The Dan Charness Band

Dominic Fallacaro (keyboards) -

Brooklyn based musician Dominic Fallacaro is becoming one of the most in demand pianists and producers on the New York scene today. His productions and playing have been featured on numerous albums, and across film and television.

Dominic has appeared at almost any and every venue on the New York City scene. He has performed everywhere from Dizzys Club – Lincoln Center, the Iridium and the Waldorf Astoria, to the Highline Ballroom, Rockwood Music Hall, and City Winery.

As a producer and musician, Dominic has been in and out of countless studios. Equally versatile on the piano as the B3, and able to take on anything from Rhodes to vintage synths, he has appeared on, and produced projects of all genres and styles.

Ben Kogan (Bass)

Ben Kogan, a Boston native and University of Miami Alum, moved to New York in the fall of 2008. Since then he has played bass on and produced a handful of albums (Musaic, Brad Go, Todd Kramer, UVC), and performs regularly with many other groups (David Wax Muesem, Jem Warren, Hey Mama).

In addition to performing, Kogan runs an active teaching studio to children and adults alike on bass, guitar, and piano.

Will Hensley (Electric Guitar)

William Anthony Hensley II was born and raised in San Antonio Texas, music was always in his family. He got the beginning of a firm classical music background from his mother (Patrice Hensley – piano teacher). Will started playing piano as soon as he could reach the keys. His father (‘Bill’ William A Hensley I – Architect) always played whatever instruments he could find time to play. Patrice always played what was on the page, and Bill always played what was in his head.

Will received a bachelors degree in Sound Recording from South West Texas (now known as Texas State). Throughout his college eduction he played in in Jazz combos (drums, guitar, and bass) and never worked as hard in class as he did in the studio. He loved spending as much time in the studio as he could. And he still does.