Professor Fairbanks is known in the wedding industry for his charming presentation, professionalism, and skill. Peter accomodates your celebration and party, indoors or out, he strolls and is perfect for remote locations, small intimate groups, and larger gatherings.
Brides and grooms comment at how beautifully the sound of a violin carries at an outdoor event!
Peter can help you select appropriate music. Requests are no problem. "Waistcoat with tails" is available, but creative country casual is also possible.
He has played for over 500 couples and families and at many of the best Inns and locations throughout Vermont and into New Hampshire
Click here for some samples of wedding music--not comprehensive but a representation.
Dear Peter "Thank you for making our wedding day so very special. The music for the ceremony was beautiful and absolutely perfect! You have such an amazing talent and we can only hope our children are blessed with musical talent. Thanks again! Everything was awesome!" - Ben & Christine Stafford, July, 2000 Waterbury, Vermont
Dear Peter, "A fantastic job entertaining everyone at our wedding. You were able to adapt to the different tastes of our international guests. Everyone had such a wonderful time. A special thanks, you were brilliant!" -Dawn and Richard Shaw, married in the fall 2002, NEK, VT
Peter, "We want to let you know how much we all enjoyed your fiddling. Thank you so much!" -Michele & Andrew Weyand, Married August 9th, 2008, Inn at Round Barn, Waitsfield, VT
"Hi Peter, Many thanks for adding 'spice' to both our barn picnic and our wedding celebration. We've received lots of compliments on our choice of musician. Thanks again for being a great part of our weekend." -Sarah Stearns and Chandler Harris, Married August 2010, Red Barn & Tabor House, Swanton, VT
"Hello Peter, Thank you for making our wedding day so special!" -Michele & Jason Kurnath, married August 2010, the Hildene in Manchester, VT
"It's amazing how well the violin carries outside. It was just perfect for our wedding. It meant so much for you to be part of our day. You are 'The Bomb' and we loved you!" -Damon and Julie Cherico, Married July 24th, 2011, Stowehof, Stowe, Vermont
"After attending another wedding, Lindsey and Greg (Tintendo) decided a DJ just wouldn't cut it for their wedding ceremony, so glad we hired you--Perfect! Thanks for adding your beautiful music today." -Bob Simmons, father of the bride. Married at Boyden Farm, Cambridge,VT Sept. 10th, 2011
"Peter, Thanks so much for a wonderful gift of music. You added to the beautiful atmosphere perfectly and we greatly appreciate your performance." -Caitlin & Mark Troiaino, Married at Trapp Family Lodge, Stowe, VT Feb. 4th, 2012
Peter, "You add more to a wedding than anything else I can think of. It is always such a joy to hear you play." -Michael Caldwell--officient and justice of the peace. Quoted to me on July 7th 2012, Edson Hill Manor in Stowe, VT
Dear Peter, "Your smile and excitement in being here and playing was a joy for all. You honestly exhibited the love of your talent and sharing that with others who enjoyed it also. I am so glad you could share the evening with us. Be well Peter and know that your talent has been appreciated by many today." -Mrs. Colleen Hughlock mother of the bride for Moriah and Scott, Aug. 25th, 2012 at Home Hill Inn in Plainfield, NH
"Hi Peter, Thank you so much for the beautiful music for our wedding. You were a huge hit and we heard many praises through the day and into the night. I could hear you playing as the bridal party prepared to come down the stairs and out to the garden. We were delighted to hear the music and so glad you were able to play our song so perfectly. It was everything we could ask for. I am reminded of a quote from Willy Wonka, 'We are the music makers, we are the dreamers of dreams.' Much appreciation and all the best!" -Sunni and Tom Linzi, Married June 29th, 2013 in Derby Line, VT Coordinated with Vermont Enchanted Events (Jackie Watson)