Vanda Johnson - Lead Vocals
Vanda is now "happily retired!" from her day job, she learned
to sing gospel as a child. This (unbelievably!) is her first band. Her thunderous vocals are truly amazing.
Warren - Bass
been playing music since preschool and his first gig was as a teenager with his Dad's group The Esquires. Since then he's
been in several bands with styles varying from bluegrass to jazz to rock! An engineer by day and a true music pro Eric's steady
hand and accomplished bass skills keeps the lower register grooving for SSB.
Ken Berlin – Guitar, Vocals
has been playing guitar for decades and has been with several area bands. His sweet guitar sounds are complimented by great
vocals. Don't be surprirsed to see him take something to a new level or tear off a rockin' riff mid song! He is a seasoned
pro and a true team player and member of the SSB family!
– Bass Trumpet, Trombone, Harps, Backing
An entrepeneur in the Steel Industry, Ken’s love for music is clear. He studied under Univ. of Akron’s
Tucker Jolly in college and is the "business manager" of SSB and arranges charts when needed too.
J Calvin - Tenor Sax, Alto Sax, Vocals
A seasoned pro J can really rip it on the tenor or alto sax plus his vocals are awesome! Bringing
many years of experience and a hard working and fun attitude J is energetic and adds true professionalism to the band.
Andy Platz - Trumpet and Sound
is the sound guru for SSB and when Andy's not tweaking our mixer he's also playing his trumpet with the band! An experienced
musician having played with many local bands over the last 30 years, Andy adds some great energy to SSB!
Maury Haymore - Drums, Percussion
Bringing lots of energy and experience to SSB, Maury is a seasoned musician
and also a fun guy to be around! He has played in many area bands and is the perfect fit to keep the beat for SSB. Maury has
some great drum techniques and as a bonus he can sing really well also!
Carl Kleinhenz – Trombone
A pharmacist by day, Carl is classically trained
and is active in area orchestras and SSB. Adding great 'bone work to the band, he also helps with some of the arranging of
our charts. Plus he can really hit the low notes with power too!
Doug Barber – Keys, Backing Vocals
Doug has played in many area bands for many years and is
a seasoned pro. Doug is the mild mannered, but stealthy funny guy in SSB! Besides "tickling the keys" expertly,
he also has some great back up vocals.
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