Performances

Repertoire

The performance repertoire includes originals, classical, pop/rock hits from the 60s, 70s, 80s, synthpop, new age, electronica and international (Italian, Spanish, French, Russian, Georgian and Israeli).

Artists/Bands Covered

ABBA, Led Zeppelin, Bloodrock, Blondie, Madonna, Olivia Newton John, Uriah Heep, Moody Blues, Tom Jones, Vangelis, Depeche Mode, Billy Joel, Billy Idol, Ramones, Queen, Stevie Wonder, Nazareth, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Black Sabbath, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Burt Bacharach, Mireille Mathieu, Edith Piaf, Tata Chubinidze, V. Vysotsky, Francesco Calabrese, Jacques Brel, Khachaturian, Rodrigo, Tchaikovsky.

Instrumentation/PA System

Acoustic piano and/or a digital performance/PA system consisting of multiple mics, R-8 human rhythm composer, three synthesizers, mixer and two Behringer Keyboard amps. Space can be as small as 10 x 10 ft. This system can generate a multitude of sounds and rhythms including excellent acoustic piano replication. Performance style is flexible covering soft, quiet and inspiring background music for dining up through dance party (DJ and techno/dance performer).

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Song List

  • 16 Tons – Merle Travis
  • Acropolis adieu – Mireille Mathieu
  • Across the Universe – Lennon, McCartney
  • After the Lovin – Engelbert Humperdinck
  • All My Loving – Lennon, McCartney
  • America – Neil Diamond
  • And I Love Her – Lennon, McCartney
  • Angie – Keith Richards
  • Bailamos – Enrique Iglesias
  • Behind the Wheel – Gore
  • Ben – Michael Jackson
  • Blade Runner – Vangelis
  • Blasphemous Rumors – Depeche Mode
  • Blood is Blood – Monte Cristo
  • Blue Bayou – Orbison
  • Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
  • Bolero – Maurice Ravel
  • Calypso – Monte Cristo
  • Candle of Life – Moody Blues
  • C’est la Vie – Sinfield, Lake
  • Changes – Black Sabbath
  • Come Back to Me – Uriah Heep
  • Come to Me – Vangelis
  • Come to Me – Monte Cristo
  • Concierto de Aranjuex – Rodrigo
  • Dancer – Uriah Heep
  • Destiny – Monte Cristo
  • Dreaming – Blondie
  • Dreams – Monte Cristo
  • Down by The Seaside – Led Zeppelin
  • E Tu Mi Manchi – Francesco Calabrese
  • Echoes – Pink Floyd
  • El Bimbo – Claude Morgan
  • Enjoy the Silence – Gore
  • Enola Gay – OMD
  • Eyes of a Child – Moody Blues
  • Eyes Without a Face – Billy Idol
  • Fade to Grey – Visage
  • Fantastic Piece of Architecture – Bloodrock
  • Flying – Nazareth
  • Fool on a Hill – Beatles
  • Forever and Ever – Demis Roussos
  • Forever Young – Alphaville
  • For No One – Beatles
  • Glass Poem – Monte Cristo
  • Ghost Riders in the Sky – Stan Jones
  • Girl – Lennon, McCartney
  • Green Green Grass of Home – Tom Jones
  • Greensleeves – English Folk Song
  • Going to California – Led Zeppelin
  • Gypsy of a Strange and Distant Time – Moody Blues
  • Have You Ever Seen the Rain – CCR
  • Heart of Glass – Blondie
  • Hey Jude – Lennon, McCartney
  • Hotel California – Eagles
  • Hot Dog – Led Zeppelin
  • House of the Rising Sun – Folk Ballad (Animals)
  • I Don’t Know How to Love Him – Webber, Rice
  • I Don’t Love You Anymore – Ramones
  • I Don’t Want to Go on Without You – Nazareth
  • I Feel Love – Donna Summer
  • I Have a Dream – ABBA
  • I Just Called to Say I Love You – Stevie Wonder
  • I Wanna Be Sedated – Ramones
  • I Who Have Nothing – Tom Jones
  • I Will Survive – Gloria Gaynor
  • I Wish I Only Knew – Monte Cristo
  • I’m a Better Man – Bacharach, David
  • Imagine – Englebert Humperdinck
  • Imagine – Lennon
  • Je t’aime avec ma peau – Mireille Mathieu
  • Jealousy – Queen
  • Just the Way You Are – Joel
