CRAIG HEESCH, TV Co-host and recording artist, is one of the exceptional voices and performers of our time and one of the last crooners of our time.
KNRY Jazz authority Johnny Adams wrote, "Not since David Allen, Frank Sinatra, or Buddy Greco have I been so impressed with a vocalist.”
His first two single releases on Overland Records, “The Girl With the Golden Hair” and ”Don’t Go Away”, composed and performed by Craig, were featured in Jayne Mansfield's final movie "Single Room, Furnished."
Jim Pike, founder and lead singer of The Lettermen, himself holder of nine gold albums and five Grammy nominations, co-produced Craig’s new album and said of him, "Seldom does a voice like Craig’s come along.”
After Craig signed with "American Jazz Records he was encouraged by the great Mel Torme to record his American standards album, "From Out of the Wings".
The album became a contender for 4 Grammy nominations and continues to thrill listeners.
Craig has delighted national and international audiences. He was invited to South Korea as a featured guest artist with the famous Seoul Pops Orchestra.
He and his pianist/music director Dan Waldis headlined at LA’s premier Jazz Supper Club, Sterling’s Upstairs (at Vitello's), and have performed successfully both in large concert venues and intimate settings including New York's famous Lincoln Center.
Hollywood critic Don Grigware wrote a flattering review of their performance at Sterling's Upstairs. To read the review, click on "Custom" above.
Craig has also excelled in a second successful career as a Certified Masters Level Golf Professional. For many years, he has coached professionals on the PGA, LPGA, and Senior PGA tours.
As co-host and co-producer of the national television show ”The ClubHouse”, he performed dual roles as vocalist and golf instructor, coaching guest celebrities such as Tim Conway,The Gadlin Brothers and well known sports figures.
To hear Craig's music, click on "Songs" above.
For details on our new show, click on "News" above.