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An upcoming world-wide broadcast in celebration of what would have been Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday will include Miami Shores Resident Lawrence Branchetti.
Branchetti believes that Sinatra’s voice is for all generations. Sinatra’s showmanship and artistry have remained unmatched since he began performing professionally in the 1930’s to his last recording 21 years ago. Branchetti was bestowed the honor and opportunity to perform alongside Frank Sinatra on the show performing great classics. Branchetti stated “this was truly a dream come true… one that I will always remember and cherish… what an opportunity and a Christmas gift. My best regards go out to the producer of the special broadcast”.
Branchetti is an Italian-American entertainer born of Italian decent in the quaint town of Aliquippa, just outside of Pittsburg. His family came out of the Abruzzo region of Italy, specifically Pescara, and Barrea. Branchetti sings the classic songs of Gershwin, Cole Porter, Henry Mancini, and Johnny Mercer in the style of Frank Sinatra. He has for many years given his personal time to support fund raising efforts and has proven himself to be a truly humane individual who has what it takes to set an example for Italian-Americans who want to carry on their proud tradition.
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Antropos in the World
Antropos in the World (Italian newspaper)
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Rome, Naples Italy
Lawrence Branchetti | A great international Italian/American artist
Mr. Branchetti is a great artist and son of Italian-American immigrants that carries the memory of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin music.
Branchetti has appeared in radio programs and international television. He is also supported by many of the Italian-American organizations in his carry on the memory of Frank Sinatra music. He has recorded more than 140 songs and is heard on 96 radio stations.
Lawrence Branchetti was born in the picturesque town of Aliquippa, near Pittsburgh, famous for being the birthplace of great athletes and musicians. Aliquippa, in fact, has produced legends like Mike Ditka, Tony Dorsett and Henry Mancini.
As a boy, Branchetti was musically influenced by her parents, artists like Sinatra, Bennett, Billy Eckstine, Nat King Cole, and others. This influence began to shape the musical career of Branchetti. For over 45 years Lawrence has toured across the United States of America, singing the songs of his mentors.
Branchetti, recently, it has been awarded by the Italian Sons and Daughters of Italian Americans, an endorsement to carry on the Frank Sinatra musical memory. He is also supported by the supremem Lodge " Transport Workers Union of America. TWU Local 568 which has endorsed his efforts to pursue his career as an artist.
Branchetti has also devoted his time to supporting fundraising events for community purposes and this has also been a credit to his Italian roots.
Lawrence Branchetti, nicknamed "The Golden Voice", in 2011 was awarded the Miami Award by the US Commerce Association (USCA), for "production and his vocal ability."
These awards and others are the years of the hard work and passion that characterized his artistic ability. Lawrence, has gained the admiration of our staff at Antropos in the World journalism, and of the Italian people.
Spotlight On Stage
By Eleanor Hannan | Spotlight On Stage | Hollywood, FL
THE ISDA NATIONAL CONVENTION AT HOLLYWOOD BEACH MARGARITAVILLE TO FEATURE LEGENDARY SINGER LAWRENCE BRANCHETTI
The 2016 National Convention of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America will be held at the brand new Margaritaville Resort on Saturday August 6 through Wednesday August 10, 2016, with many well planned events throughout the convention and installations, serving morning Breakfasts to Luncheons and Cocktails at 5 p.m. and delicious dinners at 7 p.m.
Larry is the only singer to have had the privilege to perform on radio with Frank Sinatra. He has taken on the responsibility to carry on the memory of Frank Sinatra’s music. He has appeared on local and international TV shows and has been considered as a regular with the Denny Farrell Big Band Show from Chicago. Larry is an American entertainer who also sings the classics songs of Gershwin, Cole Porter, Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer, and many other composers. When he performs, he transmits rich images of harmony, great warmth and a constant rapport with his audience, a gift capable of a truly great artist. Branchetti’s involvement and courage with his music and singing has become his trademark.
He performs songs that fit his emotional state, and gives new stature to lyrics, rhyme and phrasing. His multi-octave voice leaves audiences in awe, wanting more and more. Mr. Branchetti is not an impersonator. He is endorsed by many of the Italian-American organizations to carry on the memory of Frank Sinatra's music He has recorded more than 140 songs and is heard on 96 radio stations.
In addition to Branchetti, popular singing star John Ricci will be on hand with a voice to sweep you off your feet, with all your favorite songs, as well. For further information and tickets regarding the event, contact Angela Hughes at Italian Sons and Daughters of America, on line at orderisda.org, or call 1-800-457-4732. Tickets for the event are $125.00 adults and $40.00 children. Join the ISDA for an extra-ordinary enjoyable few days of an event to remember.
