Howdy all -The Bluefield Band is at your service! Not too many folks can claim a Grammy, Clio and a Grand-Prize songwriting award in their credentials as we offer our Expertise and Experience for collabs and InterActive demos - as well as finding qualified pros to JOIN US! Let's Make MusicTogether from our laptops!

The Bluefield Music Design music production team The Bluefield Band specializes in networking independent great musicians together on a per project basis. Featuring grammy winning engineer, a grand-prize winning songwriter and Clio Award winning arranger and producer : WE PROVIDE the Experience & Expertise and YOU PROVIDE the Relevance. Our expertise exists in both Pre and Post digital revolution as a former WB Recording Artist, keyboardist for Three Dog Night (playing to packed arenas nightly), and even playing the synthesizer in the Spielberg movie "Close Encounters" (communicating with the MotherShip)-
we've seen first hand how the upper echelon gets things done and now post digital rev. how we can mirror this success from our laptops at home.

We understand the COMPLEXITY OF SIMPLICITY and the ability to hear music as we form it - every time as if it were the first time - we provide FLAWLESS PRODUCTIONS because our ears won't allow music to be out of tune or out of tempo as well as knowing how to stay focused on the most important thing of all INTENTION - so let's expand our collective musical sensibilities MAKE MUSIC TOGETHER

Check our URL Excerpts and find aspects that could fill YOUR playlist for future COLLABS on a lyric or a track or our novel W.I.P. (work in progress loops) In short Hear - Hire - or if you've got the stuff - JOIN The Bluefield Band Imagineers.

My credits include

Gear highlights

  • Macbook Pro- ProTools 11- Waves plugins- BIAB

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

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Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Musical Director of The American Music Project funded by Herb Albert and conjured up by a great Humanitarian Don Drowty -that brought music into 70,000 schools and 21 million kids.
What are you working on at the moment?
huge massive webiste
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
not yet
Analog or digital and why?
both -analog still sounds so much better -deeper - warmer because of the distortion of tape and digital because you can accomplish so many tasks so quickly
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
Flawless rhythm tracks in time in tune sung withIntention
What do you like most about your job?
that it is NOT a job
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
how much? how much?
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
none
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
what is your favorite music and what part of a particularly favorite song do you like and why
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
1- no one knows everything and we know plenty and have a ton of experience to call from to give constructive direction advice -free frank feedback 2- no amount of great gear can make a lousy song great - so the song must be fundamentally sound
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
1-generator 2-fuel 3-Computer with DAW 4Headphones 5-controller
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
too long and yet not long enough ...since I was 18 -mom bought a grand piano at 13 - found a greeeeaaat (Tony the Tiger) Teacher who taught me music theory and chords and the freedom to explore
How would you describe your style?
R & B, pop jazz with a funky N'Orleans back beat -
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Jennifer Hudson ...she can sing anything and make it soulful
Can you share one music production tip?
always always always be in record - put all ideas down and then put in the time to eliminate or at least stagger (mute) 90 %
What type of music do you usually work on?
melodic -good beat- great harmonic structure - soulfulness
What's your strongest skill?
keys and a sense of rhythm
What do you bring to a song?
MY years of comfort in the music stream that is always there to be guided
What's your typical work process?
just turn it on play around and wait for THE MUSE TO SHOW UP and IT ALWAYS DOES
Tell us about your studio setup.
Pro Tools DAW on a macbook pro, couple of great mics and good to go
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Pharrell Williams,Ray Charles,Jimi Hendrix, John Lennon, Winton Marsellis
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
tracks, songwriting collabs