Band to Join, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Background Singer, Vocalist - Alto.


Hello! I am a graduate of DePaul University and I have written, recorded and produced several records worldwide over the years. Now I'm looking forward to record producing, songwriting and performing with very good musicians & vocalists. I am also an active member (#55988) of the Chicago Federation of Musicians, Local 10-208.

Screen name:
Jonathan Scales
Member since:
Mar 02 2018
Active within 24 hours
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:


Jeff Lorber, Incognito, Herbie Hancock, Bob James, Chick Corea, Aretha Franklin, Sinead Harnett, Mariah Carey, Anita Baker, Luther Vandross, Sabrina Claudio, Jill Scott, Lauryn Hill, Snoh Allegra, Maysa Leak, Demi Lovato, Will Downing, Lalah Hathaway, Carrie Underwood, Phyllis Hyman, Avery Sunshine, Eryka Badu, Cassadee Pope, Christina Aguilera, Rihanna, Mary J. Blige, The Emotions, Rachelle Ferrell, Sade, Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, Roberta Flack, and Chaka Khan.

Instrument experience:



My recording equipment: AVID ProTools Unlimited, MOTU Digital Performer 10, Propellerhead Reason 11, AVID Sibelius, Cubase AI 7, Spectrasonics Stylus & Omnisphere II and the Slate Raven MTi Dual Console with the Slate Digital ML-1 microphone plug-ins and the Slate Digital VMS-ONE Linear Microphone Preamp.

My touring equipment: Yamaha MOTIF ES 88, XS 88 and Yamaha Montage 8, Moog Electric Blue Voyager and a silver Bach Stradivarius Trumpet, Pair of JBL 615 EON powered speakers.

I solely perform all of my musical arrangements and remixes on my home recording equipment.

Go to Jonathan Scales dot com to setup a conference call.