Sakae Artist: Trey Gray

Sakae artist Trey Gray hails from South Bend, IN, but made the move to Nashville in 1990. Trey got his first big break at the end of 1993 when he got the gig with a new female artist named Faith Hill. Trey played with Faith all the way through 2000. During those years Trey appeared on every t.v. show from Leno to Letterman, The Grammy's to the Diva's, tons of award shows, and countless music videos.

From there Trey went on to play with alt/pop sensation Jewel on her comeback album and tour. With Jewel, he traveled around the world and even won a "Drummie" award, from DRUM magazine.

On a break from touring with Jewel in 2003, Trey got a call to finish up a summer tour with country legends Brooks & Dunn. He has been playing with Brooks & Dunn and Ronnie Dunn ever since! Trey has been nominated for numerous reader's poll awards for both DRUM and Modern Drummer magazines. He also continue to run two studios -- the Beach House in Columbia TN, and House of Cards in South Bend IN. Producing, arranging, mixing, and artist development.

Trey's Set-Up

Trilogy Series

Proprietary Maple/Poplar/Maple 3-ply shells with 4-ply North American Maple reinforcement rings.

  • Vintage Club Oyster finish
  • 22 x 16 Bass drum
  • 12 x 8 Tom
  • 13 x 9 Tom
  • 14 x 14 Floor tom
  • 16 x 16 Floor tom
  • 14 x 6.5 Trilogy snare
  • 14 x 5.5 Trilogy snare

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