I had a great time playing two nights as late-night singing pianist for TED Women 2018 held at the La Quinta Resort in Palm Desert. Jazz standards, classic rock, pop, you name it! I was booked for two nights in a row, in a room very full of conference attendees. I was fortunate to have…Continue reading Singing Pianist – TED Women 2018
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!
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!
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!
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
February has been a busy month doing solo piano-vocal gigs and playing all kinds of music! The last week I performed at one of my favorite venues in Los Angeles, outside in some pretty chilly but beautiful winter weather, and despite my fingers practically freezing off my hands, I had a pretty good time playing…Continue reading Solo Piano Vocals Los Angeles – Cafe in Winter!
Some good times starting off the New Year with lots of exciting gigs in Los Angeles – solo piano vocal, party band, event band, solo piano instrumental, classic jazz, rock, pop, r&b and oldies. January started off with a private event all the way in San Diego leading a rock quartet and playing my “keytar”…Continue reading Keyboardist, Vocalist, Pianist, Band Leader, Los Angeles