Brian Ostrega, Violinist is a professional violinist based out of Chicago, Illinois. He has over 15 years of professional performance experience, and over his many years, he has provided music for all occasions, including weddings. Brian has experience performing for receptions, cocktail hours, and has even crafted musical experiences for the main event for wedding receptions and couples' first dance at receptioins. Brian can perform solo or with a larger ensemble, delivering a unique musical experience that can fit the mood and style of nearly any wedding.
Brian Ostrega earned a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign, as well as a Master of Music in Violin Performance from Roosevelt University’s Chicago College of the Performing Arts. He is also highly skilled as a classical musician and has recently been hired on tenure 1st Violin positions with the Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra and Peoria Symphony Orchestra. In addition to this, he performs with orchestras in the greater Chicagoland areas such as the New Philharmonic, Northwest indiana Symphony Orchestra, and Southwest Symphony.
Brian offers the option of solo, duo, trio, or quartet performances upon request. The musicains he hires are professional colleagues with equal credientials and skill in musicianship and professionalism. Some of the additional services he offers include:
There is no venue too large or too small - Brian's Violin services will be perfect for your event!
Recommended by 100% of couples
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Annamaria Rai · Married on 10/05/2019
Classic & Romantic
Brian was great! We had an outdoor ceremony and his music was a wonderful addition. He was very responsive to emails, provided a list of songs to make my job a little easier, and even took requests from my father while we took pictures. He played beautifully!Sent on 10/06/2019
Brian Ostrega Violinist's reply:Hi Annamaria,
Christina · Married on 09/08/2019
Very accommodating and did very well
He was awesome and very accommodating. He was willing to learn new music for us and everything went very well! I highly recommend him!Sent on 09/10/2019
Brian Ostrega Violinist's reply:Thank you so so much Christina!! It was performing for you and your guests - wishing you all the best,
Susana · Married on 09/01/2019
Brian was excellent! We were very pleased with our wedding performance! Def will recommend!!!Sent on 09/02/2019
Brian Ostrega Violinist's reply:Many thanks Susana,