TopazDragonfly
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Acoustic Guitar, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Fiddle, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Ukulele, Upright bass.

ABOUT

More of a passion than profession. . . Topaz (aka: Topaz Dragonfly) is an artist born of Appalachian roots with a Celtic lineage and an Hindi-African soul. With aspirations towards something of an integration or fusion of all cultural aspects of human diaspora and nature!

Screen name:
TopazDragonfly
Member since:
Jan 21 2021
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Available to gig:
1 night a week

Influences

Mozart, Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald, Janis Joplin, Marley, Hendrix, The Beatles, Fleetwood Mac, Jethro Tull, Moody Blues, EWF, George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic, Stevie Wonder, Prince, MJ, Madonna, Tori Amos, Herbie Hancock, Afro Celt Sound System, Zap Mama, Jai Uttal, Enya & Clannad.

Instrument experience:

Other Percussion:
Expert
Background Singer:
Expert
Vocalist:
Expert
Vocalist - Soprano:
Expert
Drums:
Advanced
Piano:
Advanced
Vocalist - Alto:
Advanced
Clarinet:
Advanced
Keyboard:
Moderate
Other:
Moderate
Mandolin:
Moderate
Saxophone:
Intermediate
Acoustic Guitar:
Intermediate
Flute:
Beginner
Fiddle:
Beginner
Accordion:
Beginner
Harp:
Beginner
Bass Guitar:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

All sorts of auxillary percussion (Latin, African, & Celtic), a Tama Stagestar trapset (jazz set) with a set of both Sabian Cymbols (for crisp studio sound) & Zildjian (for more rock/grunge), as well as a marching snare, custom-crafted travel set, etc... Yamaha digital grand 76 key keyboard, mandolin, hammered & lap dulcimers, chromatic lap-harp, fretless bass, acoustic & electric guitars, clarinet, sax, flute, & a Honer accordion.