Welcome to the world of Geno!
Who is Geno?
Geno, life-long musician from Austin, Texas, grew up in the renowned 78704 zip code surrounded by many legends like Rocky Erickson, Marcia Ball, and Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Geno started playing piano and taking voice lessons at age seven and later attended Austin High School, playing tuba in band and orchestra. He continued playing tuba in the Longhorn Band while earning his Bachelor of Music degree from University of Texas.
In his many years of music, Geno has played in numerous bands, written songs, taught private lessons and in high school. He has directed and conducted many events, played gospel in church, preformed at weddings and private events, owned Gott Music Music Store, gone on tours, and recorded and released albums.
For his love of music Geno continues to play in bands, play gospel in church, directs and conducts events, and go on tours. He continues to release albums and write music for films, plays and advertisements. See more of Geno's work at Geno Does Good.
Inspirations to Geno are Elvis, The Beatles, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, his father Mark Gottschall and Stevie Ray Vaghan.
He would like to give a special thanks to his wife Laura Gottschall, and musical mentors Jane Ford, Jay Rozen, Sumner Erickson, and Sarah Jane Hargis for their inspiration, support, and dedication.
November 15 // Marshals Tavern - Phflugerville, TX
November 21 // Speakeasy - Austin, TX
November 22 // Edge of Town Saloon & Grill - Pflugerville, TX
November 23 // Pat O' Brien's - San Antonio, TX
November 29 // Austin Area Jazz Festival - Austin, TX
November 30 // Austin Area Jazz Festival - Austin, TX
December 12 // Private Christmas Party - TX
December 19 // Speakeasy - Austin, TX
December 20 // Grumpy's Saloon - Lakeway, TX
December 21 // Pat O' Brien's - San Antonio, TX
December 23 // Tuba Christmas - Austin (Capitol), TX