The Mark Dini Group offers a wide range of influences as well as a strong original direction. Jazz, Funk, Blues, Rock, Latin, and many other stylistic colors are part of the palette. The group includes George Coward, an extraordinary vocalist and bassist who is one of the leaders and vocalists of the highly in-demand showband, Doppleganger. Darrell Lavigne on keyboards tours the world as a musician and as a lecturer at top music Universities in his role with the Louis Armstrong Foundation. A transplant from New Orleans, Darrell was voted best keyboard player in the Crescent City by the most discerning peers imaginable. His band, Bleu Orleans is heralded as one of the finest in Jazz today. Mark Simmons on drums has toured the world for over 15 years as Al Jarreau's drummer. Jamie Ashby, rounds out the band with additional vocals reminiscent of Sting and Bobby Kimball of Toto fame.