Jerry Gombatto has performed professionally as a vocalist and instrumentalist for over 30 years – entertaining crowds by singing and playing piano, acoustic guitar and harmonica. His performances include well-known songs, unique covers and original music. He has extensive experience and is comfortable performing at all types of events and venues (cocktail receptions, corporate events, weddings, private parties, bars, clubs, lounges and restaurants). He has a strong track record of being professional, reliable and easy to work with.
Jerry grew up singing and performing 50s doo-wop and old-school rock ’n’ roll. He later developed a passion for classical music and trained for several years to be an opera singer, earning a degree in music and vocal performance. His formal and informal training laid a solid foundation to support his love of songwriting and prepared him to be a creative artist, both as a soloist and as a member/leader of many bands over the years. Jerry’s broad and versatile musical style spans singer/songwriter ballads, rock ‘n’ roll, honkytonk, country, folk, soul and rhythm & blues. His performances are inspired and influenced by artists such as Bob Dylan, Neil Young, James Taylor, Jerry Garcia, Tom Petty, Hank Williams, Willie Nelson, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ray Charles, Little Walter and many more!
Folk/Americana, Rock, Piano