boys features the unique and wonderful sound of young male voices in a varied repertoire of sacred and secular choral music enthralling audiences of all ages. Performances include traditional Christmas concerts, thematic or seasonal concerts, choral Evensong and civic events. The Boychoir of Ann Arbor has appeared with professional symphonies and in joint performances with outstanding adult choral groups. The Boychoir performs in community concert series, churches, senior centers and for private and public events throughout Michigan.

Availability: September—June

LINKS:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BoychoirAnnArbor
Twitter: https://twitter.com/BoychoirA2
YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/g01FKjhPSfI
Website: http://aaboychoir.org/

FEES:

Program: $500-$2500
Travel Expenses: Travel expenses for performances greater than 90 miles from Ann Arbor.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Laura Dunbar
1100 North Main Street #117B
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
BoychoirA2@gmail.com
Office Phone: (734) 663-5377

Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus

Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus

Vocal Ensemble

Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus

Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus (MOTCC) is a groundbreaking ensemble and the only one of its kind for Metro Detroit children. Founded in 2007, MOTCC with children ranging from 8-16 years old has charmed audiences throughout Michigan, embracing diverse cultures and traditions in an extensive range of genres from folk songs to opera. The chorus is available to perform at community and private events, music festivals, tree lighting ceremonies, schools and other performance opportunities.

Availability: September—May

LINKS:

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MOTChildrensChorus
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MOTCChorus
YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/DYQawCOM8_o
Website: www.motcc.org

FEES:

Program: $800-10,000
Workshop: $500-$2,000
Travel Expenses: If outside of the Metro Detroit area, a charter bus will be necessary.

CONTACT INFORMATION:

Suzanne Acton
1526 Broadway St
Detroit, MI 48226-2115
sacton@motopera.org
Office Phone: 313-237-3422 Cell: 313-530-1566 Fax Number: 313-237-3437