Hi, I’m Tommy. I am a keyboard player, composer and arranger, and former member of Prince and the New Power Generation.

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  • Live performance and touring.
  • Being a studio/live keyboard musician and recording for other artists.
  • Any aspect of the keyboard, including technique and instruction.
  • Composing and arranging music for commercials, orchestra, or feature films.
  • Career guidance in the music industry.
  • Navigating the Minneapolis music scene.
  • Any of the bands or artists I have worked with.


  • Keyboard player for Prince from 1990 -1996.
  • Has worked with Prince and the New Power Generation, Art Garfunkel, Mavis Staples, Jonny Lang, Nick Jonas, Giorgia and many more.
  • Composer and arranger for the Minnesota Orchestra.
  • Contributed to several feature film compositions with directors Spike Lee, Robert Altman and Marc Forrester.
  • Composer for numerous award-winning commercial tracks for Audi, Nike, Budweiser and others.
  • Orchestral arrangement of Purple Rain performed by Minnesota Orchestra during halftime show of Minnesota Vikings inaugural game at U.S. Bank Stadium.

Additional Skills

CompositionArrangerComposerFilm Score, TV and Video Game MusicLicensingOriginal ScoreTelevision and FilmPiano and KeyboardPerformance and TouringLive PerformancePerformance CoachSongwriting

Tommy Barbarella

Keyboard player for Prince and The New Power Generation, Art Garfunkel, Nick Jonas.

$2.08 / minute

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Tommy Barbarella

Location: Minneapolis, MN
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