I am 69 years old, spent most of my life in the NYC area, today I also have a home in South Florida ~ I founded and ran a home improvement business for 40 years, retiring in 2011 ~ today I am pursuing my creative interests of songwriting and book authorship ~ I have had the pleasure of working with many talented music artists, producers and musicians ~ I am married with two grown children ~ I love collaborating with like minded people
General Info
First Name:
Last Name:
Boca Raton
United States
Songwriting Info
I am a:
Songwriter, Lyricist
Looking for a:
Songwriter, Composer
Preferred collaboration style:
video chat
Blues, Dance, Pop, R&B/Soul, Rock, Singer/Songwriter
I'm strongest at:
lyrics, topline writing/hooks, melodies
Instruments I write with:
piano, vocals
Sounds like:
I have a diversified catalog
Doors, Beatles, Cream, Jimmy Webb, Harry Nilsson, Scott Walker, Ed Sheeran and others
Songwriting is my:
current full-time career
Songwriting Achievements:
I have had some minor songwriting successes over the years, and am working hard to find a bigger audience ~ you can find my work on my wife Marla and my website songsforthetaking.com ~
Personal Songwriting Goals:
To continue to write better songs and work with talented people
Collaboration Goals:
publishing deal, sync placement (film, TV, video games), mainstream artist release, niche/independent artist release