Jeff has played in original and cover bands throughout his music career around the Windy-City area and on the East Coast. Bass has been his main forte for the past 25 years and in 2011 he won Chicago’s Suburbanites Magazine Best Bassist of the Year award. His bass playing has been influenced by Billy Sheehan, Geddy Lee, Steve Harris, John Paul Jones, Jaco Pastorius, Sir Paul McCartney, and many others. He has studied bass with many different teachers and also briefly studied classical piano and music theory while in college. Over the years Jeff has been involved in dozens of studio projects as a bassist, guitarist, keyboardist, lead vocalist, composer and/or producer.
Jeff has a diverse background of musical influences that consists of many different genres of music: hard rock, pop rock, Americana rock, progressive instrumental rock, orchestral compositions, etc. When time permits he continues writing and recording solo original material and working on original collaborations with other musicians and friends.