Victoria based quintet playing original compositions and unusual rendition of some classics.

Their style teeters between lounge and funky rhythms with jazzy overtones.

The News

Chafafa's latest album "Under The Royal Oak" is scheduled to be released early 2018, and will be followed by a series of performances in the Victoria area.

The Music

The Dirt

"Ok get all the cuts on a cd and I will buy one. This is my kinda jazz......Congratulations to you and the group, the singer is fantastic" Brenda Mac Mullen Budd ( Radio Host Montreal Q.C. )

"Amazing, great feel, you guys are pro! : ) That "So Funky What" is a good one too... Highly recommended!"    Nowick Gray

"That was sweet, thanks! " Marshall Baer   ~  "Jazzy cool, guys! When is your next gig?"   Margaret Rose

"Tasteful, cool, smooth and funky, the way I like it." Brad Hawkes   ~  "Is that Nora Jones"      Danny Copper

"Totally rad soul brutha;-) " Hon Soulo Chow  ~  "Wow, sweet sounds!"  Fritz Schulze

"Awesome! " Linda O'Connor  ~ "Sounds good guys - even though I am a bit biased! "   Vera Platonow Gibson

The Social

The Kit



The Mistletoe Foundation Gala Dec 2014

The Merlin's Sun Home Theater March 2014

The Royal B.C. Museum 2013

The Royal B.C. Museum 2013

The Mistletoe Foundation Gala 2012 at Victoria Event Centre

Intimate Live Rehearsal at Lacey-Lou Victoria

The Menu


All Alright, Are You Fine, Black Swan, Blues for Liana *, Can't See Anything, Chance to Meet, Downwind, Elusive, Evening Light,

Favour, Frankie & Layla *, From Now On, Hanging On, Hawk, I See You Now, Home to Me, Longing To Be Free,

Marumba, Morning Salutations, My Thoughts of You, Nuevo Queen, Painting, Pink Bicycle, Pinnacle Fortune, Right Fork,

Set Me Free, Sunglasses, Through the Window, Vanity, When Will I See, Winter's Mind, With a Smile

All songs written by Bill Zickmantel except (*) by David Brook


Airegin, All Blues, Black Orpheus, Cantaloupe Island, Christmas Time is Here, Cry Me a River, Edith and the Kingpin,

Four on Six, Girl from Ipanema, Good King Wenceslas, How Insensitive, Just Friends, Manic Depression,

My Favorite Things, My Funny Valentine, Night and Day, O Tannenbaum, Our Day Will Come,

River, Softly as the Morning Sunshine, So  "Funky"What, Stormy Weather, Stolen Moments, Tea in The Sahara, Take Five,

Trouble Child, Tune Up, Valerie, Wish You Were Here, Yesterdays,

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