Rick played lead trumpet for
Marvin Gaye, Ray "Doors"
Manzarek, George Clinton,
Bobby Byrd, Fred Wesley,
Bootsy Collins and Bill Chase.

After the road life had run
it's course he began a
journey through music
composition and production.
This trip was a better fit for

If the composer creates
something good people will
connect with it. is designed
for that purpose by his wife
Pat and is a combination of
music, art and love
vibrations. Enjoy!
Rick Gardner
Trumpet Player & Composer