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2012-2016

Work with Manhattan Music, City Limits, The Jam Band, & Soul Survivors:
Various weddings and corporate events in South Florida

Work with the International Polka Band:
Various seasonal St. Patrick’s Day & Oktoberfest events in South Florida

Work with the Palm Florida Festival Philharmonic Orchestra:
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, West Palm Beach

Work with contemporary Jazz bands, Sound of Vision & Bandit:
Various nightclubs and corporate events in South Florida

Work with Jazz trio, Jeff Egan & The Toasted Grains:
Croissan’time, Ft. Lauderdale, FLOrly Penate

Work with Latin Jazz vocalist, Lourdes Valentine:
Various restaurants, nightclubs and corporate events in South Florida

2009-2011

Work with Orly Penate & Musicology:
Various venues and corporate events in South Florida

Work with Jazz trio, Jeff Egan & The Toasted Grains:
Croissan’time, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Work with established Latin vocalist, Shelina:
Seminole Immokalee Casino, Immokalee, FL

Work with high-energy band, City Limits:
Various venues and corporate events in South Florida

Work with Jazz artist Valerie Tyson:
Blue Martini, Kendall, FL

Work with “The Lady of Blues”, Juanita Dixon:
Hard Rock Seminole Casino, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

2008

Jan. – Dec. Work with Orly Penate & Musicology:
Various venues and corporate events in Florida

Jan. – Dec. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Various venues and corporate events in South Florida

June – Sept. Work with Top-40 band, The Edge:
GiGi’s Boca Raton, FL

Jan. – Dec. Work with various artists in South Florida

2007

Jan. – Dec. Work with Orly Penate & Musicology:
Various venues and corporate events in Florida

Jan. – Dec. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Various venues and corporate events in South Florida

Jan. – Dec. Work with various artists in South FloridaMichael Winslow

2006

Jan. – Dec. Work with the Moonstruck Orchestra:
Various venues and corporate events in Florida
Opening act for Cool & The Gang

Jan. – Dec. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Various venues and corporate events in South Florida

Jan. – Dec. Work with Contemporary Rock Band, Sunset Bay:
Porky’s, Marco Island, FL

2005

Jan. – Dec. Work with the Moonstruck Orchestra:
Various venues and corporate events in FL, GA, and LA

Jan. – Dec. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Various venues in South Florida

Jan. – Dec. Work with Latin Singer Jennifer C:
Various venues in South Florida

Feb. – Work with Michael Winslow:
(Actor in Police Academy films, Spaceballs, etc.)
Blue Martini, Orlando, FL

2004

Jan. – Nov. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Coconuts, Bayside, Miami, FL;
Marriot Delray, Delray Beach, FL;
Old Oyster Cutler Club, Cutler Ridge, Miami, FL

Jan. – Nov. Work with Los Grecos:
Las Hadas Restaurant, Delray, FL
GlenEagles Country Club, Delray Beach, FL

Jan. – Nov. Work with Contempory Rock Band Gypsy:
Opening act for Cindy Lauper: Sunfest 2004, FL;
Hollywood Beach Theatre, Hollywood, FL;
LuLu’s, Ft. lauderdale, FL;
Beach Place, Ft. Lauderdale, FL;
Mizner Park Amphitheatre, Boca Raton, FLJessi James

April – Work with Lyndsay Wynn:
Opening act for The 21 Century Doors: Sunfest 2004, FL;
Pranzo’s, Mizner Park, Boca Raton, FL

April – Nov. Work with corporate band, Moonstruck:
Private corporate affairs throughout South Florida

Oct. – Work with contemporary group, The Edge:
GiGi’s at Mizner Park; Boca Raton, FL

2003

Jan. – Dec. Work with Jessi James Campo:
Opening act for Neil Sedaka
Grand Plaza Hotel & Casino, Freeport, Bahamas; Biltmore Hotel, Miami, FL;
Coconuts, Bayside, Miami, FL; Monty’s, South Beach, FL;
Old Oyster Cutler Club, Cutler Ridge, Miami, FL

Jan. – Dec. Work with Los Grecos: Las Hadas Restaurant, Delray, FL

Jan. – Nov. Work with Contempory Rock Band Gypsy:
Mizner Park Amphitheatre, Boca Raton, FL;
Boston’s on the Beach, Delray, FL;
Lulu’s Bait Shack, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

May – Nov. Musical director and recording musician for Flamenco artist, Ghaleb – Director: Ghaleb Live DVD ©2003 Musica Records, Inc.

