Category Archives: Dinner Music

Yelp Review – Testimonial

Thanks to Brad & Jackie (Houriet) Gillaspie for this wonderful unsolicited Yelp Review, who had us at their reception on June 20, 2015, at The Lehmann Mansion. http://www.yelp.com/biz/the-windy-city-hit-man-arlington-heights “I wish I knew where to begin with this AMAZING DJ company… … Continue reading

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Dance Reception at Parmesans Station

This is one of those receptions that had so much fun to it that it is hard to decide where to begin. Parmesans Station (http://station.parmesans.com/parties-at-parmesans-station) located in the Tinley Park Train Depot hosted Troy & Caitlyn Vander Wyst’s reception on … Continue reading

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The “Rat Pack Collection”

Over the years many have asked us for advise on picking their background music for both cocktail & dinner times. One of the most often asked questions is what is the most chosen and played collection from our suggested lists … Continue reading

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Jitterbug Sunday Night with Rich & Niki

It was a blast to be with Rich & Niki on they’re wedding September 22 at the Highland Park Country Club. We provided the music for both the ceremony & reception. Miked up the minister with a lavalier mic & … Continue reading

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Celebration & Ceremony in Crystal Lake

Energy & excitement discribes Scott & Becky (Trammel) Eisner outdoor ceremony and reception at The Crystal Lake Holiday Inn (http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/crystal-lake/chicl/hoteldetail) on July 20. Exceptional dancing throught the evening. Check out the great Ccke cutting action photo. “Windy City Hits” (http://www.windycityhitman.com/267/windy-city-hits) … Continue reading

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Matt & Emily Celebrate All Night Long

Oh Yeah, it was such a wonderful experience to have been at The Royal Melbourne Country Club (www.royalmelbourne.net) in Long Grove on June 29 to “trip the night fantastic” with Matt & Emily (Beckley) Franz, family & friends. It was … Continue reading

Posted in 50's Jitterbug, Banquet Halls, Dance Music, Dance Time, Dinner Music, Florist, Guest Requests, How to Keep the Dance Floor Packed, Keeping the Dance Floor Packed, Last Dance, Oldies, Power Ballads, Sets of Music, Weddings, Windy City Hitman-Chicago Djs | Comments Off

Erin & Joe Having A Great Time

Wow, it was a total blast to have entertained at the wonderful Bridges of Poplar Creek Country Club (bridgesofpoplarcreek.com) on June 22 for Joe & Erin (Ericksen) Dettlo Reception. Great location, great couple, great parents, great photographer Vanessa (www.jolieimages.com), great … Continue reading

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Guests Dance with Jesse & Katie

With the assistance of their excited guests combined with great music, Jesse & Katie (Miller) Willett had the time of their life at wonderful Alpine Banquets (www.alpinebanquets.com) on April 13th. They customized their cocktail & dinner music with selections from … Continue reading

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11 Reception Suggestions

11 RECEPTION SUGGESTIONS Over the years we have gleaned some practical ideas on musical performance which we would like to share with you which will help create a great reception. A Summary of our previous thoughts. 1) Don’t put the … Continue reading

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Beautiful Fall Ceremony & Reception

The autumn leaves reflected the beauty of The Lake Lawn Resort (www.lakelawnresort.com) on October the 12th on the banks of Lake Delavan, Wisconsin for the Roberto & Megan (Diedrick) Chavira wedding. Both the ceremony (check out the photos), with Judge … Continue reading

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