Saturday, October 3, 2009


Group from Wantagh,NY. the lead singer is Tony Presto,the 1st Tenor was Dominick Montiglio,the Baritone was Joe Riccobene and the 2nd Tenor was Chuck Rothberg.

Tony Presto was the lead of The Themes who recorded_Marnie (I Love You) / There's No Moon Out Tonight. for the Stork label in 1964.

They recorded for Coral Records in 1965 the single...

-Tonight We Love/(Doin' The) Arthur.

The songs were recorded in 1964 at Decca with a 23 piece orchestra, and with 3 female back up singers one of whom was Dione Warwick's  sister, Dee Dee Warwick (see below picture). Henry Jerome was the A&R guy & Horace Ott was the conductor/arranger.

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Unknown said...

My Dad is the man that discovered them in Wantagh Long Island New York. I remember them playing in my basement. Too bad they went in
Four "different" Directions.

Unknown said...

Did your father own a liquor store in the cherrywood center in wantagh long island?