Dec. – Work with Top 40 Dance Band, Euphoria: Christine’s, Jupiter, FL

2002

Jan. – Dec. Work with Los Grecos: Las Hadas Restaurant, Delray, FL

Feb. – June Tour with Flamenco Rumba Group, Ole Ole:
Brazil, Canary islands, Madrid, Barbados, St. Lucia, Orlando
Live performances on syndicated television show, Luna Verde

June – Work with Flamenco guitarist Paco Fonta:
Syndicated television show, El Gordo Y La Flaca; Biltmore Hotel, Miami, FL
Several Royal Carribean cruise ship headline performances

July – Session recordings and promotional appearances for Gypsy’s 2002 album, “Open Book”Gypsy

Nov. – Tour with Contempory Rock Band Gypsy:
Opening act for legendary rock group, Grand Funk Railroad

2001

Jan. – Dec. Work with Los Grecos: Las Hadas Restaurant, Delray, FL

July – Sept. Work with Contempory Dance Band Listen Up: Pete’s, Boca Raton, FL

Aug. – Nov. Work with Jessi James Campo: Philip Morris Racing School, Biltmore Hotel, Miami, FL

2000

Jan. – Feb. Work with Los Grecos: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FL

Feb. – Dec. Work with Los Grecos: Las Hadas Restaurant, Delray, FL

April – Session recording for Ole Ole’s album, “Thinking Of You”

July – Dec. Work with Contempory Dance Band Listen Up: Pete’s, Boca Raton, FL

1999

Feb – Dec. Work with Spanish group Los Grecos: Planet Ole Restaurant, Lantana, FL

March – Aug. Work on Holland America Cruise Lines: M.S. NIEUW AMSTERDAM The Nieuw Amsterdam Orchestra
Las Vegas type production shows “Broadway Medley,” “Dancin’ Thru the Decades,”
“Sentimental Journey,” “Birth of the Blues,” “A World Away”, and “Love in Any Language.”

Headliners:
- Singer and Actor George Soloman
(Lead roles on Broadway: Grease [as Danny Zuko], Hair, West Side Story, Damn Yankees, South Pacific)
- Singer, Instrumentalist, and Actor Mark Donoghue
(Broadway’s Fiddler on the Roof)
- Ventriloquist Sandy Rings
- British Vocalese Group The Stutz Bear Cats
- Magician & Juggler Bruce Block
(The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, ABC’s World’s Greatest Magic, etc.)
- Singing Impressionist Carme Pitello
- Comedian & Screenwriter Marty Brill
(Writer for The Bob Newhart Show)
- Jazz Pianist Paul Pappas
- Juggling Act Benji Hill & Company
- Jazz Ambassadors Smitty & The Professor
- Singing Impressionist Paul Tanner
- Singer and actress Jan Downs
- Classical Pianist Stanley Yerlow – Award Winning Magician James Cielen
(Commercials for IBM)
- Variety Juggler Romy St. JamesCharo
- Canadian Step Dancers The GusÈ Family
- Classical Pianist Eric Hamelin
- Singer/Comedian Nelson Sardelli
(Voted one of the top 10 Las Vegas acts of all time)
- Comedian Frank Berry
- Ventriloquist Patrick Murray
- Juggler & Actor Bryson Lang
(Batman & Robin, Austin Powers 2: The Spy Who Shagged Me)
- Magician Bob Brizendine
- Comedic singer Kirby St. Romain
- “The Sound Effects Guy” Juggler Romano Vitione
- Violinist David Levesque

Ports:
Singapore, Singapore; Port Kelang, Malaysia; Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia;
Muara, Brunei; Sriracha, Thailand; Da Nang, Vietnam; Hong Kong, China;
Shanghai, China; Xingang, China; Dalian, China; Pusan, South Korea;
Kagoshima, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Nagasaki, Japan; Vancouver, Canada;
Juneau, Alaska; Skagway, Alaska; Glacier Bay, Alaska; Ketchikan, Alaska.

Sept. – Dec. Work on Holland America Line’s m.s. Statendam: The Statendam Orchestra
Production shows:
Opening Night, Love in Any Language, A World Away, Personality, Barry Manilow’s Copacabana, Could It Be Magic, Showstoppers: Broadway in Concert III

Headliners:
Celebrity singer and Actress Charo
- Concert Tenors These Three Tenors
- Comedic Singer David Pengelly
- Virtuoso Concert Pianist Eric Hamlin
- Comedian/Singer Kirby St. Romain
- Instrumentalists The Marimba Mamas
- Vocalist Christopher Dillon
- Comedian Don Sherman
(Television writer for The Love Boat, The Merv Griffin Show, Gimme a Break, The Bob NewHeart Show, etc.)
- Magician Bob Brizendine
- Ventriloquist Mike Robinson
- Vocalist Seamus Earle
- International Singer Daniel Bouchet
- Singer/Comedian Jason Chase
- Virtuoso Juggler Mike Price
- Comedian Sam Simon
- Banjo Player Don Van Palta
- Tap Dancers On Tap Featuring Scott Jacobs & Darin Chumbley
- Ventriloquist Patrick Murray
- Vocalist Dick Kerr
- Country Singer/Comedian Duncan Tuck
- Singer Comedian George Solomon
- Harmonica Virtuoso Harry Bee
- Singer Actress Gail Nelson
(Broadway’s Hello Dolly, Eubie, On the Town)
- Instrumentalist Mark Donohue
- Comedian Danny Curtis
- Variety Jugglers The Hill Brothers
- Actor, Writer, & Comedian Allen KentJose Greco
(Actor in Pretty Woman, Frankie and Johnny, Beaches, etc.)
- Vocalist Donna Theodore
(50 appearances on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson)

