-- Private & Corporate Functions, Los Angeles area
-- Sheraton Atlantic Beach Hotel, North Carolina
-- Norwegian Cruise Lines, Polo Club
-- Celebrity Cruise Lines, Michael's Club
-- Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Rhapsody of the Seas
-- Holland America, six-month tour of Europe/Scandinavia
-- Hollywood's Howl At The Moon Dueling Piano Bar Nightclub
-- Zig-Zag Band, Keyboardist, Vocalist
-- Bellinia Band, Rock & Soul Revue, Keyboardist, Vocalist
Awards / Honors
-- Composed and performed music for a festival-winning short film,.
-- Composed music, performed live accompaniment, sang and acted in a two month-running, critically acclaimed, NAACP Award-considered Los Angeles stage musical.
-- Played piano at corporate and private functions including accompanying vocals by SCARFACE actor Robert Loggia.
-- Played keys in a Springsteen tribute band live in front of COMMUNITY creator Dan Harmon. Introduced by WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY's Jeff Davis.
-- Composed/performed music scoring for an upcoming feature film.
-- IHSA Two-Time State Speech Champion, for two original acting routines
-- Scholarship winner, Drake University
-- Scholarship winner, Eastern Illinois University
-- Original Comedic Song "DEKALB, ILLINOIS" selected to be played on Dr. Demento National Radio Show
"Brandon has remarkable presence and ability ... Brandon has a genuine talent ... He has that something."
-- film critic Roger Ebert
Education / Training
-- Bachelor of Fine Arts in performance, Northern Illinois University
-- Vocal Training, Jeff Nesseth, Cecelia Kafer
-- Completed three-year Meisner actor training including acting for camera training, NIU, Professors Kathryn Gately and Richard Poole (founders of the Gately/Poole Conservatory)
-- Acting for camera class with veteran film and tv actress Kathleen Freeman (Sister Mary "The Penguin" Stigmata in THE BLUES BROTHERS)
-- Second City theatrical improvisation classes