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Biography


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A classically trained pianist, Hammond B-3, Multi Keyboardist, singer, songwriter, and producer, Brooke’s most recent projects include playing piano for the upcoming 20th Century Fox Television series, “Shots Fired” (2017), piano on the new Dan Reed ambient album “Alchemy” (2017), plus live performances with Lee Oskar of War, DreamWreck (w/Ben Smith of Heart), Grammy Award Winner, Jeff Silbar, (Wind Beneath My Wings), and Starr Parodi. For many years, Brooke has written, recorded, and toured the U.K and Scandinavia with acclaimed singer/songwriter Dan Reed (of The Dan Reed Network).

Brooke’s work includes film/TV, recording sessions, and live performances with artists such as Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson, Christina Aguilera, Brian Johnson of AC/DC, Lee Oskar of WAR, Grammy Award winner Randy Meisner, (the Eagles), Danny O’Keefe, Leona Lewis –UK, Mycle Wastman, Dan Reed (The Dan Reed Network), Pamela Moore (Queensrÿche) and many more.

Movie and TV Credits include, Shots Fired, (2017) Sex and the City 2, Burlesque, Happily N’Ever After, Last Night, Desperate Housewives, Half The Sky, The Canyon, Six Feet Under, Half & Half among others.

Producers: Salaam Remi (producer/writer- Amy Winehouse), David Cole (Bob Seger, Richard Marx, Steve Miller) Paul Broucek (President of Music, Warner Brothers Pictures – many award winning films).

Brooke’s musical influences began at an early age when he was first exposed to the world of music ranging from Beethoven, Mozart, Debussy, to the Beatles and the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, then came Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Leon Russell, Nicky Hopkins, Stevie Wonder, Steve Winwood, Elton, Keith Emerson, Les McCann, and other legendary piano/keyboard players in Rock, Jazz, and R&B.

Brooke was raised in Seattle, Washington and spent 20 years living in the Los Angeles area, returning to Seattle to be closer to family. Recording in many of the Seattle studios, his home base is the beautiful ~ Triad Studios. He has two grown children, Max and Luke, is an avid private pilot, and enjoys swimming on a regular basis.