Professional Violinist and Vocalist
Molly performs at weddings and special events throughout South Central Pennsylvania. Since beginning her performance career in 2004, she has provided vocal or violin music for more than 500 weddings and numerous public and private events. She is currently an artist in residence at Penn State Hershey Medical Center and has a publishing deal through Rock Diva Sugar Daddy Publishing for music written with guitarist, Maria Wilson.
As a wedding musician, Molly plays and sings all styles of music including classical, country, pop and rock. She is available for wedding ceremonies, cocktail hours, and any occasion in need of live music. Molly’s violin is equipped with a pic up which allows her to plug into a battery powered amplifier. Molly brings to a wedding the elegance and style that the bride and groom want to have expressed on their special day.
In 2004, Molly graduated cum laude with a bachelor of music in Music Education. Specializing in voice and violin, Molly studied with Dr. Youngsuck Kim, Dr. Kenneth Sarch and Dr. Adrian Bryttan. Molly has also worked with the following vocal teachers after college- Melanie Galiardo, Greg Enriquez, Linda Balliro, and the amazing Seth Riggs.
Molly currently lives in Harrisburg, PA with her husband and twin girls. She loves being able to balance a career and be a mom. She has been teaching private lessons since 2004. In that time she has worked with 100’s of students of all ages eager to learn how to play an instrument or sing. Molly loves music and loves being able to teach it to others. Her private music studio is located in her home where she offers in person lessons as well as Skype and FaceTime lessons for those interested in learning with her who do not live in the area.
Pricing and Information
Wedding Ceremony music includes 20-30 minutes prelude, 1-3 processional songs and recessional, anything needed during the ceremony and 1-2 postlude songs. Cocktail hour is one hour of music. Musician will arrive one hour prior to the start of the ceremony to set up. Battery powered amplification is also provided for the instrument if needed and travel up to 25 miles of the musician’s address is included. Musician will always rehearse, prepare and organize music prior to the event. Musician does not attend dress rehearsals. Average wedding ceremony music length is usually 20-30 minutes
$350 for Ceremony or Cocktail Hour
$600 for Ceremony/Cocktail Hour package
Short and Sweet Package
This package is for smaller weddings. The wedding ceremony length cannot be more than 15-20 minutes.
Available for Molly as a violin soloist only within a 10 mile radius of musicians address in Harrisburg, PA
Ceremony- includes 10 minutes prelude music, 1-2 processional songs and 1 recessional song. Arrival is 30 minutes before the start of ceremony. Please inquire about price.
Music can be purchased and learned if not on the song list. The fee for the Soloist is $25. Grace Notes and Acoustic Crossover is $50 per song. The fee to have a song arranged for Stringz by 2 is $200 as it takes at least 4-6 hours to write out and arrange a song. Musician(s) need a 2 month advanced notice in order to learn new music.
A travel fee will be required for anything outside a 25 mile radius from the musician’s address. A travel fee will also incur if travel is required from ceremony site to cocktail hour location.
For all other events, please inquire about pricing. Interested in a Duo Option, please inquire.