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1-PIECE LINEUP

Solo Guitar (classical & jazz styles)

ABOUT THE BAND

Peter Richardson

Inspired guitar for inspired occasions.

The sound of Peter Richardson’s guitar instantly elevates the vibe and sets the tone for an extraordinary occasion, whether an intimate city soiree or a Blue Ridge Mountain gala. A single instrument by itself can embody the sound of a larger ensemble, layering lush harmonies with irresistible rhythms. The most cosmopolitan guests will be captivated by Peter’s inspired instrumental selections, drawing from the best composers across dozens of styles and several continents. The Beatles sound rig . . .

SONGLIST

#41 - Dave Matthews Band
A Felicidade - Antonio Carlos Jobim
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square - Traditional
A Thousand Years - Christina Perri
Across the Universe - The Beatles
Adois Nonino - Astor Piazzolla
Afro-Cuban Lullaby - Grenet
Agua de Beber - Traditional
Air on the G String - Bach
All The Things You Are - Jerome Kern
All You Need is Love - The Beatles
All of My Days - Alexi Murdoch
All or Nothing At All - Frank Sinatra
Alone Together - Jim Hall
Amazing Grace - Traditional
And I Love Her - The Beatles
Angel Eyes - Traditional
Aquarela Do Brasil - Traditional
Arioso - Bach
Asturius - Albeniz
Autumn Leaves - Tony Bennett
Be Thou My Vision - Traditional
Beatrice - Traditional
Beauty and the Beast - Celine Dion
Berimbau - Baden Powell
Besame Mucho - Consuelo Velazquez
Better Together - Jack Johnson
Black Orpheus - Luiz Bonfa
Black Peter - The Greatful Dead
Blackbird - The Beatles
Body and Soul - Johnny Green
Bourree in A Minor - Bach
Brigas Nunca Mais - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Broadway - Traditional
Brothers in arms - Dire Straits
Can't Help Falling In Love - Elvis Presley
Canarios - Other
Canon in D - Johann Pachelbel
Capricho Arabe - Traditional
Chega De Saudade - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Claire De Lune - Debussy
Close Your Eyes - Traditional
Concerto In D Major - Vivaldi
Corcovado - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Darn that dream - Jimmy Van Heusen
Day Tripper - The Beatles
Days of Wine & Roses - Traditional
Desafinado - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Django's Castle - Traditional
Dos Gardenias Para Ti - Isolina Carillo
East of the Sun, West of the Moon - Atlantic Star
Edelweiss - Rodgers & Hammerstein
Emily - Johnny Mandel
En Noy de la Mare - Traditional
Estate - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Estrellas - Traditional
Evocacion - Jose Merlin
Favela - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Fields of Gold - Sting
Fleur D'ennui - Django Reinhart
Flor de Lis - Djavan
Fragile - Sting
Gavotta Choro - Villa Lobos
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You? - Traditional
Gentle Rain - Luiz Bonfa
Girl From Ipanema - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Glasgow Love Theme - Craig Armstrong
Gnosienne #1 - Satie
Greensleeves - Traditional
Guardame las Vacas - Naravaez
Gymnopedie #1 - Satie
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Harlem Nocturne - Earl Hagen
Harvest Moon - Neil Young
Here Comes the Sun - The Beatles
Here's That Rainy Day - Tony Bennett
Here, There, and Everywhere - The Beatles
How Deep Is The Ocean - Doc Cheatham
How Insensitive - Antonio Carlos Jobim
I Loves You Porgy - George Gershwin
I Remember You - Johnny Mercer
I Thought About You - Traditional
I WIsh You Love - Cole Porter
I Will - The Beatles
I wish - Stevie Wonder
I'll Be Seeing You - Duke Ellington
I'm Yours - Jason Mraz
I've Just Seen A Face - The Beatles
If I Were a Bell - Atlantic Star
If You Never Come Home to Me - Antonio Carlos Jobim
In A Mellow Tone - Duke Ellington
In My Life - The Beatles
In a Sentimental Mood - Duke Ellington