TWU Express - Spring 2016, Vol. 68, No. 1
TWU Express is an official publication of the Transport Workers Union of America
History has always been important to TWU: where we came from and what we have always stood for informs who we are today and our path forward.
In a more lighthearted vein, one retired TWU member has been out on the road celebrating another milestone. The end of 2015 saw the 100th anniversary of Frank Sinatra’s birth and Larry Branchetti of Local 568 has had the world on a string.
Brother Branchetti, a singer since the age of eight, had the honor of participating in a worldwide international radio broadcast in honor of Sinatra’s birth and called it “a dream come true.”
Branchetti is not an impersonator but sings the Great American Songbook in the style of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and others. To date he has recorded over 140 songs and his work is broadcast on radio stations across the country.
Our congratulations to Brother Branchetti!
The Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort boasts two tropical beachside pools complete with waterslides and a surfing simulator, a rooftop pool and bar, eight diverse dining settings, a signature spa, and plenty of family-friendly recreation and entertainment. Lawrence Branchetti, formerly of Aliquippa, PA, will be performing on Tuesday, August 9th from 8:00pm to 11:00pm. The Golden Voice. Lawrence Branchetti, has graced many stages through-out his professional career, surely it will be one special night of entertainment.
The nearby Hollywood Beach Broadwalk (just named one of America’s best Broadwalks by Travel & Leisure Magazine) offers plenty of shopping, nightlife, watersports and more. Also easily accessible are several world-class golf courses.
For booking information (including resort group rates), please contact Angela Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org or 412.261.3550.
Branchetti Featured in ISDA Lodge/Clubside News
Lawrence Branchetti was recently featured in the February 2016 issue of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America publication. Click below to read the full article.
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Frank Sinatra and Lawrence Branchetti Special Guest Singer
December 12th, 2015
"Remembering Frank 100 Years"
Celebrated one-hour World-Wide International Broadcast Musical Extravaganza on Frank Sinatra's music for his 100th Birthday. Frank Sinatra’s birthday will be celebrated with all-star singer/entertainer Lawrence Branchetti. Frank's voice is for all generations. His showmanship and artistry have remained unmatched since he began performing professionally in the 1930s to his last recording 21 years ago. Branchetti was bestowed the honor and opportunity to perform alongside Frank Sinatra on the show performing his great classics. Branchetti stated this truly a dream come true..."one that I will always remember and cherish... what an opportunity and a Christmas gift. My Best regards go out to the producer of the special broadcast".
Branchetti is an Italian/American entertainer born of Italian decent in the quaint town of Aliquippa, just outside of Pittsburgh. His family came from the Abruzzo region of Italy, specifically Pescara, and Barrea. Branchetti sings the classic songs of Gershwin, Cole Porter, Henry Mancini, and Johnny Mercer in the style of Frank Sinatra. He has for many years given his personal time to support fund raising efforts and has proven himself to be a truly humane individual who has what it takes to set an example for Italian/Americans who want to carry on their proud tradition.
Branchetti's courage, intensity and involvement with his music, and singing has become his trade mark. He performs songs that fit his emotional states and because of his concern with communicating, he brings and gives new stature to lyrics, rhyme and phrasing with an expressive interplay of words and notes than any performer of present day. Branchetti's multi-octave voice leaves audiences in wow!!!! the Miami Herald stated recently "Branchetti has the same snap, crackle and pizzazz as our ole beloved Blue Eyes."
Mr. Branchetti is not an impersonator. He is endorsed by many of the Italian-American Organizations to carry on the memory of Frank Sinatra's music. To date, he has recorded over 140 songs and is listened to on 96 radio stations around the America's. For more detailed information on Mr.Branchetti his web site is (www.branchetti.com).
Denny Farrell, is a Big Band Hall of Fame inductee and winner of the National Ballroom & Entertainment Association's award for his outstanding radio show, the Original Big Band Showcase.
Denny is one of Chicago's very own and has been rated as one of the top broadcasters in the country in this very distinctive format that combines Swing, Sweet, Dixieland and Jazz.
Denny's background is like a who's who in the Big Band/Jazz industry.
For more information on Mr. Farrell visit www.dennyfarrell.com.
SPOTLIGHT ON ENTERTAINMENT
LAWRENCE BRANCHETTI / THE GOLDEN VOICE
Page 2B South Florida Sun -Times/Thursday, Nov. 8, 2007
Article By: Eleanor Hannan
LAWRENCE BRANCHETTI ONE OF THE MOST POPULAR CELEBRITY SINGERS IN THE COUNTRY TO BENEFIT THE DOCTORS' CHARTER SCHOOL
Doctors Charter school of Miami Shores presents an "Evening in the courtyard" to benefit the students of the Charter School, on Friday November 16, from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For you listening pleasure, Lawrence Branchetti an award-winning, singer, who is recognized as one of the country's leading talented performers around, will perform the standards of some of the greatest artists such as Frank Sinatra, Bobby Darin, Michael Buble, Tony Bennett, Englebert Humperdink, Elvis Presley, and many many more.
