SEEKING

Band to Join, Upright bass, Steel guitar, Trombone, Vocalist - Alto, Fiddle, Banjo, Background Singer, Piano, Keyboard, Saxophone, Trumpet, Other Percussion, Drums, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist.

ABOUT

My name's Ben. I teach in the NJ public schools during the day, and am looking for some acts to collaborate with on my downtime. Looking for brass work at the moment, but bass work is always appreciated.

email me: benktrumpet

Screen name:
BenKTrumpet
Member since:
May 25 2010
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
12
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

Trumpet: Lee Morgan, Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Blue Mitchell

Guitar/Songwriting: Bob Dylan, The Gaslight Anthem, The Beatles, Matt Nathanson, Dave Matthews

Bass: Jaco Pastorius, Charles Mingus, Ron Carter, Paul Chambers

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Expert
Trumpet:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Other:
Advanced
Trombone:
Advanced
Rhythm Guitar:
Advanced
Piano:
Moderate
Harmonica:
Moderate
Flute:
Moderate
Upright bass:
Moderate
Vocalist - Baritone:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Trumpet: Kanstul, Schilke 15A4A mouthpiece

Guitar: Takamine G Series Acoustic

Bass: Fender Jazz Bass, Yamaha fretless from the 80s

Flute: Gemeinhardt

MUSIC