|Twenty plus years in music business, as band leader , Hammond Organ player; and solo entertainer. Repertoire of songs from 1950's tocurrent.
From: Blues to Jazz; Rock & Roll, Swing; Latin; Country; all with a great fun, for show or dancing. Speciality is bringing atmosphere and joy to any party.
Began career in Paris France as Jazz drummer and later changed to organ. In 1966 returned to New York to learn the best way of entertaining from many performing artists in New York and nearby area. Played Hammond Organ, (Jimmy Smith, etc) and played in groups around New York as back-up musician for Patti La Belle, "Screaming" Jay Hawkins, Len Barry, Melanie Thornton and many others.
In 1982, when living in Hawaii, started performing as solo piano player with synthesizer, and singing. Returned to California in 1984, as band leader and in September of 1984, took a leave of absence to travel around Europe and, after four months and many offers, decided to stay.
Spent four years in Marbella, Spain with much success at Puerto Banus.
1988 I was hired to play for a birthday party in Bavaria. At this party, I met Gerd Käfer, from Käfer Party Service, Munich and the rest is history.