bbqbobby
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Bagpipes, Steel guitar, Upright bass, Cello, Accordion, Ukulele, DJ, Electronic Music, Clarinet, Harp.

ABOUT

Started playing jazz drums at 6 in juice bars on the south side of Chicago sitting in with the Chicago Jazz Ensemble playing avant- garde

Played drums in a start-up church for 6 years. Lead the praise and worship team for 5 years. Also played keyboards.

Grew up playing mainly jazz as a child and adult.

Formed a jazz band in roswell area in the early 2000's.

Screen name:
bbqbobby
Member since:
Jun 28 2017
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
45
Gigs played:
10 to 50

Influences

Keith Jarrett. Jack Dejohnette(My father taught him how to play the drums). Steely Dan. Pat Metheny, Charlie "Bird" Parker, Coltrane, Al Jarreau, Yellow Jackets, Natalie Cole, Brenda Russell, Whitney Houston, Rachelle Farrell, Corinne B, Michael McDonald, some latin jazz, jazz standards...

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Advanced
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Keyboard:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Fender Rhodes Stage Piano, Tama Drums, Gibson Guitar, Seagull Acoustic Guitar, ZR 76 Ensonic Keyboard,