Contemporary Jazz and R&B Artist and drummer. I have many compositions and have written songs. I am an established drummer with 35 years experience. I am open and available to do solo's or fill in for occasions, events and concerts.
Price Range: $250 - $3500
What to Expect
Electrifying drum solos
Performance with a touch of Class
Exquisite drum dynamics and performance.
Extra ordinary technique and natural rhythm
Most have described my level of talent as above average and the skill I play is at the level of professionalism!
My name is Bernard Brown
I was born in Northwest Ohio, started to play the drums at the early age of 5. I come from a working class family my father a demolition contractor my mother an accomplished & inspiring play wright and a major influence to my music and a motivator to me as young drummer. Music was often the dominating influence in my early years as a teen being exposed to artists to Jimi Hendrix & Buddy Miles, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Chic Chorea, Stanley Clarke Billy Cobham and the likes. Old school R&B was predominate influence as well. I can play all of it! I have been playing now for more than 35 years. I have written songs and also have various contemporary jazz compositions. I often study the technique and dynamics of drumming often trying to take my talent to the next level. Looking forward to collaborate and perform with other musicians and look forward to a long relationship recording of my music and others.
(Also, I represent the up and coming contemporary jazz group Collaborations)
Roger - Grapevine
Santana - Oyo Como VA
Time - Jungle Love
Darren - Tale of Two Cities (Jazz)
Lake Side - Fantastic Voyage
Influences & Inspiration
Spyra Gyro, Chaka Khan, Sheila E. ,Prince, Marcus Miller Kenny G, Gerald Albright...Jimi Hendrix and Buddy Miles, Billy Cobham, Chic Corea and Stanley Clarke.
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