The Paul Giess group plays original jazz compositions and arrangements that have a modern edge while keeping a foot firmly rooted in the musics history. Paul is always interested in how to convey spirituality through music has recently presenting new arrangements of old hymn tunes. V. Shayne Frederick is a pianist, vocalist, arranger and musical director with nearly two decades of stunning performance. Cited by the Broad Street Review as “one of the region’s busiest and best jazz singers,” and by All About Jazz as “one to watch” and a “shining light,” V. Shayne’s singular voice-with its dulcet texture and substantial range-has a classic appeal with a bright, innovative flair. V. Shayne’s debut album, Lovesome was released in May.