Bonita Bay Club

On the fourth weekend in October, the Seaside String Quartet traveled to the Bonita Bay Club for the wedding of  Kerri and Scott. We provided the wedding ceremony and cocktail reception entertainment. The ceremony was held at the outside pergola. Everything look gorgeous!

Bonita Bay Club weddingWe shared the day with these vendors: Kehrin Hassan, of Jet Set Wed, Wedding Planner; Libby’s Flowers; IheART films; Binary Flips Photo; Niche  Event Rentals for the ceremony chairs; Kakes by Karen; Salon Tease; Darcy at the Country Club; and Michael DeArruda, Officiant.

We arrived at 4:30 to set up and began playing prelude music at 5pm. The couple chose mostly classical music for us to play: Ave Maria, Schubert; Meditation, Massenet; Con te Partiro, Bocelli; Invention in F, Bach; Allegro, Handel; Rondeau, Mouret; Brandenburg Concerto #3, Bach.

For the ceremony: Somewhere in Time:

                                                     Groom and his Parents

                                                     Mother of the Bride

                                                     Officiant 

                                                    6 Groomsmen enter from side

                                         Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Bach: 6 Bridesmaids

                                        Canon in D, Pachelbel: Entrance of the Bride

                                        I’m Yours, Jason Mraz: Recessional

                                        All You Need is Love, Beatles: Postlude

We moved to the terrace for the cocktail hour and enjoyed playing these selections, chosen by the couple,  for the guests:

                            Crazy Little Thing Called Love, Queen

                             One Love, Bob Marley

                             Can’t Take My Eyes Off of You, Frankie Valli

                             I’ll Stand By You, Pretenders

                             Lean on Me, Bill Withers

                             Love Story, Taylor Swift

                             Love Me Tender, Elvis

                             Strangers in the Night, Sinatra

                             For the Longest Time, Billy Joel

                            Brown Eyed Girl, Van Morrison

                            Marry You, Bruno Mars

                            Happy, Pharrell Williams

                            Every Little Thing She Does, Police

                            That’s Amore, Dean Martin ( such a fun arrangement!)

We got so many nice compliments and we are grateful! Thank you Kerri and Scott for having us! May you have many years of happiness together!

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