Bernard was born in Orangeburg, SC and has lived in Hinesville, GA for the past 21 years. He is a school teacher by trade and an extraordinarily gifted saxophonist who plays from his soul!
Bernard has developed a unique style of his own. Growing up some of
his favorite artist and groups included Quincy Jones, John Coltrane,
Bobbi Humphrey, Patrice Rushen, Roy Ayers, George Duke, Weather Report,
Spyro Gyra, Earth, Wind, and Fire and others. These artist inspired his
interest in jazz, smooth jazz, and jazz fusion. His list of influences
has grown greatly since childhood to include saxophonist such as Dave
Koz, Warren Hill, Kim Waters, Jeff Kashiwa, Everette Harp, and others.
Known for his smooth silky style, Bernard's playing and sound has gained
great favor and appeal over a wide variety of audiences and people.
Over the years, he has played at church, performed at banquets,
weddings, workshops, retirement ceremonies, concerts, charity and other
special events. Reverbnation
Saturday, June 25, 2016
Hannibal Barca is an exceptional Blues and Smooth Jazz guitarist from Lake Mary, Florida. He's been playing for many years and Playing rhythm guitar and doing some vocals for Joe "Survival" Caruso and his Partners In Crime. Mainly Blues and New Orleans Soul/R&B. Joe is really versatile. Joe, Bruce, Augie, and I met playing around town at different jams and other shows/events. We try to book ourselves as often as possible anywhere we can! Building my on project called Herb & Gruv2Go with some outstanding local talent. It's gonna be an eclectic mix of stuff I know and love. If you like what you hear check out his
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