Ports: Kona, Hawaii; Lahaina, Maui; Honolulu, Oahu; Nawiliwili, Kawaii; Hilo, Hawaii; Cabo San Lucas, Mexico; Mazatlan, Mexico; Acapulco, Mexico; Zihuatanejo, Mexico; Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; San Diego, California

1998

Jan. – Dec. Work with Spanish group Los Grecos: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FL

Feb. – Session recording for Michael Ripoll’s album, “Esperando”

May – Work with Romerito de Huelva: South Beach’s La Macarena, Miami, FL

June – Session recording for the original founding members of The Gypsy Kings;
Real Sound Studios, Miami, FL

Aug. – Session recording with Jazz artist Richard Brookins: Boca Raton, FL

1997

Jan. – Nov. Work as private instructor of World percussion and its transference to the drum set.

Jan. – Dec. Work with Spanish group Los Grecos: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FL

May – Concert with Jose Greco II: Planet Ole, Lantana, FL

May – Dec. Work with Jose Greco II’s flamenco guitarist, Romerito de Huelva: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FL

Aug. – Work with New Age Flamenco guitarist El Mesclao: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FL

March – Work with alternative funk band Bricq: Club Indigo, Fort Myers, FL

1996

Jan. – March Work on Carnival Cruise Lines: M.S. HOLIDAY The Americana Orchestra:
Las Vegas style production shows “Broadway” and “Hollywood”

Headliners:
Magicians David & Caruso
Ventriloquist Jimmy Still
Comedian Mick Lezinski
Cruise Director Larry Garlutzo

Ports: Catalina, California; Ensenada, Mexico

March – Dec. Work with Spanish group Los Grecos: Tapas Espana, Boca Raton, FLThe Platters

1995

Jan. – Work with Jazz Quintet The Top Cats: The Fountainebleau Resort in Miami, FL

April – Sept. Work on Carnival Cruise Lines: M.S. SENSATION The Sensation Orchestra:
Las Vegas type production shows “Savage” and “Sensational Journey”

Headliners:
Singer Duke Daniels (formerly with the original”Platters”),
Singers Tia Thompson, and Phillip Williams
Balancing artist Robert – The Great Excelsior
Comedians George Solano, Scott Hardy, David Miller, Thomas Brown, Al Hirst, Scott Bruce, Happy Cole

Ports: San Juan, Puerto Rico; St. Croix, US V.I.;St. Thomas, US V.I.; Cozumel, Mexico; Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Oct. – Nov. Return trip to Mallorca, Spain:
Work at Son Amar Restaurante/Espectaculo The Peter Williams Swing Machine
Performances with Mike Pidone and Sharon Mackie
Performances with The Drifters
Work with The Miami Funk Four and The Barcelona Dixieland Band:
Bar Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca, Spain

1994

Feb. – Nov. Work in Mallorca, Spain: Son Amar Restaurante/Espectaculo The George Michaels Swing Machine
Work with The Platters and The Drifters
Performances with Sharon McKie
Work with The Bopcats: Bohemios Theatro Cafe, Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Work with The Miami Jazz Quintet: La Posada de Bellver and The Sporting Tennis Club de Costa D’en Blanes, Mallorca, Spain

Oct. – Dec. Recording musician with Gordi Records, Miami, FL

Dec. – Jan. Work on SeaEscape Cruise Lines

Port: Freeport, Bahamas

1993

Jan. – June Member of The Sunrise Jazz Ensemble, Sunrise, FL

Feb. – March Work with The Abby Lama Quintet:
La Dolce Vita, Boca Raton, FL; Boca Cabana, Boca Raton, FL May Basin Street, Boca Raton, FL
June Work with pop/folk group Ash & Edison: Take Five, Miami, FL

May – Work with various Jazz artists including Ira Sullivan

Aug. – Oct. Work on Discovery Cruise Lines: The Discovery 1 Quartet (dance music and shows)

Headliners:
Lenny Windsor
(comedian and head writer for”The Benny Hill Show”)
Ronnie Jackson
(Banjo player and star of television’s He-Haw)

Port: Freeport, BahamasIra Sullivan

1990-92

Work with Latin Quartet Los Grecos:
El Tropical Restaurant, Miami, FL
Old Spain Restaurant, Hollywood, FL

European tour with Los Grecos:
Performances in Bad Pyrmont and Altenea, Germany;
Seville, Spain

Pit musician for “Evita,” “Starmites,” “The Good Old Girlie Show,” and many more musicals

Work with The Luis Macias Jazz Trio and various Jazz artists

Private teaching in Broward and Palm Beach Counties