PROFILE: Professional Guitarist, Performer, Teacher, Composer
PROFESSIONAL MUSIC EXPERIENCE
Multi instrumentalist: Guitar and Violin.
*Guitar Sub for Jeffery Lee Campbell for School of Rock on Broadway in NYC 11/23/18-present
* 2 national tours of the production Rockin Road to Dublin, which fuses Irish Dancing and Rock and Roll. The show is currently on the 2nd half of the tour across the country 1/28/2017-4/2017 2/15/2018-5/15/ 2018
* Lead guitarist/flying guitarist in Luminosity for Cedar Fair Entertainment performing to thousands of people 6 nights a week for 15 weeks straight. 5/15/16-8/25/16 * 5/25/17-8/21/17
*Endorsements with GHS Strings, Chicken Picks guitar picks, and Chris Campbell guitars/RockBox Electronics .
*Worked at Cedar point in the Live Entertainment department as the lead guitarist in the Toes in the Sand band (pop/rock cover band) for 15 weeks playing 4 shows a day, 6 days a week. 5/10/2015-8/24/15
* Worked at Cedar Point in the Live Entertainment department as a Guitarist/Mandolin player in the Bluegrass Jamboree for 10 weeks playing 6 shows a day, 6 days a week 6. 6/7/2014-8/17/2014
*Played guitar in the 2014 Fall Singers Showcase in the Berklee Performance Center 12/11/14
* Guitar player in local Boston Big band “Thinkin’ Big” including performances at local venues such as Ryle’s Jazz Club in Cambridge, MA
*Participated in Berklee’s Project playing/recording student compositions in the Fall of 2013, Spring of 2014, and currently the spring of 2015.
*Multiple recording sessions in Berklee’s recording 150 and 160 recording studios playing student projects
*Private Studies with Hal Crook, Mick Goodrick, George Garzone, Rick Peckham, and Mark White.
* Music is available for purchase on I-Tunes. Learn more at www.cfntheband.com.
* Opened for national acts Jonathon Tyler and the Northern Lights, Taddy Porter and Canadian rock band The Trews at Waterstreet Music Hall, Rochester NY.
* Performed at Rochester's NY/’s largest festivals: such as Lilac and Park Avenue Festival
* Featured on the radio stations 98.9 the Buzz, Sunday Night Shakedown 5 times and individually on96.5 WCMF
* Registered song writer on BMI – Royalty tracking site.
* Won the Gibson shred fest at world famous House of Guitars at 11 years old winning a brand new Les Paul Epiphone guitar and advancing to the regional finals, 2006
* Opened for Michael Jackson's former lead guitarist Jennifer Batten - November 2009 – Rochester, NYat the age of 15.
Berklee College of Music, Boston MA- Fall 2013 to December 2016
*Graduated Magnum Cum Laude with a performance degree.
*Attended Berklee on the North American Tour Scholarship
* Studied Guitar at Five Week Summer Performance Program in the summer of 2012
University of Rochester Eastman Community School, Rochester, NY - 2009 to 2013
* Affiliated with the Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY
* Study classical violin under the supervision of Dr. Rebeca Boyd and Jazz guitar under Bob Sneider – 4 hours a week.
* Attended Eastman School of Music pre-college program – “Horizons” summer 2011 for three weeks.
* Received a Merit Scholarship award from Eastman Community School- 6/9/2012
Rush Henrietta High School, Rush Henrietta, NY - Class of 2013
*Graduate of Rush Henrietta High School – Advanced Regents Diploma- May 2013