About Us

Boston Brides is owned and operated by Candido Bretto.

Candido Bretto is a Cape Verdean/American musician who has been on Boston wedding scene since 1983. He is an alumnus of Berklee College of Music, Boston and has performed in just about every remarkable wedding venue in the Boston, South Shore, Cape Cod and the Islands and Rhode Island.

Candido’s Bands


First Class Band
Best Boston Wedding Band

Johnny Drama and his Funky Entourage
As seen on A&E’s hit series Wahlburgers


Boston Brides Founder Candido Bretto rocks with Barry Goudreau and Sib Hashian of Boston the band

Pictured above Candido (far right) performs with Barry Goudreau and Sib Hashian of the Grammy winning rock band “Boston” at Boston Harborfest at City Hall Plaza, Boston


Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker with Boston Brides Founder Candido Bretto

Candido performed with SCORE at Charlie Baker’s Inaugural Party
L-R Governor Charlie Baker, Candido Bretto


Boston Brides Founder Candido Bretto rocks Figawi in Hyannis, MA

Candido and New York City’s Pam Steebler rock the Figawi Charity Ball Cape Cod’s biggest charity fundraiser in Hyannis, MA 2014