  • La Donna e Mobile – Verdi
  • La vie en rose – Edith Piaf
  • Lady in Black – Uriah Heep
  • Leningrad – Joel
  • Life is Journey – Monte Cristo
  • Limelight DJ – Monte Cristo
  • Little 15 – Gore, Martin
  • Love Hurts – Nazareth
  • Losing Sleep – Vangelis
  • Love Me Tender – Elvis Presley
  • Lucky Man – Emerson, Lake, and Palmer
  • Ma che freddo fa – Nada
  • Made in France – Mireille Mathieu
  • Magic – Olivia Newton John
  • Masquerade – Khachaturian
  • Maxwell’s Silver Hammer – Lennon, McCartney
  • Melancholy Man – Moody Blues
  • Mon credo – Mireille Mathieu
  • Mon manege a moi – Edith Piaf
  • My Reason – Demis Roussos
  • My Way – Anka/Sinatra
  • Nature Boy – Nat King Cole
  • Nights in White Satin – Moody Blues
  • Now and Forever – Monte Cristo
  • Nowhere Girl – B-Movie
  • Nu Vot! – Vysotsky
  • OH! Darling – Beatles
  • Paint it Black – Rolling Stones
  • Personaggi Interpreti – Batteglia
  • Personal Jesus – Depeche Mode
  • Please Don’t Judas Me – Nazareth
  • Policy of Truth – Gore
  • Posterity – Monte Cristo
  • Prayer – Vangelis
  • PS I Love You – Lennon, McCartney
  • Queen of Sheba – Monte Cristo
  • Riders on the Storm – The Doors
  • Rock and Roll – Led Zeppelin
  • Running – Information Society
  • Sabre Dance – Khachaturian
  • Sacred – Gore, Martin
  • San Tropez – Waters
  • Santa Maria de la Mer – Mireille Mathieu
  • Seasons in the Sun – Brel, McKuen
  • Shake the Disease – Depeche Mode
  • She’s Gone – Black Sabbath
  • Shot of Yesterday – Monte Cristo
  • Singer Man – Three Dog Night
  • Sleepwalk – Ultravox
  • Soldier of Fortune – Blackmore, Coverdale
  • Soli – Celentano
  • Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word – Elton John
  • Sounds like a Melody – Alphaville
  • Souvenirs – Demis Roussos
  • Spanish Eyes – Englebert Humperdinck
  • Spartacus – Khachaturian
  • Spiral Architect – Black Sabbath
  • Spread Your Wings – Queen
  • Stairway to Heaven – Page, Plant
  • Star-Spangled Banner – Francis Scott Key
  • Strangers in Paradise – Alexander Borodin
  • Suliko – Tsereteli
  • Swan Lake – Tchaikovsky
  • Sweetest Perfection – Gore
  • Sympathy – Uriah Heep
  • Tangerine – Led Zeppelin
  • Tell Him – Exciters
  • Thank You – Page, Plant
  • Thank You Baby – Monte Cristo
  • The Carl Orff Experience – Monte Cristo
  • The Fool on the Hill – Lennon, McCartney
  • “The Godfather” Theme Song – Nino Rota
  • The Lyrical Song – Vysotsky
  • The Officers – O. Gazmanov
  • The Tide is High – Blondie
  • The Winner Takes it All – ABBA
  • Those Were the Days – Gene Raskin
  • Thunderball – Tom Jones
  • Time and Space – Monte Cristo
  • Time Signature – Monte Cristo
  • To My Lady – Moody Blues
  • Unforgettable –  Nat King Cole
  • Viens dons ma rue – Mireille Mathieu
  • Waiting for the Night – Gore
  • We Are the Champions – Queen
  • Weep in Silence – Uriah Heep
  • What I Did for Love – Aretha Franklin
  • White Wedding – Billy Idol
  • Wicked Game – Chris Isaak
  • X Offender – Blondie
  • Yesterday – Lennon, McCartney
  • You’ll See – Madonna, Foster
  • You’re My Best Friend – Queen

Booking NY/NJ/CT
Repertoire: Originals, Rock/Pop hits, Classical,
International (French, Italian, Spanish, Russian
Georgian, Israeli, Indian). Grand Piano, Vocals,
Keyboards/Synthesizers, Percussion.
$2000 – $5000/evening

Dear Friend,
David Monte Cristo and James Michaels are available for your special events. You can get familiar with our style and sound on our Web site or on Youtube. If you are interested, we can set up an audition at your convenience so that you can determine if our style of music, musicianship, and repertoire are appropriate for your special event.

www.MonteCristoRecords.com

David Monte Cristo
(917) 699-5703