I am currently looking to join a band that is serious about their music and are pro active in the industry and have paying gigs. I am a rock guitarist who writes and plays original music. Willing to collaborate. My styles range from classical to jazz to heavy rock. I am a very diverse player. I have worked with legendary Eddie Kramer producer for Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin etc. I have worked in many studios from NY to LA and VA . I have a vast range of styles in my playing. I am 100% dedicated to my craft and practice over 5 hours a day 7 days a week and continue my knowledge in music theory and the intricacies of music. I can read chord charts at an advanced level and music at an intermediate level. I love recording in a studio and enjoy being on stage. I have been playing for over 6 years. My technical ability has been compared to Malmsteen. If you are interested in seeing a sample of my playing I can send you a video.
My guitar influences consist of Yngwie Malmsteen, Steve Vai, Uli Von Roth, Richie Blackmore, Guthrie Govan, Joe Bonamassa, Joe Stump, John Petrucci, Joe Satriani, Randy Rhoades, Eric Johnson, Jake E Lee, Steve Ouimette. Niccolo Paganini,
My musical influences include: Led Zeppelin, Scorpions, Rainbow, Dio, Yngwie Malmsteen, Neoclassical, Journey, AC DC, Aerosmith, Aristocrats, Black Sabbath, Beatles, Boston, Deep Purple, Dream Theater, Great White, Guns and Roses, Iron Maiden, Kansas, Metallica, Ozzy Osborne, Think Lizzy, Antonio Vivaldi, Wagner, Pachelbel, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Scarlatti, Debussy, Chet Baker, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, John Lewis, Miles Davis, Dinah Washington, Nat King Cole,
PRS 408 is my main guitar, I also play 1959 Strat, Epiphone Flying V, Gibosn double neck, Acoustic: Hummingbird 12 string and a 6 string, 73 Gibson Gold Top, Ventura Nylon String Classical, I use a JVM Marshal Amp, Cry Baby Wah Pedal.