Inspiracion - Gipsy Kings
Into The Mystic - Van Morrison
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring - Bach
Jitterbug Waltz - Fats Waller
Josie - Steely Dan
Julia - The Beatles
Just Friends - Charlie Parker
La comparsa - Lecuona
Lady Bird - Charlie Parker
Lagrima - Tarrega
Let's Stay Together - Al Green
Little Martha - The Allman Brothers
Little Wing - Jimi Hendrix
Malaguena - Traditional
Marry Me - Train
Meditation - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Message in a Bottle - The Police
Michelle - The Beatles
Miller's Dance - De Falla
Milonga - Cardoso
Minor Swing - Django Reinhart
Minuet - Bach
Mood Indigo - Duke Ellington
Moon River - Traditional
Mother Nature's Son - The Beatles
My Cherie Amour - Stevie Wonder
My One and Only Love - Tony Bennett
Mysterious Barricades - Couperin
Naima - John Coltrane
Nature Boy - Traditional
Night and Day - Cole Porter
No Me Llore Mas - Arsenio Rodriguez
No Woman No Cry - Bob Marley
Nuages - Django Reinhart
O Grande Amor - Antonio Carlos Jobim
O Pato - Jayme Silva
Oceano - Djavan
Ode to Joy - Beethoven
Once I Loved - Antonio Carlos Jobim
One - U2
One Note Samba - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Out of Nowhere - Traditional
Oye Como Va - Tito Puente
People Get Ready - Curtis Mayfield
Perdido - Duke Ellington
Poinciana - Bernier/Simon
Prelude in C Major - Bach
Prelude in D Major Cello Suite #1 - Bach
Prelude in E Major Lute Suite #4 - Bach
Prelude to a Kiss - Duke Ellington
Preludes #3 and #4 - Villa Lobos
Road Song - Wes Montgomery
Romeo & Juliet - Dire Straits
Round Midnight - Miles Davis
Rumba Flamenca - Traditional
Samba De Aviao - Traditional
Samba De Orpheu - Traditional
Samba Em Preludio - Baden Powell
Samba Pa Ti - Carlos Santana
Samba Triste - Baden Powell
Samba e Amor - Bebel Gilberto
Satellite - Dave Matthews Band
Scarborough Fair - Simon & Garfunkel
Sevillanas - Traditional
Shape of My Heart - Sting
Sheep May Safely Graze - Bach
Simple Gifts - Traditional
Sleepers Awake - Bach
So Danco Samba - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Softly As A Morning Sunrise - Traditional
Soleares - Turina
Something - The Beatles
Sonata Pathetique - Beethoven
Soul Eyes - Traditional
Sounds of the Bells - Pernambuco
Speak Low - Atlantic Star
Star Eyes - Traditional
Stella by Starlight - Duke Ellington
Stompin' At The Savoy - Benny Goodman
Strawberry Fields Forever - The Beatles
Suite in A Minor - Logi
Summertime - George Gershwin
Sweet Sweet Spirit - Doris Akers
Tenderly - Traditional
Tenerife Sea - Ed Sheeran
The Rain Song - Led Zeppelin
The Summer Knows - Traditional
The Wind - Cat Stevens
There's no Greater Love - Traditional
Triste - Antonio Carlos Jobim
Tristeza - Traditional
Troublant Bolero - Django Reinhart
Tupelo Honey - Van Morrison
Uma Valsa e Dois Amores - Reis
Vals Op. 8 #4 - Barrios
Viente anos - Buena Vista Social Club
Watch What Happens - Frank Sinatra
What Are You Doing With the Rest of Your Life? - Traditional
What a Wonderful World - Louis Armstrong
When Harry Kissed Ginny - From the Harry Potter Soundtrack
Wild Mountain Thyme - Traditional
Wonderful Tonight - Eric Clapton
Yesterdays - Kem
You Are My Sunshine - Traditional
You Stepped Out of a Dream - Traditional
Your Song - Elton John
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PHOTOS (8)

Peter Richardson promotional photo with guitar seated at the bottom of a staircase
Peter Richardson male guitarist and violinist formal promotional photo
Peter Richardson promotional photo formal with guitar
Peter Richardson male guitarist violinist and accordian players formal promotional photo
Peter Richardson live guitar performance at an outdoor concert
Peter Richardson promotional photo close up of lead male singer and classical guitarist
Peter Richardson close up of guitar performance at a live private event
Peter Richardson guitar performance at farm

