Ray Gehring has been a professional jazz guitarist for 20 years performing, and or recording, with many outstanding musicians including Bill Carrothers, Dave King, Mike Lewis, Daniel Carter, Sean Wayland, Matthias Bublath, Willie Wisely, Mark Ledford, Funky Town Studios and TROMA Films. The Washington, DC born, Lincoln, Nebraska raised Gehring received his BFA from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis where he studied with award-winning composer Judith Lang-Zaimont and passionately pursued jazz and classical guitar performance. Gehring has been leading many ensembles in the NY area since arriving in 2000. Now showcasing his new group, ?Ray Gehring & Commonwealth? on his new release ?Radio Trails? on Evan Music.