Michael Tramontana has been working as a drummer, musical contractor, and bandleader in Las Vegas, since 1979.
Michael is Drummer and Musical Director for Las Vegas TV Shows:
“Las Vegas Rocks Variety Show,”
“Merry Christmas Las Vegas,”
“Las Vegas Sings for America.” He appears frequently on the TV Show, “Entertainment Las Vegas Style,” and, has played and recorded music for the National “Academy Awards Show” for ABC TV.
Michael is Drummer and Musical Director for the Las Vegas San Gennaro Feasts.
He leads his own groups:
“ The Michael T. Orchestra,”
“Hip Pocket” (Jazz Quartet),
and “The Michael T. Band.”
As a drummer he has played shows with such show business luminaries as:
Bob Hope, Charo, Robert Goulet, Don Rickles, Joan Rivers, David Brenner, Louie Anderson, Lee Greenwood, Joe Williams, Rich Little, Jerry Vale, Foster Brooks, Buddy Greco, Jackie Gayle, Gordon McRae, Jim Stafford, Clint Holmes, Harry Blackstone, Pete Barbutti, Jimmie Walker, Fred Travelena, Sammy Shore, Pia Zadora, Sam Butera, Freddie Bell, Dick Contino, Lena Prima, Lance Burton, Sonny Turner, Cook E. Jarr, Gianni Russo, and many others.
He has also played with popular musical acts including:
Chuck Berry, The Coasters, The Drifters, The Platters, The Imperials, Classics IV, The Del Vikings, The Shangri-Las, Bobby Day, Doris Troy, Brenton, Wood, The Tymes, just to name a few...
Michael and some of his groups have shared the stage with:
Frank Sinatra, Lou Rawls, Crystal Gayle, The Four Tops, Paul Anka, Gladys Knight, The Smothers Brothers, The Fifth Dimension, Tony Orlando, Debbie Reynolds, Neil Sedaka, Marie Osmond, Bobby Rydell, The Letterman, Dana Carvey, Paul Williams, Dion, Lesley Gore, Shecky Greene, Charlie Callas, Peggy March, The Shirelles, and many, many, more...