The Doug Burns Band has been the Souths most versatile band for over ten years. Playing everything from Sinatra, Harry Connick and Jazz to Beach, Motown, Disco and lots of other styles, they can play exactly what you want.
The Doug Burns Band has been the headline act at the Grove Park Inn New Years Eve Gala for the past four years. They have also performed at the Carolina Panthers games. The band has played for college dances, weddings, class reunions, conventions and many other events. They have played with many of Americas biggest stars including Ray Charles, Aretha Franklin, Linda Rondstadt and Natalie Cole. You have heard Doug Burns on many recordings. He has played on dance hits and jazz records as well as highlight shows and theme music for ACC sports, the Carolina Panthers, commercials and TV shows including the CBS Hallmark Hall Of Fame.
Parties have a need for a variety of music styles. The Doug Burns Band can meet your needs. This is a band that can play dinner music or rock all night. From Glenn Miller to Earth, Wind and Fire, you will love the music.The band will work with you on any details to make sure your party is a big success.
Doug Burns Band FAQs
Q. What style of music do you play?
A. We play Motown, Beach, New Orleans Jazz, Big Band, Sinatra
Q. How many pieces do you typically play as and what instruments are they?
A. 3 or 4 pieces. Keyboard, Bass, Drums, Guitar, Sax and Trumpet
Q. Do you play in other configurations?
A. We can add numerous players for different size events. As many as 17 for a full size big band.
Q. Why did you become a professional musician?
A. I have loved music since the day I was born and my parents put a radio playing music in my crib. It is so enjoyable playing with other musicians and playing music people that makes people happy.
Q. Where are you located?
A. Charlotte, NC.
Q. Do you travel?
A. We travel within a 4 hour radius of Charlotte
Q. Why should an event professional book you?
A. Besides playing a variety of music that appeals to many types of clients, we are completely professional and reliable.
Q. Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?