Musicians for Hire
The following is a partial list of musicians who exemplify
the word professionalism, and with whom La Dolce Vita has had the pleasure of working with on
occasion. If you need a musician to join in your group or need to hire a
combo, these established players can perform or compile just what you need.
Francis "Chispa" Roussell
Talented trumpet player, has recorded
with Alan Toussaint, writes arrangements, plays with both precision and
Louisiana Entertainers Hall of Fame
inductee, an electric performer; mix of oldies, jazz standards, New Orleans music, and a
dazzling Louis Prima tribute.
Versatile vocalist, can belt out the blues
one minute, mesmerize the crowd with a beautiful jazz
ballad reminiscent of Billie Holliday or Julie London the next.
Saxophone player with all the tools and a
great ear for all styles.