PETER CAESAR is an outstanding Variety Singer of popular music with a current repertoire of more than 250 songs in five languages (English. French. German. Italian. Spanish).
His magnificent powerful voice, with its wide tonal and emotional range, is perfectly suited for major concert, stage, and theatrical venues as well as Civic and Public Events-Festivities. This star performer is also available for private receptions and Wedding events. PETER CAESAR's voice and repertoire have a tremendous range: this noted entertainer is equally comfortable singing at an intimate gathering, just as he would be singing our National Anthem at a public event.
PETER CAESAR sings in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish--in virtually all genres and styles of popular music--always giving his audiences memorable and profoundly moving vocal performances--whether accompanied by a full orchestra, a jazz-swing band, or by a grand piano.
PETER CAESAR MUSIC ENTERPRISES also provides DJ and MC services--as well as music recording services for singers who want to cut CD albums.
PETER CAESAR's active performing repertoire includes memorable favorite popular songs from the "Great American Songbook" spanning nearly 100 hundred years of music:
He performs songs from the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, power ballads from the 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, and contemporary songs, with a focus on romance ballads. This incredibly talented performing artist is especially strong on performing Academy Award nominated and winning motion picture theme songs, Broadway hits, and immortal ballads.
PETER CAESAR's ability to change the sound and texture of his voice enables him also to masterfully perform the "signature songs" of past and present male superstar singers with styles as different as those of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Andy Williams, Ricky Nelson, Elvis Presley, Tom Jones, Andy Gibb, David Cassidy, Elton John, Glen Campbell, Kenny Rogers, and many others! PETER CAESAR's amazingly broad repertoire includes the signature songs of Barbra Streisand ("People" "Evergreen" "The Way We Were") and musical tributes to Shirley Bassey, Olivia Newton-John, Whitney Houston ("Greatest Love of All"), and Celine Dion ("Theme from Titanic").
PETER CAESAR is also a performer of international music: he sings Latin Boleros, in the original Spanish, and performs musical tributes to Julio Iglesias, Jose Jose and Luis Miguel.
The French chansons popularized by Jacques Brel, Dalida, Nana Mouskouri, Enrico Macias, and Charles Aznavour are also strong-points within PETER CAESAR's diverse international song repertoire. PETER CAESAR also performs Michel Legrand's immortal film theme-songs.
PETER CAESAR's popular Italian repertoire includes songs made famous by Andrea Bocelli (for example, "Con Te Partiro"), older and more traditional Italian songs ("Arrivederci, Roma!" and "Volare") and perennially popular Neapolitan songs ("O, Sole Mio").
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On the Classical Instrumental Music side, PETER CAESAR has for many years performed Classical Music masterpieces for the keyboard and he has also composed his own Classical Music in the Baroque style--inspired especially by the music of J.S. Bach, George Frideric Handel, Jean-Baptiste Lully, and Antonio Vivaldi. PETER CAESAR can also improvise in popular and classical musical styles; he is a master of the art of Baroque improvisation at the Classical organ keyboard.
PETER CAESAR's vocal repertoire also extends to Classical music--with a concentration on the Baroque and Rococo periods of the 17th and 18th centuries. His classical vocal repertoire includes Italian arias by the Baroque opera composers Claudio Monteverdi, Domenico Scarlatti, and George Frideric Handel. He sings poignant Ayres by the English Baroque composer Henry Purcell--equally well. Peter Caesar's love of French Baroque Classicism is reflected in his performances of operatic Airs from the classical mythological operas (in French: tragedies lyriques) composed by Jean-Baptiste Lully.
PETER CAESAR began his love affair with music at the age of ten--when he was already playing the keyboard works of J.S. Bach and George Frideric Handel and is, by now, a master of all major keyboard instruments including: piano; clavichord; harpsichord, and pipe organ. He has played many historical instruments (harpsichord and pipe organ) in Italy and in France while a graduate student during the 1980s.
PETER CAESAR was academically trained as an art historian-musicologist-scholar; he holds as a Master's Degree (M.A.) from New York University's Institute of Fine Arts and has been a teacher of Art History, Music History, and Humanities for many years. He is the author of three books on the arts.