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


Bassist ( upright and electric bass guitar) composer, educator, follower of Christ the Lord, member of the JazzLabNY, Former Bassist for Rhonda Denet and the Bad Cats, Composer and Leader of the D.Scott Buchanan Project (2 CDs- "Follow" 2013, "Love and Peace" 2012; new CD to be released 2019

Screen name:
Member since:
May 24 2015
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:


Genres: Bebop/ post bop, big band swing,R&B, Soul, Blues, Gospel,Fusion, Funk, Motown, Stax, Philly International, Muscle Shoals, Latin Jazz, more...
Artist: Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Pharoah Sanders, Lee Morgan, Ella Fitzgerald, Charley Parker, Charles Mingus, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Cannonball Adderly, Aretha Franklin, Burt Bacharach, Dozier/Holland/Dozier, Linda Creed, Larry Graham, Ralph Armstrong, Collin Young, Jamaica Funk Kats (it's my home!), Igor Stravinsky, Claude DeBussey, Etta James, James Jamerson, Bob Babbitt, The Funk Brothers, Carol Kaye, Coleman Hawkish, Count Basie, Ray Brown, Ron Carter, Charley Sabatino, Chick Cores, Dizzy Gillespie, Anita Baker, Stanley Clarke, Jaco Pastorius, Marcus Miller, Victor Wooten, Sean Jones, countless others...,

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Upright bass:


Bass Guitars:
MG custom bass guitars: 6 string and 5 string fretless
BassMods Maurice Fitzgerald signature 5 string jazz bass
Music man 5 string basses
Peavey Cirrus 6 string bass
Fender Jazz Bass
Fender/Squire 5 string Jazz Basses with Audere Preamps

Double bass:
Shen SB100 upright bass with David Gage pickup
French bow

Bass amps:
Acoustic Image, Genz Benz, SWR, Ampeg, Crown Power Amp

Speaker Cabinets:
Hartke, Peavey, Accugroove

A few.., not much use for them.., but available when needed. Digitech, Morley, Tech21, , more