chuckmichaelson
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Other Percussion, Upright bass, Ukulele.

ABOUT

I have been a professional pianist and music instructor for close to 30 years. I also play organ, piano, ukulele, acoustic guitar, and flute. Styles include acoustic, classic rock, classical, mainstream jazz, blues, funk and R&B. Available as a soloist, or in a duo, trio, quartet, or quintet.

Screen name:
chuckmichaelson
Member since:
Mar 25 2010
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Beatles, Pink Floyd, early Genesis, Wynton Kelly, Jimmy Smith, Otis Spann, Liz Story, ok, everybody I've ever listened to...

Instrument experience:

Keyboard:
Advanced
Piano:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate
Rhythm Guitar:
Intermediate
Flute:
Beginner
Accordion:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

Current gig rig: Yamaha MOXF8 and Nord Lead 2 controlling a Macbook Pro running a multitude of softsynths including: Scarbee Rhodes, Ravenscroft 275 piano, Reason, Wurlie, Native Instruments B4(organ), GSI VB3(organ), GSI ZD6(clavinet), Amplification: Barbetta combo amp and Acoustic Image Coda-R with extension speaker.

Studio setup: Hammond C3 organ with Leslie 122, Kawai 49" upright piano, Yamaha P250, & Wurlitzer electronic piano. For recording I use Reaper and Ableton Live running on the Macbook.
Also, acoustic guitars, ukuleles, and accordion.

MUSIC