Born in Hamilton Ohio 1954. Raised by Grandparents in Bakersfield California. Grandfather musician in U.S. Army in WWI. Played for John Philip Susa and was later an arranger and orchestra leader. Greg began trumpet at age 8 and was member of marching band, orchestra, honor bands, swing bands, and big band. Wife a professioanal singer throughout Asia. Performed in University of Guam Big Band, Guam territorial band and performed in Carnegie Hall NY, member of Guam Orchestra, a local rock band, and performed in various musicals.