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
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!
The hands of a professional pianist sparked the interest of a casting director, and BOOM – I’m asked to appear on TV as a contestant in ABC’s “To Tell The Truth”! It was a hoot!!! I was faced by a panel of VERY smart celebrities – Ashley Graham, Jenna Elfman, Donald Faison, and Alex Trebek,…Continue reading Professional Pianist Appearance on ABC’s “To Tell The Truth”
I was recently hired as the pianist for a wedding ceremony, cocktail hour and reception, held at the University Club in Pasadena, CA. Weddings are magical, and it was truly an honor to be asked to perform a selection of requested music that was used for each part of the wedding ceremony. Contributing to such…Continue reading Wedding Pianist – Ceremony, Reception and Cocktail Hour
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!
I had the pleasure of being the singing pianist at several Los Angeles area holiday events over the past several weeks – so much fun creating musical magic for families and friends! Being invited into someone’s home to entertain with music is a very special treat for me – people want to have live music…Continue reading Solo Singing Pianist – Private Holiday Events Los Angeles
I was hired as an instrumental pianist at an elegant gallery opening for the Noho Senior Arts Colony in Los Angeles (North Hollywood). I played a mix of jazz, classic rock and contemporary pop/rock which I picked out to help create a conversational atmosphere for the attendees. I have to say that playing instrumental piano…Continue reading Pianist – Noho Senior Arts Colony in Los Angeles
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!