Ron Johnson - "The Music of Bobby Darin"

Campus Jax, Newport Beach

Ron Johnson will walk you through the life and music of the great Bobby Darin, and alongside him is the hot 7-piece jazz band headed by Paul McDonald. This show starts in the 1950's with songs like Splish Splash and Dream Lover, traveling to the Sixty's swing era with hits: Beyond the Sea and Mack the Knife. Ending in the 1970's with songs like Simple Song of Freedom, come prepared to be on the edge of your seat as you take this musical journey spanning 3 decades of great music with special guest, Lisa Donahey. The show of Bobby Darin & Friends will leave you clapping your hands, tapping your toes, and wanting more!

Paris Chansons

Vibrato Jazz Club, Los Angeles

Paris Chansons is an exciting and unique French musical group known for its renditions of French favorites from singers such as Aznavour, Brel, Dassin, Piaf, Macias, and Montand as well as contemporary artists like Zaz. Its exhilarating performances are punctuated with traditional jazz standards and classic songs in Russian, Italian, and other languages.

Three multilingual singers bring an unparalleled diversity to the group’s shows, and superb musicianship anchors the ensemble as it effortlessly moves from jazzy improvisation to slow-burning balladry to blistering gypsy fervor. Paris Chansons takes you on a journey without taking you out of your seat, bringing the music of the world that much closer.

Paris Chansons

Vibrato Jazz Club, 2930 N. Beverly Glen Circle, Los Angeles

Paris Chansons is an exciting and unique French musical group known for its renditions of French favorites from singers such as Aznavour, Brel, Dassin, Piaf, Macias, and Montand as well as contemporary artists like Zaz. Its exhilarating performances are punctuated with traditional jazz standards and classic songs in Russian, Italian, and other languages.

Three multilingual singers bring an unparalleled diversity to the group’s shows, and superb musicianship anchors the ensemble as it effortlessly moves from jazzy improvisation to slow-burning balladry to blistering gypsy fervor. Paris Chansons takes you on a journey without taking you out of your seat, bringing the music of the world that much closer.

Paris Chansons

The Triple Door, Seattle, WA

Paris Chansons is an exciting and unique French musical group known for its renditions of French favorites from singers such as Aznavour, Brel, Dassin, Piaf, Macias, and Montand as well as contemporary artists like Zaz. Its exhilarating performances are punctuated with traditional jazz standards and classic songs in Russian, Italian, and other languages.

Three multilingual singers bring an unparalleled diversity to the group’s shows, and superb musicianship anchors the ensemble as it effortlessly moves from jazzy improvisation to slow-burning balladry to blistering gypsy fervor. Paris Chansons takes you on a journey without taking you out of your seat, bringing the music of the world that much closer.

Electric Bass Solo - "The Road Home"

Acoustic Bass Solo - "Ana Maria"

Engelbert 2018 ~ "The Man I Want To Be"

Highlights from "Stern Warning", by Adam Cohen

Groove Lexicon - "Bolivia"