West Side Sound
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Bio | Photos | Songlist | Audio
West Side Sound is the unique sound of accomplished musicians with style, spirit and soul, featuring Nancy Bender on vocals and David Bravo on keyboards.
West Side Sound knows that selecting the right orchestra for your special event is not an easy task. With so many bands to choose from, why should you choose West Side Sound?
West Side Sound Knows Music!
With our years of experience, we have provided that "just right" blend of
music for all kinds of celebrations and functions.
West Side Sound's Musicians
West Side Sound's History
- Our orchestra members have collectively performed and toured with distinguished
artists, including: Harry Belafonte, James Taylor, The Drifters, The Marvalettes, Debbie Harry (Blondie), Jack Bruce (Cream), Ben E. King, Debbie Friedman, Yehudit Ravitz, Dudu Fisher and many others
- Our musicians have successful careers performing in Broadway shows, composing
movie scores, producing record albums and singing jingles.
West Side Sound primarily works in the greater New York tri-state area, including Long Island, Westchester and Upstate New York. We have traveled to Philadelphia, Boston, Chicago, Washington DC and Los Angeles upon request.
Some venues include but are certainly not limited to:
West Side Sound's Events
- Hotels: The Plaza, Waldorf Astoria, New York Hilton, New York Sheraton,
Ritz Carlton, Essex House, Marriot Marquis, W Hotel and St. Regis
- Country Clubs: Rockleigh, Dellwood, Crest Hollow and Cold Spring Harbor
- Historic Landmarks: The Players Club, The National Arts Club, The Bronx Botanical
Gardens, Tappan Hill and Tavern on the Green
- Catering Halls: Short Hills Caterers, The Oheka Castle, Chelsea Piers, The Water's
Edge, The Crystal Plaza and Cipriani
- Synagogues: Temple Israel of Great Neck, Woodbury Jewish Center, New City Jewish
Center, Park Avenue Synagogue and North Shore Synagogue of Syosset
West Side Sound's Repertoire
- Weddings and Engagements
- Bar and Bat Mitzvah Celebrations
- Corporate Functions
- New Years Eve Parties
- Anniversary Celebrations
- Surprise Birthday Parties
- Elegant Cocktail Receptions
West Side Sound is committed to working with you hands on to create the perfect musical atmosphere that will compliment and enhance your affair. From start to finish, to all the little details in between, we'll help you choose song repertoire and coordinate the flow of the party by working closely with caterers/party planners so that you don't have to worry. Our goal is to insure that you, as well as your guests enjoy the party.
- Smooth, sophisticated jazz and standard sounds of the 30's & 40's
- Rock and roll of the 50's & 60's
- 70's and Disco
- Current Top 40 and classic ballads
- Popular Latin styles (cha-cha, Meringue, Tengo, etc)
- Ethnic music from Jewish to Italian and Irish. We can also provide you with a range of music "specialists" should you desire more than just a "taste" of ethnicity.
Whether it's a party for 50 or 500, WHATEVER your desires are, we will customize the party music based on your needs.
Just ask and West Side Sound will provide!!!