Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
Professional recording is a new foray for me, but I am very proud of all my art projects. I cannot single out just one.
What are you working on at the moment?
I am working on songs hopefully for recording my first cd in a few months.
Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
I'm new to the site so I will have to look to see if anyone I know is here.
Analog or digital and why?
Analog. I like the warmth of it.
What's your 'promise' to your clients?
My promise is to give you my best.
What do you like most about your job?
I love everything about music.
What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?
I can't recall a common question at the moment.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That it's easy.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
What is your style of music? Who are your influences? Is it a long-term or short-term project?
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
Give me ful disclosure about your project and let me know exactly what you are seeking and i will let you know if I can supply your needs.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
a microphone with amp, a pencil, a giant sketchbook/journal, piano and piano bench
What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I was an art teacher. I still am, but I decided to do this too cause I love music so much.
How would you describe your style?
I think I would have been perfect as a 60's 70's songwriter.
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Can you share one music production tip?
What type of music do you usually work on?
Soul, pop, jazz, country and gospel seem to be what I do best. Ballads are my specialty,but also folk, gospel, and songs with social meanings.
What's your strongest skill?
I think I am equally gifted as a singer and lyric writer. I also have a natural ear for melody.
What do you bring to a song?
I bring deep poignant lyrics to a song and I have a unique voice and vocal range when I apply it.
What's your typical work process?
When it comes to writing lyrics I can craft a song usually in a few hours.
Tell us about your studio setup.
My studio is not set-up at the moment, but my services are available to recording studios for demos.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I like oldies, I think Sam Cooke was an amazing singer-songwriter, Stevie wonder , Elvis Costello, Bill Gaither.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I would say writing lyrics.