Affinity String Trio or Quartet
One of our most popular groups, Affinity String Trio has been an integral part of the Chicago music scene for 14 years! They called the world famous Walnut Room Restaurant (inside Macy's State Street) home for over 5 years, performing everyday for lunch. They regularly appear in concert and have performed on Chicago's own WFMT radio. Treat your guests to their dynamic and refined sound! Also, the trio can easily add another violinist to make a quartet.
Claudine Cappelle-Harig, Harpist
Harpist Claudine Cappelle-Harig is a seasoned orchestral player and soloist. She performs regularly with the Milwaukee Ballet, Pamiro Opera Company and Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra. Claudine performed for Goodman Theatre's production of "The Light and the Piazza." Other orchestral credits include performances with the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra,Milwaukee's Bel Canto Chorus, Northbrook Symphony, Milwaukee Chamber Orchestra and Kenosha Symphony Orchestra. Claudine provides a beautiful, celestial sound at every event!
George Radosavljevic, Pianist
Pianist George Radosavljevic's playing has been called "polished and elegantly shaped" by the Chicago Tribune and "consistently enchanting" by the Pioneer Press. He appears as orchestral pianist with the Lake Forest and Elgin Symphony Orchestras and is currently on the faculties of the DePaul University School of Music Community Music Division and North Shore School for the Arts. He studied on scholarship at DePaul University with Dmitry Paperno and was awarded the Master of Music in Piano Performance degree. His expansive repertoire reaches across the board from classical to pop and beyond.
The CoverGirls Violin Show
The CoverGirls Violin Show is a colorful, high-energy musical revue of the greatest pop and rock hits from the Beatles to Beyonce, all performed on the CoverGirls' signature purple electric violins. These 5 talented women are part runway, part rock and deliver an unstoppable floor show complete with choreography! Featuring 3 to 6 violins playing a showcase performance anywhere from 15 to 45 minutes in length, the CoverGirls employs the latest in music technology to create a stunning musical revue. This unique group will leave your guests in awe!
PM Jazz Trio
The Paul Mutzabaugh Trio is a Chicago-based ensemble comprised of acoustic piano, upright bass and drumset. In addition to his piano trio, Paul works consistently as a multi-instrumentalist and producer/arranger in both live performance and studio settings. He currently leads his own original jazz/fusion group The Renegades, and is a founding member of the band Crawl. He also performs regularly with notable local artists such as Typhanie Monique, John Elmquist's Hard Art Groop, Aaron McEvers' M13 and Chris Siebold's Psycles.
Crazy Rocket Fuel
Crazy Rocket Fuel lends a refreshing new perspective to old-time classic rockabilly, honky tonk and vintage rock 'n' roll that will leave your audience wanting more. They're not just female-fronted, they're a well-packaged quartet from lead vocals to the rockin' rhythm section. Retro-sassy original tunes from their first studio CD have generated significant buzz in rockabilly circles, radio stations, cable access programs and national hotrod shows. They will keep any party hoppin’ playing popular vintage favorites by artists including: Elvis, Little Richard, Buddy Holly, Wanda Jackson, Janis Martin, The Beatles, and more!