Expressway Music was chosen by Citysearch and their readers as the best Mobile Party DJ in New York City for 2007. Thank you to Citysearch and to everyone who voted for us!!!
Last night Expressway Music provided DJ and Live Music entertainment at Justin’s Bar Mitzvah at Orsay French restaurant in New York City. While a Jazz Trio played for the adults downstairs the kids were entertained upstairs by DJ David and emcee Dan of Expressway Music. Also assisting was Expressway Dancer Julia. Expressway’s top magician Jeff strolled and did slight of hand magic for the first two hours of the party to the guests delight and amazement. The kids were entertained throughout with Karaoke, Dancing, Trivia, Games and auction and more. The Party was seemlessley run by Melanie from Orsay and her wonderful staff. The photographer was upbeat and unobtrusive Lorraine Pantic from New York City.
Ronald McDonald house NYC hosted a 50’s sock hop this past monday night for Pediatric Cancer patients and their families. DJ Dave Swirsky provided the music and emceed the event. Jack from Expressway music sang many classics such as Come go with me by the Del Vikings and Runaround Sue by Dion and the Belmonts. Elvis was in attendance as well as Build a bear and wonderful performers from Ellen’s Stardust Diner. Shelley Talan did a fantastic job producing the entire event.
Here are some brief details of the wedding:
The bride and groom were intoduced to “London Calling” by the Clash
Their first dance was “Fairytale of New York” by the Pogues
They chose “It’s the end of the world” by REM for their last song of the evening.
The food and atmosphere were spectacular and the guests had the times of their lives!
We would like to thank every coporate client, new and old, who helped us acheive this. Here is a partial list of places we’ve played this Dec and the type of services we provided. We would also like to wish everyone reading this a Happy and Healthy year in the new year!
Tribeca Rooftop, 400 Guests, for a technology firm. Provided Sound and DJ Dave Swirsky for music.
Petes Tavern for New York Health Care organization. -Karaoke services.
Copacabana,1200 guests, for Worldwide Securities firm. Provided full Casino, Superimposed photos, Karaoke.
Marriott Financial Center, 250 guests, NYC Law Firm, DJ David Swirsky provided music in ballroom.
The Cutting Room, 100 guests, Credit Suisse, We provided Karaoke for thier holiday party.
Steiner Studios, 250 people, Energy firm, Expressway Music provided a magician and disc jockey.
Naples 45, 1000 people, Construction firm, provided superimposed photos and 6 model/hostesses.
Osteria Laguna, 200 guests, NYC Law Firm, Disc Jockey and Karaoke services.
Butter, 200 guests, New York/worldwide law firm, DJ Services.
Waterstone Grill, 150 guests, Wall Street firm, DJ Jeanine for DJ and Karaoke services.
Bridgewaters, 250 guests, Reinsurance firm, DJ Dave Swirsky.
Senor Swanky’s, 80 guests, Telecommunications firm, We provided music.
Pennsylvania Convention Center, 1500 guests, Destination Management firm, DJ Alberto.
Cafe Centro, 200 guests, Culinary school, We provided DJ music and Karaoke sing along.
Strata, 150 guests, Venture Capital Group, DJ Dave Swirsky provided DJ and Karaoke services.
LQ Nightclub, 250 guests, Natiionwide Travel Agency, Superimposed Photos and DJ and Karaoke services.
David Burke & Donatella, 150 people, Investment Banking firm, DJ David provided dj/karaoke services.
Water Club, 125 people, Law Firm, disc jockey and karaoke services by us.
Mannahatta, 250 guests, Television network, DJ Paul upstairs and DJ Alberto downstairs.
The Grand, 100 guests, Medical firm, Superimposed photos and Jay was karaoke host.
Citrus, 80 guests, Veterinary Center, DJ Lou.
Hard Rock Cafe, 400 guests, software company, Expressway Mariachi band.
SAPA, 150 guests, Worldwide commodity firm, DJ Mike provide music.
