Bands I Have Seen
Live and in person I have seen :
AC/DC, Absolutely Gorgeous (Au), Airto Morrira and Flora Porim, Alison Krauss, Andreas Volunvieder, Anne Kirkpatrick, Aretha Franklin, Arlo Guthrie, Australian Crawl ( Au), Bill Evan trio ( Piano ), Bill Evans (Sax), Billy Cobham, Billy Joel, Blind Boys of Alabama, Bob Dylan, Bob James Orchestra, Bonnie Rait, Boston, Boz Scaggs, Branford Marsallis, Buddy Rich Big Band, Buffy Saint Marie, Carol King, Cat Stevens , Chad Morgan, Chick Corea, Chuck Mangione, Cold Chisel, Colin Hay, Crosby Stills Nash and Young, Crossfire (Au), Culture Club, Dark Star Orchestra, Dave Brubeck, David Bowie, Dead and Company, Divinyls (Au), Donavan, Earth Wind and Fire, Eddie Palmieri, Edgar Winter, Elton John, Elvin Jones Quintet, Elvis Costello, Emmy Lou Harris, Eric Clapton, Espiritu (Au), Ester Saterfield, Flouresent Leach and Eddie, Frank Zappa, Frankie Vali and the Four Seasons, Furthur, Galactic, Gentle Giant, George Jones, Graeme Conners, Guru Vani, Hannah Spring, Head Hunters (Herbie Hancock ), Herbie Hancock, Hot Tuna, Human Sexual Response, Humphrey Magee, JB Hutto, JRAD, Jack Dejonet, Jack Johnson, Jack Jones, Jackson Browne, Jai Uttal, James Brown, James Rene, James Taylor, Jay and the Americans, Jeff Beck, Jefferson Starship, Jethro Tull, Jimmy Buffet, Joan Armatrading, Joanie Mitchell, Joe Bonamassa, John Buttler, John Cage, John Fogerty, John Hiatt, John McLaughlin and the 4th Dimension, John Scofield, John WIlliamson, Johnny Winter, Jon Cleary, Jorma Koukonen, Keith Urban, King Crimson, Kool and the Gang, Krishna Dass, Ladysmith Black Mambaso, Lee Kerrnigan, Leon Russell, Little Feat, Lowden Wainright III, Lucinda Williams, Madonna, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Merl Hagard, Michael Frente, Michael Mc Donald, Michael Urbaniak with Ursalle Dudsiak, Mike Stern, Mickey Hart, Planet Drum, Miles Davis, Moody Blues, Mountain featuring Leslie West, New Riders of the Purple Sage, No Fixed Address (Au), Norah Jones, OKA (Au), Oregon, PDQ Bach, Parliament, Funkadelic, Pat Martino, Pat Matheny, Paul Shaffer / David Letterman show band, Paul Simon, Paul Winter Consort, Peter Blakely, Peter Paul and Mary, Phil Emmanuel, Phil Lesh, Terrapin Family band, Phil and Friends, Phil Lesh and Ned Legan, Phish, Prince, Rat Dog, Ravi Shankar, Reggie Watts, Return to Forever, Rickie Lee Jones, Ricky Price and Daniel Gaha (Au), Robert Hunter, Robert Plant, Robert Randolph, Roberta Flack, Rodreges, Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters, Room Full of Blues, Roy Haynes, Sarah McGlaighlan, Seals and Crofts, Sergio Mendes and Brazil ’88, Shakti, Simon and Garfunkel, Slim Dusty, Stanley Clarke, Steely Dan, Steve MIller Band, Stevie Wonder, Stuff, Sun Ra Orchetra, Susan Tedeschi Band, Taj Mahal, Talking Heads, Tanya Kerrnigan, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Teresa Williams and Larry Campbell, The Allman Brothers, The Band, The Beach Boys, The Beards, The Beatles, The Beautiful Girls (Au), The Bushwackers (Au), The Conway Brothers (Au), The Dead, The Feral Swing Katz (Au), The Fringe, The Gadd Gang, The Grateful Dead, The Other Ones, The Police, The Rolling Stones, The Saints (Au), The Sensitive New Age Cow Persons (Au), The Shirts, The Wailers, The Wiggles, The Young Rascals, They Might Be Giants, Tiny Tim, Tito Puente, Tom Waits, Tommy Emmanuel, Tripod, Weather Report, Weird Al Yankovic, Widespread Panic, Willie Nelson, Winton Marsallis, XTC, Xavier Rudd, ZZ Top, Ziggy Marley.
I am honored to have witnessed the awesome musicianship of these talented folks. Their influences are an integral part of my performances. So many magical nuggets to draw from!