vattel
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Vocalist, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Tenor, Vocalist - Soprano, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Other Percussion, Violin, Trumpet, Saxophone, Keyboard, Piano, Background Singer, Harmonica, Flute, Other, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Vocalist - Alto, Trombone, Steel guitar, Cello, Ukulele, Electronic Music, Clarinet, Harp.

ABOUT

BM Manhattan School of Music. 20 years experience teaching includes class room instruction at Morgan State University and in private and public schools. 20 years experience as a performer with such artists as artists as: Charles Gayle, Cecil Taylor, David Murray, Oliver Lake, Hamiet Bluiett, Sonny Simmons, Khan Jamal, Brother Ah, Charli Persip, Roy Campbell, Bern Nix, Peter Kowald, John Tchicai and David Pleasant.

Screen name:
vattel
Member since:
May 20 2009
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
30
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
6-7 nights a week

Influences

Charles Mingus, Nina Simone, Frank Zappa

Instrument experience:

Bass Guitar:
Advanced
Upright bass:
Advanced
Other:
Moderate
Other Percussion:
Intermediate
Vocalist - Tenor:
Beginner
Background Singer:
Beginner

EQUIPMENT

Tyrolean Double Bass (circa:1880)
1968 Fender P-Bass Guitar (w/Seymour Duncan SPB-2 pickup & Sadowsky Preamp)
Acoustic Image Amp (400 watt)
2x10; 1x15 Epifani Bass Cabinets
Boss Flanger
Digitech Whammy
Electro Harmonix Nano Bassballs
DOD Milkbox Compressor
Fender Chorus

MUSIC