The 1's & 2's are a 6 piece Motown/Dance cover band from Ann Arbor, Michigan. We specialize in Weddings and private events. With a variety of services including:
Ceremony classical guitars, piano and flute performing classical symphonic music or requests for the processional and recessional.
Cocktail Hour Jazz Music at a conversation volume while guests enjoy drinks and hors d'oeuvres.
Master of Ceremonies duties performed by The 1's & 2's frontman Sean Duffy including announcement of the wedding party upon arrival, announcement of key events throughout the night including special dances, bouquet toss, speeches, etc.
Lighting rental to make the performances stand out visually.
After dinner dance party music. The 1's & 2's specialize in keeping dance floors packed throughout the night. We play Motown hits and popular dance standards from the 60's through today. The 1's & 2's take requests in advance for songs for the ceremony, cocktail hour jazz, special dances, D.J. services and after dinner music.
The 1's & 2's are professional, punctual musicians that aim to please. Every event is special and deserves extra care and planning. The 1's & 2's do it right!
Brendon Lally: Guitar, Bass, Vocals
John Patrick: Piano, Keyboards, Vocals
Sean Duffy: Vocals, Percussion
Ben Schlatter: Drums, Percussion, Vocals
Graham Rockwood: Bass, Vocals
James Hughes: Saxophones, Auxiliary Percussion, Vocals
Stevie Wonder, The Beatles, The Temptations, Marvin Gaye, James Brown, Ray Charles, Sam Cooke, Etta James, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Charles Mingus.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 60 - 180 minutes
Clients should expect great communication and extra care during the planning process of any event. We work side by side with you to make sure your event happens exactly as you envisioned it.
Audiences should expect to be thoroughly entertained! The 1's & 2's offer a great variety of music including Motown, Dance, Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Latin. We take requests in advance.
Stage of 18' x 18'
The 1's & 2's offer microphone and lighting rental.
The 1's & 2's prefer to play on a stage of at least 18'x18'
Ain’t No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye / Tammi Terrell
Ain’t No Sunshine - Bill Withers
All Day Sucka - Stevie Wonder
All I Do - Stevie Wonder
Another Star - Stevie Wonder
As - Stevie Wonder
At Last - Etta James
At Last - Stevie Wonder Version
Billie Jean - Michael Jackson
Bring It On Home To Me - Sam Cooke
Burning Down the House - Talking Heads
Canon in D - Pachelbel
Chain of Fools - Aretha Franklin
Crazy - Gnarls Barkley
Did I Hear You Say You Love Me - Stevie Wonder
Do I Do - Stevie Wonder
Do Like You - Stevie Wonder
Don't You Worry ‘Bout a Thing - Stevie Wonder
Do You Love Me - The Contours
D’yer Maker - Led Zeppelin
Electric Feel - MGMT
Erotic City - Prince
Everyday People - Sly and the Family Stone
Feel Good Inc - Gorillaz
Fly Me To The Moon - Frank Sinatra
For Once In My Life - Stevie Wonder
Forget You - Cee Lo Green
Got To Give it Up - Marvin Gaye
Heart of Glass - Blondie
Heaven Help Us All - Stevie Wonder
Higher Ground - Stevie Wonder
I Don’t Know Why - Stevie Wonder
Isn’t She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
I Want You Back - Jackson 5
I Was Made To Love Her - Stevie Wonder
If You Really Love Me - Stevie Wonder
I Wish - Stevie Wonder
Just My Imagination - The Temptations
Kiss - Prince
Knocks Me Off My Feet - Stevie Wonder
Let’s Get it On - Marvin Gaye
Linus and Lucy - Vince Guaraldi
Living For The City - Stevie Wonder
Master Blaster - Stevie Wonder
Mercy Mercy Me - Marvin Gaye
My Cherie Amour - Stevie Wonder
My Eyes Don't Cry - Stevie Wonder
My Girl - The Temptations
Oh Girl - The Chi Lites
Ooh Child - The Five Stairsteps
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag - James Brown
Pathetique Sonata, 2nd Movement - Beethoven
A Place in the Sun - Stevie Wonder
Prelude in C - Bach
P.Y.T. - Michael Jackson
Respect - Aretha Franklin
Signed Sealed Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Sir Duke - Stevie Wonder
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Uptight (Everything’s Alright) - Stevie Wonder
Use Me - Bill Withers
We Can Work it Out - Stevie Wonder
Wedding March - Mendelssohn
What's Going On - Marvin Gaye
Working Day and Night - Michael Jackson
You Haven't Done Nothing - Stevie Wonder
2006: 50 gigs
2007: 60 gigs
2008: 70 gigs
2009: 80 gigs
2010: 95 gigs
2011: 100 gigs
2012: 100 gigs
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Casino, Concert Venue, Convention, Corporate Event, Dinner Dance, Festival, Fundraiser, Graduation, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Holiday Party, Launch Party, Private Party, Restaurant, Reunion, Seminar, Sporting Event, Trade Show, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Workshop