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Trey & the Tritones is a stylish band for all occasions specializing in wedding receptions, galas, dinner & dance evenings, corporate events, and private parties. Since 1992 this band has been entertaining audiences of all ages with their personality, professionalism, and wide variety of dance music. From Jazz, Swing, Ballroom, and Sinatra-style classics to Disco, Motown, Country, Classic Rock, and current Pop, their variety will ensure a full dance floor and an event to remember. Whether you desire quiet, classy music to set the mood for your cocktail hour and dinner or fun, upbeat party tunes for your late night dancing, this band of professional musicians will play the crowd and keep all your guests involved. With years of experience, attention to detail, and a vibrant personality, Trey interacts with the crowd, emcees your activities, and helps keep your party flowing smoothly.

This versatile band was voted "Best Way to Visit A Musical Era" in 2008 and "Best Party Band" in 2010 by the readers and staff of Fort Worth, Texas Magazine. Because of their wide variety of music, Trey & the Tritones regularly entertains for theme parties and dances. In addition to almost every major hotel, private club, and country club in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, they have performed for clients in Chicago, Houston, Missouri, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico and Disney World in Orlando, Florida. They have shared the stage with such international stars as Robert Earl Keen, Marty Stuart, Eddy Raven, and the original Paul & Paula.

From the stylish quartet to the energetic 10-piece band with horns, Trey & the Tritones can provide the live music for any event.

For more information, please contact Trey.

Pete Miller on Bass
Pete has enjoyed a successful career in both live performance and recording. With extensive touring over the years, he has had the opportunity of sharing the stage with a number of musical greats including The Temptations, Gladys Knight, Beach Boys, Faith Hill, LeAnn Rimes, and Garth Brooks. Recording credits cover a wide range of musical styles and projects such as albums for various artists, and jingles for TV and radio.
Brent Dacus on Drums:
Having been a drummer for 35 years, Brent has worked with major artists such as Lacy J. Dalton, Red Steagall, Rich Little, Betty Buckley and Reba McEntire. He is a regular in the pit orchestra at Bass performance Hall for Casa Manana Productions and enjoys a busy schedule of studio session work. Brent's performance credits include appearances on Austin City Limits and at Carnegie Hall.
Roland Elbert on Keys
Since the 1970's, Roland has been an A-list pianist and keyboardist for social events and recording sessions in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. He has written, arranged and performed on radio and television commercials for such clients as American Airlines, Whataburger, Coors and Neiman-Marcus. He received his Bachelors' and Masters' degrees in music composition from the University of North Texas.
Rusty Hayley on Lead Guitar & background vocals
Rusty has toured with national act The Shoppe as well as having shared the stage with such artists as Chuck Berry, Hank Williams Jr., Terri Clark, and Merle Haggard. When he's not performing locally or doing session work, he performs on the Nascar circuit with the Jolie Holliday Band. Rusty has been in the music industry for 30 years.
Trey Gunter on vocals, sax, clarinet, and acoustic guitar
Trey formed Trey & the Tritones in 1992. An active composer, arranger, and songwriter, Trey has had many of his works performed and recorded. His 1994 country song, "Don't That Leave Memory Here" was nominated for the song of the year for the metroplex CMA. He has shared the stage with jazz artists Louis Bellson, Clark Terry, Jon Faddis, Tony Campisi, film composer Patrick Williams, country music legends Eddy Raven & Marty Stuart, and the original Paul & Paula from the 60's. In addition to performing, Trey is also a music educator. He is a member of the faculty at Texas Christian University where he teaches Music Theory, Ear-Training, and composition. He is also a clarinet and saxophone instructor for several local school districts.

Previous Clients

Deciding upon the music selection for your reception can be one of the most important decisions during your wedding planning stages. Whether you choose a DJ, a small group, or a large party band, the music sets the tone for your reception. It welcomes your guests as they enter and it determines the flow and mood of the evening. As you continue making your wedding reception plans, please consider the following:

From the photographer to the caterer, you will want only the highest quality professionals to help you create your special day. Your musical needs will require the same attention to detail. You will want experienced professionals who will be prompt, courteous, cooperative about the volume, and appropriately dressed. They should know how to introduce the bride and groom correctly, be able to accommodate special requests, and have your happiness as their first priority on that special day.

Your wedding day is going to be one of the most important and memorable days of your life. Your reception entertainment should be catered to your special desires and centered around you. Let Trey & The Tritones help create the wedding reception that you have always dreamed of.

Click on a yellow song title to hear an audio sample.

