Rex has been performing onstage from the age of 4 when he started playing fiddle with his grandfather and father at the Pollirosa restaurant every weekend.
Rex has played a number of the most prestigious performing arts centers and festival stages in the country including Telluride and Merlefest, and festivals in Canada and Ireland.
From as simple as a solo set of original banjo and fiddle music to duo, trio and larger ensembles, Rex is able to present his unique music in a format suitable to a range of venue preferences.
Additional Rex has years of recording studio experience, notably being a key player on a grammy nominated project, Sessions at McBane Mill
Rex began composing instrumental banjo music as a teenager and continues this lifelong passion today.
His work came to public attention with an award winning release of all original music in 2000, 24 Creations For Solo Banjo.
H composed and produced the CD released as Kripplekrunk in 2013, a live studio performance of mostly original work with a bluegrass styled ensemble.
His original music has been used for film, TV and radio where he has worked closely with video producers accommodating custom requests.