TwinSet, an established award-winning duo consists of John Charter, Lisa Cook and state of the art technology, presenting a night of music and entertainment to please a diverse range of audiences. Self-contained musically, they are your complete night’s entertainment.
As a lounge band, TwinSet have a huge repertoire of music, covering Nostalgia to Contemporary, with the sound of a Big Band, yet the tight package of a Duo.
TwinSet are a complete musical package with many different styles to please everybody, including... 'Easy Listening'... 'Rock and Roll 50’s and 60’s Classics'...'Disco and Party Music'… 'Dinner Music'... 'Christmas Songs and Carols By Candlelight Show'…. 'Middle of the Road'…Strict tempo, Ballroom , new wave and old time.
John Charter brings a wealth of talent and experience, having studied classical piano in the 50’s, been a Delltone between 1979 and 1984 and also spent two years as musical director of TV’s 'Bandstand'. He continued on a successful road as musical director to many top rating production shows and recording stars, spending from 1968 to 1977 in the Far East and the USA and 8 years as producer and musical director at Stepping Out Theatre Restaurant in Penrith.
John has his own recording studio and continues to update his skills with the latest computer technology that brings the best quality music and sound to the duo. Added to this is his talent as a multi-instrumentalist playing: piano/keyboards, Alto & Tenor saxophones, trumpet, Flugal Horn, Cornet , compering and singing.
With a wealth of experience, Lisa breathes life into commercial music. She displays passion and artistry as a song stylist. This is evident whether seeing her appear in concert or performing cool swinging jazz, she does it all with great conviction drawing from a broad repertoire of rich material from artists such as Michael Buble, Natalie Cole, Michael Jackson, Diana Krall, Laura Fugi, Ella Fitzgerald and including a string of hits by Dusty Springfield.
Lisa is a sophisticated communicator, modernizing the sounds of evergreens and popular music, knowing how to entertain with her music.
John presents a duo that is unsurpassed for quality of musical performance and entertainment value as their peers can attest, voting them MO Award winners in 1994, 1995, 2000 and 2001, and nominees in 96, 97, 98 and 99 for best Duo, also Ace award nominees for 6 years.
TwinSet can help you with a format to best suit your event, be it big or small. John and his partner are only too happy to discuss how TwinSet can help make your night a success and one to remember.