The Dale Toliver Band is founded by Buffalo's very own jazz guitarist Dale Toliver. Dale is known for his seasoned innovative style and performs classic jazz standards, smooth jazz mixed with blues, R&B, and funk, as well as original music he composed and arranged.
Dale works with a set of professional and dedicated musicians. Whether you are looking for a band for your wedding, festival, corporate event or private special event, they play it all and is sure to please.
Book Dale now!
Price Range: $650 and up
Gig Length: 60 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Dale Toliver offers custom music ensembles tailored to your event, specializing in jazz duos up to quintets. You will experience his advanced guitar solos and warm creative arrangements. He delivers amazing performances at conventions, corporate events, private social events, upscale art shows, and fundraising events.
Born March 11, 1960 in Buffalo New York, Dale Toliver began his musical career at the age of nine. Playing the drums for church services and the Choir, he developed a musical foundation and skills that would carry him through all of his endeavors.
Young Toliver progressed from playing the drums to electric bass and eventually settled on the guitar. He has played the guitar since the age of 17 and has played every kind of music from country to rock to funk and jazz.
The heart of Toliver’s values sits an ongoing commitment to achieve the highest quality in all that he does. Dale’s music emphasizes the development of stylistic depth, creative maturity and professional competence.
Additional Booking Notes
The Dale Toliver Band travels with their own instruments and amps.
Lighting and Staging will need to be provided if applicable. Contact us for more details.
Smooth jazz and jazz standards
Influences & Inspiration
Wes Montgomery, Charlie Parker, Norman Brown, Stanley Clarke, George Benson, and Chick Corea.
2 Bar Stools with no back
Niagara on the Lake, ON
26 miles from Buffalo
1 Verified Booking
Recent review: For a corporate event, we couldn’t have had a better musician. Their music style, their presence…
Hot Club of Buffalo(0)
1 Verified Booking
Whether you're 9 or 109, The Hot Club of Buffalo makes everyone happy. Dancers love the rhythms. Audiences love…
The String Brothers(12)
5 Verified Bookings
Recent review: the string brothers are the best of the best all you dream about they make it come true they…
Lance Tanner Duo(6)
9 Verified Bookings
Recent review: LTD performed at my parents 50th wedding anniversary. It was a pleasure doing business with them.…