Many of our musicians offer services such as music lessons or provide music for weddings, banquets, lessons, and more. Please see the information below and feel free to call them for more information.

Brass Circle
Contact Michael Henckel at 920-739-8604 or

From Bach to Gershwin, classical or swing, the Brass Circle can provide music for your special occasion. The Brass Circle is a brass quintet comprised of professional musicians who perform in ensembles throughout Oshkosh, Appleton, and Green Bay.

Let us make your wedding, banquet, reception, or any special event something remarkable. Rates available upon request.

The Fox Valley String Quartet
Contact Melissa Gurholt at 920-993-9716 or

Are you looking for great music for your special occasion? Then the Fox Valley String Quartet has what you are looking for! For over 14 years, we have provided clients with beautiful music for their special occasions. We will work with you to make sure that the music you select is perfect for your event.

Our group consists of two violins, viola and cello. We are professional musicians with the Fox Valley Symphony, Green Bay Symphony and Water City Chamber Orchestra in Oshkosh. References are available upon request.

Let us make your event unforgettable! String trios or duos are also available. Rates available upon request.

Music for Weddings & Special Occasions
Contact Nancy Kaphaem at 920-379-1542 or

Solo Cello, female & male vocals, Strings in duo, trio, & quartet. Combinations of Strings, Winds, Brass, Keyboard & Vocals. Classical, jazz, pop music selections. Customized wedding music planning.

We will customize music for your wedding day or special occasion. From among the best players, perfomers, and teachers in the area our musicians bring excellence of playing and expression, customized to your event; experienced in performing with the prominent orchestras in our community from: Fox Valley Symphony, Oshkosh, Green Bay, Manitowoc, Oshkosh Chamber Singers, Dudley Birder Chorale, etc. Please email or call for rates.

Quartette Affetuoso
Contact Heather Anderson at 920-284-0186 or

As seen in Premiere Bride magazine! Affetuoso means to play with passionate emotion--that is what Quartette Affetuoso brings to your special day. QA is comprised of skilled symphony musicians with years of experience performing with the Fox Valley Symphony, Green Bay Symphony, and Water City Chamber Ensemble. Whether you're planning a wedding, corporate event, anniversary or friendly gathering, Quartette Affetuoso will provide you with custom planned, professionally presented entertainment.

Ensembles available: string ensembles (quartet, trio, duet), string solos, piano solo, vocalists, string trio plus flute, string trio plus trumpet. Music offered: quartet standards, wedding standards, classical, contemporary, pop and rock, musical hits, jazz, Christmas and Hanukah music. Custom music arrangements can also be tailored for your special day. Call for rates or visit for more information.

Private Lessons, Weddings & More
  • Heather Anderson - cello, piano, violin/viola beginners, string quartet (see above), custom arranging
    920-954-9594 or
    Private lessons, weddings, custom song arranging, church piano/instrumental services.

  • Jennifer Bryan - oboe, english horn
    920-832-1497 or
    Private lessons, church services, weddings and more!

  • Suzanne Jordheim - flute, piccolo
    920-735-9954 or or
    Private lessons, weddings, church services.

  • Nancy Kaphaem - cello, bass
    920-379-1542 or
    Private lesons & music coordination.

  • Sarah Koenigs - violin, viola, piano
    920-570-1184 or
    Private lessons, weddings, and special events.

  • Justyna Lutow-Resch - violin, viola
    (630) 290-7201 or
    Private lessons, weddings/special events and music coordination.

  • Alicia Mose - violin and string trio
    920-759-9336 or
    Weddings, church services, other special events.

  • Audrey Nowak - violin, string quartet, electric violin, hammered dulcimer
    920-265-5004 or

  • Ann Wendel - Piano and violin. Also beginning viola and cello.
    920-730-8348 or
    Private lessons. Lessons Available during the school day!

  • Following is a list of Fox Valley Symphony members and substitute musicians who maintain private-lesson studios at the Lawrence Academy of Music. The Lawrence Academy of Music is a community school of music affiliated with Lawrence University's Conservatory of Music. It is now in its 135th year of providing quality music instruction and opportunities to Northeast Wisconsin.
    • VIOLIN: Janet Bond-Sutter, Caroline Brandenberger, Nori Kalman, Yuliya Smead
    • VIOLA/VIOLIN: Barbara Beechey
    • CELLO: Laura Kenney, Carrie Willer
    • BASS: Susan Sullivan
    • FLUTE: Suzanne Jordheim
    • OBOE: Leslie Outland Michelic
    • CLARINET: Jerry Koleske, Kevin Nutini
    • BASSOON: Susan Lawrence McCardell
    • HORN: Keith Powell
    • PERCUSSION: Michael Ratsch
    Please visit the web site at or call 920-832-6632.

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