richard1446636
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, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Seeking Electric Bass player with some vocal ability to join 4 piece group playing classic rock, 50's - 80's, some swing and jazz standards.
Personally, I have a background in R&R small groups, horn groups in the 70's (BS&T and Chicago) and big band swing and jazz. Backed many popular R&R artists in shows.

Screen name:
richard1446636
Member since:
Mar 15 2020
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Committed
Years playing music:
55
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
1 time per week

Influences

Many recordings of various R&R and R&B sax players, Also Earl Bostic, Lee Allen, Clifford Scott (with Bill Doggett - Honky Tonk), David Sanborn, Dave Koz and many more. Jazz sax players,e.g., Phil Woods, Chris Vadala (with Chuck Mangione), Paquito D'Rivera, Pete Christlieb (Johnny Carson Tonight Show Band), Scott Hamilton, Stan Getz, Tom Scott, Eric Marienthal and many more.

Instrument experience:

Saxophone:
Advanced
Clarinet:
Moderate
Flute:
Intermediate

EQUIPMENT

Alto, tenor, soprano sax, clarinet and flute. Also have about 50 mouthpieces and 5,000 reeds.