Offering high-quality popular music with a classical-acoustic feel, this duo combines the talents of one Idols finalist Cameron Bruce with one of the country's foremost pianists, Grammy-nominated John Fresk. They're a refreshing class act with guaranteed appeal to even the most discerning audience.
Having played at corporate and private functions and weddings for many of the highest profile 'who's who' of Johannesburg - in the city's finest venues Ė Bruce & Fresk boast a 100% client satisfaction record. Their repertoire balances contemporary hits and timeless pop classics with jazzy swing numbers to ensure wide appeal to diverse audiences. Their music is entirely live, with no backing tracks.
Whether you're looking for music for your ceremony, pre-reception welcome drinks or your wedding reception, this highly professional and experienced duo will exceed your expectations.
Bruce & Fresk love performing for weddings and are passionate about making sure that you get what you have been dreaming of. You can pick your favourite numbers from their playlist and if your song isn't on the list, they will even offer to rehearse it specially for your big day. This duo is also available to perform as a four-piece band and with the addition of talented artists Justin Badenhorst on drums, and Benjamin Jephta on bass guitar. They can additionally expand with a three-piece horn section and a female vocalist.
Fill in a booking enquiry to receive their Wedding Packages sheet and/or a formal quotation within 24 hours!
Bruce & Fresk perform contemporary hits and classics from such artists as Bruno Mars, Pharrel Williams, Jason Mraz, Michael Buble, Jack Johnson, John Legend, Maroon 5, James Blunt, George Ezra, John Mayer, Magic, The Beatles, Sting, Van Morrison, Lionel Ritchie and Eric Clapton and many more.
Cameron Bruce - Guitar & Vocals:
South African audiences first came to know Cameron Bruce when, at just 17, he wowed the Idols judges with his stirring version of the John Mayer classic The Hurt during the 2009 auditions. His stand-out performance established Cameron as a firm favorite in the competition and he finished 6th overall. Idols catapulted Cameron into the hearts and minds of the South African public. Cameronís debut single I Didnít Mean To Come Around hit radio stations in late 2011 and achieved number one status on Jacaranda 94.2ís South African chart. Cameron, with his good looks, mischievous sense of humour and engaging personality, has become popular amongst fans and peers within the entertainment industry.
John Fresk Ė Piano / Keyboard:
Classically trained, but with pop and jazz, sensibilities, American pianist, composer and producer John Fresk's career spans 25 years of international performance. Amongst many accolades throughout his career, John placed in the preliminary rounds as Grammy nominee for his song-writing on an album entitled Heavenly Brother. John has contracted with high-profile corporate clients, including Nike, Intel, Boeing, Tektronix, and HP, and is on the roster of recognised Yamaha Artists. John has also worked closely with multi-Grammy-winning jazz icon, Chick Corea, and Bobby McFerrin.