Indulge your senses in the timeless cool of one of the Twentieth-century!s master song-writers, Burt Bacharach. BLACHARACH features the honeyed tones of Patrick Williams, accompanied by some of Melbourne!s stellar musicians, performing the unforgettable songs of the brilliance that is Bacharach.
Featuring hits made popular across several generations and around the world such as The Look Of Love, I Say A Little Prayer For You, Do You Know The Way To San Jose and That!s What Friends Are For, BLACHARACH lends itself perfectly to intimate private gatherings through to large corporate events.
Urbane and sophisticated - BLACHARACH is equally suited to being a featured performance as it is cool, background ambience and is available as anything from a duo to a six-piece band for any occasion, be it local, national or international.
Born and raised in Melbourne, African-Australian Patrick Williams is one of Australia’s most versatile performers. He starred in the national tours of the hit musicals HAIR, THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY and the 70’s era disco smash OH WHAT A NIGHT. Patrick was a regular performer on GMA WITH BERT NEWTON and has enjoyed a career as an actor on some of Australia’s most popular television dramas. He has performed with some of Australia’s finest musical talent including INXS, Tina Arena, Kate Ceberano, Hunters & Collectors, The Models and Renee Geyer.
Reviews / Testimonials
“…a great singer and a top bloke, the feedback is always positive when Patrick is on the show.”
BERT NEWTON - GOOD MORNING AUSTRALIA
“Charismatic and talented…blessed with a smooth and smokey-honeyed voice, Williams puts his stamp of interpretation on the popular tunes of Burt Bacharach.”
THE AGE (A2) 29/12/07
“BLACHARACH bought a sense of prestige, glamour and energy that has not before been met. The feedback we have received from our clients has been overwhelming and we would certainly welcome BLACHARACH back with open arms to entertain our guests. I would highly recommend them for any occasion that celebrates music.”
MANAGER- CORPORATE HOSPITALITY
TENNIS AUSTRALIA (January 2008)
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- I say a little prayer for you
- The look of love
- (They long to be) Close to you
- Do you know the way to San Jose
- Raindrops keep fallin! on my head
- What!s new pussycat
- What the world needs now
- Reach out for me
- This guy!s in love with you
- Walk on by
- Knowing when to leave
- I!ll never fall in love again
- Always something there to remind me
- Are you there with another guy
- You!ll never get to heaven
- Tower of strength
- Made in Paris
- I wake up crying
- Wishin! and hopin!
- Wives and lovers
- Trains, boats and planes
- Magic moments
- Odds and ends.
- That!s what friends are for