Specialties are traditional hymns and chez/polka music. Jerry Haisler, a self-taught musician, has played music since the age of 12 and plays accordion, guitar, bass guitar, and tenor sax. He has entertained in the Central Texas area since1966.
Jerry Haisler and the Melody 5, has regularly done solo events at local care centers, birthday parties, and anniversaries, and plays hymns and praise music weekly in his home church. He is of Czech heritage and knows many Czech polkas and waltzes. He has played “classic” country music all his life and is very familiar with country and other tunes of the last 50 years. Also, he can put together a full band or small combo, depending on the event.
Charges: single memorial or funeral event - $150; multiple events – up to $300. Local travel and preparation time included.
Small band or combo, charge would depend on the specifics of the event.
Ashley Boyd is a Temple Native and holds a Bachelor's degree in Vocal Performance from Texas Tech University. She has been a Choir Director and Elementary Music Teacher for the past 15 years. Ms. Boyd is an active performer in the Temple Civic Theatre and Milam County Theatre. She also has performed with various vocal ensembles such as the Temple College Chorale and Central Texas Master Singers. Ms. Boyd is classically trained, but performs a variety of literature in various genres.
$50/HALF HOUR INCLUDES (2-3 SONGS)
$75/ HOUR (4 SONGS)
Native American Flutist
If you are considering hiring a professional bagpiper for your event, my 25 years of experience and love of the instrument will ensure that you are getting a first class piper. You can be confident that I have the skill and experience that will set your event apart.The Dallas/Ft. Worth and Houston areas are my primary markets but I am available for events throughout all of Texas, as well as the whole United States. Since bagpiping is what I have been doing full-time for the past twelve years, I am available at any time