Welcome to Help Yourself Music
Ronald Martin Gray lived from 3/28/1923 thru 12/17/2012. He joined the army after high school to fight in WWII as the member of a tank crew in France and Germany. Upon his return to the US, he became a disc jockey; met and married Bonnie Lyons, raised four children and eventually retired from a job at the post office. He never learned to read music, yet became a talented harmonica player, and was proficient playing guitar/ukelele, piano, calimba, and ocorina.
These are his recordings of songs that were popular in his time.
3 out of the 4 piano pieces are his own compositions.
Soft Pedal Serenade