A professional dance band based out of the Raleigh NC area, The Central Park Band brings live popular music, a quality sound system, special lighting and is fully insured. Our variety of music includes Jazz, R & B, Beach, Funk, Originals, Rock, Disco, Blues and Dance.
Cindy Ferguson - Lead Vocals, Keyboards Cindy graduated from University of Illinois with a degree in vocal performance. After college she worked as a professional singer in the Chicago area for several years before moving to Florida to work at Disney World as Belle in the Beauty and the Beast show along with other shows in the various parks. She also had the opportunity to live in Japan for a year to work at Tokyo Disneyland, and then literally traveled around the world as Lead Vocalist with Jean Ann Ryan Productions on the Royal Cruise Line. After moving to Raleigh in 1996, she immediately joined the Central Park Band and was a member until 2008 when she took a brief hiatus to spend more time with her husband Kevin and daughter Caitlin. After realizing how much she missed singing, she joined CPB again in 2012 and is excited to be back!
George Coghill - Drums, Lead Vocals George was born in Winston-Salem, NC, later moved to Cary, NC and graduated from Cary High School in 1977. He marched with the highly regarded Cary High School Band percussion section. He graduated with a Business Degree from Campbell University in 1984. George currently lives in Raleigh, NC and has been playing drums professionally and keeping the beat since the age of 15. Famous sayings "Gotta Love It!"
Jeremy Moss - Keyboards, Lead Vocals, Guitar Jeremy started playing at the age of 17 with The Continental Cowboys. He later joined The Brickhouse Band and was introduced to funk music, where he fell in love with the sound of a horn section. It became a passion to emulate the big horn sound, as well as all the nuances of the Hammond B3 sound, along with classic Rhodes and Clav sounds. Jeremy plays multiple instruments, keyboards/piano, guitar, fiddle, sax, banjo and harmonica. His influences are Stevie Wonder, Jonathan Cain, Herbie Hancock, Bela Flek, Victor Wooten and Doc Watson. Born and raised in Garner, Jeremy is married to Marie. They have 2 boys Kaleb and Ethan.
Marty Gilbert - Bass Guitar, Lead Vocals, Drums
Marty has been a rocker since age 14 and has played in many bands throughout the years. He was the lead vocalist and bass player in the group "Spur of the Moment" from 1991-2002. A 1986 E.C.U. graduate, Marty is a developer/builder, and lives in Clayton, N.C. with his wife Jenny. He is one of the featured lead vocalist while "rocking out" the bass.
Tom Bagley - Guitar, Lead Vocals
T.F. began his musical career playing guitar and singing with the band 'Misunderstood'. After graduation from high school and moving to Greensboro, NC he played with the dance-groove band 'Chocolate Funk' sharing the stage with famed bands 'The Ohio Players', 'Earth, Wind & Fire', 'The Isley Brothers' and 'Confunkshion'. Tom recorded with country music's Gwen Biddix in conjunction with the late Archie Campbell of “Hee-Haw”. In the 70's Tom traveled throughout the southeast with 'Instant Replay'. As a co-founder of the 'Central Park Band' in the early 80's, the group recorded 6 original hits. Tom wrote, recorded and released the originals “You Don't Know” and “Parda'”.
'Central Park Band' continues to perform up and down the East Coast.
Tommy Wall - Sound Technician, Drums
Tommy is a musician and drummer, with professional experience running sound for various bands. His knowledge of music
and his ability of control at the board adds to the sound that is "The Central Park Band."
Energy and Excitement...If you are looking to book a band; avoid disappointment and book right away.
The Band plays at some of the best music venues on the East Coast and offers special pricing for your next event.
We love to see you party hard, but as a professional courtesy to you, the band does not drink while performing.
