Join us in The King George Club! Sit down, sip on a cocktail, listen to this amazing jazz trio and enjoy your night out.
Vocalist Maria Reyes has been singing professionally for 30 years. After singing in jazz combos, big bands and vocal jazz ensembles in the renowned Northern Illinois University Jazz Program, Lessons over the years with the likes of Sheila Jordan and Patricia Barber cemented her commitment to scat singing and improvisation. Maria went on to have a robust career singing jazz in cities such as Chicago, her hometown, and Richmond, VA where she recorded commercials for the VA Museum of Fine Arts and sang with Gypsy Roots and the Shiny Stockings Trio.
Paul Colombo is a versatile guitarist, composer and vocalist who has performed and recorded with Grammy winners Neil Sedaka, Peter Nero, and The Delfonics and also American Idol winner Taylor Hicks. He has been touted for his "virtuoso guitar playing" and "well-traveled artistry". (Lancaster Intelligencer Journal, 5/26/11). Paul has performed with The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, among others, played numerous national tours of Broadway shows, and was nominated for an excellence in teaching award at a local college. Recent accomplishments include being asked to play guitar and help arrange an unrecorded song by Songwriters Hall of Fame Members Mike Stoller, Alan and Marilyn Bergman. He has a Bachelor of Music Degree from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL and a Master of Music in Jazz Studies Degree from The University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA.
David F. Sheaffer, a nationally and internationally known classroom music educator and choral director, has been a member of Lancaster's Wheatland Chorale and served as Tenor Section Leader for the choir at First Presbyterian Church in Lancaster, PA from 2001 to 2014.David is currently singing as Tenor Section Leader with the choir of St. James Episcopal Church in Lancaster since 2015.He was a founding member of the popular 1980s Lancaster area rock band and MTV Basement Tape Contest Winner, The Sharks. He continues to be active as a bassist and guitarist, playing for rock, R&B, and jazz groups in the Lancaster, York, and Harrisburg area. David resides in Lititz, Pennsylvania, with his wife, Helen.