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!
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
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
As a Los Angeles-based pianist and vocalist, it was a pleasure to be able to drive down and enjoy some quality magic at NAMM 2017. NAMM is the National Association of Music Merchants and is a celebrated event for anyone involved in the music business. The trade show areas encompass every area of the Anaheim…Continue reading NAMM 2017 and the Kawai Crystal Piano
It was a way to help a great group to have a very successful event by bringing in our tight and energetic four-piece jazz-rock band to perform several classic rock & jazz tunes along with fanfare to help keep the mood high and upbeat for the entire evening. The client said we were amazing and…Continue reading Perry/Barry Quartet – Private Event in San Diego!
A busy Wednesday night playing solo piano and vocals at Larsen’s Steakhouse Valencia. People love classic rock, 60’s hits, 70’s hits and 80’s hits! I also played some jazz standards and did several classic Christmas tunes. But the favorites were songs from the pop/rock area, including a rousing rendition of Rocket Man by Elton John.…Continue reading Pianist Vocalist Larsen’s Valencia
Had a great time as wedding singer, pianist and vocalist with a jazz trio for a high profile wedding in Los Angeles at the famous Line Hotel on Wilshire. I played instrumental jazz along with singing a variety of wedding appropriate tunes, with John Eberhard on drums and vocals, and Abdoul Latif on standup acoustic…Continue reading Wedding Singer, Jazz Trio Los Angeles