A Funk/Rock tune by Charlie Wood and Almost Midnight. I play all guitars on this piece.
Guitar ability: Expert
Vocal ability: Beginner
Banjo ability: Intermediate
D.J ability: Beginner
Influences: Led Zeppelin, Martin Taylor, Joe Pass, Prince, Pink Floyd, Ludovico Einaudi, The Faces, Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Eric Clapton, Earth Wind And Fire, Wes Montgomery, Pat Martino,
I studied at degree level at the Guitar Institute in London and graduated with a 2.1 in 2005.
I have been a full-time professional musician since 2007 and have worked extensively in Function/Party bands in Rock, Blues, and Funk styles in and around the London area. I also have experience working in Jazz environments working in solo situations, small groups (trios, quartets etc) and also Big Bands.
With with original artists is very familiar to me, having written, and recorded alongside Nikola Bedingfield, Lightbox and Charlie Wood's Almost Midnight. I record for various personal and professional projects on a regular basis, and have the ability to record to a professional standard in my personal studio.
I am a proficient sight reader and this has enabled me to play in musical theatre productions which include The Who's Tommy, Footloose, The Wiz, 13, Honk!, and Bugsy Malone.
I have excellent equipment, my own transport and a full clean, driving license. I am extremely professional in my attitude to work and pride myself on quick communication and delivering the service and products required.