(JACK3YS) CARMICHAEL – Jack is the most recognized keyboard player in the Sacramento area; a perfect fit for your festival or special event.
Jack cut his teeth in West Africa in the 1960's and played classical piano and all of the brass instruments as a kid. Jack played with Shawn "SNL" Pelton as a kid. Jack comped for one of the strongest vocals in northern California, Melody and Man's Ruin Band.
Added Bonus: Jack has a library of hundreds of (MP3) pop, RB, and funk favorites that could be played creating your own set list.
Jack has played with various funk, jazz and RB bands and loves to play for the moment.
Jack is a Jam artist. A percussion piano player with an ear for rich sounding jazz, pop., RB, and funky beats. If you want beautiful musik, diverse performance and MC options Jack is your man. If you want sweet background improv that lifts the spirit Jack is your man.
Jack relates a childhood story about his mom comping for singers. "She would walk up to the stage. Ask the singer " what song are you singing? What key are you singing it in? "And she would sit down and play it on the piano or organ. Jack aspires to be like that. "She traveled around the country with a trailer and a B3."
Jack Carmichael (Keyboards)