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When should I book Sonja Gary Strings?

It’s best to reserve when you secure the date of your event. Although we have a busy schedule, It’s never too late to call. We can provide excellent service at the last minute.


How do I book Sonja Gary Strings?

Once we confirm availability by phone or e-mail, I’m happy to e-mail you a contract. Upon your review, please sign and mail the contract and your deposit to me. Receipt of your contract and deposit reserves the date and time of your event.


Can you play a piece not on your music list?

I try to arrange requests if sheet music is available. I will advise you if a selection isn’t suitable for the ensemble you choose.


HOW DO YOU DRESS FOR MY EVENT?

We usually wear formal black.


DO YOU NEED SPECIAL EQUIPMENT?

We need one armless chair per player and access to electricity if lights are needed (during an evening wedding, for example). We provide stands and lights.


WILL YOU HELP CHOOSE MUSIC?

I’m happy to assist in your music selections.


DO WE NEED TO MEET IN PERSON?

Music selections and details can easily be decided through e-mail or over the phone.


DO YOU TRAVEL OUT OF TOWN

Yes. Mileage fees apply.


DO YOU ATTEND WEDDING REHEARSALS?

Unless I have a conflicting music engagement or the wedding is out of town, I attend the rehearsal.


DO YOU PLAY OUTSIDE?

We often play outside and need a location free from direct sun, rain and extreme temperatures (hot or cold).