A Night of Romance and the Great Music of Engelbert Humperdinck.
There have been plenty of tribute shows produced, but none have the class of “Classic Engelbert”. Geoff Jones has recreated the melodious music of Engelbert Humperdinck, the man who has the biggest fan club in the world and brings to audiences of Australia the magic on stage of this International Superstar.
With his great hits throughout the years such as: Please Release Me”, “Man Without Love”, “The Last Waltz”, Quando Quando,“After The Lovin”, “There Goes My Everything”, “Another Time Another Place”, “Am I That Easy To Forget” “Sweetheart”, Les Bicyclettes De Belsize”, “Winter World Of Love”, “Portofino”, “Love Is All”, “Spanish Eyes” and many more. Also popular standards have been given the Engelbert treatment becoming hits again with his new arrangements.
Engelbert is performing to sell out crowds throughout the world today, still recording new albums. To date Engelbert Humperdinck has sold over 160 million records world wide.
Bringing this wonderful vocalist to Australian audiences is Geoff Jones, highly regarded as one of Australia’s best ballad singers. Geoff began performing professionally at the age of fifteen and over the years he has covered various facets of show business.
Geoff has performed in Las Vegas and supported such stars as Ertha Kitt, Frank Gorshin, Sandy Shaw and Phillis Diller & The Bachelors. Geoff has been performing Engelbert's songs since Engelbert made his mark on the music industry, with the same warmth and quality that is required for these great hit songs.
With a marvellous orchestra, two sensational back up singers and beautiful dancers “Classic Engelbert brings to audiences throughout Australia the magic of this music, that has brought patrons back time after time. Classic Engelbert has once again been nominated as the best production show for the 2007 Mo Awards.
Last year Engelbert's son Scott Dorsey came to Classic Engelbert and was knocked out with the show saying “Dad would be proud of the way Geoff presents the show.