Ray has performed with scores of noted classical and popular artists and has played on numerous Hollywood motion picture sound tracks. He has performed and recorded on baroque trumpet and has been a featured trumpet soloist on both modern and baroque instruments.
Ray composes for orchestra, wind ensemble, choir, brass band, big band, and chamber ensembles. His compositions have been performed widely across the United States and in Europe. Nearly 200 of his works are available on this site, as are his books and recordings.