Viva the duo is an excellent alternative to a string quartet for occasions that require non intrusive background music, utilizing: Accordion (with attached keyboard bass),flute and Spanish guitar. The duo create a romantic "French" ambiance as an alternative to a formal classic ambiance and is particularly suitable for wedding ceremonies, receptions or functions that require something "special".
As an added advantage, the duo can play upbeat music (great for roving events) and dance music if required.
The duo is unique and particularly special in Sydney, normally a band with their music style and international experience can only be found in France or Europe.
The duo can be extended to trio with the addition of other instruments or vocalist.
The duo/ trio operate with a high quality battery amplifier to enable large gatherings to enjoy their muisic whilst maintaining the portability of the group.
This combination is excellent for background music, roving events and promotions with an instrumental repertoire of : Jazz swing, Latin, French, Spanish Gypsy Jazz, Salsa, Classic show tunes, "Paris" themed music
A snapshot of the repertoire:
FRENCH : C'est Magnifique, La Vien Rose, Under Paris Skies, Padam Padam, J'attendrai
SPANISH: Auranjuez, Espani Cani, La Paloma. Viva Espani, Granada
SWING : In the Mood, Puttin' On The Ritz
SHOW TUNES : Stardust, I Can't Get Started
LATIN : Brazil, Ipanema, Siboney, Carnival, Sway, Recardo Bossa (the Gift)
DANCE : Amapola, La Cumpansita, Jealousy, Hernandos Hideway , Libertango
JAZZ: Night and Day, Night In Tunisea, Sweet Georgia Brown.
GYPSY JAZZ: Minor Swing, Nuages, Russian Lullaby, Dark Eyes
CLASSIC: Czardas, Flight Of The Bumble Bee
NICE N' EASY It Had To Be You, Cavatina, Godfather Waltz, Shenandoah