Wimmer has been a professional musician for 35 years and has performed
as a lead guitarist, keyboard player, singer and songwriter in every
format from soloist to large bands. As a band member during the
late '70s and early '80s, he opened for Willie Nelson, Leon Russel,
David Allen Coe, Guy Clark, and other major artists. During the
'80s and '90s, he played with numerous bands and performed as both
a solo pianist and as a solo guitarist/singer/songwriter. From 1993
to 1999, he lived in Copenhagen, Denmark and performed throughout
northern Europe. He returned to Austin in 2000.
Gary is a prolific and award-winning songwriter whose music is not
only mature and intelligent with a subtle touch of humor, but also
captivating and powerful. His unique and intricate guitar styles
are evident in his solo performances, which include the standards
of blues, rock and roll, jazz, ballads, reggae and instrumentals
as well as his original music. Gary's friendly personality and vivid
stage presence keep audiences thoroughly entertained.