Jon Asher

Actor, Extra, Photographer, Band Member, Singer,… more

Hull, United Kingdom
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FindYourWayOut

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Physical Attributes

Height:
185 cm / 6ft 1in
Eye color:
Hazel
Weight:
91 kg / 200 lbs
Hair color:
Brown
Ethnicity:
White / Caucasian
Hair length:
Medium
Chest:
over 119 cm / 47 in
Hair type:
Straight
Skin color:
White

Credits & experience

2019
  • MS Noordam (Holland America Line) : Vancouver, Canada to Seward, Alaska May 26th to July 7th
  • Work ashore in Norway : Pianoentertainer. Educational content / software programming
2018
  • Cruising and work ashore : pianoentertainer
2017
  • Performing on P&O's Oceana and ashore in Europe : Pianoentertainer
2016
  • Performing on P&O's Oriana and ashore in Europe : Pianoentertainer
2015
  • Cruising Baltic to St. Petersburg late May to late July : Piano entertainer "Guest Entertainer"
  • Hotel, Western Norway : Pianoentertainer
  • Cruising Tahiti to Sydney : Pianoentertainer
  • Still work ashore in Norway, gaps look as if they'll be filled by cruise work : Stord Hotel.
2014
  • Work : Working on land in Norway and did first cruise ship, Holland America Line's MS Ryndam in Northern Europe.
2011
  • Work : Mainly in Norway but on Silja and Color Line Cruise ferries in Scandinavia
2010
  • Established as a pianoentertainer in Norway : working on cruise ferries around 1 month every 6 years with 95% re-bookings
1987
  • Started working as a pianoentertainer : Various contracts world-wide up to present day
1977
  • Started work as a drummer vocalist in Hull, UK : various bands and venues

Acting

Acting experience

Previous paid speaking roles


I did some acting at college in Hull, some amateur dramatics and a music and drama foundation course but have been gainfully employed as a pianoentertainer or singing drummer for the last 30 years or so.

Extras

Extras experience

Previous speaking roles


Music

Drumming ability

Expert


Keyboard ability

Expert


Vocal ability

Lead singer


Vocal range

Baritone


Composer ability

Expert


Producer ability

Expert


Singing styles
  • Pop
  • Rock

Favourite genres
  • Pop
  • Rock
  • Indie
  • Electronic
  • Country

Influences: The Doobie Brothers, Farmers Market, Earth Wind & Fire, Chris Rea, The Blue Nile, Andrew Gold

Been working as a professional entertainer and musician for 35 years. Singing, playing the piano and harmonica (all at once) is what I do. My drumming ability will be a bit rusty now, same with my guitar playing. Would enjoy a job where I had the chance to sit in with other musicians depping for the drummer to get back some of what I've lost in that respect.

TV & Reality

none

Film & Stage Crew

own 3 x 6x4.5 medium format cameras plus plenty of 35 mm and digital equipment plus hi8 digital video. Have sold photos for use on cards, calendars and tourist board publications.

Photography

Photography experience

Part-time professional (paid work)


Photography website

www.alamy.com/search/imageresults.aspx?pl=1&plno=419834


Have been using 35mm and medium format film cameras since 1978 but now mainly shoot Full Frame with prime lenses. I have lenses from 17mm to 400mm and CAN manage longer if necessary. Familiar with simple digital editing such as fixing white balance, cropping, sharpening a little

Have sold photos and supplied various industries for nearly 40 years

As an entertainer I am used to dealing with people but most of my photography is travel, landscape and wildlife based with some industrial and residential

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