Accordion, Acoustic Guitar, 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.


member of 3 performing samba (percussion) bands (Sydney and Adelaide - 6-8 years approx.), and 3 other bands also as a percussionist (approx. 2-3 years) Natural sense of rhythm (background as a dancer - able to dance latin styles) - including syncopation and more 'black' style rhythms which 'white' people can have trouble with. Have made a bit of a personal study of latin, afro-carribean, African, world music since about 1995 - but also interested in eclectic musical styles. Past radio presenter on a world music programme on Ethnic radio (radio 5EBI Adelaide). Currently member of a performing band, last performances (4/2/2018) at The Governor Hindmarsh and Three Brothers Arms, Macclesfield, & Radio 5PBA 16/7/2019 (with African based band, original songs)
Have performed in WomAdelaide samba parade (2009) and 2 Adelaide Fringe Parades.

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Member since:
Feb 08 2018
Active over 1 month ago
Level of commitment:
Moderately Committed
Years playing music:
Gigs played:
10 to 50
Tend to practice:
1 time per week


As above, many Brazilian,Latin, Afro-Carribean, World influences - but also wide ranging music tastes including alternative, some 80's, some punk, post-punk and industrial, some folk, gypsy & klezmer, psychedelic/garage/60's.....

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Brazilian tamborim, cuica, cow bell, guiro (fish), shaker, maracas, tambourine + others