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sophpicThis totally unique ensemble creates a distinctively new concept in sound and music performance! With classical arrangements of pop favorites, jazzed up versions of the classical literature and new age music played with pizzazz.Paradise Pops explores an exceptional repertoire that is new to most all audiences. These talented and professional musicians (instrumentation includes cello, piano, bass and percussion) all have backgrounds in classical, jazz, pop and new age music styles. The music included and their performance style is best suited for, but not limited to receptions, dinners, fundraisers, wedding ceremonies and even awards presentations.

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Paradise Trio is Wayne Gratz on piano and keyboards, Dan Cermeno on upright or fretless bass and Lloyd Hanson on drums. The music is a mix of favorite songs from Jazz standards of the 40s to instrumental & New Age versions of nostalgic to pop and classical to contemporary tunes through the 90s. The musicians are professionals, who are experienced in all styles of music.