John Lee Sanders

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  • Lauren R.

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    We hired John to play for our annual Christmas party, he did an amazing job playing Christmas Classics and gave us the ambiance we wanted for our guests! We will be contacting him to be part of future events!

    Jan 20, 2016
  • Crystal Joy A.

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    John Lee Sanders did an outstanding job at our Frank Brown songwriters Blue Monday show. Beautiful vocals and lyrics backed by full harmonies and sure rhythms on his keyboard made for a great show for Jazz Pensacola. Crystal Joy Music Director Pensacola Jazz Fest

    Jan 19, 2016

About this pro

One of the top performers on the blues and jazz fest circuit, in Canada in Europe, now the powerful new addition to the beautiful Perdido Beach Resort on the Alabama Gulf Cost. Solo Piano vocal, entry level price, 4 or 5 piece band, price varies on location, dates, and event. Blues, Soul, Funk, oldies, dance, swing, Standards, Classical, Wedding, Country, Beach Music, Island, Reggae, Opening act for Bonnie Raitt, who told the audience "John Lee is one of my musical heroes" I've performed with some of the greatest entertainers and artists of the last 50 years, Chuck Berry, Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin, Willie Nelson, 2 years tours with Starship, Donald Fagan of Steely Dan, Randy Newman, Dr. John, Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Mary Wells, Martha and the Vandellas, Performed at the New Orleans Jazz Fest 2014 German Music Critics Blues Album of the Year. 2004 Blues Song of the Year Nomination 2007 Emmy Nomination, song of the year 2012, Nominee Blues piano player of the year, Toronto Maple Leaf Music awards Listen on iTunes, Youtube, Spotify, Amazon, Price for my solo piano vocal one man band is the best bang for the buck, great sound system, song repertoire, Price is negotiable depending on availability, season, holiday, and travel distance, but I will work within your budget to bring a great musical addition to your event. Bringing the life, heart and soul to an event, playing my own music, and the greatest music of the last 3 generations. Being from Louisiana, and the Mississippi Delta, with roots in Jazz, blues and Gospel, I get to the heart of American Roots music, with an authentic sound that has evolved into a most interesting musical Gumbo.

Years in business

44

Times hired on Thumbtack

1

Location

Orange Beach, AL 36561

Photos and Videos

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    Q & A

    • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?
      Solo piano vocal is the introductory price, and goes up from there, depending on the size of the band, distance, hours, special music, early setup times, etc. smallest group size is trio, drums bass piano, quartet, add guitar 6 piece band, add trumpet and sax price depends on distance, hours, Venue, number of guests
    • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?
      Talking with the client, emails, or a meeting face to face if possible. Song choices, number of guests, MC?
    • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
      I'm learning new songs everyday, studying the vocal techniques of my favourite singers, while keeping my own style. For a Wedding, or similar event, If the client requests special music, I always will do my best to fill any request that comes up.

    Business hours

    Central Time Zone
    Sunday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Monday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Tuesday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Wednesday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Thursday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Friday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Saturday9:00 a.m. to 12:00 midnight
    Coverage Area for John Lee Sanders is about 150+ miles of Orange Beach, AL.