As a solo pianist, Craig Sparks regular performs in the Baltimore/Washington Area. He can often be seen at the Prime Rib at Arundel Mills Live. He has also played as a soloist for the MGM Grand Casino at National Harbor. His repertoire is incredibly flexible to fit the needs of any venue, from jazz standards to modern day hits, from Broadway to Bollywood. Craig will work to craft music suited to your venue and needs.
If you are looking for a larger group, consider booking his band, The Craig Sparks Swingtet. The Swingtet pays homage to the past with its swingin’ standards while peppering in jazz arrangements off the contemporary pop charts. Working with some of the best musicians in the Baltimore/DC area, Craig brings life to the songbooks of George Gershwin, Cole Porter, and Duke Ellington performing old songs with modern arrangements and modern songs with vintage arrangements. Whether tapping your toes or lindy-hopping on the dance floor, the Swingtet keeps the jive alive. The Swingtet is a flexible group of two to five musicians, adaptable to meet the needs of your events.
Bye Bye Blackbird
Dock of the Bay
Viva La Vida