CLIENT REVIEWS (See all 44)

Peter was a dream to work with. He was so nice about everything. That was my first time working with him and I loved it. (11/1/20)
Amber Irvin
Director of Special Events
Country Club of Virginia



From: todd gifford
Date: Tue, Oct 13, 2020 at 12:11 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Mike @ Sam Hill Entertainment

Mike,
Everything was amazing!
Todd Gifford


Peter played beautifully at our son's rehearsal dinner evening. Everyone enjoyed his music thoroughly.
Renee G.
Charlottesville, VA
September 2020


From: Jay Good
Date: Mon, Sep 7, 2020 at 1:38 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson on Sep 5th
To: Katie Merritt

I didn't get a chance to thank Peter and Justin personally but wanted to say how amazing they were. Their music added so much to the ceremony. It was very last minute when we were told the church where the wedding was originally planned was still not going to be open and we would need to move to the clubhouse at the reception site . So as a very distraught mother of the bride praying that our 2nd attempt at this( it was one of many weddings postponed from May) would happen I greatly appreciate their being available. Honestly I think it was better than the original plan.
Anyway please pass along all our thanks and I hope we have reason to call them again.
Jay Good


From: Rocky Springer
Date: Tue, Aug 25, 2020 at 9:51 AM
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson
To: Mike Miglino
Peter and his friend were awesome. Thank you so much. If they ever need a reference, please feel free to ask us. The wedding was a huge success, and they kicked it all off!!! 
Rocky Springer


From: Leigh Bishard
Date: Tue, Jul 14, 2020 at 1:16 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Mike Miglino

Everything went really well.  Peter was great!  Thank you so much for working with us.  We really appreciate it!
 
Leigh


From: Susie Smith
Date: Mon, Feb 17, 2020 at 11:39 AM
Subject: Re: congrats and happy new year
To: Andy Jaspen

Hi Andy,
We were so happy with our music choice. Peter Richardson was wonderful! Absolutely fantastic . I would be happy to give a review for Peter on any of the wedding websites or to anyone, any time. Thank you,
Susie


From: Lamb, Jen
Date: Fri, Dec 6, 2019 at 9:29 AM
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson
To: Mike Miglino

Peter was great! The music was perfect! We hope to have him again next year!  
Jen Lamb
Administrative Assistant to the Chair


From: Mary Frediani
Date: Sun, Oct 20, 2019 at 2:49 PM
Subject: Peter Richardson/ Frediani wedding 10/12/19
To: Andy Jaspen

Andy Please pass along our thanks to Peter Richardson for his music during the Cocktail hour of our wedding reception last weekend. His music selection and tone were absolutely as hoped and we received numerous comments on how well he was received. He was the perfect addition to the start of the reception. We would definitely recommend him to others.
All the best,
Mary Frediani



From: Karen Brackeen
Date: Tue, Aug 6, 2019 at 3:10 PM
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson
To: Andrew Juge
Andrew:
We loved Peter. He arrived on time and was set up and playing when our guest began arriving. Everyone loved the music. Peter was very friendly and professional and very talented.
Peter added just the right touch for our dinner.
Thank you,
Karen


5star review on TheKnot.com
posted 2/11/19:
Peter Richardson played at our small wedding in Charlottesville VA and did a fantastic job. The music was beautiful, and Peter was professional, friendly and polished. We highly recommend him!



From: Patrick Butler
Date: Thu, Oct 25, 2018 at 9:43 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andrew Juge

He's amazing as always!



From: Jenny Tapscott
Date: Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 10:05 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Mike Miglino

He was wonderful as always. Will definitely book him again next year.
Best,
Jenny Tapscott


From: Will Daniel
Date: Sun, Sep 23, 2018 at 10:13 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy Jaspen
Hi Andy
Peter was awesome! He was great during the ceremony and his music was beautiful.
Our experience with Sam Hill was great. We will definitely pass along your information If we have friends or family doing an event in the future.
Best,
Will



From: Schuyler Somers
Date: Tue, May 8, 2018 at 9:19 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Mike Miglino

