Piano, Pianist, pop, jazz, standards, Show tunes, instrumental
Rob Lowe began playing the piano at age 7 and singing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" for the Cincinnati Reds at Crosley Field by the age of 8. In Junior High, Rob picked up the trumpet and by age 17 began touring with famed trumpeter Maynard Ferguson. While touring with Maynard, Lowe had the distinct pleasure and opportunity to play with such greats as The Duke Ellington Big Band, Wild Bill Davis, Dizzy Gillespie and Dave Brubeck. Rob also toured the United States singing and playing in a variety of venues. Currently, Rob Lowe, is co owner of the talent booking agency, Casting New Lives, along with his partner, Brinka Rauh.
Rob is available as a singer/pianist for most any venue. His genre is a full spectrum range from the Great American Songbook. Rob can also do a fabulous acoustic tribute to Barry Manilow, including amusing anecdotes. If no piano is available for your event, Rob can bring his digital Yamaha piano.
A few of Rob's favorite artists are: Rodgers and Hammerstein, Mel Torme, Jack Jones, Frank Sinatra, Rosemary Clooney, and Barry Manilow.
If one would have to categorize Rob's style of music it would best described as cabaret, jazz and classic Broadway show tunes.
Here's what people are saying . . .
I just wanted to send a quick note to thank you and your lovely wife for helping us have such an enjoyable afternoon on Sunday. Your talent was a big hit amongst my guests and so many of them complimented me on how lovely your performances were and how gracious your wife was. I am so glad we made the arrangements to have you join us and if there is anything I can assist you with in the future as far as references or anything else, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Hopefully, we will meet again someday and tell your wife it was such a and joy and pleasure to meet her.
Bea F., Norco, CA
We had a lot of fun with Robert Lowe. Our baby grand needed a tuning and a key was sticking. but Robert said, "no problem!" He played for a diverse age demographic and welcomed us to sing along. He played every request and we all enjoyed the evening! -- Marlene C, San Diego, CA
Rob did a fabulous job on my husbands 70th birthday. Everyone loved his piano playing. I would highly recommend Rob. He played a great variety of music. He made our party a success. -- Melinda R, Indio, CA,
Great guy, great music, great wife! -- Margie M, San Diego, CA