Soul Cafe Jazz Group
Soul Cafe' Voted #1 by St. Louis Jazz Radio as best new artist providing a very creative palette of great jazz with a killer Saxophone and St. Louis' hottest players. Soul Café combines several colorful palettes of jazz including (Fusion, Latin, and Swing) to bring a defined solid delivery for the sophisticated appreciation of the distinguished listener. Soul Cafe' is Aaron Giraudo - Saxophone, Ed Starrett - Guitar, Jerry Scruggs - Keyboards, Tim Quarells - Drums, Bud Quarells - Bass, and Donald Williams - Percussion. Check out the Bio Page for more info on the band.
Soul Café was founded in 1998 by Ed Starrett aka “Mr. Ed”, a premier guitarist & composer in the St. Louis area that has studied with such guitarists as Fareed Haque and Bobby Broom. Ed has also played with the renowned R&B/Funk drummer “Zoro” and has played extensively with Keyboardist Tim Pascoal who recently has recorded with Dave Weckl, Richard Bona, Bob Mintzer, Russell Ferrante, and Tom Kennedy.