Senior Shows

Book it!The Finest in Nursing Home Music Entertainment from Rob Fletcher

Here’s the overview of Rob Fletcher’s Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows. Descriptions of each senior show are below as well as senior show past testimonials, senior music song examples and nursing home entertainment locations.

    • The Sinatra Sound
    • Happy Harmonica Hour
    • Tribute to Male Singers
    • Classic Country
    • Remembrance: A Musical Tribute to America’s Veterans
    • Brazil! Bossa Nova
    • Shag Easy Listening Duo
    • Viva Las Elvis
    • Duets
    • Rat Pack Comeback: Frank & Dean Together Again
    • Feelin’ Groovy: Simon & Garfunkel Tribute
    • Two of Us Beatles Duo
  • Harmaniacs Harmonica Band

Fly Me to the Moon – The Sinatra Sound (Rob’s most popular senior music show!)

Start spreadin’ the news!  The Sinatra Sound features the greatest songs ever sung by ‘Ol Blue Eyes.  Your residents will sing and reminisce along with these uplifting songs of their youth.

Choose which Sinatra Sound format is right for you:

    • Rob sings and accompanies himself on guitar
    • Rob sings backed by recordings of authentic Sinatra big band arrangements
  • (Most popular) First half of show is with guitar, second half is with big band

Toast of the Town (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Rob Fletcher sings timeless standards from the Great American Songbook from the 20s to the 50s accompanying himself on electric jazz guitar and chromatic harmonica. Toast of the Town focuses on upbeat songs that everyone knows and loves that are perfect for all to sing and clap along with.

Happy Harmonica Hour (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Explore the fun and happy world of the harmonica with Rob Fletcher! Rob plays every variety of harmonica you can imagine, from the little diatonic harmonica to the deep-sounding bass harmonica to the two-foot long ‘harmonster’ chord harmonica!

Tribute to the Male Singers (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Rob performs the Great American Songbook songs of the greatest male singers of all time! You’ll hear the most beloved songs by Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, Dean Martin, Andy Williams, Sammy Davis Jr., Nat King Cole and more!

Classic Country (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Relive the golden age of country stars from the 50s to the 70s, from Glen Campbell to Willie Nelson to Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, John Denver, Merle Haggard, Kenny Rogers, the hits of Rick Nelson, the Bellamy Brothers, Johnny Paycheck, and more!

Remembrance: A Musical Tribute to America’s Veterans (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Remembrance is a remarkable collection of patriotic songs from America’s past. Performed by the author of Remembrance: A Tribute to America’s Veterans, Rob can also give a short talk about the history of the songs and the different wars. Perfect for a large veteran population and especially popular around Memorial Day, Independence Day and Veterans Day.

Brazil! (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Girl From Ipanema with sultry bossa novas sung in Portuguese and English and learn the story of this lovely music born on the beaches of Rio.

For Special Occasions (Parties, Picnics, Holiday parties)

Shag – Rob and Laura vocal harmonies (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Do you love all those light and easy favorites from the 70s and 80s? Rob and Laura cheerily perform easy listening songs sprinkled with romantic favorites from the Great American Songbook. Shag features Rob Fletcher on guitar and vocals and Laura Herbert on the electric bass and vocals.  Rob and Laura are known for their vocal harmonies, as well as their infectious sense of light-heartedness and fun.  Shag is just the right blend of smooth, easy listening enjoyment and upbeat, make-you-smile entertainment.

Viva Las Elvis! (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Rob’s high-energy Elvis show features the greatest hits and moves of the King accompanied by authentic backing tracks.

Duets (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Rob and Laura perform the greatest duets of all time – Sonny and Cher, Johnny Cash and June Carter, Frank and Nancy Sinatra, Diana Ross and Lionel Richie, Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton, Roberta Flack and Donnie Hathaway, Tony Bennett and K.D. Lang, and more!

Rat Pack Comeback: Frank & Dean Together Again (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

All the great songs, all the great jokes and all the fun cut-up antics of the Rat Pack come to life when Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin come back for one more show just for you!

Feelin’ Groovy: Simon and Garfunkel Tribute (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

This duo not only sounds like Simon and Garfunkel, they look like Simon and Garfunkel! Eric Weld and Rob Fletcher sing those beautiful harmonies and play guitar and piano just the way you remember it.

Two of Us: Beatles Duo (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Rob and Lou sing Beatles classics with harmonies, and add in two guitars and lots of harmonicas into the mix!

Harmaniacs Harmonica Band (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Carrying on the tradition of harmonica bands that were wildly popular in the 40s and 50s, the Harmaniacs are a unique and dynamic harmonica trio (chord harmonica, bass harmonica and chromatic harmonica). Performing an array of music from jazz to oldies, the Harmaniacs leave their audiences both dazzled and ready for more!

Nursing Home Entertainment & Senior Shows for the Holidays

A Swingin’ Sinatra Christmas

Ring-a-ding-jingle bells! Sing along with the Sinatra Sound on the classic ‘A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra’ album and more Sinatra holiday classics.

A Winter Wonderland With Johnny Mathis, Andy Williams, Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra

Sing along to the greatest holiday hits from the beloved Christmas albums of these classic singers.

Elvis Blue Christmas

Elvis has entered the building…in time for the holidays! Viva Las Elvis performs everyone’s favorite holiday songs from the ‘Elvis Christmas Album’, the best-selling holiday album of all time!

Elvis Elves (duo show)

Lord and Lady Elvis perform a very special holiday show. Two great Elvis impersonators, Lady Elvis (featured in AOL News and BBC Mundo), New England’s only female Elvis-impersonator, and Viva Las Elvis have teamed up to perform the King’s greatest holiday classics. The grand finale can be Lord and Lady Elvis handing out gifts while wearing elf ears!

