Paul Garrett - A freelance trumpet player in the Atlanta area for over 20 years, Paul has been arranging for the band from the very beginning. He is also a fixture with Big Mike Geier's Elvis Royale Show and can be seen around town with the like's of Joe Gransden's Big Band, Tempest Little Big Band as well as the various other bands in the area. Most notably, he has a Grammy from the 2009 Grammy-award winning, Best Contemporary Blues album, "Already Free" with the Derek Trucks Band.

 Ian Michael Bruh - Ian is originally from Brooklyn, NY.  He attended the LaGuardia High School of Performing Arts (Fame) and graduated C.W. Post L.I.U. with a Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts (BFA).  He has been living in Atlanta for almost 20 years now and has been performing locally with different cover bands as well as traveling all over the United States.  He is classically trained but is very well versed in all genres of music.  His forte happens to be Funk, Soul and Blues!!  He is an electrifying performer and knows how to ignite the audience with his stage presence and magnetic personality!!  Not to mention his vocal ability, which is sure to impress!!  Don't be fooled by his average white boy looks... deep down he's got that smooth R&B soulful flavor that will light up a room and make you wanna dance to the groove!! You can catch him with The American Flyers as well as Bumpin' The Mango.

 

Tom Gibson - Dr. Tom Gibson is one of the most active Brass performers and teachers in the country  (and Atlanta!). He has performed solo recitals, concerts, master classes, and clinics around the world. He enjoys a triple threat career as a Trombonist, Conductor, and as a teacher/coach. Dr. Gibson is a Performing Artist for the Eastman Corporation and proudly performs on his Shires Trombone. His degrees are from University of Michigan (B.M.), University of Northern Colorado (M.M.), and The Catholic University of America (D.M.A.).

 

Kevin Lyons - Kevin Lyons comes from Clinton, Mississippi, and has been interested in jazz and classical music from a very early age. Mr. Lyons attended the Cleveland Institute of Music where he received his bachelor's degree in music performance. While there he was awarded the Bernard Aldestein Award in trumpet. After conservatory life, he spent two years with the Glenn Miller Orchestra. Mr. Lyons has performed throughout the U.S., Canada, Japan, the Dominican Republic and the Caribbean. Mr. Lyons currently lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where he is a freelance musician and can be heard in several venues throughout the city.