Guitarist. Producer. Orchestrator.
One of the greatest guitarists I’ve seen in my whole life. – George Benson
Brazilian born, Diego Figueiredo is an extraordinary fast rising star among the world’s greatest jazz guitarists. He fuses jazz, bossa nova and classical into his own unique style. His superb technique, timing and imagination has been seen by audiences worldwide, including multiple stops at the Montreux Jazz Competition.
Visceral energy and passion.
Eric Himy is a rare combination of music with meaning and technique that transcends normal barriers. He studied music at the University of Maryland and received a Master of Music degree from the Julliard School in NYC. His repertoire for solo piano consists of works from Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Gershwin and many more. His own arrangements of “Rhapsody in Blue” and “An American in Paris” have amazed audiences all over the world.
Big Band Jazz.
Don Neely and the RSJO are renowned for capturing the essence of Hot Swing, Hot Dance, 1920’s Syncopated Big Band Jazz, Cotton Club and 1920’s/1930’s Jazz with an approach both fresh and exciting. Drawing inspiration from the great bands, performers and composers of the Jazz Age and Swing Era, the RSJO affectionately recreate the fascination of that musical heyday.