What Critics Say…

“It is apparent he not only loves, but better, understands the music that he’s chosen to present here. His piano work is flawless and would surely stand on its own as an evening’s entertainment. Enthusiasm is a highly overused word, but in this case it’s appropriate. Each song is presented simply, directly, honestly, and with great elan.”

“…the immensely talented Fred Miller…”

“Miller’s musical talent and sheer enthusiasm are unsurpassed.”

“It’s Miller, obviously entranced by the songs, who is…able to communicate that spirited American energy between low and high brow.”

“It’s wonderful to have someone like Fred Miller in the area.”

What Audiences Say…

“What a wonderful time everyone had at your Irving Berlin program! You have a wonderful presentation style: your articulation, use of the sound system, the piano accompaniment, and your easy familiarity with the material all made for a delightful afternoon. But what put your program in the Best-show-we’ve-ever-seen-here category was your obvious love for what you do, and that indefiniable attribute which I can only call your artistry.”

“Endless thanks to our number one superstar!”

“Fred, it was so inspiring. They loved you.”

“It is hoped that the standing ovation you received today was sufficient reward for an outstanding performance. What amazes me is that you presented about fifty songs and never looked at a note or a word of music! You are not only a talented musican but a dedicated music historian as well.”

“What a terrific program – and very well received. I got nothing but thanks and appreciation.”

“A heartfelt thank you for your expertise and for sharing your tremendous knowlege & enthusiasm. We enjoyed it heaps!”

“Please add one more rave review from our group. Your performance was as informing as it was entertaining!”

“Thank you so much for…bringing us sunshine inside and out!”

“Another triumph!”

“On behalf of the College please accept our appreciation for your program tribute to George & Ira Gershwin. You are a gifted lecturer as well as musician. Many thanks for sharing your talents with us.”

“Your Americana performance was just pure delight. With all the applause and a standing ovation it was obvious that we enjoyed every minute.”

“The program by Fred Miller last night was FABULOUS, WONDERFUL, EXTRAORDINARY!”

“I have to tell you, it was much more than we expected. What a joy!! What a delight!! What a wonderful pick-me-upper!!”

“You warmed our hearts, rolled back the years to a great time we thought would always be there-and gave each of us a memorable afternoon.”

“We had such a great time at your Show Boat Lecture-in-Song. Your love for this music is obvious. I gained a new pleasure in it due to your performance. Thanks for a splendid afternoon!”

“You obviously spend a great deal of time researching the lives of these great artists and that coupled with your warmth made for a most enjoyable morning.”

“What a one-man, all-star performance! You are an incredible artist.”

“Dear Maestro: It was absolutely splendid-as always.”

“Typical Fred Miller–comprehensive, smooth, full of information, surprises and fun.”

“I just want to re-state that you–as producer-director-singer-researcher and one-man orchestra–are our Main Music Man. Long may you produce and perform!”

“I loved your presentation, your interpretation, your easy piano playing and your Lecture. You do such a fine job with such great respect for the people you talk about. Thanks for a lovely evening of song.”

“…you were brought up at our last formal resident council board meeting…our very critical residents just LOVE you and think that you are clearly the best entertainer around. Just thought you should know.”

“Bravo! Magnificent! A true feeling of nostalgia”

“It put me in a holiday mood. Now I’ll go home and write my Christmas cards to send to Europe.”