Josh studied the guitar, mandolin and banjo under Gerry Hall for 3 years learning the fundamentals of bluegrass. After high school Josh went on to continue his pursuit of music and recording and production at Appalachian State University. There he studied Jazz guitar under Andy Page for four years learning an array of styles from big band swing, to gypsy jazz, to bebop and organ music. After college Josh returned back to Atlanta for an internship at the acclaimed recording studio Tree Sound Studios. He continues to work out of Tree and other studios around the Atlanta area, playing whenever possible and teaching, trying to pass along the tradition of the music he has come to know and love.