Scott Arcangel Music | Small Jazz Groups - Instrumental or with vocal - playing the greatest jazz classics from Sinatra, Louis Armstrong & Billie Holiday, to jazz masters John Coltrane & Miles Davis, to big band greats from Basie & Ellington. We custom design our setlist to your event to create the atmosphere you're looking for.
Whether it's a small casual party, a large formal celebration, or a corporate event, we can help set the tone and atmosphere that you're looking for.
Scott Arcangel Music offers everything from solo piano, to piano/strings duos & trios, to small & large jazz groups & vocals - covering a WIDE variety of repertoire. Everything from the classical wedding repertoire, to the great Jazz standards sung by Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald. We also have a wide repertoire of current and pop music, from John Legend & Bruno Mars to Billy Joel & Stevie Wonder!
We love requests and are able to create special and unique arrangements for any of our ensembles - just for your event! We love to make our clients happy, and will work with you to help build something for your guests that is unique and memorable!
We're everything you'd come to expect from a top-$ entertainment company - with the personal touch of an individual musician managing your event & actually performing for you!
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Pianist, composer & arranger Scott Arcangel writes for and performs with a variety of jazz and commercial groups. Based in New York, his music is published through Maxwell Tree Musicand UNC Jazz Press and is performed regularly by big bands, small groups, high school and collegiate jazz ensembles, as well as artists around the world.
Scott has studied with the renowned jazz faculty at the University of North Texas and William Paterson University. He has studied piano with Dan Haerle, and composition and arranging with Jim McNeely, Paris Rutherford, and Michael Abene. He is the former Music Director and Arranger for The West Point Jazz Knights big band, producing several recordings, radio and television broadcasts, and hundreds of performances.
His recent notable arrangements have been for Claudio Roditi, Stefon Harris, The Charleston Jazz Orchestra, Le Moyne College, The Boston Pops Orchestra - and most recently, a collaboration between the Manhattan School of Music Jazz Philharmonic Orchestra and trumpeter Jon Faddis.
He has extensive experience as a performer and educator, and has presented clinics on arranging, improvisation, and ensemble performance at colleges, festivals, and music conferences - including recent presentations and performances at the Jazz Education Network's 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 Conferences.
|Technical & Setup Requirements||Ranging from acoustic groups with no requirements - to groups with keyboard/speakers needing electricity. TBD on a per-event basis.|
|Can you also act as emcee ("MC")?||Yes|
|Sample Song List||Music from Sinatra
Stevie Wonder - and YOUR requests