From SOLO instruments, DUO's, TRIO's, QUARTETS, SMALL BANDS, and DANCE/SWING/BANDS, Vocals, and "SINGING TELEGRAMS" Phyllis and Friends has been the recipient of the Rising Star Award in the category of top Jazz Trio by Gigmasters. They are professional musicians that play in combo's for wedding ceremonies, receptions, corporate events, Open Houses, Parties and any occasion. They play most styles of music, including: Smooth Jazz, Standards, Classical, Oldies, Pop, Classic Rock, Contemporary, Celtic, Swing, Light Country, R & B, Big Band, Dance, Latin, etc. They will customize to your taste.
They have played for such companies as: BMO Harris Bank, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, DASCO Hospital Property Management, Erie Insurance, Fidelity Investments, Kokomo Grain Company, Tower Surgical, Wells-Fargo, Carl Zeiss Micropscopy, Westview Hospital, Carpet One, The Room Place, Epcon Communities, Architectural Construction Products, Edinburgh Outlet Mall,
+ An Accredited member of the Better Business Bureau.
+ On the A-List of Indy's Top businesses.
+ Member of the Indianapolis Wedding Professionals Network.
+ Bride's Choice Award for Best Music by Wedding Wire.
+ Rising Star Award by Gigmasters.
+ on Hot List of Momentville.
+ Best of Greenwood Award from U.S. Commerce Assn.
Most musicians hold music degrees and are professional musicians.
Phyllis plays Piano, Keyboard, Classical/Acoustic/Fingerstyle Guitar, Violin, Pipe Organ.
Most styles of music: Jazz, Oldies--20's to current, Classical, Pop, Classic Rock, Celtic, Big Band, Swing, New Age, R & B, Ragtime, Light Country, Broadway and Showtunes, Latin, Standards, etc.
Don plays Drums, Bass, Rhythm Guitar, Sings, and provides "SINGING TELEGRAMS"
Don and Jennifer provide vocals, solo or duo.
Sarah, Rachel, Kathy, and Irina play Violin
Rachel plays Viola
Sarah Binford plays Cello
Tom Furness plays Stand Up Acoustic Bass
PHYL & DON JAZZ PLUS DUO:
Piano and Percussion/Bass/Vocals. Most styles of music played: Jazz, Oldies, Dance, Light Country, Pop, Classic Rock, Swing, Standards, etc.
Piano/Violin - Phyllis and Sarah (Classical , Celtic, Jazz Standards & Contemporary - Most styles)
Duo Violins - Sarah and Star (mostly Classical, some contemporary)
Violin & Cello - Classical plus others by request.
Phyllis and Friends JAZZ PLUS TRIO.
Keyboard - Drums/Bass/Vocals - Violin. Plays most styles of music (Jazz, Pop, Oldies, Swing, Dance, Rock, Country, etc)
Sarah VanDamme String Trio (Violin, viola, cello (Classical) some contemporary)
Piano Trio: Violin, Cello, Piano (mostly Classical)
JAZZ QUARTET: Violin, Piano, Bass, Drums
String Quartet (classical, Jazz Standards, Classic Rock, Oldies, Dance, etc.) 2-violins, viola, cello
Phyllis and Friends Jazz Plus: Keyboard, Bass, Drums, Guitar, Violin (Includes vocals) 4-5 people. They play most styles from 20's thru current, Oldies, Smooth Jazz, Pop, Rock, Broadway, Love Songs, Country etc.
THE DOMINOES BAND: (some of the best dance music available) 7-pc Dance/Pop/Rock Band (specializes in the 60's & 70's) Veteran musicians who have re-grouped to form this: Players: Diane Maday, rhythm guitar-vocals; Tim Rector, Bass-Vocals; Dave Nelson, Lead guitar-Vocals; Kevin Rostron-Drums; Bruce Patten, Lead Guitar; Larry Lynch, Keyboards-Vocals; Steve Talbert, percussion. (Based out of Evansville)