Live Entertainment that's up-tempo, fun, and funky.
UPBEAT is a group of professional musicians performing a variety of Jazz, Pop, Blues, and Rock that's up-tempo, fun, and
funky. Experienced, business-minded, quality musicians who put an emphasis on flexibility, versatility, and creativity to satisfy a
wide spectrum of listeners.
Your party guests deserve the best music. A quality performance is long remembered, and a successful event reflects positively
on your choice of entertainment. Trust in UPBEAT to deliver the music your event calls for, whether it's a classy cocktail hour or a
high-energy dance party or both.
Performing quality fun entertainment at venues including: private functions, weddings, conventions, festivals, charity events,
concerts, corporate events, grand openings, and more.
When your special occasion requires a better entertainment choice, make UPBEAT your choice for quality LIVE music.
UPBEAT is a four-piece band consisting of Amado on lead vocals and keyboards, Antone Affronti on drums and percussion,
Dan Emerson on bass guitar, and Rick Fernandes on acoustic and electric guitars. Each of UPBEAT's members has played
hundreds of performances over decades of professional playing experience. The band plays a high-energy mix of popular songs
from many genres of music - Jazz, Pop, Blues, Classic R&B, and Rock. UPBEAT tailors its song selection, volume, and even
dress to the venue, time of day, and the audience in attendance. The band projects a professional image, while at the same time
delivering an infectious, fun performance.
We Use BOSE... You Enjoy Quality and Clarity of Music
The band uses the new state-of-the-art Bose Personalized Amplification Systems, which can provide your event with a very full
room-filling sound with clear vocals and lush instrumentation, while not being overbearing in any part of the room. In fact,
conversation will be possible in the areas closest to the stage, while listeners in the rear part of the venue will still hear the band with
clarity and detail.