Gerald Ross




Recommended Listening:
Absolute Uke Buy
Swing Ukulele Buy
Mistletoe Mazel Tov Buy
Ukulele Hit Parade Buy
Moonlight and Shadows Buy
Ukulele Stomp Buy
Romance & Adventure (Solo fingerstyle guitar) Buy
Sample Track:  Pick Yourself Up
(from "Swing Ukulele")

Successfully blending the sounds of jazz blues and swing, Gerald Ross has created a guitar style uniquely his own. Whether he is playing jazz standards, popular favorites, delta and urban blues, Tin Pan Alley melodies, New Orleans rhythms or boogie woogie, it’s bound to be a delightful surprise to any listener. He has the rare ability to transmit an infectious good humor to his audience through a tasteful combination of outstanding instrumental talent and an eclectic repertoire. An experienced musician, Gerald Ross is equally at home in a concert hall or on a small club stage.

Gerald played with the Lost World String Band from 1979-2001. He has delighted audiences with his guitar, steel guitar and ukulele performances locally and nationally since 1970. He has performed in concert with Bonnie Raitt, Arlo Guthrie, Doc Watson, Johnny Gimble, Riders In The Sky, Brownie McGhee and many other nationally known artists. Gerald is the winner of the 1993 WEMU Jazz Competition (solo artist category). Other radio work includes appearances on National Public Radio’s 'A Prairie Home Companion' with Garrison Keillor.