Accompanists for Hire
Can perform classical & basic jazz styles. Adept at sight-reading and playing from lead sheets (improvisation).
All styles including classical, jazz, rock, pop and musical theater. Instrumental, theater and choral. Vocal coaching.
UCSC staff accompanist, musical theater pianist/music director, church music director. All styles of music.
Excellent sight-reader, fluent in classical, pop, jazz and musical theater.
Instrumental, vocal, & choral. Classical, pop, and show tunes. Vocal coaching: Italian, French, German and Latin.
Reads figured bass and can improvise RH accompaniments from a bass line. Can tune a harpsichord.
Other Musicians for Hire
Perform at parties, church events, fund raisers, etc. Classical & jazz idioms.
Mary Jane Cope
Available as presenter, collaborator, chamber musician, duo/duet pianist, soloist (specialty 20th/21st century music).
Piano, composition, arranging, musical direction
Chamber music, weddings and memorials. Composer and arranger of instrumental, film and commercial music.
Available for solo cello performance for private occasions.
Entertainment with classical, pops, film & show tunes, jazz music for parties or special occasions.
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.
Solo, duo-piano and chamber. Classical, pop, ragtime, showtunes, cocktail.
All musical genres. Music for special occasions/weddings. String duo, trio, quartet. Violinist in Santa Cruz Symphony.
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
Sambacruz.com: Flute, vocal, guitar, larger groups. Brazilian music/jazz & classical ensembles with flute for all events.
Available for weddings and other events as a soloist or member of a group. All genres.