Welcome …to the Sounds of Ray site. Here you will find all sorts of info about me and my music. There is history of both my life and the stories behind the songs. Plus, there are many samples of my music to be found inside these pages.
Category Archives: Music History
6 – Later Minnesota – I’d say the “Later Minnesota” years started after 2002, basically after I started “recording” my songs. At first I was using a fairly old computer to record with. But, in 2005 I decided to commit … Continue reading
4 – New York, after Military After I got out of the Service I lived at home, was dating a girl named Sue and was writing a lot of music. I made several attempts at playing the local bar scenes, … Continue reading
2 – Early Military When I left for Basic Training, I left my guitar back home. But, at Tech School, I had a lot of free time. So, I went into town and bought another 6-string and started writing songs. … Continue reading
Continuing the story … in Utica I not only continued playing the piano. But, started working with the church organ. I had mixed feeling about that. It was harder to play than the piano. but, it had so many new … Continue reading