Had a great time leading the Happiness Jazz Trio at a lovely holiday event in downtown Los Angeles, where I played left-hand keyboard bass and piano accompaniment with Karl D’Amico (guitarist for Missing Persons) and drummer Tyler Ryan. The client was super happy, said we really made the party! Many of the guests made a…Continue reading Holiday Piano Jazz Trio, Five Star Yelp Review!
October has been an exciting month of solo piano & vocals, bass playing and producing. Larsen’s Valencia is always a favorite venue with a lovely grand piano and great atmosphere, friendly staff and wonderful patrons! I just played out at Red Restaurant in City Of Industry – really nice outdoor dining with a beautiful pond…Continue reading Solo Piano & Vocals, Bass Playing And Lots of Music for Los Angeles!
Live piano & singing, instrumental jazz, rock, pop, contemporary hits and oldies, electric keyboards, such as rock organ, electric piano, clavinet, etc, all played solo or with the power duet I’m part of with my good friend John Eberhard, who is also a brilliant drummer, but plays keyboards with me along with well-produced backing tracks.…Continue reading Piano & Vocals, Power Duet, Keyboards, Live Music Performance Rocks!
Bass player bookings have become frequent over the past month in Los Angeles cafe gigs, private events, parties, and it looks like I’m going to see at lot more from the amount of positive feedback I keep getting after every gig. Not just nice praise, but REALLY big “WOW” kind of stuff. That’s inspiring, to…Continue reading Bass Gigs, New Piano, Summer Magic!
The solo piano vocalist, rock keyboardist and bass player! Exciting events to kick off the summer started with Father’s singing for residents of a Senior Living facility as well as at a church Sunday Service, followed up by several performances around the Los Angeles area playing classic rock & oldies, jazz standards and contemporary hits.…Continue reading Solo Piano, Vocalist, Bass Player and Los Angeles Summer Magic!
It was a joy to be an on-camera solo pianist backing up a mother and daughter to add some visual magic to their music video! The ladies were pleased to have someone playing the part of the accompanist to their amazing music project. The song was gorgeous and I enjoyed playing it along with the…Continue reading Solo Pianist On-Camera in Los Angeles
June is an exciting month of solo piano gigs, event bands, the rock quartet doing private events, all over Los Angeles and as far as San Diego! Larsen’s Valencia, a private church event with a full rock ensemble playing classic rock, also a great gig at a favorite Los Angeles outdoor cafe performing contemporary hits…Continue reading Solo Piano, Rock Quartet, Private Events, Music Magic!
It’s been a good month for me doing solo piano & vocals around the Los Angeles area. No weddings yet this spring, but I’ve enjoyed performing at a local outdoor cafe doing a combination of solo performance of jazz standards like Sinatra, Brubeck, Miles Davis, etc., and classic rock material – Santana, Van Morrison, Cat…Continue reading Piano Vocals Los Angeles – Recent Events!
Approaching spring performing at favorite venue in and around Los Angeles always offers opportunities for me to play solo piano & vocals for very nice crowds. In March, I’ve enjoyed playing jazz standards, such as Fly Me To The Moon, All Of Me, Take 5, Black Orpheus, It’s A beautiful World, Night And Day, Misty,…Continue reading Los Angeles Pianist-Vocalist, Event Bands, Singing Duets
Fun night, Walnut, CA in Los Angeles County – for a rock quartet of old men to be playing jazz swing standards, classic rock, R&B and oldies for high school kids at a Sadie Hawkins dance! It was a bit of a chilly night (as you can see by our coats and sweaters) but we…Continue reading Rex Perry – Keyboardist with the Happiness Band at Sadie Hawkins Dance