originally from Cleveland, Ohio. In 1979 he made his way to Key West for a two week vacation and never left. Thirty years have passed and he can honestly say fishing and a pickin’ has been his life enjoying the incredible music scene from Key West to Marco Island, the fishing, and the diving from 10,000 islands, to just off the coast of Cuba. He has been playing folk music and guitar since a kid, then at seventeen he discovered the five string banjo and took a turn toward traditioal and bluegrass music.