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TALENT HUNTER: Actors/models: MOST RECENT TV/FILM AUDITIONS!

Hey everyone...just wanted to tell you about an awesome site where models/actors can find DAILY UPDATES on PROFESSIONAL auditions for the top soap operas, TV/film auditions(Law & Order, General Hospital, MTV, all new ABC/CBS/NBC TV shows, all new films,etc.)...as an…
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JIM MEETS AND PLAYS FOR MR. TONY BENNETT!!

On Tuesday night, January 17th, as I was about an hour into playing piano at Nino's Tuscany in Manhattan(where I do a regular Monday gig but was filling in for 10 days for Irving Fields)... a recognizable figure popped into…
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JIM TAPES HIS 4th STINT ON "LAW & ORDER:SVU!!!

On Wed., December 21, 2005, Jim taped his 4th stint on "LAW & ORDER: SVU" which will air February 28th, 2006. The episode called "GONE" has Jim playing a father--he and his wife, who holds a crying baby, enter an…
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JIM SINGS WITH LISA LOEB AT STERLING HOTEL, ALLENTOWN!!

Below is the text of the article written by Paul Willistein which appeared in the Nov.9-10, 2005 East Penn Press in the Lehigh Valley, PA. Check the "Photo Gallery" here at the site for action shots, and be sure to…
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Jim plays for soap stars at his Nino's Tuscany gig!

When I showed up Monday August 22nd at Nino's Tuscany on W. 58th St. in Manhattan to begin my usual Monday nite piano gig--I was told it would be a slow nite with only 12 reservations on the books...but later…
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JIM PLAYS A WEDDING GUEST ON ABC-TV's "HOPE & FAITH"!!

Kee Casting, who cast me back in 1995 to be one of the several news persons on the set of Mary Tyler Moore and Gregory Harrison's ill-fated CBS-TV series "New York News", called to book me for the zany ABC-TV…
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JIM SITS IN AT "JIM CARUSO'S CAST PARTY" NYC!!

"Jim Caruso's Cast Party" at Birdland, 315 W. 44th St. in NYC is undeniably the most fun you can have on a Monday nite in Manhattan(with your clothes on). Comedian/singer Jim Caruso hosts this wild open mike that features some…
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JIM PLAYS A JURY MEMBER ON "LAW & ORDER:SVU"!!!

Tuesday, May 31st I spent a 15 hour day on the set of the award-winning drama "LAW & ORDER: SVU(Special Victims Unit) thanks to Grant Wilfrey Casting in NYC. (Visit the show's website at http://www.nbc.com/Law_&_Order:_Special_Victims_Unit/index.html ). On at least…
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IT'S A SMALL WORLD--even in MANHATTAN!!

I was in NYC Wednesday May 18 for a Musical Theatre Workshop that ASCAP runs every year and afterwards went to a restaurant nearby at 117 W.58th St. where I knew an older gentleman named Irving Fields played piano(legendary player)...the…
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Spotlight: THE ROGER GIRKE BAND!

After playing a gig at the Brookside Country Club in Pottstown on Friday nite March 18th, I decided to travel all the way into the Blue Bell area on Rt. 73 from Pottstown. I know that a great new Italian…
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Jim sees Ann Hampton Callaway in NYC!

On Wed., March 16 I travelled to Manhattan to check out a songwriter showcase sponsored by the Manhattan Association of Cabarets(MAC) & ASCAP, featuring new cabaret-oriented songs performed at the Lighthouse at 111 E.59th St. in NYC. The special guest…