Robert Abate Music
Composer / Arranger
Original composition for any situation from the blues to musical theatre. Custom arrangements for any size ensemble or style.
Robert Abate plays “Mary”
Robert Abate highlights his blues guitar skills and vocals playing the Jimmy Reed tune "Mary". Reed's wife, Mary Lee “Mama” Reed, whom he had married in 1945, was usually present during his recording sessions. She wrote several of his songs and would whisper the...
West Meets East
Please give my latest work a listen, it's a little over 8 minutes long, and like and post it. I'm getting the word out that I do this type of thing. Thank you. Robert Abate firstname.lastname@example.org 231-421-1401 robertabate.com
Recently I was approached by Michigan poet Robb Astor to provide a musical background for his written in Tanzania poem "Green", here's what we came up with: green, how green leaves of banana trees fields where crowned cranes danced fields how yellow dabs of...