The A-Train Orchestra is a versatile group that performs an eclectic mix of blues, rhythm-and-blues, and swing. The band features 20-year-old Alek Razdan on saxophones and vocals, Dan Whalen on guitar, Rikki Razdan on saxophones, David “Doc” Vincent on drums, and Ken Demaine on bass. From waterfront bars and bistros to corporate functions to family-friendly festivals, the A-Train Orchestra provides an exciting musical experience for listeners of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy.
Here’s what others are saying about Alek Razdan and the A-Train Orchestra:
“The future of R&B and jazz is in good hands. Alek has a depth in his musicianship that is rarely found in someone three times his age.” – Mark Earley, Roomful of Blues
“Youth is NOT wasted on the young. Go Alek!” - Whoopi Goldberg
“Alek shows impressive technique and surprising expressive power. He has a musical intelligence well beyond his 15 years. These qualities, along with crispness of spirit and firm determination, elevate Alek close to an artistic level frequented by long-established musicians.” – Frank-John Hadley, Downbeat Columnist
“This is real jump, jive, boogie and blues played with the right amount of chops and exuberance to put a smile on your face. A.R. and the A.T.O. are in the groove Jackson!” – David Robinson, The Cars