Violinist sought to accompany wedding proposal-Feb. 8

Dave Placek seeks a violinist to provide music during his wedding proposal.

2/8/2017 in Madison, paid gig.

Dave Placek

Need two songs:
Devin Dawson “All On Me”
Kieth Urban & Carrie Underwood “The Fighter”
If you have contacts, I would like to perform the music in an auditorium with a stage only for the short period to play the songs as background to the wedding proposal.


Big band wanted for Feb. wedding

My fiance and I are looking for a big band to play for our wedding on Saturday, February 24th, 2018. The wedding and reception are being held at the Goodman Community Center in Madison. We’d like a big band to play swing era music from 7pm-10:45pm. We may also like a smaller group for cocktail hour, 4:30-6pm, to play lighter/modern jazz.

This will be a paid gig.


Singers/instrumentalists wanted by local producer

My name is Alex Eichstaedt and I’m a computer engineering, computer science student here at UW-Madison. I have a passion for producing music and 10 years of experience with Avid’s Pro Tools. This last summer I performed live at Milwaukee’s Summerfest.

Take a listen to a song I’ve made:

I am looking for singers and talented musicians to feature in my music. If interested, send an email to or contact me at 262-501-4203 with your name, skill, and rate and we can get to it.

Party reception music sought-Nov. 28

We have our annual meeting coming up soon and are interested in providing background music for our cocktail reception. Looking for either a harpist or keyboard or something appropriate for background music. Details are:

Wisconsin Asphalt Pavement Association

Date: Tuesday, November 28
Time: 5:00-6:00pm
Location: Madison Marriott West

Pay is negotiable

Contact: Mary

Paid Choir Section Leaders–Tenor, Bass

Paid Choir Section Leaders–Tenor, Bass

The Madison Area Community Chorus has paid section leader positions available for tenors and basses for a limited run of Christmas music performances, including the Madison Area Community Christmas Festival.

Required performance dates include Friday, Nov. 24 (4-5:30pm) and Saturday, Dec. 9 (2:00-4:00pm). Thursday, Dec. 14, 7:00pm also available.

A limited number of rehearsals are needed, Thursday evenings (7-8:30pm) and one Saturday morning (10-11:30am).

Professional pay based upon attendance.

Professionals and students encouraged to apply.

Please e-mail Mark Bloedow, Artistic Director, with your interest and a brief summary of your singing experience,

Polka Music desired for Geography Library (final) bash- Nov. 17

The Geography Library is celebrating its 88th and final Birthday.

We’d like to have some polka music for the party

Friday, November 17th, (part of 1-6pm). Geography Library, 280 Science Hall

Remuneration is negotiable.


Tom Tews


WHY THE NEED FOR CHANGE? This transition and transformation of the Geography Library space is part of the Libraries’ overall consolidation efforts across campus. It is a closely coordinated effort in partnership with the Department of Geography to overhaul the space to make it more flexible and accessible for students and faculty, while still providing the services and materials the libraries offer.


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Baha’i choir conductor sought

Seeking a conductor to start and lead a local Baha’i choir. We would look to sing Baha’i inspired songs in many genres including classical, soul and negro spirituals. We would also sing from other religious traditions as well as other music that uplifts the soul. Would love to hire someone who also writes his/her own arrangements.

The commitment is once a week between one and two hours. We will pay what we are able, so let’s talk about what it might cost.

Please call me or email me to talk it out in more detail.


Violinist or Saxophonist for Holiday Party

We are looking for a solo violinist or saxophonist to perform holiday music for a few hours at a holiday event at the new Madison headquarters of Fairway Mortgage.

Saturday, Dec. 16th, 11 AM to 2 PM.  Paid gig.


Gus Merwin
Human Resources Intern

Direct: (608) 697-2274 • eFax: 608-807-1961
5305 Buttonwood Drive, Madison, WI 53718

Music instructors wanted – WI Conservatory of Music

The WCM Conservatory Connections program places music teachers in schools, libraries, assisted living homes, etc. to provide music classes, rehearsals and more to places that otherwise would not have music programs.

The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music is a community music school dedicated to tailoring our instruction to students’ individual needs, interests, abilities, and learning styles in a non-competitive environment. Students of all ages, abilities, and economic circumstances participate in lessons, classes, and ensembles on 20 different instruments. Serving more than 9,000 students each year, WCM is the largest community music school in Wisconsin.

Matthew Bragstad, Education Manager
Work Phone: 414-276-5760
Cell Phone: 414-828-2517