He was great!! I am adding him to our preferred vendors for cville area bc we've had a client ask about a guitarist before. Thank you!!
Schuyler Somers
A Little Party®


From: Camille Smith
Date: Tue, May 8, 2018 at 5:48 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment

Hi Andy,
Thanks so much for your kind words! Peter Richardson was amazing and really added to the wonder and beauty of the day. We can't thank him enough. He was incredibly responsive, easy to work with, and didn't ever make us feel like any question was silly or unnecessary. A true professional! Please pass along our best to him.
All the best,
Camille


From: Kendall Waggoner
Date: Tue, Apr 24, 2018 at 10:44 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment

We had an absolutely fabulous experience with Peter Richardson. He was perfect! Loved the music he played and his volume was just right!! Would definitely recommend him!!!
Thanks,
Kendall Waggoner
Mother of the Groom


From: Marisa Vrooman
Date: Thu, Nov 16, 2017 at 10:45 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richradson follow up from Oct 20 HeilmanScheiman Wedding
To: Andy Jaspen

It was perfect, as always. Peter is my MAIN guy I love working with him. So easy going, 100% reliable and dependable and super fun to have around not to mention uber talented!
Thank you for checking in!

Marisa Vrooman
Lead Designer, Planner & Owner
Orpha Events


From: Linyer Zieman
Date: Tue, Oct 31, 2017 at 11:08 AM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment

Andy,
Peter's music was wonderful!! He added a lot to the festivities. Please pass my thanks and my compliments on to him. Your recommendations were good and I appreciate the help and his music very much.

Linyer Zieman




From: Alayna TetreaultRooney
Date: Wed, Oct 18, 2017 at 12:42 PM
Subject: Re: In Full
To: Andrew Juge

Hey Andrew,
We had such an amazing time with Peter! He was a consummate professional, excellent musician, and FUN!
Thanks for being part of our big day and have a great week!
Alayna


From: Julie Winslow
Date: Sun, Oct 18, 2015 at 2:29 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment

Hello Andy,
Peter Richardson was exactly what we hoped for! I would gladly recommend him and would love to have him return to our Barn at Edgewood Farm someday so I could thank him in person. Please share our gratitude with him for me!
Sincerely,
Julie Winslow



From: Jessica Craig
Date: Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 9:55 PM
Subject: Peter Richardson
To: Andrew Juge
Hi Andrew,
I just wanted to thank you for your help selecting Peter Richardson to play at our wedding ceremony and cocktail hour. We could not have picked a better musician. Peter was able to learn a song (on very short notice) to play during the processional and it turned out beautifully. He was incredibly helpful to us when we were selecting additional music for our ceremony as well. Our guests were all thoroughly impressed. We would definitely hire Peter again and would gladly recommend him to anyone looking for a true professional to provide music at their event.
Best,
Jessica


From: Adam Weinberg
Date: Mon, Jun 1, 2015 at 7:04 PM
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
To: Andy Jaspen

Hey Andy,
Thanks for checking in. Peter was INCREDIBLE. He learned a song for our recessional and did a fantastic job, and really set the tone for the evening with his music during the ceremony and cocktail hour.
Thanks again for everything, and I'm happy to be a reference for Peter!
Adam


To ; Peter Richardson
Date: Fri, 8 May 2015
From: Catherine Sonoda Jennings Davis
Subject: Re: KelsallMcCausland wedding

Hi Peter,
It was such a pleasure to work with you last weekend! I hope that it was a positive experience for you as well. We all truly enjoyed your music and it provided the perfect backdrop to Victoria and Daniel's ceremony and cocktail hour. Thank you for being so flexible and easy to work with. If I can ever be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to get in touch.
Best,
Catherine Davis


From: Marshall Norton Jr
Sent: Thursday, January 02, 2014 7:31 AM
To: Andy Jaspen
Subject: Re: happy new year dude
Andy,
Peter and his band Alegria were fantastic, and I want to thank you again for the recommendation. In several email exchanges and a few phone calls leading up to the wedding day, Peter was extremely easy to work with on song selections, and it was fun for us to see that he was actually excited about getting to play some selections that weren't in the typical wedding repertoire. It was kind of a blur, but I definitely remember hearing Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Tarrega, which Peter said he could polish up for the occasion. Curtis Mayfield's People Get Ready did its job in getting guests ready and getting the wedding party down the aisle. That song set the tone for Marie's processional, the Beatles' I've Just Seen a Face, which Peter and Alegria worked up as requested in a slower style. To top it all off, they headed upstairs and performed two sets of fun and danceable music (maybe three? like I said, it's a blur!) during our reception, too. It was all perfect.
Feel free to use any/all of that for a testimonial on the web site, if you like. Hope to see you in the new year.
Marshall


