One Woman Band
Joy brings 40 years of performance experience, with music from the 20's, 30's, 40's, and 50's, woven through
with funny stories and music trivia. Your residents will be singing along, reminiscing, laughing, and sometimes even dancing!
"She makes us all laugh and sing and happy, and that is important," says 90-year-old resident Reidon Young at a popular Marin Assited Living Community.Marin Independent Journal, Feb. 2007
"She never talks down to you. She is genuine and it comes through," says 84-year-old Doris Freidman.
"She does not make you sad going down Memory Lane , She sings it uplifting and it makes me feel damn good." -Sam Whittaker, 92
Equipment; Joy's 'band' performances are self-contained.
My small efficient setupcan cover small, medium, and large rooms as well as certain outdoor events. Equipment includes small Roland amp which amplifies voice, guitar and drums, Alesis SR-16 digital drum computer, Shure SM58 microphones, and her excellent Taylor acoustic/electric 410-CE guitar. Images below.
Roland CE-10 Chorus one-man-band amplifier
Taylor 410-CE acoustic/electric guitar
Alesis SR-16 Digital Rhythm Computer
All original and applicable images and material on this website © Joy Perrin 2013
Flat Foot Floogie
Old Time Romantic Songs/ Seniors Dancing
Swinging With the Oldies (Prairie Sue Outdoes herself!)
Live Testimonials- Residents talk about enjoying my show!
Scat Singing with a Great Old Man
Doggie in the Window (featuring Prairie Sue, the singing dog)
Love Potion Number 9/ Halloween Show
Patsy Cline’s ‘Crazy’, as a seniors ‘western’ party
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