Musical Performance Resume of Bill Miles

Objective: Music Performance

Experience - Current
Singer self accompanied on Piano/Acoustic Guitar
Perform Top 40 popular cover music from the 1960s, 1970s, 1980s

2007- 2008
Drummer/Singer
Mojo Jam – Classic Rock Band, Mesa, AZ
Performed Classic Rock music on Drums, Vocals at various private parties.

1997-1998
Drummer/Singer
Stay Tuned Orchestra - Bud Black Horn Band, Chicago, IL
Performed Top 40 music on Drums, Vocals at Corporate Parties and Weddings in and around Chicago.

1992-1997
Drummer/Singer
Frank Yakobek - Variety Band, Chicago, IL
Performed Variety music on Drums, Vocals for various Corporate Parties and Weddings in and around Chicago.

1988 -1995
Drummer/Singer/Arranger/Band Leader
Close Call – Top 40 Band, Chicago, IL
Performed Top 40 music on Drums, Vocals and MIDI Sequencing for various clubs in Midwest
  • Pheasant Run, St Charles, IL
  • The Flame Restaurant, Oak Brook, IL
  • The Plantation Restaurant, Lisle, IL
  • The Carrington Restaurant, Itasca, IL

1985 -1988
Drummer/Singer
Harrison Company – Top 40 Band, Chicago, IL
Toured and Performed Top 40 music on Drums, Keyboards, and Vocals
Multiple return performances at:
  • Callaway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA
  • Tan-Tara, Osage Beach, MO
  • Chula Vista, Wisconsin Dells

1985 – 1977
Percussionist - Illinois Theatre Center, Park Forest IL

Education - 1985
Bachelor of Music Education with an emphasis on Percussion - Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, IL
Toured Europe as percussionist with the NIU Jazz Ensemble in 1983-1984