Oldies, 50's, 60's Motown, Disco, 70's, 80's, 90's Rat Pack, Swing, Big Band, Ballroom Vocals
Country, Classic Country, Western Swing Top 40, Pop, 90's, 2000's, and Today Jazz, Swing, Big Band, Ballroom Instrumentals Rock, Classic Rock, 60's, 70's, 80's

Dates & Times subject to change. Please contact Trey to confirm availability.

8.2.14
USA Dance Dallas 8:00 www.usadancedallas.org
8.3.14
Lost Oak Winery 6:00-9:30 www.lostoakwinery.com
8.7.14
Ridglea Country Club
8.9.14
Private Wedding
8.14.14
Ridglea Country Club
8.15.14
Private - Meals on Wheels Casino Night For tickets and info. www.mealsonwheels.org/mow/p-108.aspx
8.16.14
Private Wedding
8.20.14
Private
8.21.14
Ridglea Country Club
8.23.14
Private - Cool Night benefiting The Warm Place For tickets and info. www.thewarmplace.org
8.28.14
Ridglea Country Club
8.30.14
Private
9.5.14
CERA Ballroom dance www.timetodance.com
9.13.14
Private Fort Worth Opera Ball. For info. And tickets contact jen@fwopera.org or 1.877.FWOPERA
9.19.14
Petroleum Club of Fort Worth - member dinner/dance
9.20.14
Private Wedding
9.26.14
Private Wedding
9.27.14
Private party in Plainview, TX
10.2.14
Ridglea Country Club
10.3.14
Private
10.4.14
Private Wedding
10.9.14
Ridglea Country Club
10.11.14
Private Wedding
10.16.14
Ridglea Country Club
10.18.14
Private Wedding
10.23.14
Ridglea Country Club
10.24.14
Private
10.25.14
Private Wedding
10.30.14
Ridglea Country Club
11.1.14
Private Wedding
11.7.14
Private
11.8.14
Private Wedding
11.11.14
Private Luncheon
11.15.14
Private Wedding
11.21.14
Private
11.22.14
Private Wedding
12.1.14
Private
12.5.14
Private
12.6.14
Private Wedding
12.12.14
Private
12.13.14
Private
12.16.14
Private
12.19.14
Private Wedding
12.20.14
Private
12.21.14
Private party in Houston, TX
12.27.14
Private Wedding
12.31.14
New Year's Eve Mira Vista Country Club

For availability, pricing, and booking information, please contact Trey.

817.614.2628
trey@tritones.com

“We can not thank you enough for making our celebration a PARTY! Everyone is still talking about how much fun they had. Everything was absolutely perfect! You are so extremely talented at what you do and you made our dreams come true! ” - Will & Kelly Greathouse

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“This band made the night! Trey did a great job playing all the songs we requested at appropriate times. We received countless compliments from the guests on how fun the band was. The band did a great job interacting with the crowd - everyone from our friends to my grandmother was dancing!” - Rachel & Kevin

“TREY & THE TRITONES WERE A HIT! Our wedding guests are still talking about how much fun they had. The dance floor was packed. Trey was very easy to work with?very responsive and thorough. I felt like I was his only client the whole time. He developed a beautiful atmosphere at the reception, from start to finish. He had great stage presence and was a great MC for the event, but was not overbearing. The horn section was definitely worth the splurge! SO thankful to have had Trey & the Tritones at our reception. What a treat it was!” - Bailey & Andrew

“Thank you for a great show at my daughter's reception. We had a perfect weekend celebration and your band helped us have a great time at the reception!” - Jeff Naquin, father of the bride

“Thank you for making my daughter's wedding a very special event. You emcee'd like you have known the bride and groom for years, and your sense of timing and audience mood was just something to watch. Your music made the night and we were just very pleased with how the whole thing turned out.

The bride and groom were just certain that no one their age would get near a dance floor and both were amazed how much fun they and their friends all had. ” - Russ Morton, father of the bride

“Thank you so much to you and your band for making Lindsay and Joe's reception such a fun and special evening! You were fantastic! You all really made the night! You were helpful, considerate, professional and knowledgeable about what to do to make the night run smoothly. We really appreciate your professionalism and talent!!!” - Courtney Ray (mother of the bride)

“Trey & the Tritones were absolutely wonderful! Everyone at our wedding loved them and they were very affordable for their caliber.” - Danielle & Paul

“Trey & the Tritones were easy to work with and a huge hit! Our guests raved about Trey and the band!” - Cara & Vic

