Elegant Music Group
Elegant Music Group is looking for talented musicians and vocalists to join our roster for the 2022 wedding season and beyond.
EMG is based in Montclair, NJ and services weddings throughout the tri-state area.
There are three types of services we are currently hiring musicians for: Ceremonies, Cocktail Hours, and Receptions.
To be considered for our company, please review the guidelines and VIDEO audition requirements below (vocalists review the guidelines at the bottom of the list)
- You must provide your own transportation
- You must provide your own equipment (instrument, microphone, amplifier, PA equipment unless otherwise noted per job)
- You must adhere to company policies given in your Independent Contractor Agreement
Please make a video of yourself performing to be considered for any of the following:
Ceremony Video Submissions:
- Flute // Harp // Guitar // Violin // Viola // Cello // Piano (Keyboard) // Saxophone // Voice
Melodic instruments, please perform the melody (you can use a backing track if desired); chordal instruments, please accompany the melody.
1. Can’t Help Falling in Love - Elvis Presley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bAO2r4eGrBI
2. A Thousand Years - Christina Perri https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kjl34ie4yjE
3. Here Comes The Sun - The Beatles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dL_iaWoQF3E
Cocktail Hour Video Submissions: - Guitar // Saxophone // Piano (Keyboard) // Bass (electric or upright or both) // Voice // Violin // Drum Set Melodic instruments, please perform the melody (you can use a backing track if desired), chordal instruments please accompany the melody, please improvise as well at your discretion**
1. For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PFDTpySZLik
2. I’m Yours - Jason Mraz https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRMMr3FA_pw
3. Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8H_5GcUxMHM
Reception Video Submissions:
- Electric Guitar // Electric Bass // Keyboard // Saxophone (Tenor) // Trumpet // Drumset // Percussion
Perform along with the tracks listed below. Melodic instruments, please play horn-line melodies where applicable and improvised lines that embellish the music over the track. Guitarists/Keyboardists - accompany the music and apply melodic lines over the tracks. Match the original sounds as best as possible while also showcasing your melodic playing. Drummers and Percussionists shouldn’t play like a drum machine; showcase your skills with fills and flashy moments in the songs.
1. September - Earth Wind and Fire https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cKtSlsYVEU
2. Low - Flo Rida, T-Pain https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U2waT9TxPU0
3. One Dance - Drake https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ki0Ocze98U8
Vocalist Video Submissions:
Please prepare a video of you performing the songs listed below along with youtube links for backing tracks:
1. At Last - Etta James (sing until 1:28) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pLPYyq05o6M
2. I Wanna Dance With Somebody ((sing until 1:40) - Whitney Houston https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPp9ZzXHGBs
3. We Found Love (sing until 0:53) - Rhianna https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xZZDB6UHyQI
1. September - Earth Wind and Fire (sing until 1:05) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7Zle7sdTTs
2. The Way You Look Tonight (sing until 1:42) - Frank Sinatra https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XimxW25QjaM
3. Shut Up And Dance With Me (sing until 1:05) - WALK THE MOON https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OUv7sO0Z9oA
Dec 31, 2021 -
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