Gary Rue 'Craft Singles' - The Dunsmore Room at Crooners6161 Hwy 65 NE Minneapolis,MN
01/13/2019 7:30 PM - 01/13/2019 9:30 PM
Gary Rue has served as composer and songwriter for many artists (There are 2 compilations of Rue material, with performances by The Honeydogs, Helen Reddy, Nick Lowe, Butch Thompson, Laura MacKenzie, Maria Jette, The Rose Ensemble, Leslie Ball, Dan Chouinard, Bradley Greenwald, Christina Baldwin, Rio Nido (featuring Prudence Johnson), Jennifer Baldwin Peden, Debbie Duncan, Pat Donohue, Arne Fogel and many others).
Creator and co-creator of more than 85 music theater scores with over 2000 regional, national and international performances.
Composer and vocalist for commercials like, Mall of America’s “There’s a Place For Fun In Your Life”, Paul Wellstone’s 1996 campaign theme “We Can Do Better”, Isaac Misrahi’s Target campaign “Cross Country” and Hormel Co. “Pam, Don’t Take My SPAM”.
Band leader for The Coasters, The Platters, The Marvelettes, The Shirelles. Music Director for Gene Pitney (Town Without Pity) from 1986-2006.
2010 Inductee Mid-America Music Hall of Fame and 2010 Inductee Minnesota Music Hall of Fame.