Greg has been playing piano professionally since 1972. His main interest encompass classic jazz, be-bop, standards and some blues. He has played jazz festivals in Frankfurt, Healdsburg, San Jose, and Sonoma as well as numerous wineries in Sonoma and Napa counties. He has had the opportunity to work with many great Jazz legends as well as terrific players who are not as well known.
Greg's main influences include Kenny Barron, Bud Powell, Bill Evans, Tommy Flannigan, Sonny Clark, Wynton Kelly and Oscar Peterson to name a few. Greg always looks to find the not so common jazz compositions from composers such as Freddie Redd, Gigi Gryce, Oscar Petiford, Barry Harris and Tad Dameron.
Listen below for a live performance of one of Greg's original songs performed with Lee Charleton on drums and Rob Wright on bass.
Click below to hear Crazy He Calls Me, recorded on Nov 29, 2014 with Lee Charleton and Rob Wright.
Click below to hear Freddy Redd's song, Time to Smile recorded on Nov 29 with Lee Charleton and Rob Wright.