Buzz Lerch

Buzz started piano lessons at age five, performed first club gigs at age 15 and has been playing and singing ever since. Projects include recording & multimedia production, band and frequent solo performances. His music and original compositions appear in promotions for Courtyard by Marriott, Country Inn and Suites, National Public Radio's 'Day to Day' Show and many others. He's appeared at University of Maryland's Ritchie Coliseum, Blues Alley, the The New Music Conference, Nashville, TN; Taste of Chicago, LifeScan, Palm Springs, CA; the Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball and many other events. Since 2002, he's been a member the the Washington, D.C.- based band, Blame it on Jane.


Played with/for:

  • National Public Radio
  • Marriot Corporation
  • WUSA TV Channel 9
  • Voice of America Radio
  • WPFW  Fort Dupont Summer Concert Series
  • Hon. Ron Dellums
  • The General Store
  • Center for Islamic Affairs
  • Ebony Ridge
  • Free Spirit
  • The Original Fetish
  • Tangent
  • Katzenjammers
  • Holly & Lou
  • The True
  • Double Fine
  • The Boomers
  • Star Spangled Big Band
  • Burn the House
  • The Coasters
  • LaVern Baker
  • Doug Derryberry

Some Venues:

The Cellar Door, Blues Alley, The Bayou, The Howard Theatre, Round Table, The Grog & Tankard, Mr. Henry's, Club Soda, Ft. Dupont Park, Freedom Plaza, Women's Museum, City Blues, DC Convention Center, Frederick Summer Concert Series , Griff's, Firestones, Olde Towne, Rawbar, Sig's, Bushweiler's, Braddock Inn Ocean City Civic Center, Talbot St. Cafe, Fager's Island, The Greene Turtle, Rusty Rudder, Bottle n' Cork, The Starboard, Boardwalk Concert Series, The Birchmere, The Wharf, Whitlow's, The Iota, Fleetwood's, Jaxx, Herndon Festival, Sunset Grille, The State Theater, Apple Blossom Festival, Winchester; Baltimore: Civic Center, Oregon Ridge, No Fish Today, Marble Bar, Cafe Park Plaza, 8 by 10 / Funkbox, Trade Center, Inner Harbor, Hilton, Sheraton, Maryland Hall, Annapolis: King of France Tavern, Fleet Reserve, City Arts Festival; Sloppy Joe's, Key West, FL; Taste of Chicago, New Music Conference, Nashville, TN; LifeScan, Palm Springs, CA; US Olympic Traing Facility, Colorado Springs, CO; Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball & Ag Ball 2005, 2009, 2013 Washington, DC. Colleges: Toronto, Chapel Hill, NC, UVA, Washington & Lee, UMD Ritchie Coliseum, GW University, Georgetown University, American University, Niagra Community College, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, New York, Jersey City Community College, Gettysburg College, many others...