Singer/piano player of jazz, ragtime, blues and gospel.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 60 - 180 minutes
What to Expect
I play similar to New Orleans jazz piano style. Includes piano ragtime, boogie, blues and traditional jazz, I sing various old pop classics of 20's to 50'a with some more modern classics and originals thrown in as well. I also can play some New Orleans gospel music.
Singer/Songwriter and piano player who also performs American vintage jazz and ragtime blues and old gospel songs. He is originally from Cincinnati Ohio and has been performing in Coffeehouses, Restaurants, Retirement homes, music stores and churches since the 1980's.
Additional Booking Notes
I love playing a well tuned accoustic 88 key piano if one is available. However I can provide keyboard and sound PA if needed.
Some example of songs When The Saints Go Marching In, New York State Of Mind, Kitten On The Keys,
Woo Boogie Blues, Chevy Chase, Lazy River,
Georgia On My Mind, Ain't Misbehavin', Trouble In Mind,
St James Infirmary, Walking Stick, Tip Toe Through The Tulips,
Piano Man, Summertime, Sensation Rag,
God Bless The Child, Going To Sit Right Down And Write Myself A Letter, You Made Me Love You,
Have You Seen My Baby , Ain't She Sweet, Euphonic sounds,
Shake Rattle And Roll, Daydream, Three Quater Blues
Tea For Two, Stoptime Rag, Shortin' Bread
As Time Goes By, Rocky Raccoon, When You're Gone,
Body And Soul, Some Days, Knock, Knock, (and more!)
Influences & Inspiration
Hoagy Charmichael, Fats Waller, Dr John, Billy Joel, Blliy Preston, Beatles, Blind Boys of Alabama, Ragtime: Scott Joplin, Joesph Lamb, Eubie Blake, etc.
New York City, NY
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