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Rip Chord Band


Rip Chord is the combination of four musicians with a goal to provide top notch music at an affordable price. Prior to the formation of Rip Chord, each member had played with other bands performing for wedding receptions, company parties, high school dances, colleges, and nightclubs. With decades of combined playing experience the members of the band are as follows:

Doug Rosezelle is the newest member of the band and provides solid percussion work. Doug has taught drums full time at various high schools, music stores, and in his studio. 

Larry Criswell supplies bass guitar and backup vocals. Larry has decades of experience performing many types of music. Bands he has played with include Simon Genesis, Midwest, and Boomer Rockwell.

Donn May provides lead guitar and vocals. Donn has been performing in bands since high school. Bands he has played with include Simon Genesis, Class Act, and Boomer Rockwell.

Randy Barden provides lead and backup vocals along with rhythm guitar and some percussion. Randy has been performing in bands which include Simon Genesis, Island, The Allies, and Boomer Rockwell.