Frequently Asked Questions
Do you provide musicians and sound equipment for weddings?
Yes, we can provide musicians for your wedding. After you deside for the musical style that you would like to hear live (jazz, pop, rock, soul or folk music of Crete), we will choose the appropriate songs and dancers who will accompany your wedding party. We also offer a second sound system, allowing us to quickly move from the wedding ceremony to your guests welcome.
What equipment do you use?
DJ Alexandros uses various professional audio systems depending on the audio requirements of indoor or outdoor event and the number of guests. For the lighting of the event space are used especially lighting or robot machines for atmospheric - architectural or rhythmic lighting. Additionally we provide wireless microphones and video projector. Read more about Wedding Lighting . The disco music consists of various hits from all genres, from 1930 until today and constantly updated Hear samples of musical programs of different kinds.
How long does the DJ will play music?
You can decide in advance the time that the DJ will play the music, with the appropriate fee. Usually the wedding entertainment takes about four hours. If , during the party, you decide that you want the DJ to play more time, then it gets additional charge.
What makes DJ Alexandros to stand out from other DJ in Crete?
Every DJ in Crete can play music for your event. What makes him unique is that DJ Alexandros has a vast experience in this area. For 25 years he is covering musical weddings satisfying even the most demanding guests. He takes into account your requirements and he is in constant communication with you in order to organize a wedding party to be unforgettable both to yourselves and your guests.
How early will get the DJ before the scheduled starting time?
The DJ will arrive one to two hours before the scheduled starting time of your event. A typical setup without lighting lasts about forty five minutes.
What areas do you cover as a DJ at weddings and parties;.
I am in the city of Chania and as a dj i cover weddings and parties being made in Crete (Heraklion, Chania, Rethymnon, Agios Nikolaos) or even in the province or in another Greek island.
We can choose the music that will accompany the wedding party?
Yes, you can choose your music will entertain you in your wedding party after indicate to us a list of about ten or fifteen songs. Besides, this is the only way we can get an idea about your musical tastes. We also have an online spreadsheet application that you can fill with songs you want to hear.
Can the DJ take track orders from our guests?
Of course! We will work with you prior to the event to determine the structure of music, genres and track orders you would like to play. Also your guests during the event can request any song they wish, after your approval offcourse, and they will hear it immediately.
Which are the prices of your services?
Every event is unique and so we create a special package specific to the event. The price depends on the date, the place of the event and the equipment you will need.
What type of music do they play?
Our music selections are extensive and cover all kinds of Greek music, such as: Club Dance, Classic Rock, Country, Oldies, Motown, R & B, Disco, and Hip Hop. We have everything from the 1930s up to today and we address to all ages.
What kind of music playing during the dinner and the cocktail time?
We can discuss in advance what kind of music you want to hear during dinner or cocktail. I usually suggest something low, such as jazz, lounge or artistic music at low volume. This, however, is something that you will indicate too.
How will the DJ be dressed for a formal event?
If it is a formal event usually I wear a white shirt, black vest and black trousers. During the summer months the colors of the costumes are lighter. If the event is less formal, I get dressed accordingly. If you want, you can tell me what you want me to wear.
Can you provide wireless microphones for the wedding ceremony?
Yes we can provide up to two wireless microphones upon request for use during the ceremony and party. I also have a wired microphone that I keep as a backup.
Do you have back up music from your collection?
We have a full backup of a digital music library (Computer - laptop) and backup's CD. We check the backups regularly in case something goes wrong.
What is the advance payment you will need to close the date?
This amount is determined by the date and place of the event and the equipment you will need, eg wireless microphones, video projectors, lighting - robotic and live music.
How we can close your services as a DJ?
Call us on the phone 6946 235502 or fill the reservation form or you can come directly to contact with us. We will come together in a package based on your needs, which will be charged accordingly. Once you approve your plan will send you the contract. We require a deposit of 50% to close us the date you want.
How can we pay you for your services?
You can pay through Paypal or through a bank account which we will give you.
How long before the event you need to close the DJ?
Please try closing the DJ as early as possible. Usually this is done a year before the event date. Usually December and from June to September are the periods with more events for us.
What is the charge for mileage?
Up to 20 km from the center of Chania there is no extra charge. For more kilometers there is a small charge after discuss this with you.