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Blog archives for April, 2017


Archive for April, 2017

Sunday, April 30th, 2017

BUDGETING FOR WEDDING RECEPTION MUSIC-STAN WIEST MEMBER ASSOCIATION OF BRIDAL CONSULTANTS The first thing I tell brides is there is no substitute for quality. Never go for quantity. It is much better to have a fantastic 5 or 6 piece band than have a poorly rehearsed,put together orchestra of 12 or 18 pieces for the […]

Wednesday, April 26th, 2017

THE RETURN TO TRADITIONAL WEDDINGS-STAN WIEST-MEMBER ASSOCIATION OF BRIDAL CONSULTANTS The latest trend of BAND DJ ORCHESTRA combinations had taken a new direction. Brides are creating weddings with a more traditional approach. This can be seen in the music brides are choosing for their ceremony, cocktail hour and reception. The wedding ceremony has reverted to […]

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017

BAND DJ ORCHESTRA COMBINATIONS LONG ISLAND NEW YORK STAN WIEST -MEMBER ASSOCIATION OF BRIDAL CONSULTANTS PRESIDENT STAN WIEST MUSIC With the growing diversity required by brides and grooms a new trend is developing in wedding reception music. The emergence of the BAND DJ ORCHESTRA COMBINATION on Long Island and in the New York area. Many […]

Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

COMMON TYPES OF WEDDING RECEPTIONS AND UNCOMMON MUSICAL SUGGESTIONS STAN WIEST -Member Association Bridal Consultants LARGE FORMAL WEDDING RECEPTION Most traditional wedding receptions require a large venue and the music should match this magnitude. Certain instruments such as acoustic guitar, harp or solo violin get lost in a huge banquet hall. Make sure the instrumentation […]

Friday, April 21st, 2017

THE WEDDING DRESS YOU HAVE ALWAYS DREAMED ABOUT By DIANE -WEDDING PLANNER-COORDINATOR AT STAN WIEST MUSIC (631) 754-4979 STAN WIEST MUSIC IS A MEMBER OF THE ASSOCIATION OF BRIDAL CONSULTANTS Imagine yourself in a wedding dress that no one ever saw before. A dress that is just “You”. You’re probably thinking “Sure, but I can’t […]

Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

By STAN WIEST Member Association of Bridal Consultants (631) 754-0594 email stan@stanwiest.com www.stanwiest.com That wonderful, exciting flush of being engaged-every time you use your left hand you can’t help but watch how the light sparkles off your ring. People you hardly know are always congratulating you. What a state of euphoria. But—Oops! Reality starts to […]

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Stan Wiest Piano Concert and Sing Along May 20 Elmont Public Library 2 PM Free Stan Wiest will perform music of the Great American Songbook ,tell humorous stories of his performances with and for celebrities and close with a full audience sing along of Great American Favorites. Free Admission Free Songbooks Elmont Public Library 700 […]

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

STAN WIEST MUSIC STRING DUO THE ESSEX CHAMBER ENSEMBLE performing “Minuet in G” by Beethoven and “Hornpipe” by Handel for a wedding at the Three Village Inn -Stony Brook NY HORNPIPE by HANDEL “HUMORESQUE by BEETHOVEN Violin and Cello from STAN WIEST MUSIC (631) 754-0594 More Videos and information at tags:violin and cello, string duo,stan […]