Bob Constantino

1100 Delacroix Circle

Nokomis, Florida 34275

941 483-4296, 941 228-4732

BobConstantino@yahoo.com

 

 

EXPERIENCE:

  • Professional Musician: Keyboard Player, Accompanist, Pop and Jazz Piano Teacher, Music Theory          and Composition Teacher, Arranger, Recording Engineer, Studio Musician, Musical Director

 

EDUCATION:

  • Manhattan School of Music, New York City, 1963-65 Theory and Composition Major
  • Dowling College Oakdale, NY, 1966-68 Bachelor of Arts Degree
  • Adelphi University Garden City, NY, 1968-72 Master of Arts Degree

 

SKILLS:

  • Accompanist: Accompany soloists for jazz, standard, and show tunes.
  • Arranger:  Arrange pop and jazz songs for vocalists and instrumental groups.
  • Composer:  Write original compositions for specific purposes in pop, jazz and classical genres.
  • Pop and Jazz Pianist:  Provide piano/keyboard entertainment for any occasion, solo or group.
  • Pop and Jazz Piano Teacher:  Teach pop and jazz piano at any level using self developed methodology.
  • Musical Director:  Direct the cast of a musical show, stage band for musical accompaniment of solo acts.  
  • Transcriber:  Transcribe music from recordings for singers and songwriters.
  • Studio Musician:  Provide piano/keyboard parts for studio recording sessions.
  • Audio and MIDI Recording:  Produce and engineer a recording session.

 

MUSIC TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

  • Teacher and Faculty Chairman for the Community Music School of Southwest Florida

                        2002-05

  • MIDI In-service Course Teacher, Longwood School District, NY 1992
  • Analysis of Popular Music In-service Course, Longwood School District, NY, 1984
  • Workshop Facilitator: Analysis and Appreciation of Popular Music, 2003-04

 

MUSICAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

  • Musical Director for Cabaret, 2002, Players Theater, Sarasota, Florida
  • Musical Director for My Way, a tribute to Frank Sinatra at the Asolo Theater, Sarasota 2002
  • Musical Director for My Fair Lady, 2003, Players Theater, Sarasota, Florida
  • Musical Director for the Players Theater China Cultural Exchange Program, 2003
  • Musical Director for Hello Dolly, 2004, Players Theater, Sarasota, Florida
  • Played pop and jazz piano professionally for the last 40 years
  • Owner and Operator of MIDI Magic Recording Studio 1990-Present
  • Extensive studio recording experience

 

RECORDINGS:

  • Available upon request to demonstrate writing, arranging, recording, and performance abilities

 

REFERENCES: 

  • Available upon request