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MEET BILLY VERA

Billy Vera. Musician, Music Historian, Grammy Winner, Recipient of Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame – and more. Billy Vera’s Big Band Jazz Orchestra and Billy Vera & the Beaters play gigs on a regular basis.

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BILLY VERA: Harlem to Hollywood Documentary Film Coming Soon!

Billy Vera’s Story is one of a great musician, storyteller, and friend. Known as the “musician’s musician – the singer’s singer – the song-writer’s songwriter” amongst his peers his life has been one of interesting and special partnerships and encounters with many of the Greats in the Business called Show. Featuring Dolly Parton, Dionne Warwick, Mike Stoller, Richard Roundtree, Joey Dee, Nona Hendryx, Chip Taylor, Larry Brown, and many more.

Check back to this space for more on screening opportunities. More soon.

FIND OUT MORE AND ORDER BV’s NEW MEMOIR the Book: Harlem to Hollywood here>>>

Saturday, May 5th, 4:15 PM!

Our documentary, Harlem to Hollywood, will be screening at the Dwyer Cultural Center in the Harlem Film Festival!
Tickets on sale this Wednesdayhttp://harlemfilmfestival.org/
Dwyer Cultural Center
USA Entrance on West 123rd Street
212.222.3060
Hope to see you there!

BV CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

In a career that legends are made of, Billy Vera has many professional highlights.

Spanning five decades these include appearing on Dick Clark’s American Bandstand and in movies with Bruce Willis and Willie Nelson – among others, receiving a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, achieving several Grammy Award nominations and one win, recording the #1 Hit Record At This Moment, and much more.

The Beaters on American Bandstand 2016-06-24T17:03:22+00:00
Billy Vera and his Big Band Jazz Orchestra 2016-06-24T17:00:51+00:00
BV gets a Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame 2016-06-24T17:12:53+00:00
Billy with Bruce Willis on set of Blind Date 2016-06-24T15:59:40+00:00
Billy Vera at the Apollo 2016-06-24T15:55:19+00:00
BV & Willie Nelson on set of Baja Oklahoma 2016-06-24T15:54:26+00:00
BV with Johnny Carson 2016-06-24T15:48:44+00:00
1st Hit Record “Mean Old World” by Ricky Nelson 2016-06-24T17:18:16+00:00

BILLY VERA VIDEO

Watch a cut from the latest CD,
“Billy Vera Big Band Jazz”.

Coming off a sold out house at the Iridium in NYC, the album is receiving rave reviews and is in regular rotation on K-JAZZ 88.1 FM. The Billy Vera Big Band plays often around Southern California. The CD is available on iTunes and Amazon.

UPCOMING GIGS

Gigs are posted here as soon as booked.
Check back soon for more updates.
For full list of upcoming gigs, visit the Gigs page