Although Branchetti's passion for music started at a very young age, his voice grew extremely stronger as he matured. Branchetti's involvement with his music has become his trademark. His music gives new stature to lyrics, rhyme and phrasing, and his multi-octave voice astonishes audiences privileged to hear him. Branchetti has appeared on more nationally syndicated radio and TV shows, coast -to -coast, then possibly be mentioned in one article.
For reservations and information, call (305) 762-5175, tickets are $25.00 including wine, beverages, hors d'oeuvres, dessert and entertainment. The Doctors' Charter School is located at 11301 NW 5th Ave., Miami Shores. Mr. Branchetti is the official spokesperson for the Macular Degeneration Foundation.
U.S. Commerce Association Press Release
Lawrence Branchetti The Golden Voice Receives 2011 Miami Award
U.S. Commerce Association’s Award Plaque Honors the Achievement
NEW YORK, NY, October 20, 2011 -- Lawrence Branchetti The Golden Voice has been selected for the 2011 Miami Award in the Entertainment Production category by the U.S. Commerce Association (USCA).
The USCA "Best of Local Business" Award Program recognizes outstanding local businesses throughout the country. Each year, the USCA identifies companies that they believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and community.
Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2011 USCA Award Program focuses on quality, not quantity. Winners are determined based on the information gathered both internally by the USCA and data provided by third parties.
About U.S. Commerce Association (USCA)
U.S. Commerce Association (USCA) is a New York City based organization funded by local businesses operating in towns, large and small, across America. The purpose of USCA is to promote local business through public relations, marketing and advertising.
The USCA was established to recognize the best of local businesses
in their community. Our organization works exclusively with
local business owners, trade groups, professional associations,
chambers of commerce and other business advertising and marketing
groups. Our mission is to be an advocate for small and medium
size businesses and business entrepreneurs across America.
SOURCE: U.S. Commerce Association
I am pleased to announce that Lawrence Branchetti (The Golden Voice) has been selected for the 2011 Miami Award in the Entertainment Production category by the US Commerce Association (USCA).
I'm sure that your selection as a 2011 Award Winner is a reflection of the hard work of not only yourself, but of many people that have supported your business and contributed to the subsequent success of your organization. Congratulations on your selection to such an elite group of small businesses.
Senators & Government Officials
Senator Gene Atkinson of Pennsylvania
Senator John DeFrancisco of New York
Miami Dade Aviation Department
Testimonial for Branchetti's performance at a fundraiser for the United Way
City of North Miami Beach
Testimonial for Branchetti's performance at the Annual Italian Heritage Festival
Italian American Clubs & Other Organizations
Miami Elks 948 | The 948 Reporter, vol. 24 | No. 8
Larry Branchetti performed at Elkettes Book Review Luncheon on 11/13/2011
Italian Sons and Daughters of America
Sons of Italy in America
Testimonial for Branchetti's performance at the Installation Dinner Dance
Festa Italiana! Syracuse, NY
Miami Shores Masonic Lodge, Village Lodge #315
Letter of Appreciation from Lee E. Burgan thanking Lawrence Branchetti for his January 1989 performance at the Village Lodge.
Newspaper & Web Site Reviews
Beaver County Times, Thursday, November 3, 2011
Lawrence Branchetti Awarded Entertainment Production Award
America Speaks Out: 9/11 Benefit Concert
Benefit concert for the firefighters of Engine Co. 2 - Ladder Co. 13
Italian Week á la Prima at City Streets
A show that featured Branchetti and Sam Butera
The Miami Herald
New blue eyes will lead tribute to the Chairman of the Board
Gala Awards Show to Honor Sports Legend Mike Ditka
Branchetti will honor sports giant and legend Mike Ditka at the Las Vegas Hilton
The Florida Newspaper / Broward Happenings
Review of Branchetti's show at the Hilton, Las Vegas honoring Mike Ditka
A Tribute to Henry Mancini & Johnny Mercer
Branchetti is returning to the Las Vegas Hilton for a special tribute
The Times Online
Aliquippa native set to sing for the "Donald"
Encore at Shores Performing Arts Theater
A Tribute to Sinatra & Friends
Diario Las Americas
Presenta al Teatro Miami Shores "Un tributo a Frank Sinatra y sus amigos"
The Miami Herald
Sinatra tribute due an encore in Shores
Sinatra Tribute is Rescheduled
Following sell out shows in the summer, Branchetti is coming back to the Shores Theater
Larry Branchetti establishes himself as one of the greats