Dallas school choirs, played guitar/sang in h.s./college musicals.
Worked as asst. engr. at world class studio in Hollywood w/Sinatra, Neil Diamond, Streisand, Dan Fogelberg, Quincy Jones, David Foster, Capt & Tenille, the wrecking crew, etc.
College at USC & Pepperdine (1980 B.A. Music Composition / guitar/voice).
Owned studio and produced broadcast music in Longview,TX 1984-91.
In Thousand Oaks, CA 1991-2005 full time composer for WBTV.
Now in Dallas, I teach music privately ( piano/guitar/voice).
In the last three years, I have done music for Discovery Channel and two feature movies.
My first full length movie gig, Jerico (2018) is available at major sites online.
My 2nd film score, Singleton Boulevard, is available:
BANDS/GROUPS I HAVE PLAYED OR AM PLAYING IN
*Grace Brass (w/Bob Ball)
* I play local gigs, usually as a guitar/vocal solo act with beatbox and side trumpet
Played lead guitar for GogaMusic ( show band private events) 2009-2016
Played lead guitar for DFW dance band, HyPressure 2008-2013
Play with various casual bands at clubs & private events.
Please visit www.GBOmusic.com or
Hearing my music on radio, TV, and the big movie screen.
Composing over 300 TV music scores for primetime network TV
Two network TV theme songs : 1994 Hangin w/ Mr. Cooper and Kirk ( WB)
2017, Getting a call and music publishing offer from the NBA team, Golden State Warriors
Getting a call from Discovery Channel for special music ( 2015-current)
2019 in production to release full length album of songs.
My sister and Gene Verinder were in elementary school together.
My father was a geologist, oil man & a creationist.
My mom died of cancer before my senior year at St. Marks.
I have 3 adult children and I am happily divorced/single.
Origins of religion
youtube Ted Talks
*When I was 12, I tried to ski from the water on to the dry land.
*Same year, When I was 12, I played 4-5 songs with my 4 piece rock group in the Cotton Bowl for actor & secret pill popper,
John Wayne, just before he spoke at the ANTI DRUG Rally.
* Neil Diamond offered me gum after a tough studio session where my job was to quality control HIS vocal session.