Live Music

Bill Pollack Orchestra

Evanston, IL

The Bill Pollack Orchestra brings Big Band, swing and jazz to your wedding reception. With a wide repertoire and consummate musicianship, Mr. Pollack’s group brings class and fun to special events.

Brad Conroy

Chicago, IL

Brad Conroy is a classical guitarist who specializes in solo repertoire which is perfect for wedding ceremonies, background music, private parties and special occasions.

Chicago Cajun Aces

Chicago, IL

Looking for something out of the ordinary for your wedding? The energetic music of Chicago Cajun Aces may be just what you are looking for. With 6 members, the Aces provide rollicking music for wedding festivities.

Eric Hochberg Orchestra

Winnetka, IL

Eric Hochberg brings everything from classical to jazz to the dance floor. He arranges for a wide variety of groups to fit the event and the venue. Whether you are looking for background dinner music or dancing, Mr. Hochberg offers exceptional music to compliment a wedding.

Dick Judson Orchestra

Chicago, IL

With his 10-man orchestra, Dick Judson can play anything and everything for your wedding, from big band with smooth horn sounds to contemporary songs that have “a good beat and are easy to dance to.

Jeff Manuel

Chicago, IL

As a pianist and bandleader, Jeff Manuel has been performing in the Chicago Area for 25 years. Chicago Magazine says, “As comfortable with Chopin as he is with Cole Porter, Jeff Manuel is excellent and his performance is joyous. Jeff can arrange for it all, from blues bands to dance bands.

Jeff Sandler Orchestra

Chicago, IL

The Jeff Sandler Orchestra provides music for dinner, dancing and ceremonies for any bride’s taste, be it Big Band or Classic Rock. Working with a band of 8-16 pieces, Jeff Sandler can put together music that suits any size wedding in just about any venue in the Midwest.

Lynne Jordan & The Shivers

Chicago, IL

Chicago Premiere Vocalist Lynne Jordan and her fabulous band (up to 11 pieces which includes multiple vocals in addition to her own) offer a soulful blend of many styles of music that is guaranteed to create excitement and most importantly, dancing. One of the best party bands in town.

Mike Finnerty

Evanston, IL

If you are looking for all jazz and all swing, this is the man to call. He can arrange for 2-5 piece combos that add ambiance to the evening or get your guests out of their chairs—or both if that is what you are looking for. A professional Chicago musician, Mike Finnerty adds a touch of class and a touch of excitement.

Stuart Rosenberg Music for Celebration

Evanston, IL

Stuart Rosenberg is a musical curator who arranges for just about any kind of music you can find in Chicago, from klezmer to blues with boogie and samba mixed in there, too. His talent only surpasses the breadth of his repertoire.

The Bradley Young Orchestra

Twenty First Century Arts & Entertainment

The Bradley Young Orchestra is committed to personalized service; whether it means helping a bride and groom choose music for their wedding ceremony, orchestrating an elaborate star-studded gala or creating a spectacular themed show for a corporate event or charity ball.

The Smoking Fish

Chicago, IL

Not your typical wedding band, The Smoking Fish play a wide variety of covers from the Rolling Stones, Van Morrison, Paul Simon, Niel Diamond and many others. If you’re looking for the same tunes played at most weddings, we’re probably not the right choice. If you would rather have your guests dancing to Domino, Late in the Evening, and Cherry Cherry we would love to hear from you.

The Stitely Orchestra

Evanston, IL

Music is the heart and soul of a great party. The Stitely Orchestra is your choice for keeping the dance floor filled and for superb service from the first contact through the last dance. We play music from the 20’s to current hits. To get the songs you want and to sleep well at night knowing your wedding will be the time of your life, call us.

Thirty-Three Entertainment

Orchestra 33
Dave Farley
Carol Stream, IL

The motto for this orchestra should be “Have band, will travel.” They are in demand all over the country at private events, festivals and weddings. Orchestra 33 provides an extensive range of musical styles that compliment your wedding size and location.

Wink Music Productions

Evanston, IL

Whether you are looking for jazz, steel drum, blues, funk or Latin rhythms, Wink Music Productions can arrange it. Working with a variety of musicians, Wink Music offers both traditional sounds and world music to get your guests out on the dance floor for the entire evening.