Kate O'Brien, violinist, leader and music arranger for OBrien Strings, provides delightful acoustic instrumental music at all types of ceremonies, parties and private events. She personalizes her enormous music list of all kinds of classic and current music for you, playing what you really want to hear! Solo violin, or her small strings and mixed ensembles- VIOLIN and GUITAR, VIOLIN and CELLO, STRING TRIO (Violin, Viola, Cello), STRING QUARTET (2 violins, viola, cello) - are perfect for weddings and any kind of special event. We honoring special music requests, play with joyful enthusiasm at every performance, indoors or outdoors. You can hear the music you want being played by the beautiful, elegant sound of strings - classical standards, pop tunes, romantic songs, rock 'n roll, ethnic music (Irish, Italian, Jewish etc.) jazz, Broadway, folk music and more. Special requests are welcome.
Kate can stroll among your guests for cocktail hours or receptions playing solo violin or with guitar. She can also play with her own keyboard player or your organist, and her ensembles can add flute, trumpet, rhythm section or accompany a vocalist. Gentle amplification available, discounts offered for longer engagements.
She performs throughout Connecticut, and parts of Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey and Rhode Island.