Cinqcopation (Pronounced: sink-co-pay-shun) is a Philadelphia based string trio (Blair Kidd: Violin, Kristen Taylor: Viola, Faith Williams: Violin) that was formed in the 2010’s after the members met while attending The Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts. Each member has about 2 decades of experience on their instrument along with other music education. Over the years they have performed at many weddings, parties, and other events as well as taught lessons and masterclasses throughout Philadelphia and the surrounding areas.


Cinqcopation accepts booking inquires via email ( Following your initial inquiry you will receive a blank contract to read over which has more detailed information about attire, arrival time, ect. If there are any questions please see the FAQ page and if your question is still not answered feel free to add it to your email when you reach out with booking inquires. When inquiring please include the date, time, location, and any other relevant information in your email


The current hourly rate to book Cinqcopation for a performance in Philadelphia and the surrounding areas (Suburbs, South Jersey, ect..) is $600 plus transportation fees depending on the distance of an event from the Philadelphia area

The current hourly rate to book Cinqcopation for a performance in other cities along the east coast (NYC, Baltimore, Washington DC, ect..) is $1,125 for the first hour and $600 for each following hour. This rate does not include transportation fees which depend on the location of an event