Born in Baltimore, Maryland, as opposed to Baltimore, West Cork, Gary found his way to a high school for the arts where he focused on literature. His early appreciation of story and poetry bled into his ripening talent on the saxophone.
Since 1998 he’s spent his adult life in Europe. First in Prague, Czech Republic where he honed his horn-playing in the rough and cobbled streets as a busker and performer. Now, since 2001 in the city of Cork, Gary has graced many welcoming venues in his adopted home of Ireland.
Gary “The Emissary (of Swing)” Baus is known not only for his sax playing, but also for DJ’ing swing jazz