That that special smooth jazz feeling pours over you as Gloria interprets classic and contemporary selections, drawing on the vocal styles of renowned acts such as Billy Holliday, Rosemary Clooney, Diane Krall, Sade, and other timeless performers. Her uncompromising dedication to her vocal performance makes Gloria a unique entertainer. A vocalist with the desire for perfection expects to be accompanied by top quality musicians. The friends with which Gloria has surrounded herself include:
Matt Ploszaj on keyboards is a maestro of the ivory, providing sounds that please the senses and give Gloria the perfect nuance and feeling to complement her singing. With a smooth jazz touch on the piano, Matt is doubtlessly one of the finest accompanists around.
Saxophonist John Sanford whose performance of such classics as Gato Barbieri’s “Europa,” Kenny G’s “Over the Rainbow,” and Richard Elliot’s “When A Man Loves A Women” will melt the listener’s heart with a velvet kiss of sound.
Jim Benner, an excellent percussionist, lends a solid background as the man behind the drums, the heartbeat of the music.
The band will come with sound equipment and provides music for the breaks, everything to make your evening a complete entertainment success. Please join the many satisfied clients that continue to use these high-energy performers for their special moments repeatedly, year after year.
Book Gloria D’Arezzo & Friends and let the memories begin!