Fred Carriker

Fred has been performing for over forty years on stage in the theatre and as soloist.

Biography

He co-founded a gospel quartet called The Heightsmen and performed with the group for 25 years singing in churches and for variois events in the region.

Fred spent several years on stage in Amarillo Tx performing and working with internationally known film and TV personalities. He moved to Richardson in 1976 with his bride Rhonda to eventually raise 3 wonderful children.

He has been extremely active these 37 years with starting a business in 1987 to participating as leadership with the YMCA Indian Guides program for 9 ys, coaching Odyssey Of The Mind teams for 9 yrs and being co president of the Berkner Area Choir Booster Club for 9 yrs as well. He of course coached his 3 kids in various sports teams and activities. He has worked continuosly in his church leading youth, singles and young married groups as well as singing with youth and adult choirs.

His solo and ensemble performances over the last 40 yrs have allowed him to be on stage more than 600 times. He has performed numerous leading first tenor roles over the years in major works of music and has sung with various recording artists as equals on stage. He says it's about time for him to get back to the theatre.

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