“Trey and the Tritones was a highlight of our reception! Trey is phenomenal to work with - efficient, organized, and gracious. We received dozens of compliments on their beautiful music, and they learned a special song for our father/daughter dance.” - Kristin & Gabe

“Trey & the Tritones were amazing to work with, very responsive, and truly fantastic! Our wedding was in 2008 and people still tell me that the band was the best they had ever heard and that it was the highlight of the wedding. Everyone was dancing and had a great time. They made our wedding so enjoyable and memorable!” - Bradie & Stephen

“THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU for facilitating the best night of our lives. Our friends have not stopped talking about how AMAZING you all were, and we couldn't agree more! You made the night unforgettable. We are so honored to have had you as a part of our wedding, and we are so grateful for you! Thank you, from the bottom of our hearts, for such an amazing performance!” - Crawford & Mary Clay Gupton

“You exceeded all of our expectations. It was just completely amazing and perfect! Thank you for making our night.” - Mary Conditt (mother of he bride)

“The dinner music selections were just right and the fun dance music had our guests dancing the night away!” - Lisa Smith (mother of the bride)

“Great job at the Opera Gala! You are terrific, the band sounds great, the charts are outstanding and everything is very entertaining. I love to hear a versatile group like yours performing on such a very high level. Bravo!” - John Giordano, Music Director Emeritus of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra

“We can't thank you enough for your wonderful entertainment at our daughter's wedding wedding!!! The guests loved you and your band, and everyone had a great time dancing to your music! The whole evening was so much fun, and thanks to you, was a great success!” - Sonja Rutherford (mother of the bride)

“I wanted to send you a BIG Thanks for all of your hard work, patience and amazing entertainment!!!!! You blew my expectations and wowed all the guests! Everyone commented on how fun the band was! You guys are so good and I think it showed as the dance floor was packed the whole night!” - Jill Johnson

“I want to tell you how fantastic you and the band were at Leah and David's wedding reception. I loved it, they loved it, everyone loved it! It was wonderful to work with you. The way in which you worked with us throughout the planning and the completion put our minds totally at ease. We got so many compliments from our guests about how super you all were. ” - Teresa Killebrew (mother of the bride)

“You did it again! Thank you so much for making Dancing With The Frogs, Season Two a total hit! Every musical detail was spot on and truly made the event that much more special.” - Carrie Moore, Donor Relations, Texas Christian University

“Thank you to you and your fabulous musicians for making our event a success! People are still talking about how much fun the had listening and dancing to the music. You are the best!” - Connie Blake, C.R.E.W. Fort Worth

“You and your band were instrumental in the overall success of our event! You were the perfect master of ceremonies and the music and dancing were enjoyed by all in attendance. Thank you for the extra efforts made by you and your band members.” - Barbara Fife, C.R.E.W. Fort Worth

“Perfection! You have a delightful stage presentation, your eyes light up as you sing, and you have great eye contact with the audience. Your musicality is incredible and you and your band far exceeded our expectations! Thank you for making my daughter's reception an event to remember!” - Donna Baker

“You and your band were fantastic! We had so many people comment that you were the best band that they have heard in Fort Worth. Thank you for making it so much fun.” - Andrea Rankin

“What a wonderful band! You truly made Stephanie and Jon's wedding special. All of our guests had a ball!” - Ken & Lenette Slovak (parents of the bride)

“We can not thank you enough for the amazing performance you and your band put on for Brandy & Jake's reception! There was not one person who, at some point, was not on the dance floor!” - Sheila Brewster (mother of the bride)

“Thank you for doing such a fantastic job keeping everyone on their feet at our wedding. You definitely exceeded expectations!” - Brandy Scwartz

“You guys are a spectacular band and I always enjoy working with you!” - Jennifer Cano, Director of Catering, Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

“You were a huge hit at my daughter's reception. The band made the evening truly memorable not just for the bride and groom, but for all the guests. Everyone had so much fun and you kept the party going. Your professionalism and service, attention to detail, and of course musical talent are exceptional!” - Elizabeth Yeargain, mother of the bride

“It was awesome working with you. Your band is superb and so wonderful to work with!” - Ashley Blumberg, Eclipse Entertainment

“We are so blessed to have you. You and your band are amazing and you absolutely make the party!” - Diane Stow, Associate publisher Fort Worth, Texas Magazine

“You are an absolute joy to work with and always put on a first-class performance!” - Kat Diggs, Event Manager, Big Brothers Big Sisters

“It is such a pleasure to host a party with such a professional band.” - Ed Woodard, Jr.

