ADULT PIANO STUDENT: “Cheri is very knowledgeable about many styles of music and has been very flexible in adapting to what I want to learn. She is an excellent instructor and very personable.” L. S.
BOOMER BIRTHDAY PARTY: "Cheri was great . . . She arrived early and was very professional. She picked a great mix of tunes for background music-- just right for our age range. Many of our guests commented on how nice the music was!" R. K.
WEDDING COCKTAIL HOUR: "Thank you for adding that wonderful dimension of music to our wedding festivities. Many nice compliments from our guests. You did a terrific job." D.N.
CORPORATE PICNIC: "Cheri was a great addition to our Twins-themed company picnic! She came prepared to entertain a crowd of 600 guests. Her enthusiasm and professionalism shined through all night. I would definitely recommend her for future events" . L.T.
CHRISTMAS HOUSE PARTY SINGALONG: "Cheri's piano playing was superb! We had a house Christmas Party singalong. She was given pieces to play sight unseen and she transposed to a different key on the spot. She moved along with the flow of our party. We were all very pleased! Thank you Cheri!!!" A.B.
EVENT PLANNER: "Cheri was friendly and responsive before the event, following up to ensure we were set. She arrived early and her warm up entertained our early arrival guests beautifully. Cheri's playing was lovely and exactly what was needed for our reception. I would definitely hire Cheri again - she is low maintenance for me the event planner, but a meticulous artist who obviously enjoys what she does." C. C.
ORGAN CHURCH WEDDING: "It was absolutely wonderful working with Cheri. She was very easy going and great to work with, especially since she had such a large repertoire and experience in church organ music." D.C.
WEDDING CEREMONY: "Your accompaniment throughout the ceremony was just beautiful and absolutely perfect. Thank you for helping make my wedding ceremony dreams come true!" R. N.
CHRISTMAS HOUSE PARTY CAROL-SING: "Absolutely the best (Christmas singalong) ever -- thanks to your usual brilliance, flexibility, and energy and so many more singers this year -- who sang well and enthusiastically. You were exceptional as always, and it was so great of you to just go with the flow."
Look forward to next year! A.C.
CLASSICAL PIANO: "Cheri played a variety of classical music for a special birthday event for our family. She arrived on time, listened to our special requests and adapted the music to the event. She came prepared to play a variety of classical selections, and she was friendly and interactive with the crowd. The guest of honor was a man who has autism. He was so enchanted with Cheri and her music that he pulled up his chair and sat in rapt attention as he received guests. She made the party relaxed and classy. Thanks so much!" T. and M. P.
SENIOR RESIDENCE: “The residents enjoyed your program so much. They have been talking about it all week.” K.Y.
WEDDING CEREMONY: “Thank you so much for making J. and T.’s wedding absolutely the best. The music couldn’t have been lovelier.” P.K.
WEDDING CEREMONY/RECEPTION: "I cannot thank you enough for adding to M’s special day. Your accommodation of her quirky song choices was great. Many people commented on your beautiful playing at the reception as well. It was the perfect added touch." R.M.
ADULT BAND STUDENT: "From the beginning books to learning pieces by ear, from playing solo pieces to being part of a band, she has always been patient and fun and very knowledgeable. She even helped me write a song that included guitar and vocals, that we performed with some fellow students at a recent recital.” B.R.
TEEN PIANO: "A. graduates from the U of M School of Music this month with High Honors and you were a large part of that. Thank you so much." R.T.
TEEN STUDENT: “I just wanted let you know that… I got into Berklee!! 🙂 Thank you so much for all of your help this summer; I think it really helped with my audition. “ M.J.