In 1956 Frank Cammarata singing in his Saunders high school group, The Sinceres (see in this blog) in the Bronk, in 1958 he formed a new group, The Dreamers consisted of Frank(Lead),Bob Malara(1st tenor),Luke Barardis(2nd Tenor/Baritone),Dominick Canzano(Bass) and John “Buddy” Trancynger(Bass/Baritone) all were cousins except Buddy who was a friend and altar boy with Dominick.
George Goldner of Goldisc Records see the show and signed the group,the guys in 1960 recorded the sides_Teenage Vows Of Love/Natalie. After this release Berardis and Canzano left and were replaced by Frank Digilio and Dario Brianchani.( before these two guys singing in 1961-62 with The Meridians).
In late 1960 early 1961 the group have a local Hit with the B side a soundalike Dion & The Belmonts tune.
In October, 1962 the group have their second recording opportunity with Lou Chichetti’s Cousins label with the sides_Because Of You/Little Girl. Without success Lou sold the master to Colpix’ May label but died almost instantly for lack of promotion.
-Because Of You. was an old standart originally number one in 1951 by Tony Bennett_Because.
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The group appeared at Palisades Park and recorded some demos as The Gentlemen and finally broke up in 1963/64. In 1987 Frank and John with Bruce Goldie,Frank Nicholas and Tony Federico started a new Dreamer’s group and recorded an album_Yesterday Once More.