Bass Guitar ability
Influences: Thundercat, Snarky Puppy, Radiohead, Born Of Osiris, Red Bone.
I have been playing in bands of every genre for the last 15 years. I have grade three theory with distinction and can sight read music at an intermediate level. My strength is playing by ear and i can pick up a pop song in five minutes. I have played in a youth orchestra, Jazz bands, rock bands, hip hop groups and reggae groups. I have competed in smoke free rock quest and Battle of the Bands and i completed the summer jazz school at the New Zealand School of Music. I have performed at the Newtown festival, Cupadupa (a.k.a the Cuba st Carnival) and many other festivals, as well as the 'Good Morning' breakfast show on channel 1.
I can also play guitar, piano, mandolin and drums as well as backing vocals.