photo by jake rothwell

photo by jake rothwell

Birthplace: New York, New York

Instruments played: Double & Electric Bass/Piano

Musical / Personal influences: My Dad, Ray Brown, Christian Mcbride, Jaco Pastorius, Pino Palladino.

Favorite Concert attended:  Earth Wind & Fire (Greensboro) & The Flaming Lips (Niagara Falls) 

Favorite Time Sawyer moment:  Our most recent NE tour and May 2018's Muddy Creek Music Hall show. 

What Drives you to play music: The ability to communicate on a certain level with both my peers and an audience. It also allows me to express myself in a way that I can't with words.