About Rob Fletcher’s Senior Shows

Rob Fletcher’s dynamic vocals, guitar and harmonicas has been delighting senior nursing home throughout New England for over a decade.  His upbeat and entertaining senior shows always get people singing, clapping and having a good time. Residents and activity directors describe Rob’s nursing home entertainment shows as, “charismatic, compassionate, warm, energetic, infectious, youthful exuberance, seasoned performer”. Rob Fletcher has received Hospice training, has worked with bereavement groups, has been the featured vocalist in the Vermont Jazz Center Big Band and has a degree in jazz guitar performance. 

Recent Senior Music Show Entertainment Testimonial

“Thank you all for joining us and making it another day to remember. Your music is always wonderful and loved by all. We can’t wait to have you join us next every and hopefully many years in the future!

Thank you again for everything!”

– Activities Coordinator, Brattleboro Senior Center

“You did a great job, yesterday, with our seniors.”

– Kerry Ouimette, Program Coordinator, South Hadley Council on Aging

“Thank you so much for helping make the day fun and enjoyable! Everyone is still talking about how much they enjoyed the music as well as the humor. I would love to have you attend again in 2019! Thank you for the amazing day!”

– Sarah Clark, Activities Coordinator, Brattleboro Senior Center

“It was such a pleasure to have you here on Saturday.  I’ve already heard from some who came and they had a wonderful time.  One told me she didn’t expect to enjoy it because she doesn’t like Sinatra, and she had a blast!  Another, I think I mentioned, said he thought you were better that Sinatra.”

“I loved the way you read the audience and engaged them in the music; a tribute to your professionalism.  I also enjoyed the music, the Sinatra trivia and our conversation afterwards.”

“As to working with you, that was also a pleasure.  I appreciate your promptness, your gentle reminders and your obvious joy in what you do.  Your music is a labor of love. Thank you so much!”

-Heather Tower, Director, Council on Aging, Northfield, MA

Testimonials From Past Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows

“Just wanted to thank you for taking the time to sing for our participants.  They loved you!  So many were singing along with you – just a very nice program you put on.  Are you available in the future? Thank you again.”

-Nancy Grigas, Activities Coordinator, Summit Eldercare

“The residents loved your show and I hope we can have you back again to entertain us soon!”

-Beth Jones, Director of Activities , Center for Extended Care at Amherst

“Rob Fletcher’s engaging personality can get an entire room full of people to join in singing – even if they don’t usually do so.  His warm, caring, easy-going personality is a tremendous asset and enhances every bereavement retreat with which he has assisted.”

-Karen Allen, Director, Paul Newman’s Hole in the Wall Gang Camp

“Shag was absolutely fantastic. Everybody is still talking about it!” -Phil D, radio personality and owner of WIZZ Radio

“Starting a high-end community variety show with the Harmaniacs was sheer bliss. There are lots of harmonica players, but few who accomplish anything close to the Harmaniacs. Excellent technique, gorgeous old time instruments and a sense of showmanship that brings you back to an era when live performance really mattered.” – Bob Cilman, Director Northampton Arts Council and Young@Heart Chorus

“Rob is an entertainer whose wide smile and deep soul seep through every bit of his music.”

–       Emily Bundschuh, Assistant Director, Harvard Alumni Association

Quotes From Residents From Past Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows

“You make a long day short.”

“My mother has Alzheimer’s and she doesn’t respond to much, but she was tapping her feet to your music, thank you!”

“Thank you!  It was nice to sing the songs I grew up with.  It brought back memories.”

“You guys sound terrific.  I hope you come back soon.”

“Your music really brightened the day.”


Song Examples Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows

Sinatra Sound (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Fly Me to the Moon, The Way You Look Tonight, Come Fly With Me, Summer Wind, Strangers in the Night, Pennies from Heaven, That’s Life, You Make Me Feel So Young

Toast of the Town (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Cheek to Cheek, Moon River, Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams, Just the Way You Are, Night and Day, Lady is a Tramp, Unforgettable, Young At Heart

Shag (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Girl From Ipanema, What a Wonderful World, Our Love is Here to Stay, Moon River, Sea of Love, Muskrat Love, Never My Love, Blue Bayou, I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm

Harmaniacs (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

On the Sunny Side of the Street, Sentimental Journey, Georgia On My Mind, Tennessee Waltz, Besame Mucho, Mood Indigo, Shadow of Your Smile, Caravan

Happy Harmonica Hour (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

Beer Barrel Polka, When You Wish Upon a Star, Old Cape Cod, All of Me, Peg O’ My Heart, Can’t Help Falling in Love, In a Sentimental Mood, Stars Fell on Alabama

Remembrance (Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show)

God Bless America, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Dixie, When Johnny Comes Marching Home, Soldier’s Joy, Nearer My God to Thee, Rally Round the Flag, Apple Blossom Time

Looking to book senior nursing home entertainment music shows in your area?

Here are locations Rob Fletcher’s Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows will perform. Don’t see your location here? Let us know and we’ll add you to the growing list of where Rob Fletcher’s Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Show has performed!

Massachusetts Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows MA

Amherst MA

Athol MA

Easthampton MA

Fitchburg MA

Greenfield MA

Holyoke MA

Lenox MA

Leominster MA

North Adams MA

Northampton MA

Pittsfield MA

Springfield MA

Worcester MA

Connecticut Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows CT

Hartford CT

Vermont Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows VT

Bennington VT

Brattleboro VT

New Hampshire Senior Nursing Home Entertainment Music Shows NH

Keene NH