Sam is a Melbourne based musician who plays a variety of styles from European and American jazz and blues, pop, rock, country and eastern European traditional fold music. He specialises in jazz music from Django Reinhardt and Charlie Christian to the bebop music of the 40’s and 50’s as popularised by Charlie Parker, Bud Powell and their contemporaries.
Sam regularly performs as an acoustic duo, pairing with some of our finest singers & headliners. In addition to this has performed extensively in Australia and toured Europe and America performing in jazz ensembles.
You can catch Sam around Melbourne each week with bands such as Catfish, The Furbelows, Devil on the Rooftop and The Big and Easy Band to name a few. He also does a lot of work is as sessional guitarist in the studio on professional recordings.