Florida artist John Henry Gates has performed throughout the US and internationally, bringing audiences of all ages to roaring ovations with his outstanding musicianship, improvisational flair, and often humorous presentation of Classical, Bluegrass, Jazz, Americana, and Ethnic pieces. His first professional experience was as a symphony musician, but he was soon lured into popular music and comedy. John has been a headline entertainer on Carnival, Princess, and NCL Cruises for over 10 years.
Hot swinging fiddle jazz like Stephane Grappelli and Django Rheinhart. Makes you want to move your feet and party like it's 1929. Europe of yesteryear. Carefree joy of the hot club party crowd when they knew how to have a good time like there's no tomorrow. Instrumental, Dramatic Music, Whimsical Music
Cool Brazilian jazz violin, guitar, keyboard, bass & percussion. Peaceful, relaxing, mysterious, soulful. Invokes the essence of a tropical evening in the Amazon. Instrumental, Brazilian Music, Bossa Nova
Upbeat fiddle tune. Bouncy upbeat and fast. Happy fiddler dance, families and kids. Quick lively joyous festive and fun party. Rural entertainment, commercial, Cracker Barrel advert. Long distance, reaching out. Warm old-time community barn dance or country party. Instrumental, Comedy Music, Comedy Bluegrass