The Beatles, Jimmy Page, Norman Blake, Al DiMeola.
Favorite Flatpicking Tunes
Here Comes The Sun, Babe I'm Gonna Leave You, Mediterranean Sundance.
Alvarez Yari, Eastman, Fender Telecaster.
Tell us more about yourself (place a Bio here if you wish)
1998- Present - Guitar teacher at Woodsy's Music Kent, Ohio - Traditional, Modern, Classical, & Mandolin.
1992-2000 Youngstown Area Arts Council (Arts In The Schools), The Fine Arts Council of Trumbull County (Arts In The Schools) Ohio Arts Council (Artist On Tour).
Past Sponsors: The National Endowment for the Arts (The Big Read), The Kent State Folk Festival (Workshop Presenter), The Cuyahoga Valley National Park (Performer), The Kent Free Library (Workshop Presenter) Glen Oaks High School (Guitar Tutor) Western Reserve Academy 2005-2007 (Guitar Tutor), First Night Akron; First Night Youngstown; First Night Canfield; Opening Night Warren; Cuyahoga Valley Folk Festival; Cabin Fever Folk Festival; Inventors Hall of Fame; City of Upper Arlington; Kent Beatles Fest; 'Round Town Music Festival, Kent, OH; Stow Heritage Festival 2016 (Performer).
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"Fabulous, Louis. Pee Wee King's brother, Gene, Used to run a rare record shop in Louisville some 40 years ago. Johnnie Cash's daughter cut an album entitled "King's Record Store" Magnificent job on a great tune for…"