SheilaMark

SheilaMark

SheilaMark

This is SheilaMark!  

We are performers in many genres!

Our bands are:

SheilaMark Band

The SheilaMark Band are a quartet of performers including: Mark Hamza on Hammond organ, Sheila Stratton, vocals and Rick Statsman, drums. They play great blues, classic rock, 60’s and 70’s music and popular music of today.  We have performed on the Community Concert series at Shawnee Inn and resort, Shawnee on Delaware, PA many times.  We also were the featured artist on the Home Grown Concert Series on WVIA Radio and we performed at the Celebration for the Arts (COTA) in Delaware Water Gap.  Our band is ever expanding the set lists with new to us Blues, Rock and popular songs.   

 

SheilaMark Duo

 

SheilaMark, the duo is now performing at local Senior Assisted living facilities and we find that the audiences there are just wonderful. The duo is additionally playing a pubs and restaurants on a regular basis. The duo consists of Mark on the accordion and Sheila as the vocalist. We play songs from the 1920’s to present day with an emphasis on the music of their and our lives. These also include Polkas, Waltzes and Tangos.

 

Mark Hamza, Solo accordion

Mark has been performing the most of his life.  He started playing accordion at 8 years of age.  He has performed all over Europe, US, Canada.  He plays many types of music, World Music, Blues, Jazz, Classic Rock!

Great Swamp Dixieland Band

 

Great Swamp Blues Band and Great Swamp Dixieland Band are Hammond organ driven Jazz, Blues and Dixieland bands.  Mark Hamza, plays the Hammond organ with a whole contingent of amazing musicians to complete the band.

 

Apple Strudel Gang

An authentic German Polka band with Mark Hamza as the leader.  We play original German Polkas, Waltzes, Tangos and Marches that get your audience up and dancing.  The band has performed at many oktoberfests in NJ, NY and in PA including the ArtsQuest Oktoberfest 2012 at the Steelstacks in Bethlehem, Wurstfest, Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, PA and German Heritage Festival, Erie, PA.  Instrumentation includes accordion, vocals/boombas, clarinet, trumpet, drums and trombone.  

 

CelticMoon Duo and Band

CelticMoon is an Irish/Celtic band that has performed at many highland games, Celtic festivals, pubs, weddings and family gatherings.  We are Sheila Stratton, vocals/bodhran, Mark Hamza, accordion and for the four piece band we have a drummer and guitarist or fiddle player.

Sheila has been a Celtic/Irish singer for over 20 years with a great deal of her experience in the international Irish music scene in the Buffalo/Niagara Falls NY area, Ontario Canada and in Dublin, Ireland.