Frederick Hodges has been a professional pianist and singer since hired by Don Neely to perform with the famed Royal Society Jazz Orchestra.  He was soon playing at L’Etoile in the Huntington Hotel, Masons in the Fairmont Hotel, and the Ritz Carlton Hotel.  He has also played with the Peter Mintun Orchestra and with jazz ensembles.  A master of ragtime and novelty piano from the ‘teens and ’20s, he has also accompanied stars of stage and screen, and even Tin Pan Alley composers.