A first class crooner with a powerful and entertaining stage act offering a fresh take on the classic Vegas sound. In concerts, corporate events, wedding receptions and celebrations, his audiences are left in the glow of a classic sound done right.
Possessing a deep and powerful voice, Andy is a passionate singer and the kind of stage entertainer who captivates and wows the audience. Andy and his top notch band create the kind of musical magic not heard since the glory days of the Vegas Strip. His show includes classics with a contemporary approach. In fact Andy loves to broaden the experience and present international material to his fans.
Andy is not just a jazz singer or a big band crooner he has developed his personal style through many influences. He attributes his clear phrasing to Frank Sinatra, his warm resonance to Nat King Cole, his prolonged breath control to Matt Monro and an occasional huskiness to Bobby Darin; all the while maintaining his own distinction. Andy does this by bringing a fresh contemporary take to the repertoire while staying true to the sound of the original era. Like the Rat Pack, on stage Andy's is fun, engaging and approachable. The variety of his material is built to wow his audiences and keeps Andy top of the list of entertainers in Canada.
Live Music Packages
Andy's accompaniment options:
?"Las Vegas" - 16 piece Orchestra
The Starlight Orchestra conducted by Anthony Terpstra is "Canada's finest big band: A perfect blend of age and youth, energy and experience. The Best in the City!" (Toronto Life Magazine).
16 musicians and 18 instruments: piano, bass, drums, five saxophones, four trumpets, three trombones, flugelhorn, clarinet, flute.
Suggested for: Concert Festivals, Celebrations, Community Events, Fund Raisers.
"Rat Pack" - 7 piece big band
Toronto's Premier Seventet retains the big band essence through a compact ensemble suitable for any size stage.
7 musicians and 11 instruments: piano, bass, drums, baritone sax, tenor sax, alto sax, trumpet, flugelhorn, trombone, clarinet, flute.
Suggested for: Concerts, Festivals, Weddings, Corporate Functions, Awards Nights, Conferences, Conventions.
"Jazz Club" Quintet
A jazz ensemble ideal for the nightclub or as background music at dinner parties and cocktail receptions.
This group of consummate musicians - well present in Toronto music listings - delivers the kind of smooth cool sound that will liven up your event.
Piano, bass, drums and trumpet.
Suggested for: Jazz Clubs, Cocktail Receptions, Banquets, Dinner Music.