Rob Rappaport
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SEEKING

Band to Join, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Bass Guitar, Drums, Keyboard.

ABOUT

Percussion player - 42 years on percussion - and 40 on Guitar - acoustic, rythm and lead -prefer a percussion gig.

Looking for acoustic local gigs and/or clubs - any style of music. I have a full set of world percussion instruments, prefer to play the Trejon (Cajon w/a tom), Djembes, Timbales, Congas, various percussive instruments

Available most weekend nights, many weeknights (i produce music so hours vary).

Screen name:
Rob Rappaport
Member since:
Jan 24 2013
Active within 1 week
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
2-3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week
Most available:
Nights

Influences

Al genres of music from Joni Mitchell, James Taylor, Laura Nyro to Steely Dan, Beatles, Stones, Jazz, Fusion, Hip Hop, Urban, Reggae, Country, Southern Rock - can play everything from 30's and 40' big band to 50's crooners to sixties and seventies rock.

Instrument experience:

Acoustic Guitar:
Expert
Harmonica:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Expert
Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Advanced
Piano:
Advanced
Upright bass:
Advanced

EQUIPMENT

PERCUSSION:
Trejon (has bass, tom, snare and used as a seat which helps on crowded stage)
Djembes (18" 12" 10"; Doumbeck (8")
Timbales; Congas; Bongos
Cymbal Kit and multiple accessories (tambos, shakers, bells, glocks, etc.) with appr0priate stands, etc.
Full Audix Mic set for all instruments (up to 8 mics)
On stage monitor (in case i need to be totally self-sufficient)

GUITARS:

ELECTRIC: Taylor T5, Les Paul; Fender Stratocaster
ACOUSTIC-ELECTRIC: 2 Guild Mahogany D25s; 2 Yamaha Cutaway Acoustic-Electrics; Ibanez Cutaway Acoustic-Electric;
ACOUSTIC: Yamaha dreadnaught classical acoustic;
BASSES:
Fender Electric Jazz Bass; Alvarez Acoustic-Electric dreadnaught bass.

ALSO:
Harmonica; Mandolin; Didgeridoo