For the last 30 years, Michael John has shared his music and talents with audiences at corporate conventions, on concert stages, in clubs and coffee houses, in lecture halls, at banquets, on radio and television, in churches, at resorts, colleges, fairs, festival and fund-raisers all over the world.
What can he do for your event? Michael's performance is more than a concert... it's an interactive entertainment event! Utilizing his uncanny ability to instantly engage his audience, Michael transforms them into a realm of music and mirth tugging at their heartstrings and tickling their funny bone with a magical blend of music and comedy. This process breaks down barriers, reduces stress and motivates all present to join in the merriment.
"Michael wowed the crowds with an incredible array of talent and versatility. He totally related to the audiences and won them over early in his shows. I've never seen an entertainer so effectively involve audience members in a performance. He was extraordinarily masterful!"
Michael E. Brunner - Executive Vice President, NTCA
His music draws from an eclectic repertoire of folk, pop, standards and original songs. By spontaneously selecting music focused for each specific audience, Michael creates an immediate and comfortable platform of familiarity, reducing intimidation and increasing participation.
"You were Fantastic! A few of our guests even said that this was the best donor recognition event that they've attended. This is in no small part due to you and your ability to read the audience and keep us all laughing. It was great to see some of our greatest supporters up on the stage having a good time."
Sharon P. Turner, DDS,JD - Dean, OHSU School of Dentistry
What sets him apart? Michael has a natural gift of involving his audience throughout the show. His personal style bonds people together through music, quick witted humor and conversation. By sharing his stage, music, humor and heart, he captivates the audience and creates an atmosphere of camaraderie that builds strong relationships throughout the event. Michael's unique adaptability allows him to set the tone for conferences at opening "ice breakers" or put the "icing on the cake" at closing banquets.
"He stood before more than 100 hospital executives and quickly engaged them with warm and witty dialogue. Then, he skillfully wooed them to stage where he played with their egos through his music and humor. The audience hurt from laughing and he performed as though he shared their joy."
Ken Rutledge, President - Oregon Assoc. of Hospitals & Health Systems
For over 30 years, Michael John has brought enjoyment to hundreds of thousands of audience participants all over the world. Whether as opening act for such notables as Jay Leno, Milton Berle, Ray Charles, and Louise Mandrell, featured entertainer at national venues and resorts or motivational facilitator for corporate, professional and civic events, Michael's ability to captivate and motivate has endeared him to his audiences. Michael's musical talent and communicative presentation will not only hold your attention, but will also touch your heart!