Offering professional piano music for your wedding in the Flathead Valley.
Cristine is an accomplished pianist and teacher from Kalispell, MT. She has over 20 years of experience in piano and vocal performance, including a Bachelor's of Music Education. Cristine will provide piano music and live sound for your wedding ceremony, cocktail hour, and/or dinner.
Cristine has a Bachelor's of Music Education with an emphasis in Piano and Voice from the University of Montana - Missoula. While attending the university she was a member of the university's premier ensembles including the Chamber Chorale and Symphonic Wind Ensemble. In 1995 she began taking piano lessons at the age of 3 and was only 6 years old when she performed at her first wedding. She has over ten years of experience playing piano and singing weekly in praise bands and traditional church services.
Teaching music, whether in public schools, at church, or in private lessons, has been a lifelong passion. She began teaching piano when she was a freshman in high school and is comfortable teaching all age groups and ability levels. She taught band and math at Somers Middle School for six years and is now pursuing a Master's of Science in Learning Experience Design and Educational Technology.
Her personality is calm, ambitious, and detail-oriented. When completing projects, details are seldom overlooked. Since she has been performing all her life, she knows all the ways things could possibly go wrong, so she makes sure that doesn't happen. She wants to make sure your wedding day is perfect in every way she knows how.
"I've known Cristine for over 20 years, since we were in elementary school. There was never any question whether music would become her career. When you combine her talent and professionalism, magic happens. Book her, you won't be disappointed!"
"I met Cristine at my church where she played piano for the gatherings. I was so happy when she agreed to play for my wedding. Her playing is so beautiful and relaxing to listen to. Your guests will love her!"
SIMPLE pricing starting at $600.
You provide the electricity, and I'll handle the rest!
Planning and consultation, including custom contract.
Live piano ceremony music including prelude, processional, recessional, and special music.
Choose songs from a prepared repertoire list or create your own.
Beautiful, authentic grand piano sound at any indoor or outdoor venue.
High-quality sound equipment including two wireless microphones and PA system for ceremony.
Available for all wedding venues within Flathead County, including Whitefish and Glacier Park.
Travel expenses not included ($0.56 per mile).
Add-on live cocktail hour or dinner music ($200 per hour).
Add-on accompaniment of talented guest ($100 per song). Includes up to 2 rehearsals and practice recording, if requested.
Prelude in C Major by Bach
Canon in D by Pachelbel
Ode to Joy by Beethoven
Clair de Lune by Debussy
Some Enchanted Evening
How Beautiful by Twila Paris
Be Still My Soul
The Lord's Prayer
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
I'll Be Home for Christmas.
From This Moment On
All of Me by Legend
First Day of My Life
Let's start planning!
Complete the contact form to check availability.
You will receive a digital brochure with more information about pricing and services. I look forward to getting to know you and hope I can add that special touch to your wedding ceremony that you're looking for!