The Band

Regardless of the type of function, we have the perfectly-sized group for every ocassion from a duet, to a big band and even a full orchestra if needed. Our groups feature:

Rich Smith — Lead Musician

  • Experienced Musician
  • Pedal Steel Guitar Soloist
  • 43 years as a performing member of The Muny Orchestra — The Muny, Forest Park, St. Louis, Missouri
    • Woodwind Doubler
    • Bassoon
    • Baritone Saxophone
    • Bass Clarinet
    • Clarinet
    • Tenor Saxophone
    • Alto Saxophone
    • Soprano Saxophone
    • Flute
  • Music Librarian
  • Arranger
  • Band Leader

Lisa Karpowicz — Vocals

  • Sang with Johnny Polzin Orchestra for 15 years
  • Sang with "City Heat" band for 10 years
  • Worked with Bob Kuban's "Phoenix"
  • Worked with Lenny Klinger and others
  • Professional stage work for Anheuser Busch — Busch Gardens
  • Six Flags
  • New Line Theater
  • Performed with Steve Angrisano and Tom Booth, national Catholic recording artists