John G. Franklin is an accomplished vocalist and pianist who offers a unique blend of many different genres including soul, R&B, jazz, blues, a little bit of country and classic rock.
John G. Franklin’s musical influences are varied and include Marvin Gaye, Al Green, Michael Buble, Aretha Franklin and Maurice White.
John G. is an accomplished vocalist, keyboardist and recording artist who plays and sings with tracks that he has prepared in his own recording studio giving this act an amazingly full sound.
He provides a perfect musical setting for any size or type of event…from rehearsal dinners to night clubs…house parties to wedding parties…John G. Franklin has it covered!
John G. Franklin FAQs
What style of music do you play?
a broad range including Motown, Soul, Rock, Beach
How many pieces do you typically play as & what instruments are they?
Keyboards and vocals
Do you play in other configurations?
not particularly on the solo gig but I sub on bass and trombone as well as keys and vocals
Why did you become a professional musician?
I honestly enjoy making people happy. I feel that if I touch someone’s heart or just relieve some stress through music I’m doing good work.
Where are you located?
Charlotte and Durham, NC
Do you travel?
Why should an event professional book you/your band?
I’m very experienced as both a musician and a showman. I can read audiences very well and play the right song at the right time. My act is great for quiet dinner events as well as full blown dance parties
Do you have the capability of providing your own sound & lights?