From: Yeager, Kyle Ryan
Sent: Monday, May 13, 2013 10:50 AM
To: Peter Richardson
Subject: RE: May 11 Wedding

Peter
Thank you so much for your time on Saturday. You did a marvelous job and cannot thank you enough for your professionalism through this process. We are thrilled that weather cooperated and having you play was truly special. Thank you for adding so much to our day. We highly recommend you to whoever is looking for a guitarist. We will be in touch in the future.
Thanks again,
Kyle Yeager



From: Alex Blanchard
Sent: Sunday, May 12, 2013 6:40 PM
To: Andrew Juge @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
Hey Andrew, thanks for checking in we just returned from our honeymoon. The wedding was amazing, and part of the credit certainly goes to Peter, whose musical accompaniment during the ceremony and cocktail hour were perfect. Peter was a pleasure to work with professional, friendly, and very skilled.
Thanks so much, once again, for working with me to decide on music for the wedding, and for arranging everything. I'll be sure to keep Sam Hill in mind for future events in Cville, and let others know the same.
Thanks again!
Alex


From: Daniel and Elizabeth Clement
Sent: Thursday, November 15, 2012 12:52 AM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson

Hi Andy
Peter was wonderful. Unfortunately, I didn't hear as much of the music as the wedding guests did because I was inside until it was my turn to walk down the aisle and I missed much of the cocktail hour due to pictures. I do know that he went above and beyond the call of duty playing outside in the chilly temperatures and wind without a single complaint! I would definitely recommend Peter to any Charlottesville bride looking for a professional musician. I also have nothing but praise for Sam Hill Entertainment and the way the entire contract process was handled.
Sincerely,
Elizabeth Clement (mother of the bride)


From: Amanda Castle
Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 9:32 PM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
Dear Andy,
Thanks so much for your email. Peter did an absolutely amazing job at our wedding. The music was perfect and everyone commented on how beautiful it went with the ceremony and cocktail hour. He was also excellent to work with and really helped us pick great songs for both the ceremony/reception.
I will definitely recommend him and Sam Hill Entertainment to all of our friends and family in the future!
Sincerely,
Amanda



From: Rachael Kesler
Sent: Wednesday, October 31, 2012 1:10 PM
To: Andrew Juge @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
Hey Andrew,

Thank you!! We are so happy !!
I cannot tell you how great it was to have him at our ceremony and cocktail hour. The ceremony music amazing. We were SO happy with him and everything he did to assist us ahead of the wedding. He ended up setting up and running the ceremony sound for us after our DJ could not, and that was so helpful. He was so responsive and wonderful to work with, I can't say enough good things. In fact, we exchanged emails yesterday because I just had to write him and thank him again for everything he did to help make our wedding amazing.

He was amazing, and we were so happy with our choice. Thank YOU so much for checking in on this and for advising me to go with him in the first place. We are really happy we went with Peter.

Thanks again!
Rachael


From: G Davis
Sent: Thursday, May 24, 2012 10:30 AM
To: Andy Jaspen
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson at DeverDavis Rehearsal
Andy,
Peter Richardson's music was such a nice enhancement to our evening at Fossett's. The weather was fantastic, the view from the terrace was amazing, and the acoustical guitar contributed to the magical night.
Thank you for providing a service that was executed flawlessly. I hope to enjoy Peter's music again and would recommend him without reservation.
Sincerely,
Ginny Davis


From: Shindig Weddings and Events
Sent: Thursday, May 17, 2012 12:31 PM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: StineLapinsky Wedding follow up

Fabulous! Could not have been more impressed with Peter Richardson the family was thrilled, and I was blown away that he really comes with all his own gear...even with a batteryrun amp. FABULOUS! Sam Hill hits another homer!!!!
Meghan Streit
Shindig Weddings and Events


