Gary Bucher was born and raised in New Holland Pennsylvania. His foray into the world of music began at age 10. He excelled at playing Euphonium and Trombone thru high school. After high school Gary joined the US Navy and attended the Naval School of Music. He began a 20 year career as a Navy Musician with duty stations in Orlando, Memphis, Guam and San Diego where he retired from the Navy as a petty officer, 1st class in 1996. Gary has performed all over the US, Southeast Asia, Australia, Japan and Africa. He has shared the stage with such notable musicians as Stan Mark, Bernie Dresel, Bill Acosta, Shirley Jones, Eric Marienthal, Dean Brown, Gilbert Castellanos, just to name but a few. Currently Gary enjoys spending the daytime hours with the United States Postal Service as a letter carrier in La Mesa CA and at night playing in a variety of bands and combos in the San Diego area.