By Michael Schivo
~ Fred Hansen, organisation for the appearing Arts
I by no means knew the place this man used to be gonna appear. One time he confirmed up at a live performance i used to be selling and proceeded to take the degree on the holiday and announce his personal indicates. Chutzpah…that’s what he had!
~ Norman Cheney, Competing Rock Promoter
Lasting five many years within the live performance advertising enterprise is a milestone. His achievements are monstrous having confirmed himself to be the most prolific promoters in delicate Jazz, selling approximately each significant Jazz act in his a number of markets of best venues together with his mythical Jazz fairs in Nevada, California and Washington.
~ Cliff Gorov, All That Jazz
A guy and his tune. The essential promoter for the generations that made a transformation in our lives, that’s Michael Schivo.
~ Tim Sage, Wynn Resorts
A behind the scenes cross again into Michael Schivo whacky existence as a consummate promoter. Michael helped supply legitimacy to the track linking the company neighborhood and the rock global jointly that allowed the 2 factions to paintings part by way of aspect maturing the uncooked scene right into a ecocnomic business.
~ Calamity Jayne, Performer, Promoter and Venue Operator
Michael was once one of many unique Nevada live performance promoters who needed to suffer all of the hardships and demanding situations of the 1st groundbreakings, adversarial urban commissioner conferences and tricky venue events. a real track pioneer who introduced within the maximum mythical skills of our day and lead the way for the remainder who now take all of it without any consideration. His inventive genius, tenacity, imaginative and prescient and ability might switch our phases forever.
~ Laurie Buckley, daughter of slapstick comedian Lord Buckley