Dancing Penguin Music, has specialized in combining live piano with
a great DJ service since 1989. Live music with a DJ will make your event
unique. Ceremonies are a specialty; we offer electric piano, flute, sax,
cello, violin. Or, choose a jazz duo, trio, or a dance band with female
singer. Visit our web site to hear MP3 song samples. The Penguins are
recommended by Timberline Lodge, Lakeside Gardens, Adrianna Ballroom,
Melody Ballroom, The Vintage Plaza Hotel, Resort at the Mountain, the
Waverley and Oswego Lake country clubs. We have the expertise to make
your event a success!
DJ Service~ Playing your favorites keeps your
guests happy & the dance floor full.
We are DJ's who listen to you! We'll play the songs you
request, at the volume you prefer! We'll e-mail our DJ songlist so you
can pick your favorites. Or, if you tell us your favorite bands, we'll
take care of the rest. We know the songs that will fill the dance floor!
We'll act as master of ceremonies, help coordinate, and make announcements.
Piano~ For ceremonies, receptions or with a DJ.
If there's no piano on site, we'll bring an authentic sounding
electric piano for inside or out! Our pianists play classical, jazz, swing,
latin, new age and pop. Requests gladly. Often, we start events with live
piano music, then switch to DJ for dancing.
Ceremony Music~ piano, flute, cello, violin, singers.
Beautiful live music will create the perfect atmosphere
for your bridal entrance. We offer solo piano, or add any combination
of flute, sax, violin, or cello. Classical, jazz, new age, or popular
music, your choice. An electric piano and sound system can be set up inside
or out. We can provide a wireless lapel microphone for your minister.
Duo~ Piano with sax, flute, cello, or violin for
Often, after the ceremony, we'll play lively cocktail music,
followed by beautiful, background dinner music. With the use of an electric
piano, keyboard bass can be added in the left hand, for a trio sound.
Trio~ Jazzy background instrumentals & dance music.
Sax, drums, and piano with keyboard bass. We specialize
in the elegant and sophisticated music of the 1940's & 50's. We'll set
an elegant mood with tasty instrumentals from George Gershwin, Cole Porter,
Duke Ellington. For dancing, you'll enjoy our Big Band Swing and sassy
Latin versions of Glenn Miller, Benny Goodman, and other favorites.
Quartet~ Add a female singer to the trio for more
excitement and variety - Blues, Rock, Motown, Disco, and Swing!
A Dancing Penguin Band features the talented singer,
LaRhonda Steele, a well known Portland headliner. You'll know her roots
are in gospel when you hear her belt out a tune! Usually, we start with
the tasty, romantic love songs of Tony Bennett, Michael Buble, & Sinatra,
then pick it up for dancing! The band is recommended by many of Portland's
event planners and booking agencies and plays often at the finest hotels
and country clubs. A Dancing Penguin Band will make your event special.