“Thank you for the beautiful music you played at my daughter's wedding reception. You played all kinds of music and the dance floor was full at all times.” - Margaret Symonds

“Everyone absolutely loved you! I have heard nothing but positive comments. You are fabulous at reading and moving with the tempo of the event from start to finish. You kept the crowd very happy on the dance floor! Thank you again for such a wonderful evening. You are the best!” - Gina Yates, Director of Events, Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Texas

“Thank you for such a great evening at my daughter's wedding. You all are very talented and blessed in performing and you provided a great memory for my family.” - Michelle Henson

“We were simply blown away by your performance at our wedding. We had such a wonderful time at our reception and we have you to thank. Our guests were delighted by your music and the atmosphere you created. Dinner was charming and relaxing while the dancing was upbeat and rockin'! You created exactly what we wanted for our wedding reception! Thank you, thank you!” - Alan & Christine Killibrew

“We were totally blown away by T&T, they played amazing music at our reception, had everyone on the dance floor (even guests who don't dance) and I don't think there was a guest we had that didn't love what they did. They provided the wedding ceremony music as well and it was perfect. Dinner music was excellent and many of our guests didn't believe us that it was only one band the entire evening. They are a very versatile band and were able to provide the jazzy music we wanted for dinner and the perfect music for the lounge. It was worth every penny to bring them to Cabo San Lucas for our wedding!” - Jill & Ryan

“Thank you for making our party a success. You always do a great Job!” - Hal Brown, Editor and Publisher, Fort Worth, Texas Magazine

“Thank you for such a perfect reception. You guys really made the party and kept the fun flowing!” - George & Nancy Carefoot

“Thanks for everything at our reception! Everyone loved you. Thanks so much for making our night so fun!” - Blake & Tyler

“We had nothing but positive feedback about you. You're a class act all the way!” - Beverly Bowden,
First Command Financial Services, Inc.

“You all do a great job and we love having you here - you're so easy to work with. ” - Anna Shaw,
Reata restaurant

“Thanks for the awesome performance at our reception. You were a huge hit. It truly was a magical night, and your professionalism and talent was worth every penny!” - Dominic and Mindy Del Biaggio

“You and your band were absolutely amazing! We have heard nothing but fantastic compliments about the band. Thank you for all of your help at our wedding!” - Sheridan & Chris

“Thank you for playing at my daughter's reception. Everyone was so impressed with your band. I don't think I ever saw the dance floor empty. You truly made the reception everything we wanted it to be.” - Amy McMichael

“Thank you for making our daughter's wedding reception just perfect! We have had so many compliments on your band.” - Jan Dawson

“I wanted to express my sincere appreciation to you and your wonderful band for the magnificent performance at my wife's birthday party. Your music was presented wonderfully and was most entertaining and enjoyed by everyone.” - Kirk Zimmer

“You guys did an incredible job at our wedding. All of our guests raved about the band! Thank you for helping to make our night special. ” - Mr. and Mrs. Dan Reilley

“As I have planned several events before, I know the importance of setting the right mood. Everyone loved the band playing as they entered the event. I have received many, many compliments on the event and I believe all of the credit goes to you, as the band was outstanding! Thanks for a fabulous evening!!!” - Linda Whitehead
Trinity Valley School Parents Association

“You guys were great. We still get compliments about the band. Thanks again for a great wedding reception.” - Scott & Sarah Settle

“You guys were great! I have already had many requests to have you back and many compliments on how terrific you were. Everyone had a great time thanks to you and the band!” - Dale Power-Wells
Executive Director
NNFA - Southwest

“We want to once again express our appreciation to you for being a part of our daughter's weding reception. The music was outstandining both in quality and variety. Everyone enjoyed the dancing! Your band is wonderful!” - Nick & Ginny Macchiarolo

“You were 'all and more' that your press clippings said you were. Thanks for making Paul and Paula look good. Can't wait to be with you again some time. If we ever need a band in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, we know the best. ” - Ray Hildebrand & Jill Jackson
(the original Paul & Paula who had the #1 hit “Hey Paula” in 1963)

“Thank you so much for your perfect performance at our wedding reception. It was absolutely exactly what I wanted and it really was a dream come true. Thank you for being such a special part of our very big day.” - Shannon Lange

“Thanks so much for traveling to Orlando and playing for our wedding. You guys were a hit with everyone....all of my family and friends are still raving about you! I think I could have danced all night long. Thank you so much for making our wedding reception absolutely perfect and so memorable.” - David & Abby Clemmer