From: Dulski, Melissa
Sent: Sunday, October 09, 2011 7:11 AM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson
Hi Andy,
Thanks for your note. Peter was simply fantastic, and we received many compliments from our guests about him. Thank you for all of your help, and we certainly will keep you (and Peter) in mind in the future! Take care.
Melissa L. Dulski


From: Katelin Sensibaugh
Sent: Friday, October 07, 2011 8:40 AM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
Hello Andy!
Thank you SO much for encouraging me to book Peter Richardson for my wedding ceremony and cocktail hour. You were right he is excellent! Peter was an absolute joy to work with. He checked in with me weeks prior to the ceremony to provide me his song list, and even offered to learn anything he didn't already play (which wasn't necessary based on what we wanted:) He worked with me to make up the perfect song list for my ceremony. Wedding days can be VERY hectic, and it was wonderful not having to worry about a THING with Peter. He was there early, was so friendly with all the guests, and played beautifully. I would recommend him for every bride out there (or anyone needing a classy, professional, and friendly classical guitarist at any event).
Thank you for helping to make my wedding day so special!!
Katelin


From: Kristen Riggs, The Colonnade Club
Sent: Monday, August 30, 2010 2:16 PM
To: Andy @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson follow up
Hey Andy,
It was the best Openings Cocktail Party yet, everyone loved the music. We would love to hire Peter again for similar events, it really made the atmosphere. Peter was a pleasure to work with.
Thanks!!
Kristen Riggs
Colonnade Club, University of Virginia



From: Jessica Hebert
Sent: Tuesday, December 15, 2009 5:24 PM
To: samhillbands
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson
Hi Mike,
Peter was really great! He got there early huge relief to the nervous couple and set up with ease, and in plenty of time. He was a pro! His music was gorgeous, for both the ceremony and the cocktail hour. Everyone really enjoyed it. I just wish I had the time to thank him in person. I highly recommend him to anyone who wants a beautiful guitar player and a lowmaintenance situation!!
Thanks,
Jessica


From: Lotts, Michelle
Sent: Monday, November 09, 2009 10:27 AM
To: Hank Wells @ Sam Hill Entertainment; Murer, KateKingsmill
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson for Kingsmill Resort on 11/7/2009
Hi Hank,
I met Peter on Saturday and was around for the first hour he was playing. He
was great and very professional. The group really enjoyed having him play; the
music added so much to the atmosphere of the dinner. I will definitely
recommend him and Sam Hill Entertainment for other events in the future.
Thanks to you as well for all of your timely help and professionalism. I hope
we have the opportunity to work together again soon.
Kind Regards,
Michelle Lotts
Executive Meeting Manager
Kingsmill Resort and Spa


From: Debbie Dabney
Sent: Monday, September 21, 2009 5:14 PM
To: Leah @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: RE: Peter Richardson for WilliamsDeMarco Wedding on 9/19/2009

Peter was great. He even stayed longer and used his own IPod for after
dinner music.
Thanks,
Debbie Dabney | Catering Sales Manager
The Boar's Head
200 Ednam Drive | Charlottesville, Virginia 22903
www.boarsheadinn.com



From: Shawn + Ann
Sent: Thursday, September 25, 2008 3:06 PM
To: Leah @ Sam Hill Entertainment; juge@samhillbands.com
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson
Hi Leah & Andrew,
The whole honeymoon and wedding were really great.
Peter Richardson and then, Alegria, were awesome! We were so pleased,
and really could not have asked for better.
Peter was great for the outdoor ceremony and pulled through at the
last minute with a song request from Ann for a Bjork song. He nailed
the song out in 2 days time, and was able to play it at the wedding.
Hearing the song really helped to calm Ann's nerves as she started
walking down the aisle, and made it very memorable.
A lot of people commented that they really liked the band for the
reception. The mood they set was perfect. They were also very
accommodating as far as taking impromptu breaks, I think they took a
couple requests, etc . . .
We do not have a big group of dancing friends. Most of our friends are
musicians so, I think they really enjoyed hearing a band that did not
do bad renditions of today's top 20 songs. Alegria really does have
their own unique style to their music.
In short, they were great!
Cheers,
Ann + Shawn Sullivan
Washington, D.C.


