Jazz guitarist/vocalist John Pizzarelli is a technically proficient fretman with a soft voice, charming stage presence, and knack for uptempo swing. Pizzarelli has found his niche covering jazz standards and American Popular Song in his own urbane style. The son of journeyman swing guitarist Bucky Pizzarelli, the John Pizzarelli Trio opened various dates on Frank Sinatra's tour, eventually participating in the legendary vocalist's 80th birthday celebration at Carnegie Hall. John Pizzarelli has recorded more than twenty albums since his first release in 1990. Accompanied by the Swing Seven Orchestra, Pizzarelli sings the songs of composer Richard Rodgers and other popular American standards.