Mariano Longo, Professional Musician, Arranger, Producer
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Mariano Longo
332 Parisian Springs Court
Las Vegas, NV 89148
702-499-0595
mlongotrendco@cox.net

Profile: A career professional Pianist / Arranger / Producer who remains enthusiastic about all facets of the music industry, and possesses extensive experience in specialized musical applications.



Present - Pianist / Conductor for The Scintas - a Las Vegas based Entertainment powerhouse act. Duties include international touring dates, Las Vegas Showrooms and corporate appearances. Arrange and conduct for 8 (touring ensemble) - 52 (full orchestra)pieces.

Present - Arranger / Conductor for Susanna Gabbiano & Friends - symphony / pops project currently touring the country appearing with regional symphony orchestras. 

Present - freelance  pianist / arranger / conductor specializing in recording artist development and re-invention with special emphasis on orchestral pop and the Symphony Pops market.

2002 - 2010 - Pianist Arranger / Conductor  for recording artist Gary Puckett and the Union Gap

2001-2003 - staff pianist at Ballys Hotel & Casino - Las Vegas, NV

Credits include: 

Symphony orchestrations arranged for: Gary Puckett, Susanna Gabbiano, Kaleidescope, Air Supply, Richard Street’s Temptation, Clint Holmes, The Buckinghams, & Sonny Turner 

Producer of  “Generation Us” an orchestral / pops concert featuring national and regional pop acts accompanied by a 32 piece orchestra. - August 3rd, 2007 at the Community Amphitheatre , Warren, Ohio

pianist /arranger / conductor for recording artist Jimmy Castor

Pianist and arranger for Sonny Turner’s Platters - 1999 thru 2002 Japan concert tours & all USA casino showroom dates.

Las Vegas support for touring entertainers:

Bobby Rydell,  The Spinners, Richard Street’s Temptations, Lesley Gore,
The Miracles, The Classic’s IV, The Drifters, The Shangrila’s,
Little Anthony & The Imperials, The Shirelles, Little Peggy March,
The Fortunes, Cathy Rocco,

 Conductor and Arranger for Lesley Gore - west coast appearances

8/9-10/2000 Sony Corp. of Japan Convention at Mandalay Bay - Las Vegas, NV - Musical coordinator and arranger providing specialized music for awards ceremonies.

Musical Director and writer/arranger of “Time Peace” - a 5 piece ensemble hiring out for Las Vegas tour support, studio work, casino showroom and lounge dates.

Joannie Peteani & Time Peace - All Las Vegas casino/lounge appearances - Luxor, Excalibur, Tropicana, Regent, Flamingo Hilton, Stratosphere, Harrah’s, Golden Nuggett & Mandalay Bay.

Musical Director for Desert Horizons Church - Duties include arranging and scoring contemporary sacred & secular music for seven piece band and choir on a weekly basis.

 

1/96 - 2/97 - Produced & directed “VIVA VOCA” - a dinner cabaret stage show at the Applegrove Inn Theatre - Medina,NY.  

 Assoc. Producer of “Doug Duke & Co. The Music Room - historical jazz compilation CD in International release on Valley Vue Records. Distributed by Navarre Corp.

 Guitarist / Conductor for “The Rocco Sisters” for appearances at Caesars, & the Taj Mahal in   Atlantic City. NJ & Bally’s - Las Vegas

Loretta Holloway” - Pianist for Loretta Holloway at the Luxor Hotel & Casino -Las Vegas NV

1/84 - 8/93 - Staff Producer and Musical Director for Rochester Talent Unlimited - Rochester, NY - duties involved  production of Musical reviews, convention shows, tour promotions. Produced and directed audio and video promo for all acts on agency roster

Clients: Eastman Kodak, Bausch & Lomb, Harris Corp. Paychex,  Annexter Rotelcom. Computer Consoles Inc.

 

Produced specialized music for the following seminars:

1st Annual Global Perspectives Intnl. Conference on Pre-hospital Care.
10/13/92 -Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.

Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council State EMS Conference.
7/31/92 - Hershey Convention Center, Hershey. PA

Journal Of Emergency Medical Services EMS Today National Conference.
3/27/93 - Phoenix, AZ

“Hats Off To You” - motivational theme for Physio-Control Corp. Of Redmond VA

Produced numerous Independent CD and and demo recording projects in Northeast USA.

Original song placed on EmpIre State Music Conference compilation CD

* Extensive working knowledge of recording studio environment.

* 30 years performing experience: including Concerts, Live Television, Recordings, Clubs & Casino lounges.

Solo opening act for Roy Clark, Marie Osmond, Golden Boys of Rock & Roll

References:
Joseph Donofrio - President, Donocco - Atlantic City, NJ. USA - 609-266-5424

Kumi Mizuno - Independent musical contractor and tour support consultant - Tokyo, Japan 03-3404-0968

Joel Mann - Dir. Of Entertainment - Ballys - Las Vegas, NV USA - 702 -732-4111

Ted Files - Vice President, Scott Dean Management - Reno, NV. USA - 775-322-9426

Kip Paxton - Independent Producer and Musical Services Consultant - Nashville, TN. USA - 615-662-8844

Steve Beyer - President Steve Beyer Prod. Inc. - Las Vegas ,NV - 702-568-9000

* Production of Musical reviews, Convention Shows, Tour Promotions. Clients include: Eastman Kodak, Bausch & Lomb,Harris Corp. Paychex, Annexter Rotelcom. Computer Consoles Inc.

* Produce and direct audio and video promo for all acts on agency roster

Produced specialized music for the following seminars:

* 1st Annual Global Perspectives Intnl. Conference on Prehospital Care. 10/13/92 -Gold Coast, Queensland,Australia.

* Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council State EMS Conference. 7/31/92 - Hershey Convention Center, Hershey. PA

* Journal Of Emergency Medical Services EMS Today National Conference. 3/27/93 - Phoenix, AZ

* “Hats Off To You” - motivational theme for Physio-Control Corp. Of Redmond VA

Produced numerous Independent CD and and demo recording projects in Northeast USA.

Original song placed on EmpIre State Music Conference compilation CD

* Extensive working knowledge of recording studio environment.

* 30 years performing experience: including Concerts, Live Television, Recordings, Clubs & Casino lounges.
Solo opening act for Roy Clark, Marie Osmond, Golden Boys of Rock & Roll



Samples of musical scores, parts copying and audio recordings @ marianolongo.com


References:

Joseph Donofrio - President, Donocco - Atlantic City, NJ. USA - 609-266-5424

Kumi Mizuno - Independent musical contractor and tour support consultant - Tokyo, Japan 03-3404-0968

Joel Mann - Dir. Of Entertainment - Ballys - Las Vegas, NV USA - 702 -732-4111

Ted Files - Vice President, Scott Dean Management - Reno, NV. USA - 775-322-9426

Kip Paxton - Independent Producer and Musical Services Consultant - Nashville, TN. USA - 615-662-8844

Steve Beyer - President Steve Beyer Prod. Inc. - Las Vegas ,NV - 702-568-9000

 
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