Keyboardist, Music Director

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Sabbatical, scoring projects and a new book!

After 7 awesome years of teaching full-time at McNally Smith College of Music in St. Paul, I’ve decided to take a sabbatical.  Over this time off, I’m going to be diving deep into scoring, performing and book writing.  In the last month alone, I’ve scored commercials and other projects for […]

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Miami and Food Network

Mar 5, 2016 Had a blast playing with the Potash Twins, Petar Janjic, Andy Schuster and Adam Rafowitz for the Food Network, Food and Wine Festival in Miami last weekend.  We played for an event that honored Jonathan Waxman, world famous chef, that was attended by all the Food Network […]

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NAMM: a reflection

Jan 25, 2016 NAMM, without a doubt, was an incredible experience. I met one of my musical heroes, Cory Henry, got to demo unreleased gear, hung out with industry insiders and heard personal stories about Quincy Jones, was shown around LA by my good friend Tyler​, and heard jaw-dropping performances […]



Jan 6, 2016 Happy New Year everyone! I’ve intentionally made my gig schedule lighter this month, in an effort to catch my breath after such a busy November and December.  (All those Kat Perkins shows were fantastic!)  Aside from a trip to LA for NAMM and a masterclass I’m presenting, […]


A Kat Perkins Christmas

Dec 7, 2015 Playing with Kat Perkins has been an incredible experience so far.  Check out her website to get tickets for an upcoming show!