Rich Chiaraluce is from New Haven, CT and settled in Denver after a stint in the NORAD Band in 1968. He has taught privately through the years and has several CDs. He was the lead alto player with the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra as well as playing with several other big band era bands. Rich and Dale have made several CDs together.
Dale Brunning is a native of Carbondale, Pennsylvania, guitarist, composer, arranger, author, and educator Dale Bruning spent time living, working and recording in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York during the 1940s and 1950s. He moved to Colorado in 1964. His prowess as a performer is equaled by his talent in composing, arranging and teaching. Dale has numerous CDs and has performed with Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Frisell, Chet Baker and Jim Hall among others.
Rich Chiaraluce – alto saxophone
Dale Brunning – guitar
Mark Simon – bass
Paul Romaine – drums