Concert Programs

Connecticut Entertainment Concert Programs 

"Your Entertainment Connection"

C/O John Banker
405 Harland Road
Norwich , CT 06360 USA
(860)887-1454 FAX (7717)

Imagine --- a variety of interactive concerts that capture the audience' attention & leave them wanting more!

 Imagine --- Programs so reasonably priced that you can present a variety of themes throughout the year. 

We have presented over 5,000 programs throughout New England , NY , NJ and PA during the past 20 years & continue to be the leaders in innovative specialty entertainment.


• All units are self-contained. We provide our own sound, pianos & staging if needed.

• All of our performers are not only outstanding musicians but also engaging entertainers.


We present a variety of solo entertainers on banjo, ragtime piano, guitar, accordian, cocktail piano, strolling violin and mandolin. Fees are based on individual performers requirements.

Our most popular programs:

Riverboat Ramblers

New Orleans Jazz, Swing & Cajun music are combined with audience participation and sing-alongs to make this one of our most popular programs. The Riverboat Ramblers have been winning recognition throughout New England since 1980. The Riverboat Ramblers have performed for the Connecticut State Legislature, the Governor's Arts Awards and represented Connecticut at the national live airing of QVC Local. Group members have appeared together at festivals throughout the USA , Canada , England , Scotland and Wales including 7 Mardi Gras celebrations in New Orleans. 

Ragtime, Too!

Ragtime, Too! specializes in ragtime. humor and interactive sing-alongs. John Banker and Al LaPorte have performed throughout the world with numerous recordings, television and radio appearances. They appear year-round at the Griswold Inne, the oldest Inn in America . Ragtime, Too! also presents special “theme” programs for Oktoberfest, Italian, St Patrick's Day, Mardi Gras, ‘50's Rock & Roll, Christmas & Patriotic Holidays. 

Island Rhythm

Calypso, Steel Drums and Beach Party Music will take your residents to the Islands of the Caribbean, Hawaii & the beaches of California . Musicians perform on an African djembe, Congas from Cuba , steel drums from Trinidad and a variety of exotic percussion instruments. Island Rhythm programs include authentic music from the islands mixed with contemporary favorites by Jimmy Buffett, The Beach Boys and Harry Belafonte. Island Rhythm enlivens every performance with audience participation and interaction at a variety of levels. Your residents will clap, dance and sing along with the exciting rhythms and simple melodies. More energetic audience members may even Limbo or Join a Conga Line.

Classic Broadway

Classic Broadway is an exciting “night on the town” featuring music from the World's most famous Broadway productions. Internationally renowned Entertainers recreate classic moments from the Broadway stage. Experience showstoppers from Cabaret, Oklahoma, Porgy & Bess, Hello Dolly, Chorus Line, Guys & Dolls, Sound of Music, Cats and much, much, more. John Banker will serve as your Master of Ceremonies performing some hilarious parodies of Broadway standards that will leave you laughing all of the way home. You will also hear Louis Armstrong come to life in John's performance of Hello Dolly. Come join us in a cabaret setting of performances by Classic Broadway.  

Scheduling Performances

Programs can be scheduled any time or day of the week. Fees are based on the number of performers with the group size ranging from 1-7 performers. Please contact us to receive more information or to reserve a performance date.