John Bolus, Musician

Solo Artist & Big Band

John Bolus on keyboard at the Ritz Carlton, Naples, Florida,

accompanied by world famous jazz violinist Richard Wetmore.

Contact:

John Bolus

phone: (239)649-4964

fax: (239)649-7605

email:  jbolus@comcast.net

Specializing in:

Solo Keyboards: Easy Listening: Ballads, Swing, & Latin. Available for private parties.

Bass: Big Band & Dixieland Jazz


Experience:

featured on Solo Keyboard at:

The Ritz Carlton Dining Room, Naples, Florida, voted "#1 destination resort hotel in the United States" by Travelers Guide, and awarded a 5 diamond rating.

& on Bass with The Perry Fotos Big Band from 1989 to present, "Voted best Big Band in SW Florida" by Gulf Shore Life Magazine

Performing frequently at the most exclusive clubs in Southwest Florida, including: Royal Poinciana, Quail West, Quail Creek, Spanish Wells, Naples Yacht Club, Naples Sailing Club, Lexington Country Club & The Registry Hotel

Recent tours & appearances:

  • Stan Spiro & the Townsmen, the S.S. Vera Cruz: Tampa to Mexico
  • Europa Star Casino Cruise Ship
  • The Rosie O'Shea: an authentic Mississippi River Paddle Boat
  • The Chateau Ritz, Chicago
  • The Grand Hotel, Mackinac Island, Michigan, staff musician
  • The Russ Morgan Orchestra: "Music in the Morgan Manner"
  • The Four Aces
  • Richard Wetmore, the world's leading Jazz violinist
  • Lou Stein, jazz pianist, & other legendary performers

Special interests:

Runner (1st ranked in 5 Kilometer races in the 65-69 age group, Florida); Fitness Teacher;  Also enjoys bicycling, kayaking, & rollerblading.

References:

available on request.

John Bolus on bass, with fellow house musicians at 

The Grand Hotel, Mackinaw Island, Michigan.

Locally, John Bolus on keyboard at Peppino's Restaurant in beautiful Naples, Florida.