His repertoire includes, INSTRUMENTALS & VOCALS covering the Standards, Pop, Jazz, Latin, 60’s Rock, 70’s Rock, 80’s Rock, 90’s Rock, Modern Rock, Top 40 Rock/Pop and Alternative. From BEAUTIFUL LIVE SOLO ACOUSTIC GUITAR MUSIC FOR YOUR CORPORATE EVENT OR WEDDING CEREMONY & COCKTAIL/ DINNER PARTY TO FULL DANCE MUSIC FOR YOUR WEDDING RECEPTION OR ADULT PRIVATE PARTY!
Beautifully performed LIVE SOLO ACOUSTIC GUITARIST… Giovanni Mandala: Creating magical and unforgettable moments at your next event!
Let Giovanni enhance the ambiance of your special occasion. Whether it is a corporate event, wedding, cocktail hour, bar/bat mitzvah, private party, wine tasting or casual or formal gathering of any kind, Giovanni will provide you with the most intimate and professional service available.
Giovanni has been playing and singing in Rock/PoP and R&B bands for over 45 years. He has toured the country as a musician with bands such as “Von Ryans Express”, “Skyline”, “Kahlua” “Boy and the Innocents”,and “The Brotherhood Band”. As a teenager in the mid to late 1960’s-Early 1970’s he played guitar for the some of the most famous Doo-Wop bands in the World including “The Shirelles”, “The Coasters”, “The Drifters” “The Olympics”, “The Crests” and “The Johnny Guitar Watson Band” In the Mid 70’s he toured with “Balance” “FourPlay” “The Chocklate Fudge” and “The Betty Martin Band”. At just 16years Old he wrote his first original song and performed it on Sam Riddles television show ” 9TH STREET WEST ” after winning the then Teenage fair battle of the Bands in Los Angeles. He has opened for the bands “War” and “Brian Augers Oblivion Express” performing at the “Roxy” the “Whiskey a Go Go”,”The Palladium” and “The Hullabaloo” In Los Angeles.
Most recently he has released two Original Rock/Pop CD’s, “Hydra” and Chattie Kathy’s “Change in the Weather”. These CD’s are on sale through “Itunes”, “CDbaby.com”, “Amazon” and many other websites.
He is also a Composer/Songwriter and has written TV/Film Soundtracks for Commercials ,Spots, and video production.
There are many options for your music when you choose Giovanni:
- Live Solo Acoustic Guitarist instrumentalist playing all your favorite songs.
- He can perform as a Live Rock/Pop, Standards and Wedding singer, accompanied by his Live Solo Acoustic Guitar covering all the 60’s – 90’s hits.
- Need a Band but don’t want to hire a full band because of volume or space issues?
He can perform as a Live “One Man Band”, Playing along with the best, studio recorded, Live musician, full band arrangement Tracks he has created at his home studio “XcaliberStudios” thru Pro_Tools.
Whatever your event requires, you will be touched by this experienced and talented musician. Check out the extensive song list; if you don’t see your favorite Song or Artist on the list simply send Giovanni an e-mail or call him directly to have it added for your special occasion.
Weddings, intimate dinners, cocktail parties, corporate events, will resonate with the magical vibrations created by this seasoned performer.