- Current Setup:
- Rickenbackers - 1960's - several 4005's & 4001's, later 4003's, fretted and fretless, Fender Jazz Bass, Fender 'Jaco' Fretless Bass, Fender, Crate, and Peavey amps.
- Previously owned gear:
- Rickenbackers - have owned them for many years.
- G.A.S. List:
- Last one I'm looking for - a mint/near-mint Rickenbacker 4001CS model --> GOT IT! Ahhhh....GAS is sated now!
- Gigs, Bands, & Ensembles:
- None at present, but would like to find other players to join.
- Influences and Teachers:
- Rock - Chris Squire, Paul McCartney
Jazz - Ray Brown, Percy Heath, N.H.O. Pederson, too many others to mention!
Fusion - Jaco Pastorius, Percy Jones, Stanley Clarke
- Favorite Genres:
- Straight ahead jazz, blues, fusion, rock
- Other Hobbies & Interests:
- Aviation, Computers
- Areas of Instruction::
- Bass Guitar
- Teaching Credentials:
- I taught computers and taught jazz band at Montclair College Prep school in Van Nuys, CA, which closed its doors this year, sadly.
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