Based in: Yarraville VIC, Australia
Since 1973 I have been a professional woodwind, keyboard and percussion player and have worked in film, CD, live TV, theatre and radio productions. I have performed with numerous artists in Australia, Europe and North America including: Powderfinger, the Four Tops, the Temptations, Harry Belafonte, James Morrison, Vince Jones, Russell Morris, John Farnham, Paul Grabowsky, Virgil Donati, the Wolfgang Lindner Orchestra (Austrian National TV house band) and the Konstanz Stadttheater (Germany). Festivals I’ve performed at include the Adelaide Fringe Festival, Moomba, Amsterdam Queen’s Day, and numerous others across Europe and Australia. I’ve performed for many years in many major hotels around the world, including the Munich and Vienna Hiltons, the Melbourne Hyatt, Windsor, Sofitel and many others.
Currently I work with and produce brass section arrangements for Afrobeat ensemble Alariiya, Italian showband Forza Italia, reggae band Simmer Down, the Hofbrauhaus Melbourne house band, and cabaret group Kommissar Kabaret amongst others, and I am musical director of multi media jazz band The Sounds of Silent.