Albaes
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Background Singer, Bass Guitar, Drums, Lead Guitar, Other Percussion, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Trombone, Trumpet, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Versatile keyboard player/pianist, with over 25 years professional experience performing with Top 40 Dance variety bands, Jazz Combos, Solo Lounge, Big Band Jazz Ensembles, Musical/Theatrical Plays, Concerts (including Carnegie Hall-New York City, NY and DAR Constitution Hall-Washington, DC. Dual degree in Music and Political Science from the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, graduated 1989.

Studied Classical music for 13 years and moved on to performing Jazz Ensembles from High School to College.

Member of the Grammy's The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, Inc.-Washington, D.C. Chapter.

Screen name:
Albaes
Member since:
Feb 25 2010
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Al Jarreau, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Chick Corea, Spyro Gyra, Boz Scaggs, George Benson, Teena Marie, Anita Baker......

Performs all styles: Top 40 Pop/Dance Variety, Jazz, R&B, Latin, Ballroom, etc.

Instrument experience:

Keyboard:
Expert
Piano:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Roland RD-150 88-Key weighted keyboard/piano, Korg Micro-X, and Roland FA-06, Keyboard amp, 2-speakers and one mixer.