April 23, 2014

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Morgan and Jay :: Westin Stonebriar

Bride and Groom on the dance floor

Morgan and Jay were such a fun couple to work with!  Both Aggies, having met on campus at Texas A&M, having their first date at a local Aggie hotspot, and later becoming engaged Aggie-style – this reception had maroon blood running in it’s veins!

Nearly 400 guests attended the celebration, and were treated to a mix of Texas Country, Classic Country, and current Hip-Hop and Dance music.  The room was up-lit all ’round, and the pipe & drape on the back wall made a great background for the party. And, in true Aggie style, they drank the hotel completely out of Michelob Ultra!

The groom's Aggie cake

The groom’s cake was something to see (as was Morgan’s cake) – it was Bevo standing on the famed UT Austin football field, with his horns cut off!

The Music:

Cocktail music: instrumental jazz
Dinner music: jazz standards, classic rock, alternative
First Dance: “Who I Am”, Wade Bowen & West 84
Father / Daughter Dance: “It Won’t Be Like This for Long”, Darius Rucker (mixed into a 15 second clip of “Baby Got Back”)
Mother / Son Dance: “Forever Young”, Stoney LaRue
Garter Toss: “Wild Thing”, the Troggs into “Danger Zone”, Kenny Loggins
Bouquet Toss: “Single Ladies”, Beyonce into “Girls, Girls, Girls”, Motley Crue
Last Dance: “DJ Got Us Fallin’ In Love”, Usher & Pitbull

The Team:

Venue: Ann Flatt, Jill Price, and Chelsea (intern) at the Westin Stonebriar Resort
Photographer: Robert L. Walker, Robert L. Walker Photography
Cakes: Frosted Art
Floral: Sheila Johnson, Floral Concepts
Pipe & Drape: Westin Stonebriar Resort
Uplighting: Specialty Sound
Dance Lighting: Specialty Sound

Useless Stats:

Speakers uses: 10
Uplights used: 20
Dance Lighitng: Five moving heads on a 20′ truss with four LED cans
Power Circuits: Five 20-amp
DMX Cable used: 350′
Speaker Cable used: 250′
DJ / Lighting setup man-hours: 12

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