Need Live Music?
A Perfect Addition to any Occasion
Joe's flexibility and multi-instrumental talents are unparalleled and make it possible for him and his network of professional musicians to provide virtually any flavor, genre or style of music for your events.
Joe is available on steel drums either solo (w/ backing tracks), duo, trio or quartet. His unique quad cello steel drum performances are unlike anything you've ever seen. He is also available as a solo acoustic guitar/vocal act. Joe is also a full time member of several groups (see projects page) including a jazz quartet and "Gruppo Nostra"; a group featuring accordion playing 20th century "romantic" music.
As a solo acoustic act, Joe's repertoire covers a plethora of 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s hits, (Elvis, Beatles, Eagles, Marley, James Taylor, Stevie Wonder) some 1980's (The Police, Talking Heads, Peter Gabriel) and 90's (Sublime, Stone Temple Pilots).
He can also put together specialty group for anything you need. Please don't hesitate to inquire. No request is too small or too wild.
Save Money and Studio time!
Session Player for Hire
Save yourself time in the studio by hiring the right people to come in and make it happen right the first time. With over 14 years of experience in the studio and well versed in all styles - A good reader with great ears, he has the skills to deliver whatever you want quickly at highly competitive rates.
Joe has spent time in the studio polishing performances for singer/songwriters, jazz groups, metal bands, rounding out acoustic duos and providing color for children's groups.
Bringing his talents to the studio on drums, bass, guitar, backing or lead vocals or as an arranger or producer will be one of the best moves you can make on your recording project.
Looking for a missing piece?
Sideman for Hire
Got a gig coming up that you need a backing band for? Hire the right pros so you shine your brightest in the spotlight. Joe has over 17 years of performance experience and a degree in performance from The University of the Arts in Philadelphia.
Joe has been on stages nationally in a wide variety of settings and positions for original acts and cover bands. He learns material fast, reads and is very flexible and easy to work with and wants to work with YOU!