Monarchs of Jazz
Monarchs of Jazz and musical host Michael Paulo presents an evening with Vocalist Oleta Adams, Saxman Warren Hill, and Keyboardist Brian Simpson.
Vocalist Oleta Adams. Since the runaway success of her 1990 debut platinum album Circle of One and the impassioned hit single “Get Here” Oleta Adams has inspired a growing legion of fans in the U.S. and Europe with songs that draw deeply from her roots in gospel, jazz, R&B, urban, and popular music. Her success, nurtured by worldwide tours with Tears for Fears, Phil Collins, Michael Bolton, and Luther Vandross, has been solidified by four Grammy nominations and a bottomless well of creative energy.With eight CD releases ,worldwide acclaim and over two-and-a-half million albums sold ,Oleta will be celebrating her latest release Third Set .
Saxman Warren Hill . His unmistakable sound on the alto sax has backed the likes of Chaka Khan and Natalie Cole and is featured on the iconic solo with UB40 recording of Ooh Baby I love your Way. With a career now in its 3rd decade, Hill's solo CD's and collaborations have topped 3 different charts: Pop, AC and Smooth Jazz, selling over a million copies worldwide and garnered multiple awards. His incredibly dynamic live show has brought him to over 25 countries performing over 1,500 shows. Warren currently hosts the International Cancun Jazz festival .
Keyboardist Brian Simpson Through the years he has performed with artists such as with Janet Jackson, Teena Marie, George Duke, Stanley Clarke and Dave Koz. Simpson’s breakthrough as a solo artist began in 2005 with the #1 radio hit “It’s All Good.” In 2010 Simpson released South Beach whose title track snagged a #1 slot on the charts. Just What You Need followed in 2013 featuring “The Girl From Ipanema” which hit #1
With its perfect setting and ideal location, The Monarch Beach Resort’s Pacific Lawn, is poised to become one of Southern California's premier jazz venues. It is the place to enjoy an exciting evening of music in a five-star premier resort setting
$ 105.00 VIP Premium Seating: Includes Artist Meet and Greet “Sommelier Wine Reception" featuring hand-selected wines by the Monarch Beach Resort wine team and gourmet canapes by Executive Chef Collin Thornton. Reception at 6 pm. Complimentary Valet Parking.
$ 70.00 Gold reserved concert seating only. Complimentary Valet Parking. Produced by Apaulo Productions