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Zazu – Jazz Standards / Funky Gumbo Band / World Persuasion Band / Cirque Persuasion Band

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Orlando

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A spirited four-piece jazz ensemble consisting of piano, upright bass, horn and drums. Zazu always sets the perfect mood. They can create a backdrop for your most extravagant event, or perform center stage in a festive concert setting.Their music pays tribute to the legendary song writers throughout the history of jazz: Antonio Carlos Jobim, Sonny Rollins, Jerome Kern, Claire Fischer, Charlie Parker and many more. Zazu performs in coats and ties (as pictured), tuxedos or Caribbean poolside attire. Zazu is completely self-contained, providing its own P.A. system, CD break music and ambient stage lighting. Zazu was created in 1989 by Ron Kopf, who is well-known throughout Central Florida for delivering top-notch performances that fulfill client’s highest expectations. The group can perform in a show presentation, or create atmosphere music customized to meet your needs. Every day is Mardi Gras day with Funky Gumbo! This new-fangled, old-fashioned, good-time band will lift your spirits with toe-tapping street beats, familiar swing tunes and New Orleans rhythm and blues. The group is clad in dress shirts and ties, festive vests, derbies and caps. Funky Gumbo performs mainly as a strolling band. However, when entertaining on stage, the band provides it's own P.A. system, CD break music and ambient stage lighting. Funky Gumbo was created by Ron Kopf, who is well-known throughout Central Florida for delivering top-notch performances that fulfill client's highest expectations. Funky Gumbo can perform in a show presentation, or create atmosphere music customized to meet your needs! Using a combination of native, acoustic instruments and modern technology, World Persuasion will transport your guests around the world on a colorful musical journey. The group's fresh and unique sound features exotic rhythms from Africa, South America, Europe and Asian. Their vibrant costumes and world beat instrumentation combine the ancient with the innovative. World Persuasion is completely self-contained providing its own P.A. System, CD break music and ambient stage lighting. World Persuasion was created in 2003 by Ron Kopf, who is well-known throughout Central Florida for producing top-notch performances that fulfill clients' highest expectations. The group can also perform as 2 to 6 pieces, and a vocalist can be added. Cirque Persuasion is the band that pioneered the live music format for Cirque Performances and World Music performances throughout Walt Disney World. Renowned for it’s versatility in adapting to the many nations at EPCOT, Cirque Persuasion is the band that high-end corporate clients and World Class Production Companies like EC turn to for specialized performances. With the combination of bandleader Ron Kopf, renowned Opera/Pop/Jazz vocalist Suzie Park and a backing band of incredible studio musicians, this is truly an act that leaves audiences spellbound.

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