The John DePaola Quintet pay tribute to Ella Fitzgerald and other iconic jazz musicians, with special guest vocalist Suzy Park. Rounding out the quintet are Dave Mackenzie on sax, Bob Thornton on piano, Walt Hubbard on drums and Charlie Silva on bass.
John DePaola is a freelance trumpeter in Orlando, Florida. His style of jazz improvisation radiates warmth and is complimented by his ability to create melodic solos. He performs regularly at jazz societies and various venues in central and southern Florida.
"A fantastic Jazz musician. His trumpet playing is simply superb." Rick Gee, Owner "Gee's Jazz Jamm Inc."
"We always love to have John come to us - his performances are awesome." Walter Griffith, "Jazz Lovers" and "More Jazz" Clubs
"John and his musicians are to put it mildly, "OUTSTANDING!" Dave Walrath, President of the Sarasota Jazz Club
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