About Wine and Chocolate
A concept developed and produced by Alex Salzman, an award-winning producer and composer, is a unique combination of jazz, pop and funk, embellished with World flavors and rhythms. Beautiful vocal and instrumental melodies are intertwined with tasteful solos and arrangements, complemented by the exciting horn and rhythm sections. The project features some of New York’s finest musicians and is expertly produced and recorded.
Alex Salzman – keyboards, guitars, vocals.
As a Grammy® - nominated producer/composer and an established member of the New York music community, Alex is able to pick from a pool of the best musicians to complement this project. His impressive resume spans a variety of genres: from Broadway and motion picture legend composer Alan Menken to rock superstar Ace Frehley.
Anthony Aiello – saxophones, flute, vocals.
A brilliant world-class musician, Anthony shines with his inspiring and powerful instrumental and vocal performances that appear prominently throughout the project. Anthony is a well-known New York session and performing musician, having toured and recorded with the likes of Joe Jackson, Mariah Carey and Southside Johnny.
Erin Henry – vocals.
A beautiful and superbly talented vocalist, Erin’s sultry performances add a cool sensuality, passion and femininity. Her impressive vocal range makes this project flow like the finest wine and the smoothest chocolate. Erin is a highly versatile vocalist, experienced in both studio and live performances, and is currently a featured member of the famed TransSiberian Orchestra.
Don Harris - trumpet, flugelhorn
Don is a well-known New York musician and arranger, whose resume includes Tower Of Power, The Supremes, Jeff Golub and Kirk Whalum. Don's passion and virtuosity are showcased prominently throughout this release.