Related Links

www.lecafecivray.com

Our current family business running a small café in 86400 Civray. 

www.jambondeprintemps.com

Our former family business:  Bed & Breakfast in SW France, baking lessons with professional baker Keith Springham.

https://www.josquindesprespoitiers.fr/

Principal viola, Ensemble Josquin des Prés, Poitiers

www.bridesinfrance.com

Big White Wedding Directory, Brides in France

www.hitchedinfrance.com

DIY Weddings, Hitched in France

www.mariages.net

French wedding directory

Recommended Wedding Suppliers

These are suppliers we have worked with directly and recommend highly for their services.

Venues

Chateau de la Borderie

Chateau in the heart of the Charente countryside.

Moulin de Chazotte

Lovely mill near Cognac perfect for a rustic-style wedding.

Chez Peuchaud

Lovely rustic venue with very attentive owners, just South of Angoulême.

La Cannonerie

Near Cognac, a refurbished distillery, with stunning countryside views.

Chateau Pellisson

Lovely venue in Cognac.

Domaine des Etangs

Luxury venue tucked away in the countryside near Angoulême.

Chateau de Cognac

Historic chateau right in the heart of Cognac.

Chateau de Brives

Outside of Cognac, an elegant venue offering a luxury chateau wedding experience.

Chateau de la Couronne

A lovely more modern-looking chateau near Angoulême with in-house planners.

Chateau de Brillac

A majestic chateau also near Cognac in the heart of the vines.

Chateau du Raysse

Gorgeous medieval castle in the Dordogne.

 

Chateau de Poudenas

Stunning venue near Agen in the Lot region. 

Planners

Etoiles un Jour

Best Events Company

Chatelaine Events

Your Wedding Planner

Noble Nuptials

Country Weddings in France

The Impeccable Pear

Other Suppliers

Katy Lunsford Photography

Katy Webb Photography

Claire Jones Makeup Artist

British DJ in France

Crystal Beats

Chloébelle's Cakes

Le Coeur Sauvage

Professional Organizations

www.europeansuzuki.org

European Suzuki Association

www.suzukiassociaton.org

Suzuki Association of the Americas

www.astaweb.com

American String Teachers Association

 

www.americanviolasociety.org

American Viola Society

www.abrsm.org

Associated Board of the Royal Colleges of Music (UK based)

https://examinations.rcmusic.ca

Royal Conservatory of Music examinations (Canadian)

www.afm.org

American Federation of Musicians

Family

www.maestrodonappert.com

My Dad's website: composer, conductor, and professor of music in Washington State

www.rebeccaappert.com

My sister's website:  violinist in Michigan

www.anneappert.com

My cousin, artist and illustrator in New Jersey

Former places of employment

www.musicschool.bm

Bermuda School of Music, Bermuda

http://ccm.uc.edu/prep.html

College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, Preparatory Department, Cincinnati, Ohio

www.musicartdance.org

Wyoming Fine Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

www.huntingtonsymphony.org

Huntington Symphony Orchestra, Huntington, West Virginia

www.lexphil.org

Lexington Philharmonic Orchestra, Lexington, Kentucky

www.kyso.org

Kentucky Symphony Orchestra, Newport, Kentucky

www.richmondsymphony.org

Richmond Symphony Orchestra, Richmond, Indiana

www.spokanesymphony.org

Spokane Symphony Orchestra, Spokane, Washington

Schools and Training

www.ccm.uc.edu

College-Conservatory of Music, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

https://www.ewu.edu/cale/programs/music

Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington

www.nromusic.com

National Repertory Orchestra, Breckenridge, Colorado

www.aspenmusicfestival.com

Aspen Music Festival and School, Aspen, Colorado

www.meadowmount.com

Meadowmount Music Festival, Westport, New York

www.portlandyouthphil.org

Portland Youth Philharmonic, Portland, Oregon