Back to The Rhythm Express Home Page


Take a timeless journey with a true variety band that's rhythm in motion!

The Band
      The Rhythm Express Band is comprised of gifted individuals with a wide variety of experiences. Each carefully selected member complements the group with a different combination of talent and style, and is also professional, yet friendly and down-to-earth.
    Perhaps the most intriguing aspect of the band that distinguishes The Rhythm Express from other bands is that each member of the group sings. This rarity among musical ensembles enables The Rhythm Express to perform a dynamic selection of music designed to appeal to all walks of life, and it's not uncommon to find audiences having fun making a guessing game of which song the band will do next.
Meet The Rhythm Express Band:
    Vocalist Maureen Roman has an enchanting voice that can elevate your heart rate, as well as serenade you into a dreamy, captivating trance. Achilles would have stood no chance against her mesmerizing lilt. A Nebraskan native, Maureen's foray into music, dance, theater and film began at age 8. Her performances have taken Maureen as far north as Canada and as far south as Panama. Musically, Maureen is experienced in everything from contemporary worship music to jazz. Maureen maintains her passion in the arts as an instructor at the Conservatory of Dance and Performing Arts.     Drummer Kelvin Limm originally hails from Honolulu, Hawaii. Kelvin has played from Hawaii to New York to Hong Kong with groups ranging from jazz bands to show bands and even worship bands. As the time-keeper of the band, instead of dominating the rhythm section, Kelvin prefers a style that complements other members of the band. This unique perspective goes against the grain of a lot of other drummers, and is a welcomed carryover from one of Kelvin's other passions as a dog trainer, an endeavor in which Kelvin believes it is best to be "in tune with dogs".
   Vocalist Ron Perry's roots were established in the San Francisco Bay Area, where he led bands as a bass player and lead vocalist. While his extensive experience in what many consider to be the live music capital of the world is indeed impressive, one of Ron's most notable contributions is a wide vocal range you wouldn't expect from the 6'4" big man of the band. Ron has a phenomenal musical ear, and he applies it with ease to the band's musical arrangements.    Carol Ralph had her eye on the keyboards at a very young age. Raised in Sacramento, Carol's experience ranges from bands to church choirs to solo wedding performances. Carol has an enchanting, disarming voice, and is well-versed in a wide variety of music from pop to country to worship. With such diverse interests in music, it is not surprising that Carol is equally happy spending her down time in the mountains, as well as on the coast.
   Bassist Vince Hill picked up his first musical instrument at the ripe age of 9. His eventual command of a wide range of instruments from woodwinds to brass to strings earned Vince an Outstanding Musician award in his native San Francisco Bay Area. Vince has performed on stages from contemporary worship settings to Disneyland. With a diverse musical taste and a complementary style, Vince is the perfect fit for a variety cover band the likes of The Rhythm Express.    One of four musician brothers from the San Francisco Bay Area, lead guitarist Mark Lopez established his musical foundation on drums, upon which he later built his guitar skills. Formally educated in music theory, Mark will wow you not only with tasty leads, but also with his beautiful, warm tone. Mark also knows how to create a balanced sound, unlike typical guitarists who seem to prefer being too loud, raunchy and annoying... we're sure you know what we mean!
What are you waiting for? Book your journey now aboard The Rhythm Express!

Click here to reserve your seat

 

Copyright 2009 - 2015. The Rhythm Express. All Rights Reserved.