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Gene Hull has authored five books: "The Sun God is a Ham" - a collection of Poems based on the human condition, "Going To Court" an illustrated book of verses saluting amateur tennis, "Chasing the Muse—Did I stay at the fair too long?“ a music memoir with over 50 rare photographs, the award-winning Hooked on a Horn—Memoirs of a Recovered Musician" and "Slice of Life," a collection of dramatic short stories.|
Prior to his writing endeavors he was Musician who played saxophone, clarinet and flute with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and many others or the era. He was a prolific bandleader and conductor. Led own big band, The Jazz Giants, for many years and was featured and recorded at the Newport Jazz Festival.
A second career of several years followed when he became the Entertainment Director and Show Producer for various international cruise lines, including Royal Caribbean Cruises, Inc.
He graduated from the University of Notre Dame, with additional studies at Juilliard, Fairfield University and the Creative Writing program of Florida International University in Miami.
Retired from the cruise line industry, Gene now writes and is the facilitator of a large and active writers group in Florida, a contributing editor to several publications, past president of the Treasure Coast Writers Guild, and a Trustee of the Ft. Pierce Jazz and Blues Society.