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Wedding DJ in Hartford and New Haven, CT – Rob Alberti’s Event Services

By |March 25th, 2015|

Finding a wedding DJ in the Hartford and New Haven, CT areas does not have to be such a chore.  Learn the secret ways to see through the rhetoric and learn who is right for your wedding style.

When looking for a Wedding DJ in the Hartford and New Haven, CT area, there are hundreds to choose from.  Are wedding DJs all the same?  What separates one wedding DJ in Hartford and New Haven from another?  Here are 10 ways to help you choose the perfect wedding disc jockey for your CT wedding celebration.

How many weddings have they performed at in the past?  The reality is, weddings are not like a bar or a school event.  There is structure and traditions involved in a typical wedding and not all DJs have wedding experience.  Make sure anyone you are looking at has been involved in 100’s of weddings to ensure their experience
Do they have knowledge of your facility and their staff?  Working well with others is a key role that your wedding DJ in Hartford and New Haven CT are going to do for you at your wedding.  They need to work with your facility staff, your photographer, wedding planner and help […]

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The New Haven Lawn Club – Event Up-Lighting – New Haven CT Wedding DJ

By |May 8th, 2014|

New Haven Lawn Club Wedding

Located in downtown New Haven, CT – The New Haven Lawn Club has some of the most unique era architecture.  Show anyone involved with CT Weddings a photo of their ballroom chandeliers and they will tell you it’s from the NHLC.  They are just stunning.

This is a venue that can be amazing as it is – but with our architectural up-lighting, it just sparkles.  From the arched windows to the stunning stage and fireplace, we can accent your NHLC wedding to accent your wedding decor and color pallet.

New Haven Lawn Club has their own built in pinspots for the table centerpieces and some amazing locations for your wedding photos outside with all the brick.   You will just love your wedding at the NHLC.

Here are some images of our lighting at the club:

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CT DJs – CT DJ – Hartford Wedding and New Haven Wedding

By |January 21st, 2011|

As a CT DJ, we have seen some amazing Hartford Wedding and New Haven Wedding venues. This CT DJs favorite Hartford and New Haven Wedding sites can be found below. Just look at the amazing architecture and attention to detail that these facilities have to offer.

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Wedding Disc Jockey Service in Manchester, New Haven, Mystic & Simsbury CT – Rob Alberti’s Event Services, After Hours DJ Entertainment Services

By |May 25th, 2010|

Hi, I’m Rob Alberti from Rob Alberti’s Event Services.  We transform space, light & sound by providing DJ (Disc Jockey), event lighting and a full array of a/v rental services to make your next event look & sound spectacular.

Please check out our website & blog at www.robalberti.com.  We’d love the opportunity to quote services for the next event you may be working on.

Wedding disc jockey service is our specialty.  If you are planning a wedding reception – we can provide the music (DJ service) and event lighting (up-lighting or architectural uplighting wash) for your reception.  Both our DJ (wedding disc jockey) and event lighting services are independent  – that means, if you already have a DJ for your wedding – you can utilize our event uplighting services or if you just need a DJ and not lighting at your wedding, we can do that too.

We are based out of Manchester, New Haven, Mystic & Simsbury CT, but have DJs on staff covering the New England area.  We are your Manchester, New Haven, Mystic & Simsbury CT disc jockey choice.  If you are living in Manchester, New Haven, Mystic & Simsbury CT or just having your wedding reception in Manchester, New […]

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The New Haven Lawn Club – New Haven CT Weddings

By |July 3rd, 2016|

The New Haven Lawn Club – New Haven CT Weddings

The New Haven Lawn Club located at 193 Whitney Ave, New Haven, CT 06511 is a beautiful place to hold your New Haven Connecticut Wedding.

It is a private club available for your wedding.  It’s unique architecture and distinctive crystal chandeliers makes it a big draw for wedding couples.    The stage is set for band or DJ use.  The New Haven Lawn Club looks absolutely amazing with Rob Alberti’s event up-lighting.

At Rob Alberti’s – we love venues that keep a neutral pallet.  It allows clients to come in with a clean slate and bring in any wedding color design that they wish.  No ugly orange carpets or blue drapery to deal with at The New Haven Lawn Club for your wedding.    It’s one of our favorite places in New Haven Connecticut to hold a wedding reception.  It might be the perfect wedding venue for your wedding.

They have a beautiful separate area for social hour and arched hallways as you enter both the facility and walk  between social and dinner/dancing.

