leon1378886
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Steel guitar.

ABOUT

Objective:

To work with competent musicians male or female with a reliable music booking agency to entertain customers in dinner clubs, night clubs, coffee houses, or performing in concert for shows. I also hope to market my original songs and compositions with a major music corporation.

Experience:

Performed as a musician and musical entertainer for over twenty years in the state of Montana and performed in venues throughout the Northwest. I performed in nightclubs, dinner clubs, and coffee houses as a single entertainer or performing with a band. I have opened concert performances with nationally known bands and artists throughout my musical career. I have played concerts with bands as well as performing in concert as a single entertainer.

Instruments for performance:

I am proficient in performing with piano, keyboards, and synthesizer. I play guitar, Spanish classical acoustical, electric and bass. I am skilled on drums, congas, bongos, programming percussion in cover songs as well as recorded original tunes. I am excellent in vocals and harmonies. I sing and perform in all styles of music and genres. I have many years of experience in recording, mixing mastering albums and production work.

Accomplishments:

Excelled in music composition to win the title of Montana Gold Recording Artist. I took first place in a rock to riches music competition throughout the state of Montana, sponsored by Starstream Records and Atlantic Records. I placed in the top five in a state country music competition, sponsored by True Value Stores. i won the Sky River Talent Search with a band called the Silversonics in Seattle, Wa. I have written and recorded seven original albums and have five albums beng streamed on the largest streaming service in the world, Spotify as well as Itunes, CD Baby and many other digital distribution sites on the internet. There have been over 2500 streams of my songs on Spotify alone in the past year.

Education:

I have studied fine arts at Western Montana College in Dillon, Mt. I completed two years of study at Western. My G.P. was 3.4 I have had many years of private study in music.

Screen name:
leon1378886
Member since:
Jun 28 2019
Active within 1 week
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:
4-5 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

In Country music Vince Gill, Carrie Underwood
In Rock Journey, Joe Satrainia,
In Blues Johnny Lange, some earlier musicians, Mike Bloomfield,
Al Cooper
In classic folk Rock, Crosby Stills and Nash
In Classical Music and Celtic, Celtic Women, Sarah Brightman,
Moya Brennan
In Jazz Chic Corea, Diiane Kraull

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Moderate
Vocalist - Tenor:
Moderate
Rhythm Guitar:
Moderate
Lead Guitar:
Moderate
Acoustic Guitar:
Moderate
Bass Guitar:
Moderate
Drums:
Moderate
Other Percussion:
Moderate
Keyboard:
Moderate
Piano:
Moderate
Background Singer:
Moderate
Harmonica:
Moderate
Vocalist - Alto:
Moderate
Electronic Music:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Ibanez electic guitar, Crafter acoustic guitar, A phonic P.A. system with an 8 track mixing board, a Peavey digital amp with built in processor 100 watt amp with 2 12" JBL.speakers and additional mikes.

MUSIC