Bill Colletti - Flugelhorn / Vocals / Keyboards
Bill is a Professional Multi-instrumentalist/Recording Artist and has been performing since 1978. His primary instruments are the Flugelhorn & Trumpet, Valve Trombone, Piano, Guitar and Vocals. Bill's horn style is influenced by the likes of Chet Baker, Doc Severinson and Chuck Mangione while his versatility is demonstrated throughout many musical genres such as Jazz, Latin, Big Band, Pop, Orchestral and Broadway musicals.
Bill has performed with Grammy award winning and top Contempory/Smooth jazz artists including Dave Koz, Peter White, Marc Antoine, Oli Silk, Terry Wollman & Walle Larrson to name a few. His first all original music CD "Be on the Light" was released January 29, 2019 and is featured on XM/Sirius satellite radio, Spotify, Pandora, Amazon, YouTube as well as streaming radio stations world wide. In addition, Bill is a Composer, Producer and Recording Engineer.
Bill was awarded 1st Place overall & 1st place Instrumentalist in the "So You Think You Can Jam" contest aboard the Dave Koz 2013 Mediterranean Jazz Cruise. Bill was awarded 1st place Instrumentalist & 2nd Place overall in the "So You Think You Can Jam" contest aboard the Dave Koz 2014 Alaskan Jazz Cruise.
Bill was the featured trumpet/flugelhorn player on Spanish Latin Contemporary Jazz Artist Arturo Romay's album entitled "Jumping With Joy."
Bill is a full time Musician with a Degree in Computer Science and owns and operates Kay L. A. Recording Studio in Naples, FL. Bill performs regularly at local theaters, restaurants & clubs.
Lisa George - Vocals / Percussion
Lisa is originally from upstate NY. A singer/songwriter, Lisa has a very soulful voice and performs all styles of music. She has been on tour in New Orleans and Japan and has opened for many national acts such as Special Efx and The Platters.
If you close your eyes you'll swear you're at a concert listening to Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Taylor Dayne and Grace Potter all together on the same stage! Lisa is now a part of the BC Music Group family! She is an entertainer and singer that will delight you! Lisa is currently writing and recording in the studio.
Mike Rogers - Guitar / Vocals
Mike Rogers music provides a combination of smooth guitar playing and soulful vocals punctuated throughout with elements of reggae, funk rock and R&B.
Mike’s musical journey began in Naples Florida however, Born in New Mexico , it was in Naples that he developed his musical tastes and interests, and it wasn’t long after picking up the saxophone at the age of 11 that he was experimenting with jazz which then lead to learning other instruments such as guitar, bass and singing and songwriting.
While still in his teens Mike formed his own band playing guitar and singing which eventually lead to touring and recording extensively throughout the early 2000’s. He has recorded and released 7 albums of original material and produced the album “turn it over” by singer/songwriter pianist Heather Brooks.
He is keen to point out that everything he listens to directs his musical development in some way. However, he would certainly include Prince, Sting, Marvin Gaye, George Benson, Lenny Kravitz and Stevie Wonder as amongst his biggest influences.
Currently Mike can be found performing in all kinds of venues all over southwest florida as a singer/songwriter, a lead guitarist, saxophonist and bass guitarist.
Lennart Caspersen - Drums / Percussion
An original native of Denmark now living in the US with years of playing great variety of music genres such as, Jazz, Latin, Rock, Blues, Country etc. overseas, and in the US. He brings his own style of dynamic passionate, and enticing rhythms as a percussionist to BC Music Group.