Silly Love Songs
Chris Ruggiero takes his audiences on a journey through the golden age of rock and roll, breathing new life into the timeless classics of 1950s 60s, and 70s. chris has been described as an "old soul" at 22 years old., whose approach to his concert appearances is more in line with that of a bygone era than it is the arttists oof his generation. No stranger to live audiences and television audiences in the northeast, Chris first came to national attention when he performed in concert on one of PBS-TV's coast-to-coast broadcasts specials, which still airs to this day. Since then, Chris has been traveling around the country delivereing his unique brand of vintage rock and roll, including sold out shows in Las Vegas, Cleveland, Florida, and New York. His new album "I Am chris Ruggiero" feature orginal arrangements from legendary arranger Charlie Calello on timeless classics such as "Wouldn't It Be Nice," "My Cherie Amour," "The More I See yo" and "This Magic Moment." Calello has had over 100 national records as an arranger and producer, having worked with Frankie Valli, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Neil diamond, and Glen Campbell to name a few. Chris says, " Charlie is the epitome of musical genius." Having completed the prject, it appears the admiration is now mutual. Calello commented, "It;s been a ling time since I heard a voice like this. Chris doesn't chase the music. He brings the music to him and he does it without vocal tricks. That's rare today." "When I'm on stage singing a classic love song and I look out into the audience and see that twinkle in their eyes, I know they're thinking about a special time and place in their life - or maybe their first kiss!' Chris says, "It's magic". for Chris, entertaining is not a vocation, it's a way of life. "Just give a spotlight and a microphone and tell me what time I go on." VIP reserved seating in the first five rows $35, General reserved seating $30, Wings reserved seating $25.