MP3 John-Paul Kaplan - This Is The Day
Captivating, Uplifting, and Inspiring Arrangements of Popular Christian Hymns.
11 MP3 Songs
EASY LISTENING: Musicals/Broadway, CLASSICAL: Contemporary
Originally from Chicago, Illinois, John-Paul Kaplan is a highly sought-after entertainer. Audiences, clients, and fans are always satisfied by the versatility, musical knowledge, and captivating arrangements of this young talented pianist. Kaplan, through the inspiration of his family began studying piano at the age of seven. He studied classical music with Doreen DeZur and jazz with Mark Streder. He was an outstanding pianist for his age, achieving top honors on the piano competition circuit.
Today, John-Paul has a wide repertoire of songs ranging from classical and oldies music to easy listening and popular standards. His musical style and unique arrangements have attracted many fans that enjoy quality piano music. He has performed for Roger Williams, B.B. King, Ramsey Lewis, Harold Ramis, Vanessa Williams, Goran Visnjic, Pat Buchanan, George Ryan, Al Salvi, Jesse White, and Tony Bennett.
Kaplan has been entertaining audiences since 1996. He has performed at parties, hotels, churches, fundraisers, and other public and private events, traveling throughout the country performing in different cities. Venues that have enjoyed his music include The Peninsula Hotel, The Four Seasons Hotel, The Palmer House Hilton, The Drake Hotel, The Ritz Carlton, The Capital Hilton, Evanston Country Club, Butterfield Country Club, North Shore Country Club, William Tell Restaurant, Gibson''s Steakhouse, and The Cheney Mansion among many others. From 1998-2004, he also directed and accompanied dramas/musicals at Northridge Prep High School.
Currently, John-Paul has just finished producing his new album entitled: "This Is The Day". This CD is a collection of Instrumental Christian hymns that people are familiar with. The arrangements are inspiring and captivating. "This Is The Day" will brighten your day and uplift your soul.