10/29/14New Commercial Spot For Acxiom
scroll to second slide and "watch the video"
I'm now a proud sponsor of Nord Keyboards! more info to follow as they will be featuring me in their artist lounge.
02/22/13CAA oscar party
I played CAA's pre-oscar party. Entertained the likes of Clooney, P. Diddy, R. Witherspoon, Bradley Cooper, etc. !!!!
More music playing on "Burn Notice"...
Played piano on a few tracks for star of "Glee", Matthew Morrison.
I am now the resident pianist at The Montage Hotel in Beverly Hills; Monday I play solo piano, and Friday accompanying the likes of Hillary Novak and Laura Mace! Come check it out!
For the month of December, I've been playing at "The Shave" in Beverly Hills on Thursday, Friday and Saturdays in the mid-afternoon.
11/20/11Aussie Jazz Senssation, Ingrid James
Currently in the studio laying down tracks with SG7 with Ingrid. We will be playing live at Steamers next month, and then touring Queensland Australia this summer!
Playing Christopher Young's original film score of "Rum Diary" (Jonny Depp), at Catalina Bar and Grill!
My studio is now located in the Hollywood Hills. The yamaha baby grand is well at work; recording tracks and pleasantly disturbing neighbors! pics to come...
08/13/10composing for TV and film
I've recently had some great success composing for different TV networks and feature films. Namely, MTV's "10 on top", and "Big Momma's House III", and the Hallmark Channel's new movie airing in Late November, "The Town Christmas Forgot".
See the "Producer/Composer" section for details and and audio!
It's been a great 2009! I've had the privilege of playing with so many great musicians both in the studio and on stage.....I'm now composing spots for TV and collaborating with some great producers...More to come! New Years Eve at Mirabelles on Sunset with Andy Sanesi and Rufus Philpot (the scott henderson rhythm section of late).
06/04/08WINNER-BIG PHAT JAM COMPETITION
Upon winning the competition, I will be a featured soloist on the next Big Phat Band CD. Thanks for all who voted.
Recently had the amazing experience of playing a fundraiser with REO speedwagon lead singer, Kevin Cronin. Also on drums, legendary Greg Bisonette. It ROCKED!
12/15/07lots of gigs
This week, I will be sharing the stage with Jimmy Branley, Carlitos del Puerto, Mike Shapiro, and Hussein Jiffry. I'm inspired....
12/02/07cool gigs-cooler musicians
I have some great gigs coming this week....The Pasadena Jazz Institute has stepped up their game and is hiring some great musicians/colleagues. I will be playing Wednesday, 12/5, with Nick Mancini (and an all-star cast), and John Tegmeyer the follow Saturday. Check 'itinerary' for specifics.
Two TV appearences---Boston Legal and Monk.
I'm happy to say that I've recently joined a fantastic jazz/funk band named the San Gabriel Seven. Please follow the link to read about what we do.
We currently just finished an album with featured artists, Eric Marienthal (sax player in Chick Corea's Electric Band), and Bill Watrous.
07/10/07Capitalist Hippie Complex
I'm thrilled to say that I have joined the infamous Capitalist Hippie Complex. Amazing musicians, and amazing people. Check out a show......no seriously. go. now.
We're playing the Colorado Music Summit in November!
Currently playing and producing on a movie trailor going to Sundance called, "swing state", written by Jon Sheldon. More news to come.