The SATCHMO SHOW is a two hour concert, starring the sensational trumpeter, and #1 Louis Armstrong impersonator in the world, Mr. Dean Simms!
Trumpeter/Vocalist/Entertainer/Playwright Dean Simms, is a seasoned veteran entertainer, in both music and theater. It is his extreme pleasure to present this exciting entertaining show for all to enjoy!
Dean Simms musical accomplishments includes the 2013 R&B Hall of Fame Inductee with the Ohio Players Band, 2013 Male Jazz Artist of the Year Award by the National Coalition of 100 Black Women (Columbus Chapter), 2013 R&B Music Hall of Fame in 2013 Ohio Finest Citizen Award by Ohio Representative Ross Mc Gregor, and Ohio Speaker of the House, William G. Batchelder, Back up band leader for 2x Grammy Superstar Peabo Bryson, and 2013 Certificate of Achievement Award by Columbus, Ohio Mayor Michael Coleman.
Dean Simms portrayal and channeling of Satchmo is so uncanny, it is unlike anything you will ever experience!
From his dead on raspy vocals, to his high energy vibrant trumpet playing style, you can’t help but be mesmerized into believing, the Spirit of Satchmo is reborn again through Dean Simms!
His Satchmo concerts have been selling out throughout the United States with standing ovations, and rave reviews everywhere it is performed!
Shows include Feather Falls Casino 2015-2016, The Ohio State Fair 2011-2012-2013-2016, Hollywood Columbus Casino 2016,The Las Vegas Sun Coast Casino November 2013. The CBS Morning Show in Tampa, Florida 2014, Panama City, Florida 2015, Northern Michigan 2015, Tampa Bay, The Dayton Art Institute Vectren Concert Series 2013, Richmond, Virginia, Newport, Kentucky. Johnson City, Tennessee, Yellow Springs Jazz and Blues Festival 2013-2014. Ohio State Fair 2011-2012-2013-2016. The Columbus, Ohio Jazz and Rib Fest 2013,2015, and The Ohio State University.
You surely don’t want to miss THE SATCHMO SHOW by DEAN SIMMS with his super talented band, performing hit after hit, leaving you breathless, and shouting for more!