Hi Peter,
I didn't get the chance to thank you personally for playing the guitar solo of the Bjork tune during the ceremony. It was beautiful and I was thrilled to hear it. You and Alegria were wonderful and really set the mood for our wedding. All of our guests enjoyed the music.
Best,
Ann + Shawn

LanAnh Nguyen + Shawn Sullivan
September 7, 2008
Whitehall Manor ~ Bluemont, Virginia


From: Jorge Palet
Sent: Wednesday, June 27, 2007 8:31 PM
To: 'Justin @ Sam Hill Entertainment'
Subject: RE: June 3rd Peter Richardson
Hello Justin,
Peter was awesome. He arrived on time and played wonderfully. Amy and I were very happy with him and would not hesitate to recommend him to friends. Peter kindly agreed to play an additional hour for us. The music he chose was very appropriate for our wedding.
Overall we were very happy with him and are glad we had him in our wedding.
Regards,
Jorge



From: Virginia White
Sent: Tuesday, June 12, 2007 1:40 PM
To: Andy Jaspen @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson follow up
Peter was great. It was a pleasure working with your group and I will recommend you to my friends in the future. Thank you so much.
Virginia Moss



From: Katherine Powers
Sent: Thursday, May 31, 2007 10:14 AM
To: Andy Jaspen @ Sam Hill Entertainment
Subject: Re: Peter Richardson follow up

Hi Andy,
Peter Richardson was wonderful. His music was beautiful and he was very professional etc. We would definitely recommend him to others! Thanks again for helping us locate him!
Katie Powers


From: Kathie Stowell
Sent: Tuesday, November 09, 2004 7:35 AM
To: Katie
Subject: Peter Richardson
Dear Katie,
I was married on October 23rd at the Boar's Head Inn with Peter Richardson, guitarist accompanying.
Ken and I were thrilled with his performance. The music was wonderful and he is a highly skilled musician.
It was a wonderful day for Ken and I. Thank you again for responding so quickly to meet our situation. I would highly recommend you and will.
Sincerely,
Kathie and Ken Clouther










































































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You Stepped Out of a Dream
What Are You Doing With the Rest of Your Life?
There's no Greater Love
Tenderly
The Summer Knows
Softly As A Morning Sunrise
Star Eyes
Soul Eyes
Out of Nowhere
Nature Boy
Moon River
I Thought About You
Gee Baby, Ain't I Good to You?
Django's Castle
Days of Wine & Roses
Close Your Eyes
Broadway
Angel Eyes
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Tristeza
Sevillanas
Samba De Orpheu
Samba De Aviao
Rumba Flamenca
Malaguena
Beatrice
Aquarela Do Brasil
Agua de Beber
You Are My Sunshine
Estrellas
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Triste
So Danco Samba
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Once I Loved
O Grande Amor
Meditation
If You Never Come Home to Me
How Insensitive
Girl From Ipanema
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Desafinado
Corcovado
Chega De Saudade
Brigas Nunca Mais
A Felicidade
Duke Ellington
Perdido
Mood Indigo
Stella by Starlight
Prelude to a Kiss
In a Sentimental Mood
In A Mellow Tone
I'll Be Seeing You
Django Reinhart
Nuages
Minor Swing
Troublant Bolero
Fleur D'ennui
Baden Powell
Samba Em Preludio
Samba Triste
Berimbau
Atlantic Star
Speak Low
If I Were a Bell
East of the Sun, West of the Moon
Tony Bennett
Here's That Rainy Day
Autumn Leaves
Frank Sinatra
Watch What Happens
All or Nothing At All
George Gershwin
Summertime
I Loves You Porgy
Cole Porter
Night and Day
I WIsh You Love
Charlie Parker
Lady Bird
Just Friends
Djavan
Oceano
Flor de Lis
Luiz Bonfa
Gentle Rain
Black Orpheus
Wes Montgomery
Road Song
Carlos Santana
Samba Pa Ti
Stevie Wonder
I wish
Kem
Yesterdays
Louis Armstrong
What a Wonderful World
Benny Goodman
Stompin' At The Savoy
Miles Davis
Round Midnight
John Coltrane
Naima
Fats Waller
Jitterbug Waltz
Johnny Mercer
I Remember You
Doc Cheatham
How Deep Is The Ocean
Earl Hagen
Harlem Nocturne
Johnny Mandel
Emily
Jimmy Van Heusen
Darn that dream
Johnny Green
Body and Soul
Jim Hall
Alone Together
Jerome Kern
All The Things You Are
Bernier/Simon
Poinciana
Arsenio Rodriguez
No Me Llore Mas
Gipsy Kings
Inspiracion
Jose Merlin
Evocacion
Isolina Carillo
Dos Gardenias Para Ti
Consuelo Velazquez
Besame Mucho
Rodgers & Hammerstein
Edelweiss

