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Crescendo Amelia is a professional wedding band operating out of Jacksonville, Florida. Led by dynamic vocalists Reed Meyer and Marah Lovequist, this talented ensemble is ready to provide your once-in-a-lifetime celebration with a show-stopping musical experience. Their roster of musicians can perform in a variety of lineups, from an intimate cocktail hour trio to a 19-piece swing band for your reception. Their passion for their craft shines through in every performance and they use only the highest-quality audiovisual equipment to ensure every moment sounds incredible.

Services Offered

Crescendo Amelia is available to provide the soundtrack to celebrations throughout Florida and South Georgia. Whatever your vision for your special day might look like, Reed and Marah will customize every aspect of their performance to fit your specific needs. They offer an extensive century-spanning repertoire of music to choose from, from classic 1930s swing numbers to modern hits and everything in between. For an added personal touch, they can also learn any special request you may have to ensure that your first dance is truly unforgettable. Their entertainment options include:

  • Cocktail hour music
  • Reception music
  • MC services
  • Full lighting
  • Microphones for speeches
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Frequently asked questions

Which of the following are included in the price?

Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Lighting
MC
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System

Which of the following are included in the package?

Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Lighting
MC
Music During Breaks
Reception Music
Sound/PA System

Are you an agency or a band?

Band

How many musicians are in your band(s)?

7+

What genres of music does (do) your band(s) play?

Acoustic
Big Band
Blues
Classic Rock
Dance
Jazz
Motown
Oldies
Pop
R&B / Soul
Swing

What music services do you provide?

Ceremony Music
Cocktail Hour Music
Learning New Songs
Reception Music
Music During Breaks
Rehearsal Dinner Music
Sample Performances
Vocals
Liability Insurance
Willing to Travel

What items are available?

Lighting
Microphones
Sound/PA System
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Reviews of Crescendo Amelia

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Pamela B. Sent on 03/04/2021
5 out of 5 rating

Best Wedding Band EVER

Honestly guys, look no further. We LOVED Crescendo Amelia. They were so easy to work with and so talented! They have such a great selection of music. We wanted mostly classic songs with some fun modern ones thrown in and they hit the nail on the head! 10/10 would recommend!
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Katie C. Sent on 03/12/2021
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Amazing People and Musicians!

Crescendo was an absolute delight to have at our event. Between the professionalism of their whole band and their friendliness with us, we really couldn鈥檛 have asked for better people. Their music was excellent, and set the tone for the best show we could have asked for!
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Woodrow L. Sent on 02/25/2021
5 out of 5 rating

Crescendo Amelia is flat out one great wedding band.

Punctual: Right on time
Personality: Such charisma with the wedding party and guests
Professionalism: From set up to take down, this is one savvy band
Set List: Impressive, covers many decades and genres
Musicianship: great vocalist, tight rhythm section, and the horn section was hot.
In short: Crescendo Amelia will make your wedding reception one to remember!!
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Team

Dennis Negrin
Dennis Negrin
Bandleader

Since the sixth grade, I've been performing music. Great music has always been my passion. As a bandleader & performer with over 20 years of experience, I have never been more proud of our musicians than I am today. Truly a world class ensemble with some of the brightest, kindest & talented individuals- I am lucky to call them my friends. Performing weddings together has always been an extra special occasion for us, and there truly is nothing quite like watching a newly wed couple take the stage for their first dance.

Marah  Lovequist
Marah Lovequist
Vocalist

I absolutley love the feeling of being on stage & interacting with the audience. Dancers are my absolute favorite, the energy is just magic. Theatre is my first love, but I'll never forget the first time I sang on-stage during a play and the drummer from Crescendo Amelia came up to me and told me I should sing with them. He was right, obviosly. Seven years now and I've neverr looked back! Working with wedding clients is my favorite, I'm big on personal touches, style, aethetics and indivudual tastes, so make sure you let me know exactly what you want. I'll make it happen for you!

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