Paeta Ceratchi


Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Other Percussion, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone.


I have played about every style and drum out there and started drumming when i was 5 years old, joined a school band and was teaching in studio by 17 and was performing for audiences by 13.

I am looking for professional players/group with the discipline to bring quality performance to premier performance venues.

Do you dig RnB, funk, modern jazz, Motown and other classic and current greats, and play at a high performance level at the best gigs then i am interested. I work part time and can schedule my PT work schedule around the band schedule. Check out my videos on this site with the band I managed several years ago, Urban Roots. Please Call me or text me at 480. 221.5377.

I'm Looking for seasoned musicians with 15+ yrs minimum experience of performance and formal music training who have the chops capable of playing high end funk, jazz, pop, and blues. Im looking for musicians with the time resources and disciplined for success! looking for fun flexible musicians with time, discipline and interest in a high quality musical performance.

If you have played at least 15 years minimum on your instrument, have studied music from professionals and have high quality standards and equipment, and

1. Are willing to rehearse weekly or when needed to develop a strong show;

2. Are reasonable, flexible, and willing to share the cost and effort;

3. Want to play only better venues for $100 and up per night/player,

4. Want/can play funk, R&B, Funk, modern jazz, Motown, latin and classic upbeat groovin and movin music from 60's 70's and 80's along with some great pop stuff; I am ready to work for our success.

Screen name:
Paeta Ceratchi
Member since:
Jan 27 2007
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week


Many, but we can only list 4 genres of music we like:
Artists we like:
Bill Withers
George Benson
Patti Labelle
Aretha Franklin
Bobby Caldwell
Teena Marie
Randy Crawford
Bonnie Raitt
Chaka Khan
Michael McDonald
Jill Scott
Martha Reeves
Pointer Sisters
Joe Cocker
Average White Band
Tower of Power
Sly and Family Stone
Etta James
Earth Wind & Fire
Fleetwood Mac
Herbie Hancock
The Isley Bros
Linda Ronstadt
Grover WAshington
Amy Winehouse
Macy Gray
Oleta Adams
Eva Cassidy
Roberta Flack
Steely Dan
The Staple Singers
Whitney Houston
Van Morrison, et al.

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:


have professional equipment multiple sets and full set of percussion.