Press Kit

The following information may be included in publicity releases for your event. The smaller portrait may be used from the Home page. Also, please feel free to quote from the Testimonials page —

Bob Shepherd offers a lifetime of experience in solo, small jazz groups and big band formats and is a first-call vocal accompanist in western New England, specializing in the Great American Songbook.  He’s appeared onstage playing for Marvin Hamlisch, Dick Haymes, Jerry Vale, Al Hibbler, Silvia Syms, Bob Brookmeyer, Jimmy Guiffre, John Davidson, Eddie Shaughnessy, Charles Neville and many others.

Singers appreciate his easygoing, supportive manner as well as his ability to tailor arrangements in any key and in any style at a moment’s notice. He has been pianist with the Adult Cabaret program at Berkshire Music School since 2004.

Bob owns and operates a sound studio where he reads and records voice overs. He works closely with singers to create showcase CD’s backed by his full-band settings. He also has developed a number of websites and restores vintage recordings in many formats.

Large portrait - Bob Shepherd