1st paying gig age16. I've played guitar, sax, piano, & bass from early age. 3 music schools(Berklee)to prepare for a career in music. Performed from chitlin ciruit in Mississippi to Carnegie Hall. I play the blues/jazz, country/rocknroll & legit. I read/write chickin scratching(notation) & number system. Session work Jackson Ms,Shreveport La, Denver Co, Nashville Tn. Bandleader, sideman, guitar/bass teacher (Meridian Comm College) music instrument tech 30 yrs. Oh &, singer/songwriter. I have worked with a range of artists from Bobby Rush to Marvin Hamlisch, as well as my own bands 'Fritz & the X-RAYZ', & 'Lightnin' Pilot'