Human speech is like a cracked kettle on which we tap crude rhythms for bears to dance to, while we long to make music that will melt the stars.
— Gustave Flaubert
 
 

Jeff has contributed his talents as a producer, composer, arranger, artist or musician with multiple artists such as Donna Summer, Rita Coolidge, Bebe Winans, Jordin Sparks, Brennley Brown, Sam Philips (Virgin Recording artist), Maureen McGovern, Larry Gatlin, Michael W. Smith, Phil Keaggy, Crystal Lewis, Lou Graham, (Foreigner), Paul Overstreet, Dino (East/West, Island recording artist), Richie Furay (of Poco fame), Benny Hester, Kathy Trocoli (Reunion/Geffen recording artist), Garry Shandling, Nell Carter, Don Rickles, Tommy Coomes Band as well as others.

He worked as Musical Director and Conductor on Broadway for Tony-nominated musical, “The Civil War” (Frank Wildhorn), and Laurence Olivier Award winner “Kat and the Kings”, as well as Associate Conductor and keyboards on “Wonderland” on Broadway in 2011.

His composition and soundtrack was used in Sidney Pollack’s movie, "Sabrina" starring Harrison Ford and provided additional underscoring, and sound design for “Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical.

Jeff has arranged and programmed many of the Maranatha! Music and Vineyard recordings and is a pioneer in the use of music technology from studio to stage.  In addition, he has provided his expertise as an artist/clinician for Roland Corporation and a beta tester for Spectrasonics (virtual instruments).

He is a Nord Artist using the Nord Stage 3 in live concerts and studio productions.

Jeff is currently engaged in writing and producing soundtracks for "The Moment When..." podcast.

He lives in the Los Angeles area with his wife Belinda and performs regularly with Paris Chansons as well as for local houses of worship.