amanda637
CONTACT

SEEKING

Band to Join, Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, Didgeridoo, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.

ABOUT

Known for her lively stage presence, solid groove & tasteful musicality on Drum Kit, Amanda Waite has been involved in many different music genres. A Graduate of the The Australian National University School of Music with First Class Honours and awarded the Jazz musician’s Foster scholarship, Amanda has performed locally and internationally in various Stage Bands, Musical Theatre, Jazz, Latin, Funk, Cover and Pop Bands. Her passion for music will add energy to any live performance and her reading is exceptional.

Screen name:
amanda637
Member since:
Jan 31 2021
Active within 1 month
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
20
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
4-5 nights a week

Influences

Funk, Soul, Reggae, Jazz, Latin, Hip Hop, Rn B, Rock.

James Brown, Los Van Van, The Meters, Stevie Wonder, Beastie Boys, Sly & the Family Stone, Bob Marley, Jurassic 5, Alicia Keys, Stephanie McKay, Michael Jackson, Los Van Van, Batucada Sound System, Grupo Fantasma.

My favourite drummers include: Dennis Chambers, Zigaboo, Max Roach, David Garibaldi, Clyde Stubblefield and Bernard Purdie.

Instrument experience:

Drums:
Expert
Other Percussion:
Advanced
Background Singer:
Moderate

EQUIPMENT

6 peice Drumkit, Timbales, Congas, Tamborim, Surdo, Bells, and other various small percussion