' Named Omaha's #1 Society Band Leader '
During the thirty years of working in the world of music Robert Glaser has created five distinct ensembles
tailor-made for your entertainment needs. Ensembles specialize in Weddings, Corporate Events, Fundraising Galas and Private Parties.
Robert's groups have performed at The Summer Arts Fair, Aksarben Coronation Ball, Joslyn Art Museum Jazz on the Green, Taste of Omaha, and 24 years at the Omaha Symphony Debutante Ball.
Robert has also found time to produce six CD's. His latest CD, Paris Dreams, can be purchased for $10 by emailing Robert at: Regpiano@cox.net.
The link below is a live solo piano performance of a track from Robert's first CD, 'My Bright Blue Piano'.
Here are links to tracks from Paris Dreams:
I'm In Paris, Where Are You?
Crepes, Crepes, Crepes.
Below is a link to Robert's work with the Cathedral Arts Project.
The Sing, Sing, Swing Orchestra
Led by pianist, composer, Robert Glaser performs both traditional and contemporary Big Band selections featuring the music of Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, and Pancho Sanchez among others.
Vocalists sing well know hits of Johnny Mercer, Natalie Cole, Ann Hampton Calloway, Fred Astaire, Frank Sintara, and Michael Buble.
Twelve piece ensemble: Featuring Male & Female Vocalists
Five piece Horn Section: Three Saxophones, Trumpet, and Trombone
Five piece Rhythm Section: Keyboards, Bass, Guitar, Drums, and Percussion
A five piece variety band fronted by female vocalist: Julie Baker. Additional vocals by guitarist Rod Griffith, Drummer Danny Gilpatrick, and Robert on keys. Urban Delight plays all the hits that fill the dance floor. 'Oh, What a Night' your party will be grooving to Motown, B-52s, Tom Petty, Earth Wind & Fire and Bruno Mars.
Piano, upright bass, saxophone & drums UJQ plays "Blue Note" Jazz of Horace Silver, Dave Brubeck, Count Basie and Duke Ellington. Perfect for Cocktail or Dinner Parties.
Styles include Swing, Latin, New Age and "Second Line Cajun". Unique arrangements of Broadway and Beatles tunes and original compositions from Robert's five CD releases.
The Wav links below are the Band playing;
Longing and Isaac's Up
The Youtube links below are The Urban Jazz Quartet doing Christmas selections;
Silver Bells Boogie Woogie
Roasting Chestnuts - The Christmas Song
The Youtube links below are The Urban Jazz in concert July 2019;
Watch what Happens
The Blues and Classic Rock of the Gravydippers like good gravy has many ingredients and has simmered thru many years of gigs and musical experiences.
Influences include Boz Scaggs, Rolling Stones, T-Bone Walker, B.B. & Albert King, Asleep at the Wheel, Santana, the Talking Heads, Paul Simon, The Beatles, James Brown, Van Morrison, Louis Jordan, Jeff Healey, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, the Allman Brothers Band and Sly & the Family Stone.
Robert Loves New York - Take a Musical Trip to Broadway!
Robert combines stories and antidotes with jazz arrangements of music from over 30 award winning shows including: Chorus Line, My Fair Lady, Fiddler On The Roof, Wicked, Oklahoma, South Pacific, The Sound of Music, The King & I, American in Paris, Cabaret, and Westside Story!
Let Robert create a one-of-a-kind show to celebrate your Anniversary, Birthday, or other Special Event !
The link below is Robert singing ;
Come to the Cabaret
The links below are Robert and Julie Baker ;
Oh, What a Beautiful Morning
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off