Biography

Gary has had quite a journey with his passion for music. He also has quite a track record. He's one of those people who thrive on the music - he loves to listen, write, arrange, and talk music.

Gary has enjoyed several years in the music industry in Nashville, TN. He came to Nashville in 1970 from Laurel, MD; where he started his career playing with a family band for 18 years traveling throughout the U.S. His next venture was performing with Lorrie Morgan. In 1986, he joined Randy Travis' team of musicians, playing steel guitar and dobro on Randy's first live album, as well as being music director.  Also toured seven years as music director for  Faith Hill.

Gary's interestes have expanded a great deal in the past years, including the desire to learn and play  different styles of music. He especially loves the many hours he is spending in the studio recording and playing the tunes he has selected for his first instrumental album.

There are a number of successful acts iin Gary's past, including Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Pam Tillis, Wade Hayes, Daryle Singletary, Rhett Akins, Faith Hill, Randy Travis, Connie Smith, Marty Stuart and performing in music videos with Keith Steagal, Glen Campbell, Randy Travis, Roy Rogers, Faith Hill and playing steel guitar on the Grand Ole Opry for the last 12 years.

Gary is touring with Connie Smith on select dates. If he is in your area come up and say hi.