Some of the VERY COOL People I Have Worked with Include…
Frameworks Guitar: Custom builder of my wonderful ‘Modern Classic with MIDI’ guitar based in Frankfurt Germany. Have Frank Krocker make you one!
Michael ‘Patches’ Stewart: Legendary trumpet man for Labelle, Al Jarreau, Quincy Jones and Marcus Miller, featured on my “SOUL SCHOOL,” “20 Songs for 20 Years,” “Cinco de Michael,” and “New Jack Jazz” releases.
Doug Reynolds: Graphics Guru and Designer who did the CD graphics and layouts for my “SOUL SCHOOL,” “20 Songs for 20 Years,” “Cinco de Michael,” and “New Jack Jazz” releases.
Lee Oskar: Legendary Harmonica man for WAR, featured on my “20 Songs for 20 Years” and “Live at the Moore Theater” releases.
Dr. Lonnie Smith: World’s funkiest Hammond B3 Organ player. I got to tour Europe as part of his band, and also played a Seattle area Jazz Festival with him as well.
Mark Hussein: Photographer who took my “SOUL SCHOOL” CD photos.
Davis Freeman: Award-winning portrait photographer who took my “Blues You Can Use” CD photos.
Rob Mullins: Great pianist & keyboardist featured on my “FULL CIRCLE” and “FROSTY THE BLUESMAN” releases. He is always cranking out some fabulous new CD’s!
Tim Tyler: Award-winning cinematographer who directed and edited my “Live at the Moore” DVD release, and also shot CD covers for “Live at the Moore,” “20 Songs for 20 Years,” “Cinco de Michael,” and “New Jack Jazz” releases.
Susan Scott: Photographer who took my “Smith Tower” promo photo!
Michael Shrieve: Hall of Fame Santana founding member drummer who has played in our group.
Garey Williams: Great Drummer featured on my “COVER TO COVER” release.
Tony Gable and 206: Featuring a great group of musicians from the 206 area code, spotlighting Tony, who is featured on my “Full Circle” release!
Mark Isham: Film composer, trumpeter. I studied with him at Cornish Institute.
Ged Brockie: Brilliant guitarist and Composer from Scotland, member of the Scottish Guitar Quartet and fellow FRAMEWORKS Guitar user.