As a wedding DJ, we tend to place our main sound system near the stage and place wireless remote speaker(s) near the back […]

Top Wedding Songs From Movies

By |February 11th, 2016|

The movies can create a hit from a new songs or even revive an older song with proper placement within the movie.   What are your all-time favorite wedding songs from movies?   Being a wedding disc jockey for over 25 years, I have seen songs come and go.  Here are some of my favorite songs from movies that show up at weddings that I DJ at.
Rob Alberti’s Top Wedding Songs From Movies (in no particular order)

Shout – Isley Brothers (Wedding Crashers)
A Thousand Years – Christina Perri (Twilight)
(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life – Bill Medley & Jennifer Warnes (Dirty Dancing)
Over The Rainbow – Israel Kamakawiwo’ole (Meet Joe Black)
I Love Rock & Roll – Joan Jett (Wayne’s World)
Old Time Rock & Roll – Bob Seger (Risky Business)
Footloose – Kenny Loggins (Footloose)
I Like To Move It – Real To Reel (Madagascar)
Twist & Shout – The Beatles (Ferris Bueller’s Day Off)
Pour Some Sugar On Me – Def Leppard (Coyote Ugly)
 You Never Can Tell – Chuck Berry (Pulp Fiction)
Titanium – David Guetta (Pitch Perfect)

Make sure you post your favorite wedding songs from movie soundtracks below.

Of course not every DJ is the same as the next. Even among our 11 DJ staff, there […]

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Shari & Eric’s Wedding at The Society Room of Hartford CT

By |January 30th, 2016|

Shari & Eric already had a DJ, but they hired us to provide event lighting for their wedding reception at The Society Room of Hartford.   We had up-lighting both on the main level as well as up-stairs.   Their name in lights matched their invitation and we placed it on the wall near the cake table.   Later, we wirelessly controlled the lights based on the music to add some fun to the reception dancing.

 
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Rob Alberti, event director, lighting designer, author
Rob Alberti’s Event Services, DJ & Lighting
1310 Russell Road; Westfield, MA 01085
www.robalberti.com   

The Berkshires & Western MA 413-562-2632
Boston 617-778-6510 – Hartford 860-631-7754 – Newport 401-367-0375

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One Hit Wonders For Your Wedding Reception Music

By |January 29th, 2016|

You gotta love all those one hit wonders out there.  They can even find their way into your wedding reception music choices.  Here are some of our favorite one-hit wonders at wedding receptions.

Have other suggestions for one hit wonders for your reception music choices?  Add in your favorites in the comments section below.  We’d love to hear what you want played at your wedding.

Some Of Our Favorite Classic One Hit Wonders

Lipps Inc – Funkytown
Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Come On Eileen
Sir Mix-A-Lot – Baby Got Back
Haddaway – What Is Love
Fountains Of Wayne – Stacy’s Mom
Rupee – Tempted To Touch

New Hits (that are destined to be one hit wonders)

Yolanda Be Cool – We No Speak Americano
Icona Pop – I Love It
Capital Cities – Safe & Sound
American Authors – Best Day Of My Life
Bastile – Pompei

You might just be dancing to one of these songs at your wedding reception.  Give it up for those one hit wonders.  We love them – but we just wished they had a few more hit songs for us.

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Rob Alberti is owner of Rob Alberti’s Event Services – Wedding Disc Jockey, MC & Wedding Event Director + Wedding Event Lighting design rated by local brides + voted as “The […]

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Rob Alberti’s Event Services – Shopping using Wedding DJ Prices in CT

By |January 25th, 2016|

Rob Alberti’s Event Services is an award winning company specializing in innovative lighting design and disc jockey wedding entertainment – offers their expertise in searching for the perfect wedding DJ for your reception entertainment.

Rob Alberti’s Event Services offers years of experience and expertise in working with many CT wedding couples trying to plan their wedding reception.   Hiring wedding entertainment is not like going to Walmart to find a coffee maker.  For the coffee maker, you walk into Walmart and see the 4 options in front of you.  Want to save some money?  Go with the cheaper model.  Want something a little nicer and you lean towards the top model.

For wedding entertainment, it is not a commodity on a shelf.    It’s more like shopping for a doctor when you have a rare form of brain tumor.   You don’t just go with the local doctor and you probably would not go with the doctor you met at the nightclub last week.  You’d probably do some research and find out who was the best available for that illness.  Wedding DJ prices in CT can range from a Craig’s List price of about $300 to $2500 or more.

 
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What Goes Into Preparing To DJ A Wedding Reception

By |January 5th, 2016|

Why do Wedding DJs charge so much?  They only work for about 5 hours, right?   Exactly what goes into preparing to DJ a wedding reception?  Let me break it down for you.

After “the sale” and during the final detail stage of preparing for a wedding, this is typically what we will put into your wedding.

Final detail meeting – as we cover a large geographic area (MA, CT, RI and beyond), we will typically drive an hour on average each way for our final detail meeting with our client.  (3 hours travel and meeting time)
Typed Up Questionnaire – after the final detail meeting, we will type up all the information we went over into a neat form that we work off of.  We will send you a copy of this to review and approve. (1 hour)
Music Updates – each week we have to download and preview all the new music out (about 100 songs each week).  We will update all our hard drives with the new music (Main computer, 3 portable drives) for complete back-up  (1 hour)
Music Preparation – We will review your music choices and create play lists for your pre-ceremony music, ceremony music, cocktail hour, dinner and dancing in […]

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