Fred Montana - Man And His Music is a cover solo artist who specializes in The Great American Song Book, the music made famous by Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Nat King Cole, Barry Manilow, and Neal Diamond and renewed by contemporary celebrities Rod Stewart and Michael Bublé. He expands his repertoire with a little bit of country, R&B, and 70s singer/songwriter favorites. With great respect for the iconic singers, who inspired him, Montana makes every song his own.
Fred Montana, has recently emerged on the Minnesota music scene and taken everyone by surprise. Audiences, including veteran musicians, are astonished by the smooth, rich quality of his voice and his commanding ability to play with a phrase. “He both understands and executes the morphing and stretching of phrasing in the way Frank Sinatra epitomized during the Big Band era.” Fred finds a deep pocket in the groove of contemporary, straight-ahead pop. A regular at the acclaimed School II Bistro and Wine Bar, Chanhassen, MN, known for its full slate of noteworthy Minnesota musicians and vocalists, Fred has a growing, appreciative following there, as well as at the Lodge Supper Club in Robbinsdale, The Corral and the Chase Hotel in northern Minnesota.