Summer has been filled with great pianist vocalist events in Los Angeles County venues for me! During August, I had the honor of helping a couple make their wedding vows as I performed music for their ceremony along with background music for their reception. Another highlight was playing cocktail hour style piano for a private…Continue reading Pianist Private Events, Vocalist, Los Angeles County Musical Magic!
This month has been an exciting one for me in terms of being both a band organizer-musical director and a hired-gun as electronic keyboardist in a couple of different rock shows. It was very exciting and magical to perform a set of 80s classic rock hits for over 500 people at an awesome venue in…Continue reading Keyboardist and Band Leader – Rock Shows!
Live piano and vocal performance of great music creates a very wonderful effect on people. I discover this over and over when I play for people in different situations. Last week I was the singing pianist for a private birthday party in the West Valley. It was a very special occasion and the wonderful lady…Continue reading Singing Piano, Birthday Parties, 5-Star Venues and Musical Magic!
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!
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!
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!
Spring is magic for music and instrumental piano and vocal gigs! Being a singing pianist in Los Angeles has it’s ups and downs – it’s a very competitive industry! With that said, I enjoyed several lovely afternoons performing instrumental piano at a Los Angeles outdoor cafe doing jazz standards, classic rock and oldies, even a…Continue reading Los Angeles Solo Singing Pianist Vocalist Spring Magic!
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