Every Saturday this September, Elements Bar at Melbourne Marriott and Unplugged Entertainment are proudly presenting 'Acoustic Saturdays', an enjoyable afternoon of live music, an extensive wine, cocktail and beverage list and mulled wine by the fireplace.
Entry is FREE and the live music will kick off at 5pm. Relax and unwind with intimate performances by talented musicians:
Ben Brown (1 September)
Ben has performed all over the world. From the age of 6 he's been jumping on to every stage he could find. His formative training came from a musical family and years of performing at arts schools in Melbourne. Straight after graduating he travelled to Japan to perform in shows at Tokyo Disneyland. Upon returning home, he landed his first big musical 'Monty Pythons Spamalot'. Shortly after, he joined the casts of Follies, Damn Yankees, Mame, Crazy for You, The Boyfriend, Sugar and The Boy From Oz.
Since then, he has performed in New York at the Broadway Backs Boston benefit concert, was a guest artist at Voices For Change and played solo acoustic sets in an Australian Bar on 38th st. In 2013 Ben joined the TapPack.
With a large list of shows under his belt and a lot of great experiences performing for 1000s of people, Bens musical skill and experience as an entertainer have crafted him into the unique talent that he is today.
A Melbourne native; Jake Nicholls has been gigging around all parts of Victoria for the past 7 years. From his high school band playing original shows to his own solo career in the cover gig scene; Jake has seen a few sides to the industry.
At 24 years of age, he works full time in the music industry, using a unique blend of Soul, RnB and Pop to create relaxing, groovy renditions of modern and old classics.
Whether you're looking for upbeat jams or cruisy tunes, there is something in his repertoire to suit all types of events.
Angus Legg (15 September)
Angus Legg is an inventional, easy listening acoustic performer. Influenced by the likes of Ed Sheeran/John Mayer/Jason Mraz he will blow you away with songs from all era's performed with an original spin.
He uses a loop pedal and a bass drum pedal to fill the room with what sounds like a live band right before your eyes. His soulful voice will have you either dancing all night long or watching on in awe.
Joey Cirillo (22 September)
Joey Cirillo is a young, captivating singer/songwriter from the provincial East of Melbourne.
Having led various bands and solo projects across Australia, he has curiously developed his stage ability and loves to share it. Covering an unexpected mix of songs varying from the 50's to current hits, Joey creates modern, sophisticated interpretations of favourite party songs over the decades.
He works with live beatboxing, looped guitar layers and large vocal harmonies to ensure that his one-man-show is far from unexciting.
Taylor Piggott (29 September)
Tay's an unsigned singer/songwriter from Melbourne Australia. He has been on the music scene since the release of his debut album "Moonlight" in 2008, and has been a prolific songwriter through the last decade.
With 10 years of experience under his belt, Tay has began to professionally pass on his musical knowledge working as a vocal coach at Coach Music Academy, whilst performing for weddings, private events and corporate functions all around the country.
His unique & diverse musical style creates an atmosphere specially catered to your event, making the moment all that more special.
Don't miss Acoustic Saturdays at Elements Bar at Melbourne Marriott - it's the only place to be this spring! For more information on the event and all the latest, please follow the Facebook event.
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