Thomas Christopher Birl
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Thomas Birl is a pianist born 1969 in Brooklyn, New York. The church
was the musical stomping ground, at age 4, he started playing the
bongo, at age 10 the drums and bass guitar. At age 12, piano and
hammond B3. In the mid 80's, music was a ritualistic thing to do on
weekends. His real passion at that time was video games and girls,until
his first part-time job working at The Harry Fox Agency. He then
decided to invest his time and energy in self-employment as a full-time
musician. Highschool and college years he played with R&B and cover
bands in the NY, CT area. 1994-2001 he played with smooth jazz
musicians. 2001-2006 he explored avant-garde music. From 2006 to the
present day, he has played with various straight ahead jazz musicians.
Now living in Kentucky collaborating with artists and musicians. If
you're looking to collaborate, just contact me, all styles are welcome.