Carnivále: The Baddest Band on The Planet

Carnivále is a Sophisticated, Fun, Crazy, Cool, and Unforgettable Dance Floor Wrecking Ball that will take your event or party to a level above your highest expectations.

With over 25 years of experience as one of the most high end party bands in the area, Carnivále has the expertise to give you the most sophisticated of weddings with a dance floor that will stay packed all night long! Led by band leader El’ Barak, his goal is always to make sure every party that they perform for is unique and your wedding or event will be a day your guests talk about for years to come.

Award Winning Philadelphia Wedding Band

BVTLive! Carnivale band performs live at the Ardmore Music Hall. Image by Philip Gabriel Photography

The front line vocalists are extremely gifted and could easily be headliners in their own right. They tantalize and mesmerize every audience with their individual vocal stylings, impeccable harmonies and effervescent stage presence. You will not want your party to end!

Supported by a powerhouse rhythm section, members of this band have played with legends such as Chaka Khan, Patti Labelle, Donna Summer, Luther Vandross, Harold Melvin and The Blue notes, The O’Jays, Musiq, Jill Scott, Ray Charles, Grover Washington Jr., and many others.

Every genre; from jazz standards to 70’s Funk, Soul, R&B, Blues, Country, Rock, Pop and Alternative is organically executed with the highest level of authenticity and richness.

When it’s time to “party,” you will be blown away by the “Baddest Band On The Planet”

 BVTLive! Carnivale performs Union Trust by Finley Catering Wedding Reception. Image by Romanova Photography.


  • Play a steady stream of music jukebox style during dance sets
  • Keep the dance floor packed all night.
  • Provide continuous music, cafe style, during course
  • Perform hits and your favorite songs organically with a high level of authenticity


  • Lip sing over prerecorded tracks
  • Use karaoke tracks to fabricate song parts
  • Perform Novelty Songs unless requested
  • Have party killing dead air between songs


  • Think you are listening to a CD
  • Be the envy of all of your friends
  • Dance the night away
  • Be very happy that you chose CARNIVÁLE

“The Baddest Band On The Planet”