SEEKINGVocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Flute, Other, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Upright bass.
I have excellent skills in Drums and Percussion for Latin/Jazz, Funk, Fusion, Ska, Reggae, and many other genres. Looking for a committed group of professionals to play live with. I absolutely love all music and am up for any challenge. I can read and write music, and have a fantastic ear.
Ia've played music for many years and have toured the western US from LA to Colorado.
SOMOS (Latin Funk/Soul)
Thee Joan Wylder (Ska)
I've also instructed at Gilroy High School and have given private lessons. Among other achievements, I was the recipient of "Outstanding Musician" honor at the Cal State Hayward Jazz Festival. I specialize in funk and latin styles.
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- Oct 24 2017
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Very Committed
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- 1 time per week
- Available to gig:
- 2-3 nights a week
- Most available:
Classic roots reggae. Gregory Isaacs,
Rockers reggae. New wave, Rebelution, Tribal Seeds, Steele Pulse.
Latin Jazz, Pancho Sanchez, Tito Puente, Arturo Sandoval. Afro Cuban classics.
Classic Rock, James Taylor, Santana, The Eagles.
Funk, Tower of Power, Dave Garabaldi, Steve Gadd style of drumming.
I also love old and new Hip Hop and rap of any kind.
- Other Percussion:
- Background Singer:
5 piece Pearl Ã???Ã??Ã?Â¢??Joey JordisonÃ???Ã??Ã?Â¢?? EX drum kit.
Zlidjian and Sabian cymbals.
Random percussion instruments. Wood blocks, cowbells. In search of Timbales and will upgrade cymbals soon. Getting back into the game!