V Jones
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, 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, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

V Jones
- dob 1/27/1972

1979-1989 (age 7-17) -
Private Classical Piano Lessons
1-2 hour long lessons every week


1986-1990 Marching Bands
Memorial HS (BigBlueMachine)
[Grades 9, 10, 11]
Union HS (RenegadeRegiment)
[Grade 12]

Marching Bands (both schools):
Snare Drum (1986-'89)

Drumline Section Leader
MHS(1987-'89)
UHS(1990)

Black Gold Drum & Bugle Corps
Snare Drum (summer 1990)

Extracurricular Aid to Band Directors (including but not limited to....):
[Full Orchestra/Symphonic Band/Jazz Fusion Band/Wind Ensemble/MarchingBand

For full Scores + various individual parts/pieces etc:(All freehand written old fashioned way)

Transposes
Transcriptions
Duplicate Copies
Arrangements/Alterations
Dynamic & Rhythmic Interpretation

Been working as a local pianist/bass guitarist here in Tulsa since 1989 - Too many different jobs, gigs, bands etc to list here right now but can provide plenty of references upon request - Here are a few:

Tribe of Souls (bassist/keys/vox)
Phat Thumb (bassist/vox harm)
KJV (substitute bassist)
Denada (bass/vox)
What's That? (bass/vox)
Freak Juice (substitute bassist)
Brian Lee (bass)
2/3/4/5- Piece Chicken Dinner(bass/keys)
David Thomas (bass/keys)
Phunhouse [OKC] (bass/vox)
Travis Fite (bass & keys)
Cody McCombs (bass)
Luke West (bass & keys)
Skilli-It (bass keys)
Freakshow (substitute bassist)
Soul Food.  (    "                  "     )
Let's Zeppelin: A Tribute (piano/organ/synth etc)
Johnny E Band (bass/keys)

Work for Scott Musick at The Musick School (then bought out by Cayla Butler The Butler School of Music) & others giving drum lessons, piano & bass lessons

Thank you for taking time to read this -
Please enjoy a pleasant week ????

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Screen name:
V Jones
Member since:
Oct 07 2020
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
40
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week
Most available:
Days

Influences

Tower of Power
Mr. Bungle
Psychodelic Zombiez
Frank Zappa
Stevie Wonder

Billy Cobham

Herbie Hsncock

Instrument experience:

DJ:
Expert
Bass Guitar:
Expert
Drums:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Expert
Keyboard:
Expert
Piano:
Expert
Background Singer:
Expert
Vocalist:
Moderate
Upright bass:
Moderate
Rhythm Guitar:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

Nordelectro2. 73key
(B3organ, clavinet, fender rhodes,piano
EH720 loop modulator
Casio Lk-280
Steinberger 5 string bass
Ibanez SDGR 5 string bass
Hartke 500Watt combo amplifier