In the music business, Aadip music supervised several action sports films for Ally, a short called LITTLE CEO 3, a feature film called Unsung, and several commercials. He has interned for Randy Jackson at Sony Music, Capital Public Radio (NPR), and assisted Jim Wilke at Jazz After Hours (PRI). He managed the $5m global music account for Starbucks Coffee Company and programmed music at Muzak.
As a trumpet player, he has performed with Ramsey Lewis, T.S. Monk, Pancho Sanchez, Stanley Turrentine, Arturo Sandoval, Cleo Laine/John Dankworth, Jack Sheldon, Reggie Watts, Easy Big Fella, toured with The Diablotones supporting The Voodoo Glow Skulls (Epitaph Records), and recorded on Gardener’s New Dawning Time on Sub Pop Records.
As a drummer, Aadip has recorded, performed, and/or toured as a member of several bands, including The Far West, Juhu Beach, Martian Memo To God, and Pint O’Guinness.
Drums since 1994 | The Spanglers, Passarella 6, The Far West, Juhu Beach, Martian Memo To God, Pint O’ Guinness
Studied with Steve Korn, and more.
Trumpet since 1986 | Easy Big Fella, The Diablotones, Staff/Desai Quintet, Pint O’ Guinness, The Prickles.
Studied with Don Lanphere, Jim Sisko, Tom Peron, Art Farmer, Stanford Jazz Workshop, etc.
Guitar since 1994 | Pint O’ Guinness
Voice since 1994 | Bathroom and Kitchen
Study with Lori Donato
Member of Phi Mu Alpha Music Fraternity
Member of The Recording Academy
Minor in Music from University of Puget Sound
Little CEO3 (short)
Happy Hour (snowboard video)
Sandbox (snowboard video)
Oakley’s Community Project (snowboard video)
Hyphy III (in-line skate video)
Splash (skateboard video)
Leuko – Velocity (music video)
Ally Distribution/Champion Visions (promo videos)
Unsung (feature film)
Extensive music business experience available upon request.