SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Harmonica, Flute, Trombone, Upright bass, Cello.

ABOUT

Competent, versatile, schooled, soulful guitarist / vocalist / arranger ready to make music and have fun with bright, open-minded, creative people.
Seeking playing opportunities in any of the following contexts:

1) Solo Classical / Jazz guitar for intimate gatherings, events, dinner/cocktails
2) Fill-in / full-time work with Jazz, Blues, R&B/Soul/Funk bands
3) Collaboration on originals, creative arrangements of Jazz standards (Classic & Modern)
4) Start-up project with like-minded performers.

NOTES on Audio tracks:
"Blue Bossa", "OLEO", -
....From 12/20/2012 recording session with Jazz trio.
"One Note Samba" - Solo classical version of Jobim tune

"You Don't Know What Love Is" - My vocal rendition of the classic Jazz ballad (shortened version for space restrictions).

In the meantime, if you have any questions just email -- OrpheusObject at G..M..A...I...L.

Screen name:
OrpheusObject
Member since:
Sep 19 2006
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
45
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

Too many artists and composers to list from genres as diverse as Classical (all sub genres), Ragtime, Blues, Swing, Bebop, Cool, Hard Bop, R&B, Motown, Classic Rock, Classic Country, Fusion, and Funk!

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Vocalist:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Other Percussion:
Moderate
Keyboard:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

Gibson ES-175.
Epiphone ES-335 PRO.
Goyette Classical-Electric.
Martin 000-ce Electric-Acoustic.
FENDER Acoustasonic 150 amp.
Blackstar ID CORE 100 2x10
Sure Mics.
Pedals, etc.

MUSIC