A Majestic Soirée: White Eagle Banquet & Conference Center in Hamilton, NY

Today, I am delighted to tell you about my visit with Kalie at White Eagle –  a venue that goes beyond the ordinary, a place where magnificence meets flawlessness and where each celebration transforms into a masterpiece. A Haven of Grandeur Nestled in the heart of Hamilton, NY, the White Eagle Banquet & Conference Center […]

Influence of Solo Instrumental Guitar on Mood and Ambiance

For the last few months, I have been playing the Sunday brunch at Antlers Restaurant in Ithaca and it’s been so much fun.  Last week someone gave me a big smile, put $20 in the tip jar and said “thank you for the beautiful music.”  It’s those moments musicians live for! 🙂 Playing solo every […]

Creating Lasting Memories with “The Way Band”

My fellow musicians and I take great pride in curating exceptional musical experiences for our clients. One of the most rewarding aspects of our journey with The Way Band is the heartfelt feedback we receive from our valued clients. In this blog post, we are thrilled to share heartwarming testimonials and reviews from past clients […]

Wrens Roost Barn: Rustic Charm Meets Unforgettable Moments

On a beautiful day this past May, I had the opportunity to visit with Stephen Rennoldson, owner of the Wrens Roost Barn in Naples, NY, I’d like to take you there by describing this place where rolling hills, rustic charm, and a touch of magic come together to create the perfect backdrop for your special […]

Melodies of Joy for Seniors

In the heart of senior centers, a harmonious transformation takes place when the soul-stirring tunes of live music fill the air.  I love to bring joy, comfort, and a sense of emotional connection with the residents of senior centers through live music.   The magic of music knows no age boundaries, and its impact on seniors […]

Trio Cocktail Hour: Jazz, Classics, and Heartfelt Connections

Hey there, music lovers!  I’ve got a story to share that’s straight out of a dreamy cocktail hour near Syracuse, NY. Last Friday, the stars aligned for a musical trio that turned a wedding event into an unforgettable journey through jazz, classic rock, and touching connections. At Timber Banks event center near Syracuse, we played, as […]

Sweet Bough Collective: Nurturing Unique Love Stories in the Finger Lakes

Hey there, fellow seekers of all things lovely and unique, Let’s dive into a world where love blooms like the sweetest apples in the Finger Lakes region. I’ve got an enchanting tale for you, one that revolves around apples, weddings, and a collective that’s redefining the way we celebrate love. Get ready to meet the […]

A “Perfect” Gig

This weekend’s gig was just so much fun!  First it was solo guitar vibes, then the band jamming and the whole gang dancing like there’s no tomorrow. Let me give you the lowdown on the awesomeness that went down. So, the scene was set during the cocktail hour with me strumming some classic tunes. I […]

New Park: 5 Reasons to Choose this Unique Ithaca Venue for Your Wedding or Event

When it comes to hosting a memorable wedding or event, the choice of venue sets the stage for an unforgettable experience. Nestled in the heart of Ithaca, New York, New Park offers a blend of enchanting architecture, natural beauty, and thoughtful amenities that make it a remarkable choice for your special occasion. I had been […]


In the realm of musical expression, there’s a special allure—an unfiltered connection that blossoms when the raw essence of sound takes center stage. Often, before “The Way Band plays a wedding reception, I find myself in a different role: embracing the cocktail hour with solo guitar and vocals. While not technically “unplugged,” the goal is […]