Vancouver, WA, 98682
Subjects Taught Singing, Music Performance, Songwriting
I was born and raised in Vancouver, WA. I have been singing and performing since I was five years old. As my musical journey developed, I continuously performed in rock bands, dinner shows, jazz ensembles, and country bands. I studied Jazz Music while attending college in both the United States and Japan. I toured Japan performing Jazz Music and also sang at the Mt. Hood Jazz Festival in Oregon. After college I joined the United States Air force. While in the USAF I directed the Air Force choir at Chanute AFB in Illinois. During my time in the Military I developed a love for Country Music. With my new found direction in music, I started writing, singing, and performing Country Music. After the Air Force, I decided to take my talents on the road and move to Nashville, TN. While in Nashville, I worked with many professional musicians from several of the mainstream Country bands. I also worked for Gaylord Entertainment (Word Music) in their printed music department, and...