Bryan Ewing, or better known to many as Mr. Bing, has a talent for welcoming guests and making them feel right at home as soon as they enter Hacienda Del Sol. Whether you’ve seen him at one of his superb Supper Club shows or met him before dinner at The Grill, his passion for what he does is evident.
Mr. Bing has been an instrumental force behind the scenes of our live music program. He has a passion for music and loves sharing it with locals and hotel guests alike. Find out more about our talented Mr. Bing below or stop by and see him while you enjoy some live music, craft cocktails and maybe a tapa or two.
An Interview with Mr. Bing:
What do you love most about working at Hacienda Del Sol?
Experiencing Tucson's sunsets every night and engaging with the guests. Those are just two of the highlights of working here!
How long have you worked at Hacienda Del Sol?
Three and a half years and counting!
What is your favorite part of your job?
Day to day, my favorite thing is being a personal tour guide and showing off our gorgeous resort.
How have you influenced the live music program at Hacienda Del Sol?
I love giving local jazz artists the opportunity to come perform at Hacienda Del Sol. It’s such a beautiful place to play too! We have a wide variety of styles from jazz that makes you want to dance to softer, romantic guitar to unbelievably talented pianists, there is really something everyone will enjoy here.
Who are some of your favorite musicians in the city of Tucson?
Honestly, I have too many to even list! I am very happy that many of them come to Hacienda Del Sol to play though! We are so fortunate to have so much musical talent in our city.
Who are some of your favorite musicians in the world?
Michael Bublé! I’ll just stop there!
What’s your favorite concert you’ve ever been to?
Michael Bublé, what a showman!
What is your favorite dish at Terraza Garden Patio & Lounge?
I love the Tapas menu, small bites to share with a group of friends is always fun. My favorite dish is the Blue Crab Napoleon, right up there with the Curried Sweet Potato Hummus.
What do you think sets Hacienda Del Sol's live music scene apart from other places?
On top of the great, local talent we bring in, I think we offer a really elegant and cozy atmosphere. There’s comfy lounge-style couches right up front by the stage and we also have tables where you can have dinner or cocktails with friends. There’s no bad seat in the Terraza, that's for sure!
If you could have one famous band or artist come play at Hacienda Del Sol who would it be?
I bet you can guess, Michael Bublé! I hope he’s reading this!
Have you always had a love for music?
All my life, absolutely!!
Do you play any instruments?
I play the piano. I have my own beautiful grand piano and enjoy smooth freestyling on the ivory keys. Music composition opens my imagination!
What is your favorite type of music?
I would have to say jazz from the 1920’s and 1930’s. I am also a fan of big band music from the 1940’s.
Click here to learn more about live music at Hacienda Del Sol. See you soon!