James Michael / Retirement Community Events

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James Michael / Retirement Community Events

James will put a smile on every face at  your retirement community event!  The secret is a huge repertoire of vocal and/or instrumental guitar music that can tailored to your wishes.  His song list features songs that were a part of Americana from the 1940 through the early 1960s; Songs people like to sing along or listen to like King of The Road,  Beyond the Sea,  Hello Dolly, and Lazy Hazy Crazy Days of Summer.   A big plus is that  James loves people and is very interactive sharing fun memories about the good’ ol’ Days.   An added benefit during the sing-along pieces is that he can play and sing while strolling among the guests.  It really makes a difference!

James Michael is also an accomplished classical guitarist that can play the best in Renaissance, Classical Romantic music, with specialties in Spanish and Brazilian music.  You pick the program that best matches your clients!

Career Credits: Studied Classical Guitar at the University of Minnesota and Brazilian Music with Tony Hauser;  Played guitar in several regional dance bands, two TV appearances, shared the concert stage with, Leon Russell, Peter Tork and The Monkees, Tommy James and The Shondells,  Joey Molland of Badfinger.  Jimmy wrote, recorded and produced originals songs featured in the Indie Films, The Vase and The Humanity Code.