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The Tom Arntzen Bands

Tom Arntzen – Solo

A superb pianist and singer, able to cover jazz, classical, blues, pop, rock, broadway, latin, sing-a-long, or country. Tom plays and sings regularly at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Hotel Vancouver, Hyatt Regency, Four Seasons, Westin Bayshore, Chateau Whistler and many more. Available for private parties and weddings, in giant ballrooms or in the lounge.

Arntzen Rhythm Review

The Arntzen Rhythm Review is comprised of three of Canada’s top jazz musicians. They perform regularly in Vancouver’s top hotels, at special events, concerts and weddings. The group can adapt to any musical situation, from intimate dinner music to lively, swinging cocktail parties, to classy, tasteful, elegant events.

The HitZone

When the HitZone are booked to play your event, you can be sure your guests will be rave about the quality of the band and the non-stop energy they create. Clients consistently marvel at the band’s versatility and “can do” attitude. The HitZone will keep the dancers happy with sure-fire party faves from the 50’s to today, from England to San Francisco.

3 Generations of Jazz

Vintage Jazz at its best! An Arntzen family tradition who’s regular gigs include North Vancouver’s Summer Concert Series, Crescent Beach Legion, West Vancouver’s Silk Purse, and New York’s Highline Ballroom.

The Gospel Giants

The Gospel Giants offer a soulful, high energy blend of songs featuring hip vocal and instrumental arrangements and high-energy light contemporary, jazz, roots, and traditional Gospel.

The Blues Brothers Review

Jake and Elwood bring with them a smokin’ showband, high-voltage dance routines, top-notch vocals and hilarious skits. It’s all part of the non-stop, high-octane entertainment when they “crash” your special event, corporate function, party, grad or what-have-you! And complete sound and lighting production is no problem either.

Home Cookin’ Choir

Home Cookin’ is an intimate and dynamic mixed choir that has been singing together for over ten years. The choir will work on a diverse range of songs from many musical traditions: folk, bluegrass, gospel and world.

Vibe Band

a smooth, funky mix with Sax, Bass, Drums and Guitar, grooving and jamming on modern beats. The Vibe Band’s tunes are a multi – generational mash-up of classic jazz and pop tunes done hip hop style, or choice cover tunes from the last 60 years given a new treatment.

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Everyday Love, Tom Arntzen’s new album, is full of songs charting a journey of discovery. Join Tom as he sets sail on a travelogue of some of his stylistic influences; Pop, R & B, Jazz, Gospel, Country, and Folk. This 14-track pop album features all original compositions highlighting Tom’s soaring baritone voice, uplifting, positive lyrics, jazzy piano playing, tight harmonies and irresistible pop hooks. Tom’s superbly crafted pop gems envelope the listener with insistent, upbeat grooves while his lyrics provide warmth, spiritual growth and empathy to heal life’s hurts. Everyday Love is a fresh approach to inspirational music.

On his debut jazz CD, The Turning, Tom Arntzen evokes a spirit of playful innocence. The combination of Tom’s inspired songwriting, rich vocals and masterful piano playing is stunning. This is an artist at the peak of his creativity offering 9 original jazz tunes and 4 standards. Tom is joined by some of Canada’s finest jazz musicians playing in the styles of Chet Baker and Nat King Cole. Producer Simon Kendall added his unique touch and the result is an album of compelling freshness coupled with exceptional musicianship.

“Tom Arntzen is an impressive vocal talent by any standard…you can’t help admiring the way (he) gets inside the material…he creates a special stage magic.”

Alex Browne, Peace Arch News

“A highly skilled and talented performer.”

Bill Millerd, Arts Club Theatre, Vancouver