Classical Music for Ceremony, Cocktail Hour and Reception
Since 1997, The Kende Trio has added elegance and grace to hundreds of weddings providing music for ceremony, cocktail hour and reception and offering the broadest range of music from classical to contemporary to traditional ceremony music. Brides communicate directly with the musicians to customize all musical selections and determine the ideal sized group from solo performer to larger ensembles. The Kende Trio has performed at major tri-state area venues including NY City's Plaza and Pierre Hotels,The Metropolitan Club, The Union League Club, Tavern on the Green, Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers, The Osborne Castle at Cat Rock, Mohonk, Oheka Castle, Swan Club, Fox Hollow Inn, Old Westbury Gardens, Planting Fields, Bailey Arboretum, a variety of locations in the Hamptons, and Prospect House, Mountain Lakes House and Nassau Inn in Princeton, NJ.
The Kende Trio is comprised of three sisters, Alexis, violin; Crista, viola/piano; and Daniela, cello, who all received their musical training at the Juilliard School and graduated from Princeton University. They have been featured on WQXR Radio, WABC-TV News, NBC-TV “Today Show” and in the NY Times, where the article “Siblings on Strings” marked the 10th anniversary of the ensemble, which also includes younger brother, Stefan, a double bassist. The sisters have an active professional performance schedule, appearing at major venues including Carnegie Hall, Bargemusic, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and at festivals in the U.S. and abroad. Alexis and Crista maintain private teaching studios in Manhattan and perform regularly at benefits. The trio’s greatest honor remains playing for Pope John Paul II at St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.
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