owenstroud
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SEEKING

Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Banjo, Harmonica, Keyboard, Piano, Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Proficient pianist/keyboardist with 16 years of experience. I'm classically-trained but also play blues & rock. I can both read music notation on the spot and expertly improvise; I can also automatically transpose chords with no problem. I'm also a strong guitarist, composer, and arranger.

Screen name:
owenstroud
Member since:
May 29 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Touring
Years playing music:
15
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week

Influences

Folk/Americana: Lyle Lovett, Bob Dylan, Rich Mullins, The Avett Brothers, Jason Isbell, Thad Cockrell, Townes Van Zandt, Tift Merritt, John Prine, Brandi Carlile, Tom Waits

Blues/jazz: Charles Brown, Jimmy Smith, Art Tatum, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Freddie King

Country: Willie Nelson, George Strait, Robert Earl Keen, Johnny Cash, Eric Church, Randy Travis

Rock: Van Morrison, Randy Newman, The Beatles, The Band, Fleet Foxes, Bruce Springsteen, Daniel Lanois, Matthew Perryman Jones, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Paul Simon

Classical: Maurice Ravel, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Instrument experience:

Vocalist:
Expert
Keyboard:
Expert
Piano:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Advanced
Harmonica:
Advanced
Banjo:
Intermediate
Drums:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

- Taylor 320ce Acoustic
- Nord Electro 4D Organ
- Roland KC-150 Amplifier
- Gold Tone Banjo
- Hammered Dulcimer

MUSIC