“Thank you, thank you, thank you. The reception was great because of you guys. Everybody was so impressed with the music and you. ” - Delane Jackson

“Thanks so much to you and your band for making our wedding extra special! We keep hearing from all of our friends how much fun they had and how much they enjoyed the music. Thanks for learning the extra songs for us, they were the perfect touch to the evening. You guys were awesome!” - Luke & Kimberly Spring

“EVERYONE has commented on how FABULOUS the band was...including me. You gave me exactly what I asked for. Plus, it gave me and all those at the reception a time to remember. Thank you so very much. ” - Matt & Karen Ball

“Your band was fantastic and it made our party so much fun. You adapted the music to the crowd and to the timing of the evening. We heard from everyone how much they enjoyed the group and you could see that the dance floor was full.” - Jane & David Taylor

“....the best band I have ever heard at a wedding.” - Melinda
Bonnell's Restaurant

“Trey and the Tritones ... their quality of presentation and their range of music selections are absolutely fantastic. I've used them for years and all in attendance speak highly of them.” - Ray Griffith
President of Granite Financial Services

“Trey & the Tritones brought elegance and class to our wedding reception. They played music appealing to all ages, and were willing to accommodate our special requests!” - Jon & Juli Hill

“Trey and the Tritones made a our wedding day the most memorable event of our lives by performing at our reception.” - Pat & Glen Bullard

“We have never had an empty dance floor when Trey & the Tritones are playing. It seems that all age groups love their music. If you want a successful gathering, Trey & the Tritones should be playing.” - Jerry Wyatt
President of Ag-Related Services Inc.

“Trey and the Tritones made for a wonderful reception! They were extremely easy to work with and very professional. All of our guests loved their music and still comment on how much fun they had dancing and listening!” - Courtney and Ian Morfeld

“Trey and the Tritones played for our first anniversary party. There were people of very different age groups and walks of life and everyone enjoyed the music because of the wide range of styles. People are still talking about how great it was and how much fun they had. We go to hear them play every chance we get.” - Ben & Margie Myers

“I have used Trey & the Tritones at many events including several Christmas parties, a company open house, and my parent's 50th anniversary party. What I like about them most is their versatility and audience appeal.” - Tamara Goode

“In the 15 years of organizing PDA Inc. Christmas parties, I have never heard more expressions of pleasure. I Look forward to more parties with your band.” - Brenda Richtie
PDA Inc.

“Trey and the Tritones played for our 35th class reunion and it was the best party we have ever had. The variety of music was great and the dance floor was full on every song. A superbly entertaining band.” - Teela Hurt

“The most professional, talented, polite band I could have hoped for on my wedding day. With guests ranging in age from 15 to 80 years old I was so pleased to see everyone enjoying the music and dancing the night away. I fell in love with them at my sister's wedding and had to have them for my own wedding - they were just as perfect, just as professional and such a delight for the whole process.” - Wilson & Diane Row

“I have had the great pleasure of being able to book Trey & the Tritones for the last 7 years. In that time I have heard nothing but the greatest praise for their talent and diversity.” - Pattie Bennett
Manager of Volunteer Services, Baylor-All Saints Medical Center

“I have been to several events where Trey & the Tritones were playing and have hired them as a dance band for the Fort Worth Swing Dance Syndicate. They are a very versatile, friendly, and talented group that can cater to the client's needs with the many styles of music in their repertoire. One of the things I like best is that they do not play at a deafening volume.” - Jerry Smith
Vice President, Ft. Worth Swing Dance Syndicate

“You guys were unbelievable at our wedding! It was the best party ever and you guys made it all happen.....it was the most wonderful dream come true!” - Matt & Olga Wharton

“You and your band did a fabulous job at Matt & Olga's wedding. You guys were awesome and made the party a huge success!” - Mandy Phalen
Wedding Coordinator Designing-Events.com

“What a great experience it was working with you at the Heiner- Keyes wedding. You were really a hit and I've heard so many comments about how much people enjoyed your style and great personality.” - Nan Mullen
Wedding Coordinator

“we enjoyed you and your band immensely. Thanks for putting on a great show and for taking care of all the details. I will highly recommend you.” - Robert Gotcher
Director of Entertainment
CEC Entertainment Concepts, L.P.

“We thoroughly enjoyed having you guys be a part of our wedding day. Thanks for getting everyone out on the floor dancing!” - Darren & Julia Keyes