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[Dec. 27th, 2006|12:34 am]
Available Musicians R Us!
[music |Disc Jockey Jump - Gerry Mulligan]

Name: Shawn

Location: East Tennessee

Age: 18

Primary Instrument: Bari sax

Other Instruments: Flute, any other sax you put in my hand.

Bands or artists who have influenced you: Cole Porter, Glenn Miller, Don Ellis, Stan Kenton, Maynard Ferguson, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey, Ella Fitzgerald, Blossom Dearie, Eydie Gorme, George Gershwin, etc

Previous band/musical experience: 7 years on flute. Plenty of experience on bari sax. Lessons from University of Louisville, 2 years of in-school jazz, double weekend gig of an Evening With Cole Porter show [original charts, none of the arranged-for-babies bits], semester of university jazz band, performed in[at] musicals/graduations/church/etc. I've pretty much got all the bases covered.

What kind of band you are looking for: Jazz, Swing, Funk, Big Band. If you can fit in a bari, I'm game.

Gear: Selmer & Keilwerth baris, both professional models.

Anything else you think we should know:

From: quadrophrenic
2006-12-27 05:52 am (UTC)
holy crap, this comm still exists

I broke in to the University of Louisville music dept. one night to record my friends' band. Nice place.
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From: (Anonymous)
2006-12-27 05:49 pm (UTC)
It is. Beautiful campus. Although, when I was there over summer, I kept getting lost in the music department, because it's all...round, and generally confusing.
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From: secret_savior
2006-12-27 05:50 pm (UTC)
well hell, wasn't logged in to make that comment.
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From: (Anonymous)
2006-12-27 11:52 am (UTC)
haha, man, I think you are a little out of this places league.
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