Ray Reach

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Occupation Musician / Music Educator
Location Birmingham, Alabama, United States
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Introduction I am a vocalist, pianist, guitarist, arranger, composer and educator. From 1998 to 2005, I was a member of the music faculty of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where I taught Music Technology, Jazz History, Jazz Improvisation and directed the award winning UAB Jazz Ensemble. I am currently Director of Student Jazz Programs at the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame (www.jazzhall.com). You can read more about my career at Wikipedia.com (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ray_Reach)
Interests Music Technology, Muisc Arranging and Composing, Film Scoring
Favorite Movies The Remains of the Day, Shadowlands, Bird
Favorite Music Jazz, Classical, Classic R & B, Gospel, Country, Bluegrass, Western Swing
Favorite Books The Magus (John Fowles), The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck)