About rick kaiser
sugar grove, IL
Rick Kaiser is a CCLI recording artist who picked up a guitar at 21 yrs of age; duct taped it together and taught himself to play. His music has received radio play in the US, Canada, Belgium & Puerto Rico. Rick grew up traveling all over the world, from Alaska to the South Pacific his musical influences grew with him, from Blues to Jazz to Gospel and Rock n Roll.
His gospel roots led him to play prisons & county jails in Illinois & Indiana for 5 yrs. He has performed with Hosanna Integrity artist Eric Nuzum, Chicago Emmy winner Vern Spevak, International Trumpeter Don Shire and Horn player Dave Katz, whose resume includes Manhattan Transfer, Bob Hope & Liberace.
Rick is currently working on an original acoustic solo project which he describes as “Smokey Blues that’s been sipping 12yr old jazz on ice, all night.”
Rick resides in the Chicago-land area and has some very talented guest musicians & friends that sit in with him occasionally. Their blend of vocal harmonies and original music create a warm refreshing sound that is easy listening as well as inspiring.