Questions For The Band

  1. Can we come to listen to you perform?
  2. Can you act as the master of ceremonies?
  3. Can you design an itinerary for the night?
  4. Can you play the songs that are important to us (such as a traditional Jewish hora tune or a favorite pop hit)?
  5. Can you supply your master playlist in advance?
  6. Do you have a specialty?
  7. Do you have another wedding gig before or after ours?
  8. Do you have liability insurance?
  9. Do you know our reception space and its acoustic, power, and amplification requirements? If not, will you check it out beforehand?
  10. Do you plan to use lighting or any other special effects?
  11. Do you use pre-determined setlists, or do you take requests (or read the crowd)? 
  12. Does your band perform live or to tracks?
  13. How do you ensure a comfortable sound level for all the guests?
  14. How do you handle song requests?
  15. How do you motivate a shy crowd to dance?
  16. How many hours are included in the package?
  17. How many musicians are in the band, and available? How many vocalists? Are there different options as far as how many musicians/instruments we can hire?
  18. How many weddings do you typically do in a year?
  19. How would you describe your style?
  20. Is the recording on your website live or produced in a studio? Has the sound been enhanced?
  21. What do you typically wear?
  22. What’s your backup plan if there’s an equipment malfunction?
  23. What’s your cancellation policy?
  24. What’s your sick-day policy?
  25. Who will do the setup?
  26. Would we need to rent any instruments (a piano, for example) or equipment (extra speakers or a stage)?