Primary Instrument: Keyboard
Cal Harris Jr.’s upbringing in Los Angeles was not a typical one. His earliest exposure to music took place literally in the company of legends. As the son of Grammy-nominated sound engineer Calvin Harris, Cal Harris Jr. grew up wandering the halls of the renowned Motown Studios in Los Angeles. In fact, one of his fondest childhood memories was a trip to the candy store with Melvin Franklin of the Temptations—a treat he would appreciate even more as an adult. It was within this environment that Harris would develop a love affair with music...and a well-groomed talent. “I fell in love with arranging music after attending a Commodores session with my dad...
“Cal’s (Harris Jr.) contemporary compositions offer smooth and insatiable melodies that sweep across the palates of his listeners …Cres O’Neal of Jazzin Em Up, www.blogtalkradio.com