From Van Cliburn and Beverly Sills to Bernadette Peters, Roberta Flack and Ray Charles, Les Fillmer has appeared on stage with many of the legendary performers and entertainers of our time. Now you can enjoy the musical diversity of Les Fillmer and Ambisax in your own venue.
Ambisax features a traditional rhythm ensemble consisting of keyboard, bass, drums, guitar and percussion. Utilizing state-of-the-art digital programming technology, Les Fillmer arranges, programs and performs all the ensemble instrumental parts while fronting the group acoustically on both alto and tenor saxophone, creating the sound of a live six piece band for the price of only one musician.
Les Fillmer and Ambisax play swing tunes of the Thirties and Forties, Broadway classics, pop tunes, ballads and chart topping hits of the past four decades.
Background sets, perfect for dinners, cocktail parties and receptions include standards such as I Left My Heart In San Francisco and Moon River; Latin favorites such as Yellow Bird, Girl From Ipanema and Desafinado; show tunes such as Soon It’s Gonna Rain and How Are Things In Glocca Mora? in addition to dance tunes and popular standards.
Are you planning a special celebration or a “themed” event? Les Fillmer and Ambisax can create a musical program tailored to your specific requirements. For example, an Oktoberfest celebration at the North River Yacht Club (Northport, AL) included Bavarian Biergarten favorites such as Bier Her, Doktor Eisenbart, Schuhplattler, Im Muenchen Steht Ein Hofbraeuhaus.
A Mardi Gras Happy Hour at Town Village (Vestavia Hills, AL) centered around Dixieland tunes such as Basin Street Blues, Kansas City Stomp and When The Saints Come Marchin’ In. Because of his extensive knowledge of jazz, pop, dance and musical theatre, Les Fillmer and Ambisax can craft a program of beautiful music appropriate to your special event.
For booking information please contact Les Fillmer.