Jeff brushed up his chops in "BLACK ROSE" “Motown Magic” Motor City Music Band” “Mr. Please” playing the “A” Club circuit & festivals in Windsor, Ont. & “The Soup Kitchen” in Detroit, MI. Jeff made a serious decision to pursue his music ambitions, promote what he had written over the years as a Canadian Singer/Songwriter. Jeff took to the road in search of music opportunities & ways he could bring his music and melodies to life. Jeff struggled as he first took a look at the Toronto music scene, Montreal scene, Vancouver,
Jeff landed in Vancouver in 2000 where he lucked a job cutting his musical molar's @ The YALE HOTEL HOME OF VANCOUVER RHYTHM & BLUES. Jeff worked recording sessions,gigs, jam sessions with top notch musicians like the late great Robbie King, Rob Montgomery & many others. Jeff worked along side Gerry Doucette's son Gerry Jr. Jeff met all the established local celebrity & talent: Doucette, Robbie King, Bobby Taylor, Powder Blues Band, Lee Aaron, Headpins Tony Dellacroce, Tony Robertson, Rob Montgomery, Darryl Havers, Tom Lavin, Will McCulder, Rob Bracken & Brickhouse, Colin James drummer Darrell Mayes, saxophone Johnny Ferreira bassist's Dennis Marchenko, Billy Mandoza, ex-B.B. King bassist Russell Jackson, Lover Boy's drummer Matt Frenette, Randy Bachman, J. Geils… & others like movie celebs… Jim Byrnes, Lou Diamond Philips, Julia Stiles, Matthew McConaughey,& many more...
By 2003 Jeff's CHASE BLACK STONE gigging the Vancouver Lower Mainland & Entertainment District with Tom Lehar(Czech Republic) on Lead Guitar / Vocals & Zolton Kollar(Hungry) on Drums.
Jeff played, sang, taught & studied music @ the ROYAL CITY CHRISTIAN CENTRE New Westminster B.C.
Jeff writes & performs along side a talented cast of professionals whom collaborate, work, perform, record with Jeff on his projects, that bring (Hooks&Melody)on piano, guitar,bass&vocals.
Together they bring… CHASE BLACK STONE