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With Tom Paxton

Back stage with Tom Paxton. Asheville, NC,  2017.

Playing steel by Al Petteway 2017

Playing steel by Al Petteway, 2017.

Portrait by Al Petteway

Portrait by Al Petteway, 2017.

Swannanoa 2017

On stage with guitarist Mike Dowling. Asheville, NC, 2017. Photo by James Duggan.

With Kathy Mattea

On stage with Kathy Mattea. Asheville, NC, 2017. Photo by R.L. Geyer.

Photo of 14 performers on a stage. Some holding ukes.

On stage at the Uke Fest of Scotland, June, 2017

Gerald and 2 other men posing in front of a brick building. Gerald holds a ukulele.

In Scotland with fellow Uke Fest performers Mike Hind and Jim D’Ville (l-r).

Gerald Ross with guitar and sandals

At the Swannanoa Gathering Guitar Week, 2016

Swannanoa Gathering 2016

Patrick Landeza on Guitar. Swannanoa Gathering Guitar Week, Asheville, NC, 2016

Swannanoa Gathering 2016

Patrick Landeza on Guitar, Asa Young on Bass. Swannanoa Gathering Guitar Week, Asheville, NC, 2016

The Musician's Union was running a special on bass players. I had a coupon. 2016 Midwest Uke Camp.

The Musician’s Union was running a special on bass players. I had a coupon. 2016 Midwest Uke Camp.

With Rolly Brown. 2015 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC. Photo: R.L. Geyer

With Rolly Brown. 2015 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC. Photo: R.L. Geyer

2015 Wheatland Festival Photo: Peggy Brisbane

2015 Wheatland Festival. Photo: Peggy Brisbane

In concert with Grammy Award winner Kathy Mattea. 2014 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC.

In concert with Grammy Award winner Kathy Mattea. 2014 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC.

2014 Reno Uke Fest. Photo by Craig Chee.

2014 Reno Uke Fest. Photo by Craig Chee.

2014 Uke Fest

2014 Ashokan Uke Fest. Photo credit Stewart Dean.

2014 Ashokan Uke Fest with Sarah Maisel

2014 Ashokan Uke Fest with Jazz ukulele diva Sarah Maisel. Photo credit Stewart Dean.

With Prairie Home Companion staff guitarist Pat Donohue. 2014 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC. Photo by Kate McFadden.

With Prairie Home Companion staff guitarist Pat Donohue. 2014 Swannanoa Gathering, Asheville, NC. Photo by Kate McFadden.

With actress/uke star Heidi Swedberg at the 2014 Reno Uke Fest

With actress/uke star Heidi Swedberg at the 2014 Reno Uke Fest

With Sal at the 2013 Midwest Uke Fest travelswithsal.blogspot.com

With Sal at the 2013 Midwest Uke Fest. See Sal’s Blog

With Masako Kawashima at 2013 Ashokan Western & Swing Week

With Masako Kawashima at 2013 Ashokan Western & Swing Week

Reno-Tahoe Uke Fest 2012 – workshop stage

Reno-Tahoe Uke Fest 2012 – workshop stage

Milwaukee Uke Fest with Rob Bourassa - September 2011

Milwaukee Uke Fest with Rob Bourassa – September 2011

Milwaukee Uke Fest with Rob Bourassa - September 2011

Milwaukee Uke Fest with Rob Bourassa – September 2011

Milwaukee Uke Fest - September 2011

Milwaukee Uke Fest – September 2011

Performing with Western Swing Icon Johnny Gimble - Augusta Heritage Center - Elkins, West Virginia - July 2008.

Performing with Western Swing Icon Johnny Gimble – Augusta Heritage Center – Elkins, West Virginia – July 2008.

With ukulele troubadour Lil' Rev - Portland Ukefest - Portland, Oregon - June 2008

With ukulele troubadour Lil’ Rev – Portland Ukefest – Portland, Oregon – June 2008

With Steel Guitar Legend Herb Remington (Herb was the steel guitarist for Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys during the Golden Years) - Dallas, Texas - March 2008

With Steel Guitar Legend Herb Remington (Herb was the steel guitarist for Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys during the Golden Years) – Dallas, Texas – March 2008

With Hawaiian ukulele virtuoso Kimo Hussey - Chicago, Illinois - June 2007

With Hawaiian ukulele virtuoso Kimo Hussey – Chicago, Illinois – June 2007

With Dobro legend Mike Auldridge - Dallas, Texas - March 2007

With Dobro legend Mike Auldridge – Dallas, Texas – March 2007

Sierra Exif JPEGWith Dobro legend Mike Auldridge - Dallas, Texas - March 2007

With Dobro legend Mike Auldridge – Dallas, Texas – March 2007

Performing solo at the Ark in Ann Arbor, Michigan - January 2007. Helped out by (l-r) Lost World Alum - Dave Ross, Josh Davis, me, Dominic Suchyta. Josh and Dominic are in the fantastic band Steppin' In It.

