Bernie Segedin is a walking songbook.
With a unique guitar style, and soaring vocals, and a huge repertoire of over 4000 songs, he is a perfect musical accompaniment to any occasion. Usually there is a mix of jazz and easy listening in the early part of an evening, and then the tempo and style would change if required for dancing etc. This might include, Rock n Roll, Rock , Funk n Soul, and a mix of modern top 40 if applicable.
“My greatest gift is the capacity to taylor the music and band line up to really enhance any occasion”
He is regarded as some what of a musical chameleon amongst his piers , and for good reason.
A long time favourite of Sydneys premier venue “The Basement”, and the summertime Taronga Zoo Twilight Concert Series , he has presented entire nights of music dedicated to a huge range or artists, including Sting , Crowded House, James Taylor, Fleetwood Mac, Van Morrison, Cat Stevens, Neil Diamond, The Eagles, and the acclaimed Bodacious Cowboys the music of Steely Dan.
He has spent time fronting Australias’ iconic band Dragon, and toured the Australian State Theatre as part of the Classic Albums Live presentation of Fleetwood Mac “Rumours”.
Having performed for countless functions , from huge corporate affairs to intimate family gatherings, he has the perfect blend of perfectionism and flexibility, along with being good humoured and approachable With over 20 years in the sydney music community, he will only use professionals, in conduct and presentation.
He will turn up on time , ready to set up with quality gear, ensuring all is sound checked and looking and sounding fantastic before your guests arrive.
The music will be played at a volume and tempo in tune with the room.
He will check in with you during the night, and you are free at anytime to offer feedback concerning volume etc, and it will be responded to immediately .
You are welcome to use any microphones for speeches etc, and a radio mic may be available if requested.
You can get together prior to the performance either in person or over email to arrange any requests you might have, and anyone can request tunes on the night.
He can arrange a playlist of great break music to keep your guests entertained in the breaks, keeping in mind the varied tastes and ages in the room.
If you have a theme in mind, Bernie will ensure he looks the part as well as provides a selection of songs to reflect and accompany your ideas.