Viva the Duo
economical duo musicians, live background music, musicians for shopping centers in Sydney, the Hunter Valley, Newcastle, Central Coast, Wollongong, Bowral and the southern highlands

Musicians, instrumental bands for shopping center entertainment , shop promotions and arcade music in Sydney

Live music entertainment for shop promotions in Sydney

make an impact with a Viva band as an alternative to a string band or solo artists for shopping entertainment

Viva the duo recording of Minor Swing reached no 1 on N1M Australian top 100 charts and no4 on the world top 100 charts

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Tunes from the American songbook, Latin, Euro, French, Spanish music in Sydney, the Hunter Valley, Central Coast, Newcastle, Bowral, Mittagong and Wollongong,

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TOURS: Asia (pre 2005) - Europe 2010 - Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, New Orleans, Mexico 2014

Videos of Music of New Orleans, Music of Argentina, Music of Brazil and music of Cuba have been posted on our : youtube links page

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Viva the duo at Winterlight festival, Parramatta and at Opera House forecourt

Viva the duo perform at venues such as: Woolworths store openings and promotions, plus roving music at the Sydney Opera House, Darling Harbour Convention Center, 5 star Hotels in Sydney and Hunter valley Vineyards

Instrumental music

Instrumental duo of accordion player, flute and guitar player with additions of percussionist, drums, congas, trumpet, sax or singer

Acoustic duo bands for hire for festivals, markets shop promotions in Sydney, Newcastle, Gosford, Terrigal, the Hunter valley and Bowral

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Viva the duo background music for a dinner function

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Viva the duo, back at work for a function at a Sydney club after their European tour

snapshot of popular examples of Viva instrumental music

  • The American Songbook, Swing music, standards: In the Mood, Stardust, It Had To Be You, Puttin' On the Ritz
  • Tango: Jealousy, Hernando's Hideaway, La Cumparsita, Kiss of Fire, Amapola
  • Latin: The Girl From Ipanema, La Paloma, Sway, Tequila, Tico Tico, Brazil, Granada
  • French, International: La Vie En Rose, Dark Eyes, Bi Mir Bist Du Schoen, Midnight in Moscow
sydney band that play International music

The duo perform popular music from the swing era, standards, Latin plus a few International tunes which includes, French, Spanish, Italian and light classic music similar to the style of bands performing in Europe's classiest venues

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Viva the duo performed music as part of a breakfast for ride to work day at Bradfield Park for Willoughby Council on the 17th October

A video of Viva at last years ride to work event can be seen at ride to work

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Sydney Duo with addition of a singer

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Viva the duo, noted as being famous for playing classic European jazz (Manly Daily quote)

We met Corinne Andrew (Corinne in feathers (photo right) at the Victoria room, Darlinghurst while we were performing there, we found to our delight she is a stunning and Internationally renowned French singer that fits well with the Duo, we have formed a collaboration with Corinne for gigs that require vocals or a cabaret performance

Viva the trio performances

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Picasso exhibition at the Art Gallery of NSW. Viva the trio (with Corinne Andrew) was chosen as a result of their success at the Sydney Fringe Festival to provide acoustic music live for a series of 3 weeks in February 2012 at the Art Cafe during the exhibition of Picasso masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris

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Our three nights at the Art Cafe were a rousing success, we enjoyed a very enthusiastic audience!

Viva the trio recently performed at the Factory Theatre at Marrickville. It was a sellout concert with more than 600 people attending. The Sydney Morning Herald chose French Cabaret and Circus as "the best of stage" for June 2011

Instrumental music duo

Viva the duo is a very economical band that have developed their music to provide the same function as a string orchestra and to provide an International style of orchestra, with accordion, Spanish guitar, bass and Yamaha grenadilla flute

The new and exciting music

We are always on the lookout for really engaging music that audiences are thrilled to hear, our recent additions of popular jazz standards plus interesting European tunes, Portuguese Fado music, Argentine, Spanish and Cuban music

other Viva the duo venues

Viva the duo function at the Opera House forecourt is for a.t.s. Pacific Group, part of the Stella Leisure Group, for their 30 year anniversary. A.T.S are hosting their key clients from around the world, (mostly European countries) plus representatives of Qantas Holidays, Jetset, Harvey World, Travelscene etc.

Viva the duo performance at the Italian village, the rocks

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Thank you! Ton said you were fantastic! Thanks again and we will definitely recommend you for future events. Amy Stagnitta Business Development Manager, Restaurants, The Dockside Group

Viva the duo high profile concerts

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samples of Viva the duo music can be viewed at youtube link

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The Manly Daily 28/12/07 describes Viva as "the brilliant jazz trio"

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Hiring a small band for roving performances street events and concerts

The jazzy duo can arrange public liability insurance for their individual band members at a premium when required. With their strong instrumental content of show tunes, they are popular at Council events, University functions, shopping centres, community events, marketing expos, art festivals, wine and food festivals etc.

Hiring a duo or a trio for a function or promotion

Music samples for the duo are available at: CD Baby

Hiring a quartet for weddings and functions sydney wedding quartet for hire click to the page about Viva the band

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Viva the duo return to Europe from June 21st until August 2nd

We have returned after an amazing 6,000 KM Journey throughout Europe

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Viva the duo at Abbey Road studios in London and Aranjuez, Spain

A monument in the city of Aranjuez dedicated to Joaquin Rodrigo the composer of the tune "Concierto De Aranjuez". There are inscriptions for the tune and melody engraved in the footpath, Viva the duo from Sydney, Australia have recorded a simplified tune for accordion and guitar called Aranjuez Mon Amor

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Viva the duo at a Video shoot at Florence and at Jung Frau, Lauterbrunnen Switzerland

more information and reviews about the band

We have provided some reviews about band performances at our testimonials page testimonial page.

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