Rick plays keyboard and trumpet for Roots 101 and has been with the group for 2 years. Overall Rick has 20+ years of playing experience on both trumpet and piano. Rick also teaches music lessons to a variety of ages and instruments through the American Music Institute located in Hinsdale, IL (www.amimusic.org).
Rick also finds time to play trumpet with "Dropped Once" (www.droppedonce.com) a local reggae/rock group. When asked what Rick's favorite Roots 101 song is he replied 'all of em'.