Online Student

Louis Middleton

Berklee Alum
Online Student
Berklee Student
The Greatest Audition I Ever Had Was on an Instrument I Had Never Played 
Los Angeles, CA
Member since 2007

About Me

Berklee Student on Hiatus – Professional Working Musician – Keyboardist/Backing Vocals for Zander Bleck on 2101 Records/Capitol (www.ZanderBleck.com), Palaye Royale and Others- Entrepreneur

Experience & Education

Current

  • Vocal/Keyboard/Music Lessons for Independent Music Lessons
    July 2011 to Present (over 7 years)

    Independently working with various students, giving a real world approach to vocal, keyboard, and music lessons. Using non traditional and traditional techniques to create a more well rounded musician.

  • Production Assistant/Stage Management for The Legendary Dobbs - Double V Booking - Jim Thorpe Production
    January 2011 to Present (over 8 years)

    Anything from assisting the booking managers with running door/money to stage management. Past bands I have worked with are Hawthorne Heights, Everclear, Fuel, and G Love to name a few.

  • Keyboardist/Programmer/Backing Vocals for Zander Bleck
    October 2010 to Present (over 8 years)

    Play keyboards, program, and do Backing Vocals for artist, Zander Bleck on Interscope Records (www.ZanderBleck.com, @ZanderBleck).

  • Keyboardist/Vocalist for multiple acts... for Band/Solo Artist
    January 2005 to Present (over 14 years)

    I was the keyboardist/singer for Coupe De Grace while I was in High School and I still am a working musician/performer for various occasions, whether it is cover work at a restaurant and/or a headlining show of my own material or for a touring band.

  • Studio Keyboardist/Pianist/Arranger for Jimmero Studio
    January 2004 to Present (over 15 years)

    I am a studio keyboardist, pianist, and arranger for Jimmero Studio, both on my own projects, and other various projects as well. I do string arrangements, keyboard arrangements, and write parts for songs as well here.

Past

  • Marketing/Social Media for Body Face
    July 2011 to July 2011 (less than a month)

    Marketing and Social Media admin for Body Face (www.whatisbodyface.com)

  • Band Assistant/PR/Agent for Comandante Zero
    May 2011 to July 2011 (2 months)

    Provide band assistance including research and consultation to the band Comandante Zero (www.ComandanteZero.com). Along with this, I serve as a representative of the band as well.

  • Keyboardist for Man On Earth Band
    May 2011 to July 2011 (2 months)

    Live keyboardist for Man On Earth Band (www.ManOnEarth.com)

  • Keytar Player/Entertainer for The Ride Inc.
    August 2010 to September 2010 (about a month)

    Play Keytar/act in a "moving show" in NYC... www.experiencetheride.com

  • I am an independent Jingle Writer for Jingle Writer
    January 2009 to September 2010 (about a year and a half)

    I have written Jingles for some small regional companies around the Boston Area.

  • Social Media and Networking Admin. for Mike Davidson Recording
    May 2010 to August 2010 (3 months)

    Research, organize, and execute Social Media websites and network to create a larger buzz of the company as a whole. Create relationships with grassroots marketing.

  • Specialist/Trainer for Apple Inc.
    November 2009 to June 2010 (7 months)

    Customer Service and Sales for Apple Inc. in store. I also train customers on Apple computers and how to get the most out of their product.

Education

  • Professional Music, BA in Songwriting/Music Business/Voice/Piano at Berklee College of Music
    2007 to 2011 (4 years)