Your professionalism and quality of music is top notch. You know the right music to play to please our members. Your versatility has been a blessing. I hope our working relationship can continue for many years.
Thoroughly enjoyable, entertaining, and musical.
The professional ease with which you all play together and emote to the listeners is rare and you do it so well. Thanks for the most enjoyable musical experience I have had in years.
Your music and personal touch has been the highlight of our evenings. You are the best.
Thank you Kandu, you did it all.
You are the best band that ever played here. Hurry back!
One of the most versatile groups you will ever hear.
Not only great music but wonderful personalities.
Thanks for the great entertainment at our wedding. You helped make our special day a great one.
I love the tape. I have played it over and over. You guys are so talented.
We sooooo enjoyed the concert! You can be sure we will see you again.~ ~ ~ ~
The KANDU Variety Band
What is KANDU? We are a highly experienced professional vocal & musical group and can
- Provide 2, 3, 4 or 5 musicians from our group, based on your desire & budget
- Play music from the Swing Era to 2000.
- Perform in a number of Musical Styles for your listening, dining or dancing enjoyment
- Play what grownups of all ages want to hear and dance to.
How did we become THE KANDU BAND?
- Formed KANDU in 1982 and went to work as a full-time band immediately
- Spent the next 10 years on the road, honing our craft around the US, at resorts, hotels and clubs, from Maine to Key Largo, Santa Barbara, CA to Washington DC.
- Came back home to Phoenix for good in the early ‘90s and began playing locally
- Concentrated on playing danceable music for a wide audience – what sort of music do you like? Western Swing? Bruce Springsteen? Michael Buble? Neil Diamond? We can play it.
- Performed for many private parties, celebrations and conferences at places such as the Biltmore Hotel, Kierland, Carefree Inn, The Sanctuary, Troon North, the Phoenix, Arizona, Paradise Valley, Moon Valley, Union Hills and Sun Lakes Country Clubs, and Wild Horse Pass Resort.
- Kandu played concerts in Fountain Hills for their "in-home" music series, for a Leisure World Luncheon group, and for the Musicians Union as part of their 100th Anniversary concert series
- Most recently, Madelyn and Caesar performed with the Roberts Family Band during the 2013 NAMM Show (National Association of Music Merchandisers) in Anaheim, Californina.
We would love to share with you some of the letters of recommendation and thanks from satisfied and repeat audiences for whom we have continued to perform over the years.
THE KANDU BAND - See why we deserve our name.
Contact us at 602.739.7080, or you can email us for more information.