I am a composer and musician based out of London.
My primary instruments are guitars (of electric and nylon and steel string acoustic varieties) and bass (electric and upright).
I also sing and play piano, trombone, banjo, mandolin, and drums/percussion
Here are some links to recent recordings of projects I'm involved in
PM SYNDICATE The Spirit is Resilient
PAT MORAN The Wind Up
I moved to the UK in 2015. Before that I was living in California doing things like:
Lord Loves a Workingman (10 piece Soul Revival) Awarded “Best Soul/R&B/Funk Band” SF Weekly
Khi Darag (Middle and Far Eastern Psychedelic)
Inner Ear Brigade (Space Age Progressive Rock)
If you're looking for music for your film, play, dance piece, game show, wedding anniversary, or dog's graduation please contact me.
I received an MFA Performer/Composer Degree at the California Institute of the Arts (CALARTS)
My primary teachers included Stuart Fox (Classical Guitar Technique and Interpretation),
Ustad Aashish Khan (North Indian Classical Music), and Michael Jon Fink (Composition).
I received my BA from Clark University- Philosophy with a Concentration in Ethics and Public Policy, Minor in Music Theory
I have had artistic residencies at universities such as:
The University of San Francisco, University of Miami Ohio, UNC Greensboro and CSU Fresno