Starting with local Long Island bands in the 70's, George played all the clubs and bars that offered "live music" as the guitarist with a band called "Essence". The band was well known for their strikingly accurate renditions of songs by progressive acts such as The Who, Yes, Genesis and of course The Beatles. The band featured intricate harmonies involving all five members.
Next up was a real education in Rock and Roll, George became a member of one of Long Island's legendary bands, The Good Rats. The band had several album releases and had a reputation of having the finest musicians in the Tri-State (NY, NJ, CT) area. The Good Rats have recently been inducted in the Long Island Music Hall of Fame.
Over the years, George has played with members of the following well known bands: Billy Joel, Blue Oyster Cult, Billy Squire, Meatloaf, The Outlaws, Foghat and Deep Purple.
For the last several years, George has been playing solo acoustic guitar, and has been busy playing the east end of Long Island and the Hamptons. He is excited to be part of the very vital music scene on Long Island.