Local musicians, The Dynamic Les DeMerle Jazz Quartet featuring Bonnie Eisele will join Celebrity's newest ship, The Silhouette
Tropical ports in the sunny eastern Caribbean will be their destinations. They will perform aboard eight 12-night cruises from November 18, 2011 to February 22, 2012.
On each cruise, as part of the Celebrity LifeActivities Series, Les will offer his entertaining and informative Big Band Lecture/DVD presentation highlighting his work of 12 years with the great Harry James Orchestra and his performances accompanying Frank Sinatra and other jazz luminaries.
Les DeMerle is the artistic director for the Amelia Island Jazz Festival. In addition to entertaining on cruise ships, he continues to perform at concerts and festivals with his trio, quartet, and the Dynamic Les DeMerle Big Band Orchestra featuring Bonnie Eisele, which has recorded eleven CDs.