Composer, studio engineer, vocalist and world class keyboard player, Jake studied piano, organ, voice, recorder and music theory as a young boy. By the age of 12, he was performing in the company of Arthur Fiedler of the Boston Symphony, Seiji Ozawa, Michael Tilson Thomas of the Philadelphia Philharmonic and The Boston Opera Company to name a few. He received scholarships from The Boston Archdiocese Choir School and The New England Conservatory of Music, attending N.E.C. and Boston College High School at the same time, all by the age of 18. (He’s old now)
Although Jake is spending most of his energy writing and recording his own projects in Nashville, TN, he is involved in studio work via email and is available for concerts around the country, as well as solo and fill-in keyboard player here and abroad: T Graham Brown, Louise Mandrell . . . Performing with musicians from Steely Dan, Iron Butterfly, Duke and the Drivers—Jake spends some time on the road with Las Vegas entertainer, Adam D Tucker —
Thousands of hours in studio time, writing his own material for film, pop music and digital music for web, make Jake a dynamic, precision live player. He is known affectionately as One Take Jake!