What are your Qualifications?
Tony has been Entertaining
as an On-Stage Professional since 1967. In 1985, he began offering special
Programs for Senior Citizens. He has since performed Thousands of Shows
for Thousands of Seniors in Retirement, Independent and Assisted Living
Communities, Health Care, Memory Care, Transitional and Long-Term Care
Facilities throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area.
What kind of a Program is it?
It's a Quality & Fun Show of Live Musical
Entertainment vs. pre-recorded background tracks. The difference is
song-requests are played for the audience 'on demand' without taking
the time of searching for a recording of it. Tony interacts with the
audience, and makes sure everyone enjoys the program and has a good
time - and he's been doing it as a Profession for over 35 years.
What Instruments do you play?
Tony accompanies himself on vocals with his Alvarez Acoustic-Electric Guitar, and an additional 6 Golden Melody Harmonicas.
What Equipment do you provide?
All Performance Equipment is provided, which includes a new Sound System featuring 180° Spectrum Coverage so everyone in all corners of the room can hear clearly. All microphones, cables, stands and instruments are furnished.
What type of Music do you play?
Rather than one fixed set of material, Tony tailors his performance to fit the audience, occasion/event, age group, and the setting. Whether it's a Birthday Party, a Holiday, a Family Day/Night, a Picnic, or a Theme-Based Party, you can request the certain type of music you want. It can be Peppy/Fun, Singalong, Concert-Style, or Strolling. It can be Old-Time, Patriotic, Gospel, Classics, Nostalgia, Contemporary, Folksongs, Humorous, or Requests & Dedications.
What do I need to Provide?
An electrical outlet, and a space to set-up.
What is your Rate?
Tony's standard hourly rate has remained
unchanged for 10 years and is negotiable for people with budget challenges.
Due to greater demand, Holiday Shows such as Valentine's Day, St. Patrick's
Day and the like, may incur a higher fee as well as Shows requiring
Performers can be added to any Show,
If you are looking for Quality bang for your buck, you've made the right choice.
Thanks and Many Blessings to you!