WAYNE ANTHONY

Wayne grew up in a very musical family and has dedicated his entire life to developing his craft for entertainment and his love for making music. Wayne is a working musician who can be found regularly fronting his Jazz Ensemble as a lead vocalist as well as a singing drummer and guitarist with various ensembles. Wayne is also a published composer, arranger, producer, teacher and mentor.

                                 Currently, Wayne can be found performing as:
                                  • The Jazz / R&B Artist WAYNE ANTHONY

                  • As a Vocal Member of Boyd & Aimee Lee’s Carpenter’s Tribute

                  • As a Vocal Member of Mick Sterling’s Bee Gee’s Tribute

                  • As a Vocal Member of Patty Peterson’s Barbara Streisand Tribute



   - Decades of work as Musician, Performer, Entertainer & Worship Leader
   - Decades of Commercial Music Composition & Production for Business  
   - Maintained a steady professional music life in live performance & studio
     recording while managing a business career in Advertising & Marketing

   - Internationally Awarded Executive Producer & Event Marketing Creative
      Client: Green Mountain Energy – Burlington Vt | The Financial Times Energy Awards
      Best Integrated Marketing Campaign of the Year - Featuring the Music of Kenny
      Loggins, James Taylor, Shawn Colvin, Michael Monroe and many more

  - Past Chairman of the Advisory Board of Minneapolis - IPR Music College

  - Brand Marketing Architect / Consultant / IPR Music College

  - Brand Marketing Architect / Masters Media Institute - Formerly Flyte Tyme Studio

  - Marketing Agency of Record - 3M Recording Tape Mag. Media Division
  - Strategic Marketing Agency Partner for Yamaha Acoustic Pianos - USA

  - Professional Artist Management / A&R / Executive Producer:

    Ricky Peterson - Windham Hill Jazz • The Blenders • Steven Schoenberg • The Living
    Daylights • Singcerely HIS • BackTrack • Z Vous Play • Rahjta Ren • Ellis • Killer
    Hayseeds • Gwen Matthews  


                            VENUES of  PERFORMANCE

     Weekly Residency & Club Dates

    Every Saturday Night as Vocalist & Bandleader – Wayne Anthony Jazz Ensemble
    BIRCHS Supper Club - Long Lake, Minnesota


     Performances with Multiple Ensembles & Productions
    - Target Center  - Minneapolis
    - The Guthrie Theatre - Minneapolis

    - The Troubadour Los Angeles -  Living Daylights / CD Industry Release Showcase
    - The Chanhassen Fire Side Theatre Room

    -  LeMusique Room – St. Michael
    - The Dakota – Minneapolis

    - Crooners – Fridley

    - Mancini’s – St. Paul
    - Sovereign Estate Winery - Waconia

    - Intermedia Arts Minneapolis
    - The Fitzgerald Theatre - St. Paul

    - The Lutsen Lodge Ski Resort – Lutsen

    - The St. Paul River Center – St. Paul

    - Grand Casino Hinkley

    - Big Top Chitaquwa – Washburn, WI

    - Harriet Island - St. Paul River Fest

    - St. Anthony Main - Minneapolis
    - The Southern Theatre - Minneapolis

    - Giants Ridge Ski Resort - Biwabik

    - Peavy Plaza - Minneapolis 

    - Heart & Soul Festival - Minneapolis
    - Uptown Art Festival – Minneapolis

    - Mayo Convention Center - Rochester
    - The Yellow Tree Theatre - Minneapolis

     - The Pioneer Theatre - St. Cloud
    - The Paramount Theatre - St. Cloud

    - The Homes Theatre – Detroit Lakes
    - The State Theatre – Zumbrota


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