GHarris
CONTACT

SEEKING

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

ABOUT

Have played music since the age of 5; Jazz and classically trained, studied at Westchester Conservatory of Music for 2 years for classical piano. Majored in both jazz and classical music performance at Columbia University in trumpet and piano. Lead trumpet of Columbia University Big Band from 2004-2008; Performed with Curtis Fuller, Frank Wess, Bobby Watson, and Don Sickler; snare and quad-toms drummer in Columbia University Marching band from 2004-2008. Former New York All-County, All-State Jazz and classical trumpeter. Former member of Funk/Reggae/Rock band 3WB - looking to expand my music in funk, reggae, jazz, and rock.

Screen name:
GHarris
Member since:
Apr 03 2011
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Lettuce, Soulive, The Meters, Dirty Dozen Brass Band; BB King, Clifford Brown, Freddie Hubbard, Wynton Kelly, Bill Evans, Ahmad Jamal.

EQUIPMENT

Baldwin Upright Piano/Hamilton Signature model; Roland RD-170 Stage Piano; Casio WK-1360 Synthesizer; Conn Victor 1935 Italian Custom Silver Trumpet; Bach Stradivarius Model 37 Gold-Plated Trumpet; Yamaha Silent Brass Effects Module.