Joel is a touring musician based in Los Angeles, California. Having toured with many artists and groups in the past, Joel has performed all over the world in counties throughout North America, South America, Asia, Europe, and Australia.
Graduating from UCLA's Herb Alpert School of Music, Joel finished his degree Summa Cum Laude with a minor in music industry. Outside of the classroom, he performs and produces with numerous artists in a variety of genres including jazz, r&b, hip-hop, pop, and folk including: Anderson .Paak, Aloe Blacc, Wyclef Jean, Hunter Hayes, Jason Mraz, Avicii, Natasha Bedingfield, T-Pain, Victoria Justice, Kat Graham, India Carney, Max Schneider, Sam Tsui, Adam Friedman, and more. Recently opening for Bon Jovi at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Indonesia, Joel has played at some very distinguished events and venues such as the American Music Awards, VidCon, the Hollywood Palladium, and others around the world.
Outside of live performance, Joel also has extensive experience as a studio musician. Joel has been recording in studios for the last 10 years in many different genres. Away from the instrument, however, he is very experienced both production and composition. Since early 2012, Joel has worked consistently as a producer, composer, director, and arranger for variety of YouTube artists and music videos. Joel has done commercial production and compositional work for companies including Coca-Cola, Buick, Nikon, HP, Amazon, Sony, Verizon, Invisilign and GoPro.