He spent some time with the United States Navy Pacific Fleet Band in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii and has performed over the years with such names as Don Ho, Rosalind Kind, Lola Falana, The Smothers Brothers, and the Marvelettes.
In Los Angeles he worked
with several different theater groups for productions that included Little
Shop of Horrors, 70 Girls 70 with Charlotte Rae and several other notable
actors, and Inside the Music,
Side Show and You're
a Good Man, Charlie Brown at The Colony.