SEEKINGAccordion, Acoustic Guitar, Background Singer, Bagpipes, Banjo, Bass Guitar, Cello, Clarinet, DJ, Dobro, Drums, Electronic Music, Fiddle, Flute, Harmonica, Harp, Keyboard, Lead Guitar, Mandolin, Other, Other Percussion, Piano, Rhythm Guitar, Saxophone, Steel guitar, Trombone, Trumpet, Ukulele, Upright bass, Violin, Vocalist, Vocalist - Alto, Vocalist - Baritone, Vocalist - Bass, Vocalist - Soprano, Vocalist - Tenor.
Barry started his career playing in cover bands at Mecca ballrooms, working with musicians such as Trevor Horn and Ann Dudley. He then went on to tour with Ben E King and the ordinal Drifters. Other artists he has toured with include - The Supremes, Petula Clark, Five Star, Gloria Gaynor, Harold Melvin, Martha Reeves, Billy Paul, Cilla Black, Marti Webb, The 3 Degrees, Barry Manilow and The Bay City Rollers.
TV shows include, Noel's House Party, BBC1. The Barrymore Show ITV1. Brian Conley Live and Dangerous ITV. The Lawrence Olivier Awards BBC1. This Morning ITV, Pebble Mill at One BBC1.Top of the Pops BBC1.The Alan Titchmarsh Show and even Blue Peter!
He has also performed on many West end shows including - Singing in the Rain with Tommy Steele. Summer Holiday, with Darren Day. Blood Brothers. Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat with Philip Schofield. Five Guys Named Moe. Smokey Joe's Cafe. Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Palladium. The Rat Pack. Guys and Dolls, starring Patrick Swayze and High School Musical.
In 2000 he joined the Abba tribute band Bjorn Again, tours included Canada, America, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and the UK
Recent projects include - McFly, (recording). Royal Command Performance for The Prince of Wales, and four tours For Brendan Cole, from Strictly Come Dancing and 8 tours of Scandinavia with 1974.
- Screen name:
- Member since:
- Sep 20 2019
- Active over 1 month ago
- Level of commitment:
- Years playing music:
- Gigs played:
- Over 100
- Tend to practice:
- More than 3 times per week
- Available to gig:
- 6-7 nights a week