The quartet features Jay Peterson, Lead, Jim Kunz, tenor, Steve Sutherland, baritone, and Herb Hebner, Bass. We hail from Southeastern Michigan. Jim lives in Bloomfield Hills, Jay in Lathrup Village, Herb in Westland, and Steve in Canton.
Our quartet is active in the leadership of the Gentlemen Songsters Chorus, serving in musical and administrative leadership roles in that group.
Our tenor, Jim, is serving on the Board of Directors as the Music Vice-President and is the tenor section leader. He owns a software development and consulting business, KL&A located in Lathrup Village. Jim is the man that keeps us in tune by making sure we always start in the correct key. Jim is the owner of our only pitch pipe!
Our lead, Jay, is a past treasurer of the Detroit-Oakland Chapter and is currently the lead section leader for the chorus. Jay is the Accounting Manager of Michigan CAT in Novi, Michigan.
Our bass, Herb, is serving on the Board of Directors as the Immediate Past President, our in-house stage presence coordinator, and is the bass section leader. Herb is retired from RPM Industries which makes lubrication systems for diesel engines.
Our baritone, Steve, is the Musical Director of the Gentlemen Songsters. He is a retired computer elective teacher from Meads Mill Middle School in Northville, Michigan.