Dennis began playing music at the age of nine and knew immediately he wanted to dedicate his life to it. Shortly after graduating High School he followed his passion to Atlanta, Georgia where he attended a one-year certificate program on electric bass at the Atlanta Institute of Music. While at AIM Dennis was exposed to many new influences and experiences.
Dennis began his formal musical studies at a local community college and later transferred to the University of Georgia. During his time at UGA Dennis was able to gain valuable experience as a performer and teacher in many varied settings. He has also traveled, taught and played in countries around the world including China, Italy and Costa Rica. Dennis currently resides in Houston,Texas where he maintains a busy teaching schedule. He has most recently performed with The World Doctors Orchestra premier in Houston, Texas 2019.