Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How much does a show cost?

Church and non-profit rates are based upon the group's budget. Church and benefit performances are tailored to the church or non-profit program.

A solo theater or small venue performance by Jose Antonio Ponce is $300.00 + travel and accommodations. This performance is 90 minutes and comprised of two (2) 40 minute sets and a ten (10) minute intermission.

Dual performances featuring Jose Antonio Ponce and a guest artist are $400.00 + travel and separate accommodations for each artist. Each performance consists of two (2) 40 minute sets by each artist and one 20 minute set featuring both artists.

A solo three hour public performance for your brewpub, restaurant or lounge from Jose Antonio Ponce is $300.00 + travel and accommodations. This performance is comprised of three (3) 45 minute sets.

Local (Albuquerque) and non-profit performances may be produced at a lower rate. Sound system is provided by the venue. The artist will provide a sound system at a cost based on market rates. Consecutive performances (3+) at the same venue earn a discounted rate.

Public theater and church performances include one free workshop on the day of the performance.

Windsor Creek Trio performances are $5000.00 + airfare in the continental US and the venue must have a sound system that meets band specs.

Recording sessions are $50.00 per hour with a two hour minimum.

 


How much do workshops cost?

Standard Workshops are $100.00 + travel and accommodations. Guest presenters also receive an additional $75.00 fee. Standard Workshop topics include:

  • Copyright & Publishing
  • Contracts
  • Booking
  • Marketing to film & television
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Songwriting
  • Pre-production & recording
  • Money management

Specialty workshops are devised and created for specific programs and costs are based on the needs of the program.


What are your technical requirements?

For solo performances as follows:

  • Shure SM58 vocal microphone or equivalent and mic stand
  • Direct Interface (DI) for guitar(s)
  • One monitor
  • Sound system sufficient to the room
  • Stool or armless chair
  • Sound system sufficient to the room/venue.

For duo performances as follows:

  • Two Shure SM58 vocal mics or equivalent and mic stands
  • One Shure SM57 instrument mic or equivalent and mic stand for acoustic instruments
  • Two Direct Interface (DI) for guitar(s)
  • Sound system sufficient to the room venue + sound engineer.
  • Two stools

For Windsor Creek Trio Performances as follows:

  • Three Shure SM58 vocal mics or equivalent and mic stands
  • One Shure SM57 instrument mic or equivalent and mic stand for banjo
  • Two Direct Interface (DI) for guitar(s)
  • Small bass amp
  • Shure SM57 instrument mic for bass amp and stand
  • Sound system sufficient to the room venue + sound engineer.
  • Three stools

Do you have an electronic press kit? (EPK)

Yes. You can find my EPK online at https://www.imtour.org/#/epk/265

There you can read my bio, view photographs and videos and listen to examples of my music.