Melodies of Joy for Seniors

In the heart of senior centers, a harmonious transformation takes place when the soul-stirring melodies fill the air from a live musician.  I love to bring joy, comfort, and a sense of emotional connection with the residents of senior centers through live music.   The magic of music knows no age boundaries, and its impact on […]

sax, guitar, and bass player at Timber Banks wedding

A Dreamy Wedding Cocktail Hour at Timber Banks

Hey there, music lovers! I’ve got a story to share that’s straight out of a dreamy wedding cocktail hour at Timber Banks, near Syracuse, NY. Last Friday, the stars aligned for a musical trio that turned a wedding event into an unforgettable journey through jazz, classic rock, and touching connections. Here is a video montage […]

Sweet Bough Collective: Nurturing Unique Love Stories

Hey there, fellow seekers of all things lovely and unique, Let’s dive into a world where love blooms like the sweetest apples in the Finger Lakes region. I’ve got an enchanting tale for you, one that revolves around apples, weddings, and a collective that’s redefining the way we celebrate love. Get ready to meet the […]

ithaca yacht club wedding with The Way Band

Ithaca Yacht Club wedding

This weekend’s wedding gig at Ithaca Yacht Club was just so much fun!  First it was solo guitar vibes, then the band jamming and the whole gang dancing like there’s no tomorrow. Let me give you the lowdown on the awesomeness that went down. Solo Cocktail Hour So, the scene was set during the cocktail […]

New Park: 5 Reasons to Choose this Unique Ithaca Venue for Your Wedding or Event

When it comes to hosting a memorable wedding or event, the choice of venue sets the stage for an unforgettable experience. Nestled in the heart of Ithaca, New York, New Park offers a blend of enchanting architecture, natural beauty, and thoughtful amenities that make it a remarkable choice for your special occasion. I had been […]

dennis solo at Ithaca Yacht Club wedding

The Allure of Unplugged Performances

In the realm of musical expression, there’s a special allure—an unfiltered connection that blossoms when the raw essence of sound takes center stage. Often, before The Way Band plays a wedding reception, I find myself in a different role: embracing the cocktail hour with solo guitar and vocals. While not technically “unplugged,” the goal is […]

Family Connection

Music has the power to create extraordinary connections and treasured memories. As the founding member of The Way Band, I try to embrace every event with a warmth and familiarity that turns gatherings into heartwarming family celebrations. My goal for every event is to create a nurturing atmosphere that fosters a sense of unity among […]

Dennis singing into mic recording custom song

Creating Cherished Memories with a Custom Song for Your Event

I love getting asked to write a custom song for someone’s special day.  It is an honor and a privilege to be part of their event, even if I’m not there physically.  I love being able to capture their idea and translate it into a song that they’ll hopefully cherish for life.  I’ve written songs […]

Dennis playing in front of flowers

Exploring the Diverse Repertoire of Solo Instrumental Guitar

The sound of a solo instrumental guitar has the power to captivate audiences across genres and generations.  I love being able to seamlessly transition between classical compositions and contemporary favorites, showcasing the versatility of the solo guitar. In this blog post, we will delve into the some of the possibilities for solo guitar at your […]

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Jazzing Up Your Corporate Event

Corporate events are essential opportunities for businesses to showcase their professionalism, network with clients and partners, and leave a lasting impression. However, organizing a memorable event that fosters engagement and meaningful networking can be challenging. The answer to taking your corporate event to the next level might be simpler than you think – a live […]