"MEDITATIONS" BY CRAIG SINGLETON "Mediations is a collection of beautiful relaxing music with illusive dreamlike melodies and harmonies transcending the compositional limits of what is known as "New Age Music." Rather than sticking to more narrow rythmic and harmonic patterns common to the genre, Craig takes us on an illusionary self-experiential journey, surprisingly incorporating elements and influences of acoustic and synthetic sounds from all genres of music." - Phoebe Parker
COMPOSER, CONDUCTOR, DIRECTOR In addition to his work as a cover tune artist, Craig Singleton is also a composer, conductor, director, actor and playwright. He has performed, produces or directed thousands of performances of his
original works in the United States, Caribbean Islands and South
America. Currently, he is working on several new projects including
original songs and a new musical.
AN ENTIRE EVENING OF ORIGINAL MUSIC
Craig can perform an entire evening of original
music in many styles. He plays his own professional keyboard,
acoustic piano, guitar and saxophone as appropriate and available
during performance. When headlining his Big City Band, Craig steps
out from behind the keyboard and lights up the show with his center
Singleton specializes in performing live music for clients that
understand the need for professional entertainment of the highest
quality! His accomplished musicianship and superb vocal capabilities
combined with his classy personal style and talent guarantee an "outstanding performance." So
when live music entertainment is critical for your country club, wedding, corporate event, cocktail party, or any other special event, schedule Craig Singleton's One Man Show
or his Big City Band and he will create the perfect mix of live
music, impress your guest with his outstanding live performance,
and when appropriate, get the crowd to their feet for a night of
dancing. No event is too small or venue too large. Schedule your
PRERFORMING ALL STYLES AND GENRES OF MUSIC
Craig Singleton performs thousands of songs representing all styles
and genres of live music from the American
Songbook to today's Top 40 Hits,
creating the perfect mix of live music for any private party, country
club, wedding ceremony, wedding reception, restaurant, club, cafe,
house party or business/corporate event.
PEXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE AND WORLDWIDE AVAILABILITY
Craig began performing live music professionally in High School
and has always made his living as a musician for hire and as a performing
artist. He has performed thousands of live music shows nationwide,
and received rave reviews from audience
members, fans, club members, clients, managers, owners, and producers!
He is available for live music performances, live music parties,
OLD SCHOOL MUSICIANSHIP AND TODAY'S TECHNOLOGY
Craig uses the finest musical instruments and sound system available
and draws on his extensive experience performing everything from
Classical music to today's Top 40 to create his incredible instrumental
arrangements and his authentic 'live band sound': rarely heard in
a one man show!
EDUCATION AND AWARDS
Craig Singleton received his Bachelor of Music from the University
of Miami, in Coral Gables, Florida and is a life long professional
award winning musician playing Piano, Keyboards, Saxophone, Flute
and Guitar with extensive real world experience. He is also an award
winning singer with a beautiful voice, receiving voice scholarships
from the University of Miami School of Music; the Bank of America
Operatic Competition Award; and the Arturo Di Felipe Vocal Award
and scholarship from The Greater Miami Opera Company awarded to
an operatic tenor singer.
For more formal settings, Mr. Singleton is also available as a singer,
one man band, or singer with piano, singer with Band, singer with
orchestra, singer with trio, singer with jazz band, for seated Concert
Performances and Dinner Theatres.
THE BIG CITY BAND
For those events when you need an outstanding singer and a multi-member
ensemble or band of musicians, the Big City Band brings together
some of the finest musicians in the country. The Band is perfect
for any venue or event, performing all kinds of live music, targeted
at live music venues, music for parties, live music for events.
And the live band ranges in style from a Jazz Singer and Pianist,
Broadway Singer and Pianist, Cabaret Singer and Pianist, Duo to
and Alternative Rock Band and can range in size from a Piano and
Vocal Duo or Jazz Trio to a Rock to a 10-Piece Show Band!
This website is dedicated primarily to Craig Singleton's live music performances (unless otherwise noted) and all DEMOS were recorded live, These are not network quality music videos meant for broadcast so the the quality of the video and audio varies from venue to venue, The quality is determined by the camera used for the shoot and if an additional audio recorder was also used. Because there are so many variables when recording live performances, the quality will vary from demo to demo. So, Craig's actual live sound is far superior to what you hear in many of hte videos. Nonetheless, we believe you can experience in these demos the quality of his live music performance and the crowd's enthusiasm towards this show!
A LIFELONG PERFORMER
Craig Singleton has been a professional singer and musician performing live music since he was 15 years of age! He sings in rhythm and in tune without the need or help of any auto-tune or vocal correction software programs (used by many less talented persons today.) And no computer was required for Craig to perform these songs or correct his vocals on stage or in studio post production. (Also used by many less talented persons today.) Check out Craig's DEMOS page for more examples of his work.
AVAILABLE AS A SOLO ACT, DUO,
OR ANY SIZE PARTY BAND
Craig Singleton's One Man Show Band is state of the art and perfect for most occasions, but when a
multi-person ensemble is required for larger venues, business
events, weddings or private parties, Craig is available as
a Duo, Trio or any size Event Party Band. Craig's Event Party Band,
known as The Big City Band is also
musically diverse, featuring some of the finest musicians in the
country and perfect for any age audience. Whatever your musical needs,
Craig Singleton delivers an outstanding quality performance every
Book Craig Singleton's Live Music Entertainment! You'll be delighted you did!
Thanks for visiting my web site.
Craig Edward Singleton