A native San Franciscan playing bass since 1982,I believe in providing a solid,unshakable rhythmic and harmonic foundation for the ensemble.
As a veteran of the 80's Broadway rock scene, I have played at the Mabuhay Gardens, The Stone, the Chi-Chi Club, and almost every other conceivable venue in the city.
I have ties to the local blues scene, having played with "Country" Pete McGill at the infamous A&C Club in Oakland, as well as with many others in the Bay Area.
In the 1990's I performed vocally in the Ina Chalis Opera Ensemble.
After attending The Player's School of Music in 1997, I was in the bass chair for the local band "Blue Oasis", which opened for such rock luminaries as Rick Derringer and All Points Bulletin(Lynyrd Skynyrd Alumni).
have performed the bass parts for full productions of the Broadway
shows Kiss me Kate, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Crazy for You, and Little Shop of Horrors.
I currently play in a Jazz Quartet.
My influences are Blues, Rock, R&B, and Jazz, as well as Funk (James Brown) and Motown(Jamerson).A talented and consummate professional, I bring heart and soul to all situations.