We play the Great American Songbook with some other styles mixed in for variety. Our group is perfect for your classy gatherings, private parties, corporate events and anywhere you want high quality music performed by people with great personalities. To book, please contact Debbie at 330.527.9333
Debbie Darling is a singer/songwriter who's performed a wide range of musical styles from opera to jazz to blues and everything in between. She’s provided her vocal talents for small bands, large orchestras and commercial voice overs. She's a motivational speaker, international best-selling author and trainer by profession. She's the president of "The Presentation Pros" a soft-skills training company teaching all aspects of presenting. She was the national spokesperson for Catherines Plus Sizes and has been on numerous radio and television shows including Hard Copy, The Richard Simmons Show and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She's sung with Stanley Turrentine, The Peter Duchin Band, The Tommy Dorsey Band, and a top Cleveland Dance band—Night Coach. She performs with a variety of talented musicians and can create everything from a single act, to a duo to a five piece band.
David Strieter has been working in the field of music in several different arenas for over 35 years. This Cleveland native has worked as a music director, studio musician, arranger/composer, worship leader and teacher. He is currently the Music Director for Good Soil Lutheran Ministries in Rocky River, OH. David has served as the Music Director/pianist for Neil ZaZA and several area vocalists. He now adds his musical genius in collaboration with Debbie Darling. He has played keyboards for several Cleveland area bands including Time Warp and Razzmatazz and has been the accompanist for many theatrical productions. David appreciates all musical styles and strives to perfect his performance in each genre. One of his greatest passions is arranging and orchestrating, especially creating new sounds for old standards. David also provides private instruction in piano, worship piano, improvisation, ear training and music theory. His musical styles range from classical to pop to jazz to blues to country and a host of styles in between. He takes you on a journey from the dazzling to the intimate in each performance.
Owen Rasmussen is "one talented guy". When playing out with Debbie, you'll see Owen playing guitar, piano, trumpet, singing background vocals and running the sound system. He also plays drums, bass, composes, arranges, runs live sound and consults on sound systems. In addition to music, you'll find him working on the website, practicing the art of photography, and hiking. A lot. He hasn't written any books at all but if he did, they would be awesome. Owen is currently working toward a degree in Physical Therapy at Youngstown University. He lives in Youngstown, Ohio with his dog Bizzy.