(Photo by Carol Ann Thomas)
Rates for local (Yosemite Valley, Wawona, Fish Camp, Oakhurst) casual engagements are $400 for four hours (with appropriate breaks). Engagements under four hours negotiated separately.
Rates for non-local casuals are $700 (plus air-fare if applicable). Travel time and expenses may apply.
Add $100 if necessary for Mr. Bopp to provide electric piano.
Add $150 if the engagement conflicts with Mr. Bopp's regular performance schedule (see Schedule), provided a substitute can be secured.
Concerts, fund-raisers, and festival appearances negotiated separately.
"Bopp...is a saloon pianist of immense
charm and prodigious technique."
"...a fine pianist whose vocal and piano
stylings authentically capture the flavor of vintage music. He has
done his homework, and it shows."
"Bopp has been at the Wawona for more
than 10 years--fedora at a tilt, voice at a lilt--playing the old
songs, crooning the lyrics you understand...fits the scene like a