GUITAR, BASS, VOICE
Over the years Dennis has performed with artists such as Alan Jackson, Vicki Bird, Doug Stone, Terry McBride, Ray Price, Mark Chesnutt, Confederate Railroad, and Phil Cross. He has also performed on musicals such as, “Patsy Cline Forever”. He has recorded spots for Nationwide Insurance and McDonalds commercials. Dennis has performed on GAC TV Specials, CMT Most Wanted Live, TNN Music City Tonight, TNN Crook & Chase, and TNN Grand Ol’ Opry Live.
Dennis’ professional experience in studio, concert and broadcast situations and his association with some of the most gifted performers in the world give him a unique and practical perspective on and insight into what it takes to be a good, thoughtful, empathetic musician. Dennis also studied with one of the most respected voice teachers in the nation for a number of years. He tailors his lessons to the needs of each student. He offers encouragement and support to his students no matter their skill level. Learning materials are created specifically for each student after an evaluation of their level of accomplishment. Lessons also are crafted based on the wants and desires of each student which means basically that each student learns the kind of music they want to learn and at their own pace. Basic tenets of music are taught through the use of learning materials available at local music stores. Dennis is a motivated, compassionate instructor who delights in helping students reach their musical goals.