Cherry Lounge, 75 guests, Name brand Clothing Firm, DJ/KJ with us.
Bryant Park Grill, 200 people, Worldwide Real Estate Developer, DJ David Swirsky
Pulse Restaurant, Rockefeller Plaza, Communications firm, DJ Jeanine.
West Side Loft, 200 guests, Investment bank, Expressway Jazz Quartet.
Beekman Tower Hotel, 125 Guests, Juice Manufacturer, DJ David Swirsky and magician.
Marcelleria, 90 guests, Catering company, DJ Alberto.
Indochine,75 guests, Well known NYC hotel staff party, We provided Karaoke and dj music.
Gansevoort Hotel, 300 guests, Computer Technology Firm, Karaoke provided by DJ Dave Swirsky.
Dekk, 100 people, Law Firm, we provided dj and karaoke services.
Chart House, 200 guests, Communications firm, DJ and Karaoke services with us.
Americas Society, 250 guests, New York based Reinsurance Company, DJ Alberto.
Chinatown Brasserie, 70 guests, New York real estate developers, DJ David.
Trattoria Alba, 80 guests, New York City Law firm, DJ services.
Westmount Country Club Wedding
Judi and Greg had a beautiful wedding at the elegant Westmount Country Club in West Paterson, New Jersey, NJ.The bride and groom started the dancing to a Rascal Flatts ballad then delighted their guests by switch-ing into a swing routine to “Crazy” by Gnarls Barkley. DJ Music was provided all evening by Expressway Music. Guests danced all night to everything fro KC and the Sunshine Band to Shakira, Sinatra and Beyonce. After dessert, a rousing Hora got Judi and Greg lifted up on chairs. Both sets of parents also joined in and were hoisted up as well. The dance floor was full right to the end of the wedding reception when the bride and groom danced to Guster’s “I Hope Tomorrow is Like Today”
The Berkshires chapter of Volunteers in Medicine held their first Monte Carlo night fundraiser at The Lenox Club in Lenox, MA(Massachusettes) on Saturday, September 16th . After cocktails and hors d’ouevres on the veranda . Jane Salamon invited everyone in to the “casino” , made a few remarks and introductions for Volunteers In Medicine, and then the buffet and the gaming tables officially opened. Guests investigated the various tables which included Blackjack, Roulette, Craps and Poker as others visited the buffet stations. After dinner the gaming kicked in and Expressway’s casino pit boss,Tony, ran a couple of Chip specials and the guests really seemed to enjoy themselves. Expressway Music provided the DJ and he played music throughout the event. The evening ended with a raffle of 10 wonderful prizes including dinners at top Manhattan-NYC restaurants, spa days, artworks and others. Organizer, Jane Salomon and her committee worked tirelessly to make the event the huge success that it was. Cindi and her staff at The Lenox Club were friendly, professional and accommodating.
Yesterday, DJ Dave Swirsky was the dj for Michael and Nadines wedding at the International House on Riverside Drive NYC(near Columbia university).The event space is ideal for Weddings(and other type of events). The staff is well trained and the food is excellent.The Maitre de Steve Mendillo(who is also the food service director)is a total pro and runs a seemless party. If you are looking for a great, unique space to have your event email Phyliss Burnett @ Pburnett@ihouse-nyc.org or call her at 212.316.8465 for more information.
Last night our Dj Dave Swirsky provided sound, music and video for the second annual Kellner family Pediatric Liver Disease Foundation at Valbella Restaurant(421 W.13th St NYC, 212-645-7777).
The mission of the foundation is to reduce the incidence of pediatric liver disease through research, awareness, education, fundraising and support. Their goal is to promote medical advances in pediatric liver transplantation. Through their funding and advocacy they plan to ensure that children with liver disease and their families are given the highest quality of care.
Donations can be sent to: The Kellner Family Pediatric Liver Disease Foundation, 234 Grand Blvd, Scarsdale, NY 10583.
For more information please visit their webiste at www.kellnerliverfoundation.org