What can you expect from the act?

A professional, relaxed, well-presented performance with a voice well suited for the type of music he performs, thus creating the right atmosphere for weddings, corporate events and big occasions requiring a dash of style and sophistication. But Tony doesn't stop the the singing - he can be the DJ too, so be sure to ask him about Tony's DJing skills before you book.

What style of music does The Crooner perform?

The act includes a selection of songs from the 50's and 60's. The songs selected are among the most popular from the fabulous era of swing. The Crooner has a vast number from the ' Rat Pack' (Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davies Jr) but also a number of songs made famous by the likes of Nat King Cole , Andy Williams , Matt Munro , Elvis Presley , Bobby Darin , Vic Damone and several other artists from the era of cool swing lounge music. Michel Buble and Harry Connick Jnr also now included!!

What occasions is the act suitable for?

Almost any time, any place, anywhere...Tony's act is appropriate for a wide range of events.

Tony has performed at:

Cocktail Parties • Champagne Receptions • Corporate Events • Product Launches • New Venue Openings • Restaurants • Weddings • Wedding Receptions • Wedding Breakfasts • Birthday Parties • Anniversary Parties • Fashion Shows • Casino Nights • Garden Parties or as a fill in between sections i.e. between wedding breakfasts and evening event.

Tony can adapt his act to fit in with your plans - do you want Tony to to blend into the background or take to the stage to help run the night with some comparing and even DJ-ig skills? The choice is yours - but good preparation is the key, make sure Tony knows what you are looking for well in advance so that he puts on the best show for your money.

Does Tony the Crooner travel? How about internationally?

Yes. Tony continues to be in demand around the globe and will travel to almost any destination by car, plane or boat! The price quoted will include additional or excessive travelling times/distances. When the gig is abroad, a suitable, good quality PA system must be provided by the client.

Can the client choose their own Playlist ?

Yes, choose from the attached comprehensive list of songs to ensure the occasion is 'tailor made' to your requirements.

Will the act perform a 'dance spot' where required?

Yes, he can perform a selection of dance floor fillers from the last three decades such as Brown Eyed Girl (Van Morison), Sweet Caroline (Neil Diamond), Daydream Believer (The Monkees), First, Last, Everything (Barry White) etc etc. See the standard play list for more details > > >

What will he wear while he sings and what does he look like?

In true keeping with the genre, The Crooner wears a smart black Dinner Suit, shirt and tie. And although he doesn't actually impersonate the artists as such, his mannerisms and movements are typical of the legends he covers. Tony is tall and dark haired and at 35 years old, quite young for this era, but very able! His presentation is everything you would expect.

What does he do when he is singing?

Where possible, he likes to roam the room and sing to those people who are comfortable with that. Entertainment is paramount and if Tony feels somebody is not comfortable, he won't embarrass them by stopping at their table. There is a definite skill in doing this which Tony has learned from 15 years in the live performance business.

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