As well as being an acclaimed opera singer, Dame Malvina is the patron of the Dame Malvina Major Foundation which supports and trains young NZ artists.
‘The Minstrel’ has been a full time professional singer and songwriter for many years. He started in pubs and clubs but now works exclusively for corporate clients. As an entertainer he specialises in music from the 60’s and 70’s and his material includes quiet background ambient music (Simon & Garfunkel, Cat Stevens etc) through to full-blown dance music. He is recognised for his “sweet” vocals and he has sophisticated backing on mini disc so he sounds like a full band.
Mister Meana, a Christchurch based band, delivers a variety of music, which is diverse in style and appeals to all age groups. Their music is entertaining and audience responsive. They associate with clients and agencies in a way that demonstrates their professionalism and work ethic
Pio's appearances as a comedian, actor, radio show host, musician and performer over the last decade has established him as one of New Zealand's most popular television and radio entertainers. A great M/C and entertainer Pio is also in high demand as a keynote speaker for corporate events and community functions throughout New Zealand.
You may remember her as the co-host with Brendon Pongia of Good Morning on TVNZ until 2012. Since then, Sarah has been a reporter with One News in Wellington and now Auckland.
Shane can M/C your function and together with guitarist Chet O’Connell give an entertaining evening spot. Shane and Chet have their own band which could provide music for the remainder of the evening.
The Beatgirls present a high energy, fully choreographed and costumed show featuring classic hits from the 60's to the 00's. As they take the stage by storm, an evening of musical and visual excitement unfolds with a string of hits by everyone from The Beatles and Abba to The B52s and Kylie Minogue.
The Lady Killers is a dream team of New Zealand’s finest female singers and entertainers. From a whisper to a scream and everything in between, these divas make beautiful music dripping in harmony.
'The Mermaids' Dance Band are one of New Zealand's most established and esteemed musical lineups, based in Auckland and delivering the perfect party repertoire since 2000, performing mostly high energy music. Featuring three glamorous female vocalists, including well known personality Joe Cotton, Pauline Berry and newest member Tammy "the voice" D'Ath. The band performs a "super-fun" classic and current repertoire, from 1950's rock n roll to 2012 techno, 1970s disco to R & B. Specializing in music for the dance floor, featuring each singer in turn, all is wrapped up in great harmony and gorgeous costumes. The vocalists are accompanied by keyboardist Stuart Pearce, plus guitar. They also frequent adapt to themes and styles as requested. The Mermaids have played at Gala Dinners, Christmas Functions, Fundraiser Balls, Festivals around New Zealand, from Russell to Invercargill, Palmerston North to Nelson to New Plymouth. They have performed at the formal balls at The Chateau, Mt Ruapehu, for the last ten years and recently a ball in Rarotonga. They have performed for most high profile companies in NZ, two Prime Ministers, fashion designers and at an All Black wedding. A musical act that excells in dance music plus fun & spontaneous onstage personalities. Total professionalism, this band has one of the best word-of-mouth reputations in New Zealand.
X-Set are a very different band from Dunedin. They are suitable for a more formal type of evening. They can put on a cabaret type show (you have a choice of which shows you would like) which is quite unique and different from just a ‘covers bands’ – although they can play that sort of music as well.
Tina Cross is a New Zealand icon who conquers every genre she tackles. As a Song Contest winner, Recording Artist, TV Entertainer and Musical Theatre Diva, Tina is truly a Leading Lady of New Zealand Entertainment. In a career spanning more than 3 decades Tina has shared the stage with Sammy Davis Jnr, Tom Jones, Meatloaf, the late Sir Howard Morrison, Stan Walker, Gin Wigmore, Op Shop, Dame Malvina Major amongst others.
Tom Sharplin is one of New Zealand’s most renowned rock legends. Tom made his mark on the Kiwi music scene in the early 1970’s and has since been regarded as one of the most authentic rockers of his time.
The line-up consists of 4 members with both female and male vocals and light percussion, guitar, keyboards, saxophone and all the band members sing. They can also do a 3 piece line-up.
Rollicking good Kiwi entertainment with fun, frivolity, music, comedy and heaps of interactive audience participation. Let Trev and Trev entertain your conference or event.
Their mix of everyone's retro favourites, lively delivery and utmost professionalism has seen Union become the darlings of the Corporate crowd. Union have the knack of enticing even the most reluctant of partygoers on to the dance floor. As a 6 piece band, Leza shares vocals with Caroline, from Sweden, seen as Shakira on Stars in their Eyes.
Viva has exceptional personal charm and sincerity, and her music has a character and dynamism which can dominate an audience no matter where their musical tastes may lie. Viva brings these qualities to her work in an enchanting combination of eastern culture and western music, formed from her birth and up-bringing in Hong Kong in the special musical environment surrounding her father, pianist to the great Latin Band leader Xavier Cougat.
Former Surf Live-Saver and TVNZ Weatherman Brendan’s involvement in sport left little time for a traditional 9 to 5 job and he has made a living as a singer, DJ and MC, hosting shows at various clubs, private functions, corporate conferences, teambuilding events and national sporting championships
Singer, actor and MC, Ray Woolf is one of New Zealand's most well known and loved entertainers.
Became a household name as one of the "Twelve Bar Rhythm and Shoes" stars, but now makes his living as a singer, corporate entertainer and master of ceremonies.
Wellington's premier big band featuring the capital's finest jazz talent. Founded by New Zealand jazz-big band legend Rodger Fox, this band covers all bases.