Ted is a
singer, songwriter and a tribute artist. He was born in
Seattle and raised in the Olympia area. He has been
performing from the age of ten throughout school in
concert, symphonic and jazz bands developing his talents
as a drummer and singer.
In 2006 he
went on to Laughlin, NV to compete in the Talent Quest
2006 involving 28 states, New Zealand, Australia and
Canada taking first place. He then went on to win Komo
TV 4's NW Afternoon Celebrity Look Alike contest. Ted
now performs nationwide for all kinds of venues and
events. He has wowed the crowd selling out theatres in
Pennsylvania and Kansas and has played twice now for
John Denver's own "Windstar Foundation" in Aspen, CO.
Ted cruised the Caribbean with Darryl Worley and Jimmy
Wayne on a "Travelin' Inc. country cruise hosted by
Great American Country's own Storme Warren. Last year
Ted was awarded the Rising Legend Award by the National
Traditional Country Music Association. Ted also
performed with Steve Wiesberg, John Denver's lead guitar
player from the 70's who is quoted as saying "Apparently
the audience thinks they all look and sound like John. I
don't see it. I see it with Ted. A very strong physical
resemblance... Uncanny!" (King 5 Eve News Magazine clip)
The most heard comments after a show are "I can't
believe how much he looks and sounds like John Denver!
It really took us back!"