Charlie performs with Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band as well as Bruce Springsteen & The Seeger Sessions Band. He also appears on jazz accordion & piano with Cynthia Sayer’s Joyride Band – that is, when he’s not busy with The Boss.
Charlie’s illustrious career includes playing on numerous recordings, Broadway and Off-Broadway shows, films, and concerts. He has performed and/or recorded with Sam Moore, Odetta, Donovan, Joe Cocker, Cyndi Lauper, Hall & Oates, Solomon Burke, Otis Rush, Julie Andrews, Chuck Berry, Percy Sledge, Linda Eder, k.d. lang, Suzanne Vega, Roseanne Cash, Pat Benatar, Buster Poindexter, The Long Island Philharmonic, the Boston Pops, and Orpheus Orchestra. Shows include The Tonight Show with Jay Leno and Johnny Carson, The Arsenio Hall Show, the Grammy Awards, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, The Mark Twain Awards, Sesame Street, and The Muppet Show. Films include Ed Wood, Cradle Will Rock, The Red Violin, Rugrats in Paris, The Producers, and Everything is Illuminated. Broadway shows include Victor/Victoria and Wonderful Tennessee and Off-Broadway, The Spitfire Grill, True Love, They Wrote That?, My Life With Albertine, and My Life as a Fairy Tale.