One Man Band(woman), Bandleader and DJ
Tons of experience in the tri-state area. References on request.
We wanted to thank you so much for all that you did to make our wedding day so special. You went out of your way to meet us prior to our wedding to insure our happiness: from the music at the cocktail hour to the music at the ceremony and reception, your performance and presence was first class. Thank you!
Response from Marla Jo:
THANKS SO MUCH YOU GUYS!!!
Marla was Incredibly Talented and made our party a Huge Success!!! Her voice is Incredible as is her very experienced musical talent. She is delightful and very accommodating! I Highly Recommend her for any occasion as she would be a true asset to your wedding, engagement or any social event. Marla is very Professional and she is a class act! Five Stars!!!
Response from Marla Jo:
Rachel you and your mom and dad are so wonderful. I felt like I was a part of your family in sharing your most wonderful occasion. Thanks so much for having me and for your extremely kind words. XOXO ❤️
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 900 minutes
Insurance: $1,000,000 - EVENT COVERAGE
What to Expect
MY UNDIVIDED ATTENTION TO YOUR DANCE FLOOR, AMBIENCE , AND TASTE IN MUSIC. MY PROGRAM IS ALWAYS ABOUT THE CLIENT THAT IS HIRING ME TO BE THERE, TO MAKE THEIR EVENT MUSICALLY EXACTLY HOW THEY WISH IT TO BE
Marla has been an active and independent keyboard/vocalist/bandleader and D.J. in the Tri-State Area and has performed all around the world in places like Hawaii, Rome, Palm Springs, Las Vegas, Puerto Rico and Thailand. In addition to performing in various venues like the Rainbow Grill at the Rainbow Room, Top of the Sixes, the New York Athletic Club and Central Park North, the Peninsula Hotel on Fifth Ave.
Marla is concentrating on songwriting and music production, trying to capitalize on the popularity of the single on itunes titled "I Can't be Your Friend " sung by Amanda Brown, finalist on NBC 's "THE VOICE 2012 " co -written and co produced with John Henderson.
Marla releleased and co wrote a single on Emergency Records called. " HARD TO LOVE "
Marla co wrote "KEEP ON LOVING ME " by Monet on Ligosa Records.
Marla wrote "SOMEBODY ELSE" and cowrote Into The Light (UNIVERSAL PARTY)with Lenny White and Alan Palanker RCA RECORDS by Denroy Morgan.
Marla sang a duet with Bernard Wright, a billboard Top Ten Single in 1985 called (Who Do You Love), which has been re made by Chaka Kahn and received substantial radio airplay.
Marla appeared on the wedding special for "Live with Regis and Kathy Lee " Television show in 2000 as well as singing a McDonald's jingle in the 1988 Olympics.
Specialties: REPERTOIRE KNOWLEDGE- PERFORMING AND SELECTING THE PERFECT SONGS AT THE RIGHT TIME.
LARGEST REPERTOIRE OF ANY PINAO VOACALIST, DJ REPERTOIRE IS UNLIMITED.
Additional Booking Notes
I HAVE GREAT EQUIPMENT BUT I DON'T ABUSE THE POWER OF THE VOLUME AND BLAST PEOPLE AWAY. THEY ALWAYS THANK ME FOR A GREAT JOB AND STILL BEING ABLE TO TALK TO THEIR GUESTS AS WELL HAS HAVE AN EXCITING TIME ON THE DANCE FLOOR, OR CREATING AN AMBIENCE WITH LIVELY BACKGROUND MUSIC.
Past Booked Events
|November 11, 2017–November 18, 2017 • 12:00pm - 12:00pm||SANDPIPER CLUB MED|
|September 29, 2017 • 8:00pm - 10:00pm||NYAC|
|September 23, 2017 • 6:00pm - 11:00pm||GARDEN CITY HOTEL|
|September 09, 2017 • 7:00pm - 11:00pm||HOUSING WORKS|
|September 04, 2017 • 12:00pm - 4:00pm||TRAVERS ISLAND|
|May 20, 2017 • 2:30pm - 6:00pm||Personal Occasion|
MY SET LIST IS NEVER THE SAME FROM EVENT TO EVENT, HOW COULD IT BE WHEN I TAILOR MAKE EVERY EVENT TO THE SPECIFIC REQUESTS AND TASTES OF MY CLIENTS.
Influences & Inspiration
I HAVE WORKED WITH THE TOP AGENCIES IN NEW YORK CITY, AND BRANCHED OUT ON MY OWN TO MAINTAIN A BETTER LEVERL OF EXCELLENCE AS OPPOSED TO THE LIMITATIONS OF WORKING WITH A BIG AGENCY, WHERE I COULD NOT GIVE MY LEVEL OF SERVICE TO CUSTOMERS I DID NOT GET TO WORK WITH ONE ON ONE THE WAY I CAN WHEN THEY DEAL DIRECTLY WITH OR THE TALENT THAT I WORK WITH.
ELECTRIC OUTLET, STABLE FLAT AREA FOR SET UP
IF OUTDOORS, COVERAGE FOR ALL WEATHER EVENTS
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