Members Only Musicians: hire a soloist, ensemble or accompanist for your event or party.MTAC Members Only
Accompanists for Hire

Rose Georgi

Classical, Jazz, Pops.  Any instruments, voice, choir, ballet.

Colin Hannon

UCSC staff accompanist, musical theater pianist/music director, church music director. All styles of music.

Nicki Kerns

Excellent sight-reader, fluent in classical, pop, jazz and musical theater.

Lynn Kidder

Instrumental, vocal, & choral. Classical, pop, and show tunes. Vocal coaching: Italian, French, German and Latin.

Holly Ota

Very experienced accompanying soloists, choruses, churches and musical theater. Available only for single performance gigs. All styles.

Carol Panofsky

Reads figured bass and can improvise RH accompaniments from a bass line. Can tune a harpsichord.

Other Musicians for Hire

Mary Jane Cope

Piano, Presenter

Available as presenter, collaborator, chamber musician, duo/duet pianist, soloist (specialty 20th/21st century music).

Roger Emanuels


Available for solo cello performance for private occasions.

Rose Georgi


Entertainment with classical, pops, film & show tunes, jazz music for parties or special occasions.

Camille Chitwood Harrison


Nicki Kerns

Piano, string bass, electric bass, voice

Cocktail/background pianist for special events. And The Raytones: children’s rock band; jazz or classic rock for adults.

Lynn Kidder


Solo, duo-piano and chamber. Classical, pop, ragtime, showtunes, piano-lounge.

Nancy Kvam


All musical genres. Music for special occasions/weddings. String duo, trio, quartet. Violinist in Santa Cruz Symphony.

Carol Panofsky

Oboe, early winds, Piano

Oboe, d’amore, Eng horn: 440
Baroque oboe, d’amore, da caccia: 415
Renaissance, transitional, baroque recorders: 440 & 415
Classical oboe: 430

Vivian Simon