Jason Weiss
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist - Alto, Dobro, Fiddle, Mandolin, Other, Background Singer, Violin, Acoustic Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist.

ABOUT

I am a professional banjo player available for touring, session recording, casuals, and lessons. I also accept last-minute calls. Please contact me if you are looking for a talented, dedicated, and professional team player.

Screen name:
Jason Weiss
Member since:
Aug 10 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
25
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Earl Scruggs, Béla Fleck, Don Reno, J. D. Crowe, Noam Pikelny, Sonny Osborne, Jim Mills, Tony Trischka, Doug Dillard, Dennis Caplinger, Sammy Shelor, Janet Davis, Bill Keith, Scott Vestal, Bobby Thompson, Vic Jordan, Eric Weissberg, Snuffy Jenkins, Roy Clark, Ron Block, Ralph Stanley, Alison Brown, Jens Kruger, Kenny Ingram, Pat Cloud, and just about every other banjer picker out there! Also, Robert Johnson, Howlin' Wolf, T-bone Walker, John Lee Hooker, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gilespie, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Bill Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, Jim and Jesse, Roy Acuff, the Carter Family, Allison Kraus and Union Station, and are you actually still reading this?

Instrument experience:

Banjo:
Expert

EQUIPMENT

Deering Golden Era banjo
Epiphone MB250 banjo
Deering Crossifre electric banjo
Roland KC-550 amp
Shure SM57 mics

MUSIC