michael1257366
CONTACT

SEEKING

Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Experienced improvisor with solid harmonic and melodic foundation. Wide range of influences, very adaptable.

Screen name:
michael1257366
Member since:
Jan 15 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Under 10
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week

Influences

Current iTunes verbatim dump - alpha order: Abyssinians, Adam Makowicz, Airto, Berg, Ali Akbar Khan, Alice Coltrane, Art Blakey, Bach, Beatles, Benny Velarde, Bevis Frond, Big Al Anderson/NRBQ, Bill Berry, Bill Evans, Billy Cobham, Blair Quartet, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley, Bob Weir, Bud Powell, Burning Spear, Byrds, Cal Tjader, Camper Van Beethoven, Captain Beefheart, Carlos Santana, Charles Lloyd, Charles Mingus, Chick Corea, Clare Fischer, Culture, Curtis Mayfield, David Lindley, Debussy, Django Reinhardt, Doc Watson, Earl Brothers, Eddie Harris, Eddie Jefferson, Elvin Jones, Eric Burdon, Eric Dolphy, Flora Purim, Frank Foster, Frank Zappa, Freddie Hubbard, Funkadelic, Gary Burton, Gary Peacock, George Harrison, Gil Evans, Gil Scott-Heron, Grant Green, Grateful Dead, Henry Kaiser, Herbie Hancock, Holly Colle, Howard Roberts, Howlin' Wolf, JJ Johnson...... you get the idea.

Instrument experience:

Lead Guitar:
Advanced
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

Yairi 6-string
Alvarez 12-string
Takamine classical
Schecter Saturn electric (2)
G&L F-100 electric
various vintage Euro and Japanese electrics
Duncan Convertible tube amp
Polytone tube amp
various outboards and MainStage