Children's Birthday Parties
Sweet 16 Parties
Wedding Cocktail Hours
Be YoungBe Foolish
Carolina GirlsChairmen of the Board
You Keep Telling Me YesCannonball
Summertime Callin' MeThe Catalinas
With This RingThe Platters
Miss GraceThe Tymes
10 Ways of Loving YouLenny Williams
Build Me UpBand of Oz
Myrtle Beach DaysThe Fantastic Shakers
More Today Than YesterdaySpiral Staircase
Hold Back The NightThe Trammps
Sweet Home ChicagoRobert Johnson
If The House Is a RockinStevie Ray Vaughn
From This Moment OnShania Twain
Lay Down SallyEric Clapton
Need You NowLady Antebellum
Say Nothing at AllAlison Krauss
Born This WayLady Gaga
Can't Get You Outta My HeadKylie Minogue
California GurlsKaty Perry
Don't ChaPussy Cat Dolls
Forget YouCee Lo Green
Get This Party StartedPink
Give A Little MoreMaroon 5
I Got A Feelin'Black Eye'd Peas
I Need You NowLady Antebellum
Last Friday Night (TGIF)Katy Perry
Party In The U.S.A.Myley Cyrus
Poker FaceLady Gaga
Raise Your GlassPink
Teenage DreamKaty Perry
The Cupid ShuffleCupid
What Do You Want From MeAdam Lambert
Your Love is My DrugKe$ha
Can't Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley
Just The Way You AreBilly Joel
LennyStevie Ray Vaughn
Moon DanceVan Morrison
Under The BoardwalkBette Midler
True Love WaysBuddy Holly
Crazy LoveVan Morrison
Ain't No StoppinMcFadden and Whitehead
Take Your Time (Do It Right)The S.O.S. Band
Bad GirlsDonna Summer
Boogie OogieA Taste Of Honey
Boogie ShoesK.C and the Sunshine Band
Busta MoveYoung MC
Car WashRose Royce
CelebrationKool and the Gang
Disco InfernoThe Trammps
Don't Leave Me This WayThelma Houston
Get Down On ItKool and the Gang
Get Down TonightK.C and the Sunshine Band
Give It To Me BabyRick James
I Will SurviveGloria Gaynor
Ladies NightKool and the Gang
Last DanceDonna Summer
Let It WhipThe Daz Band
Love ShackThe B52's
No Parking On The Dance FloorMidnight Star
Rock With YouMichael Jackson
Whacha' Gonna DoPablo Cruise
We Are FamilySister Sledge
Back In LoveL.T.D
Brick HouseThe Commodores
Funky MusicWild Cherrie
Get UpThe Gap Band
Shining StarEarth Wind and Fire
Let's Groove TonightEarth Wind and Fire
We Want The FunkParliament
Jungle LoveMorris Day And The Time
Don't Stop BelievingJourney
Fooled Around and fell in loveElvin Bishop
I Can't Tell You WhyThe Eagles
Wonderful TonightEric Clapton
Sarah SmileHall and Oates
You Got A FriendJames Taylor
Carolina In My MindJames Taylor
All of MeMarks/Simon
At LastElla Fitzgerald
Blue BossaKenny Dorham
Don't Get Around Much AnymoreDuke Ellington
How High The MoonHamilton/Lewis
Route 66Natalie Cole
Satin DollDuke Ellington
SleepwalkSanto and Johnny
What a Wonderful WorldLouis Armstrong
Girl From IpanemaAntonio Carlos Jobim
Love Is YouSantana
Oye Como VaSantana
Get ReadyThe Temptations
Higher and HigherJackie Wilson
I Feel GoodJames Brown
Just My ImaginationThe Temptations
My GirlThe Temptations
Natural WomanAretha Franklin
Signed Sealed DeliveredStevie Wonder
Sugar Pie Honey BunchThe Temptations
Stop in the Name of LoveDiana Ross
Too Late To Turn Back NowCornelius Brothers & Sister Rose
What's Going OnMarvin Gaye
Billy JeanMichael Jackson
Off The WallMichael Jackson
Jesse's GirlRick Springfield
I WishStevie Wonder
Just FineMary J. Blige
Mustang SallyWilson Pickett
ShotgunJunior Walker & The All Stars
Bad Time To Be In LoveGrand Funk Railroad
Brown Eyed GirlVan Morrison
CrossfireStevie Ray Vaughn
Some Kinda WonderfulGrand Funk Railroad
Jenny JennyTommy Tutone
Brown SugarThe Rolling Stones
Jumping Jack FlashThe Rolling Stones
I Wanna Hold Your HandThe Beatles
Twist and ShoutThe Beatles
Saw Her Standing ThereThe Beatles
Walk This WayAerosmith
Top 40 Band
$2000 - $5000
Guitar, Lead Vocals
Bass, Lead Vocals
Keyboards, Lead Vocals
Drums, Lead Vocals
Together, Cindy Ferguson, George Coghill, Jeremy Moss, Marty Gilbert and Tom Bagley are The Central Park Band, providing pure entertainment!
Wedding Ceremony in Morehead City, NC on 07/16/2011
"This band is TOPS! Their versatility, professionalism, and overall talent are stupendous. North Carolina is very lucky to have such an outstanding band. The fact that they can play jazz, motown, classic rock, and contemporary music so well is remarkable. This band is by far the best wedding band I've ever heard. They have my highest endorsement. "
- Elizabeth W.
Fundraiser in Raleigh, NC on 05/14/2011
- Kara B.
Art Gallery Opening in Clinton, NC on 04/24/2010
"WOW! I can't tell you how much our guest enjoyed this band. We had a very diverse group and no matter what song, there was a crowd on the dance floor. Early in the evening they really got the guests moving and didn't stop till the last minute! People are still calling and asking me about the "Central Park Band"! Best Band for any event!!!
In addition to Garner, The Central Park Band will also travel to Raleigh, Clayton, Knightdale, Willow Spring, Cary, Apex, Fuquay Varina, Holly Springs, Angier, Wendell, Wilsons Mills, Morrisville, Kipling, New Hill, Rolesville, Smithfield, Zebulon, Coats, Four Oaks, Wake Forest, Buies Creek, Benson, Durham, Selma, Lillington, Pine Level, Erwin, Micro, Middlesex, Youngsville
and many other locations in and around the Garner area.
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