Most couples plan to spend about 16,000 on their wedding.  In all actuality, they’ll spend near $29,000.  Why the difference?  Approximately 80% of couples develop a rough budget before exploring any vendors, resulting in under-estimating the costs of products and services. Statistically: The average cost for ceremony music or a ceremony musician is $600. The […]

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Budgeting for a DJ

Before deciding on entertainment for your wedding or event, consider the following facts about money and memories- According to Modern Bride Magazine, only 4-6% of a bride’s budget is allocated for entertainment. HOWEVER,  twice the number of guests remembered the entertainment choice above any other aspect of the reception. “The music entertainment that you select […]

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The Impact of a DJ

Here at A Ran Music Service, we are sound technicians as well as DJs, so sound quality is of the utmost importance to us. So, what exactly defines sound quality?  It’s the ability to control frequencies in order to create the best overall sound.  Let’s start with some lingo. Lows– the bass notes in the […]


Sound Quality Breakdown

This industry chose Ran. It began about 18 years ago when he MC-ed charitable events with organizations such as the American Cancer Society and the United Way. Because of Ran’s past experience with hosting a music video television show and being a musician for multiple national performing groups over the years, they began to ask […]

Our DJ Style

How Did I End Up in This Industry?- Ran’s Story