Peter Calo - Singer/Songerwriter
Friday, May 12, at 8:00 pm
"Calo is Captivating…Peter is a masterful guitarist... " The Boston Globe
A singer/songwriter and producer, Peter Calo has performed and/or recorded with numerous artists with diverse styles, including Carly Simon, Natasha Bedingfield, Queen Latifah, Willie Nelson, Hall and Oates, Linda Eder, Sophie B. Hawkins, Phil Ramone, Andrea Bocelli, Jimmy Webb, Kris Kristofferson, Leonard Bernstein, Marc Shaiman, Frank Filipetti, Julie Taymor, Lesley Gore, Crash Test Dummies, Joel Grey, The Platters, and Harvey Fierstein.
Calo has also produced many recordings including Carly Simon’s release, “Never Been Gone” and is featured in the documentary, “All You Need is Klaus”. He was guitarist for Showtime’s “The Big C” and for the Tony and Grammy Award-winning original Broadway and film production of “Hairspray”.
Peter recently performed to a sold out Carnegie hall as part of the” Lead Belly Tribute”, performing with Eric Burton (The Animals), Edgar Winter, Kenny Wayne Sheppard, Walter Trout and others.
Peter also contributed music for Carly Simons recently released autobiography Audio book, “Boys In The Trees.
Peter was nominated for his 3rd MAC award for “Outstanding Ensemble instrumentalist”. Calo has just completed a TV spot for “I Can Connect” which is a FAA program that brings smart phone to the deaf and blind.