Classical
Bach
Minuet
Sleepers Awake
Sheep May Safely Graze
Prelude in D Major Cello Suite #1
Prelude in E Major Lute Suite #4
Prelude in C Major
Jesu Joy of Man's Desiring
Bourree in A Minor
Arioso
Air on the G String
Traditional
Be Thou My Vision
Amazing Grace
Wild Mountain Thyme
Simple Gifts
Greensleeves
En Noy de la Mare
Capricho Arabe
Beethoven
Sonata Pathetique
Ode to Joy
Villa Lobos
Preludes #3 and #4
Gavotta Choro
Satie
Gymnopedie #1
Gnosienne #1
The Allman Brothers
Little Martha
Doris Akers
Sweet Sweet Spirit
Reis
Uma Valsa e Dois Amores
Barrios
Vals Op. 8 #4
Logi
Suite in A Minor
Pernambuco
Sounds of the Bells
Turina
Soleares
Couperin
Mysterious Barricades
Cardoso
Milonga
De Falla
Miller's Dance
Vivaldi
Concerto In D Major
Tarrega
Lagrima
Debussy
Claire De Lune
Other
Canarios
Johann Pachelbel
Canon in D
Albeniz
Asturius
Grenet
Afro-Cuban Lullaby

Classic Rock
The Beatles
Julia
Blackbird
Strawberry Fields Forever
Something
Mother Nature's Son
Michelle
I Will
I've Just Seen A Face
In My Life
Here, There, and Everywhere
Here Comes the Sun
Day Tripper
And I Love Her
All You Need is Love
Across the Universe
Van Morrison
Tupelo Honey
Into The Mystic
Leonard Cohen
Hallelujah
Neil Young
Harvest Moon
Elton John
Your Song
Eric Clapton
Wonderful Tonight
Cat Stevens
The Wind
Led Zeppelin
The Rain Song
Simon & Garfunkel
Scarborough Fair
The Police
Message in a Bottle
Jimi Hendrix
Little Wing
Steely Dan
Josie
The Greatful Dead
Black Peter

Latin
Buena Vista Social Club
Viente anos
Bebel Gilberto
Samba e Amor
Tito Puente
Oye Como Va
Jayme Silva
O Pato
Lecuona
La comparsa
Astor Piazzolla
Adois Nonino
Naravaez
Guardame las Vacas

Ballads & Slow Songs
From the Harry Potter Soundtrack
When Harry Kissed Ginny
Celine Dion
Beauty and the Beast
Train
Marry Me
Craig Armstrong
Glasgow Love Theme
Elvis Presley
Can't Help Falling In Love
Tony Bennett
My One and Only Love

2000's Rock, Pop & Hip-Hop
Alexi Murdoch
All of My Days
U2
One
Jason Mraz
I'm Yours
Jack Johnson
Better Together
Christina Perri
A Thousand Years

80’s Pop and Rock
Sting
Fields of Gold
Shape of My Heart
Fragile
Dire Straits
Romeo & Juliet
Brothers in arms

Motown, Funk, Soul, & Beach
Stevie Wonder
My Cherie Amour
Isn't She Lovely
Curtis Mayfield
People Get Ready
Al Green
Let's Stay Together

90’s Alternative and Hip-Hop
Dave Matthews Band
Satellite
#41

Reggae & Caribbean
Bob Marley
No Woman No Cry

Modern Hits
Ed Sheeran
Tenerife Sea