Performing solo at the Ark in Ann Arbor, Michigan – January 2007. Helped out by (l-r) Lost World Alum – Dave Ross, Josh Davis, me, Dominic Suchyta. Josh and Dominic are in the fantastic band Steppin’ In It.

With Steel Guitar Hall of Fame Member L.T. Zinn - HSGA Convention Fall 2006

With Steel Guitar Hall of Fame Member L.T. Zinn – HSGA Convention Fall 2006

A pensive Gerald. New York - April 2006

A pensive Gerald. New York – April 2006

HSGABoard

During my time on the board of directors of the HSGA – Hawaiian Steel Guitar Association. Here I am – as Celebrity Spokesmodel!

New York Ukefest - New York City, April 2006

New York Ukefest – New York City, April 2006

New York Ukefest - NYC, April 2006. The final performance of our Spring Tour 2006 (Marv Reitz - clarinet, Kathy Reitz - bass)

New York Ukefest – NYC, April 2006. The final performance of our Spring Tour 2006 (Marv Reitz – clarinet, Kathy Reitz – bass)

Sorrento, Italy - July 2006

Sorrento, Italy – July 2006

Sevilla Spain in September 2008 at the Sevilla Ukulele Festival. My friend FranSpain(uke) and his band - Pedro aka "Peri"(bass), Jose Luis aka "Jenny"(guitar).

Sevilla Spain, Sept 2008 at the Sevilla Ukulele Festival. My friend Fran Spain (uke) and his band: Pedro aka “Peri” (bass), Jose Luis aka “Jenny” (guitar).

New York Uke Fest - May 2010 - New York City

New York Uke Fest – May 2010 – New York City

Sevilla Spain in September 2008 at the Sevilla Ukulele Festival. I am made an Honorary Tunos.

Sevilla Spain in September 2008 at the Sevilla Ukulele Festival. I am made an Honorary Tunos.

With Brittni Paiva at the New York Ukefest New York City, April 2006.

With Brittni Paiva at the New York Ukefest New York City, April 2006.

Isaac Akuna, Joliet 2003.

Isaac Akuna, Joliet 2003.

Famed Hawaiian steel guitarist Bobby Ingano, 2003.

2003. Famed Hawaiian steel guitarist Bobby Ingano.

John Ely, steel guitarist for "Asleep At The Wheel", Joliet 2002.

Oct 2002. John Ely, steel guitarist for “Asleep At The Wheel.” Joliet, IL.

Performing in concert with Western Swing legend Johnny Gimble, late 1980's.

Late 80’s. Performing in concert with Western Swing legend Johnny Gimble.

1987 - Wheatland Festival, Remus Michigan. (l-r) Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Claudia Schmidt, Tom Ball, Dave Ross, Paul Winder.

1987. Wheatland Festival, Remus, MI. (l-r) Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Claudia Schmidt, Tom Ball, Dave Ross, Paul Winder.

After conducting a blues guitar workshop with legendary blues artist Brownie McGhee. Mid 1980's.

Mid 80’s. After conducting a blues guitar workshop with legendary blues artist Brownie McGhee.

National Public Radio's Prairie Home Companion Show, May 1981. (l-r) Stan Werbin, Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Dave Ross, Paul Winder

May 1981. NPR’s Prairie Home Companion Show. (l-r) Stan Werbin, Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Dave Ross, Paul Winder

1980. Wheatland Festival, Remus, MI. Dave Ross on guitar.

1980. Wheatland Festival, Remus, MI. Dave Ross on guitar.

LWSB (l-r) Dave Ross, Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Paul Winder.

Lost World String Band (l-r) Dave Ross, Gerald Ross, Frank Youngman, Paul Winder.

1982 Indiana Fiddler's Gathering, Battleground, Indiana.

1982. Indiana Fiddler’s Gathering, Battleground, IN.