Theodore (Teddy) Francis McCready born February 10th in St. Louis Missouri.
Teddy's parents were the driving force behind his Musical career.
His father was a polished jazz musician. and a hand picked performer for the "United States Air Force Band".
He also was a well respected music teacher/director here in St. Louis .
Ted would go and and listen to his father play sax in many clubs.
A quote from Ted,"I owe all of my feel and how I approach my music to him.. Thanks Pop for my soul! "I Love you"
His Mom was the church organist and choir director. From her he found his voice and performed in many church choirs.
At age 16 Ted started performing in clubs, talent shows, private engagements, and Concerts.
His music even lead him to travel the world performing many shows.
From opening acts to recording records, radio commercials, and Television performances.
Including a performance on the popular show "Star Search" in 1989.
Ted has been signed by two independent labels. Working with some of the top musicians in the world.
Today he performs and records in St. Louis as well as regional shows.
Musical Groups include -
"Alright Now" a tribute to Paul Rodgers of (Bad Company/Free/The Firm)
"Big Love" a tribute to Fleetwood Mac
"Mantia & McCready" a musical duo with Rocky Mantia (Keyboards and Vocals) performing popular hits from the
60's, 70's, 80's, 90's, thru 2017
"Dawn & Ted" a musical duo with singer/guitarist/Keyboardist Dawn Turlington, performing hit songs from
popular dance music (60's - 2017), contemporary music, and american songbook.
"I love what I do and the feeling I get with my audience .
Truly I have some of the best fans, friends, and music lovers around.
My heart and soul are the foundation in each performance and I am truly blessed to do what I do"
Thank you everyone for sharing this wonderful journey and for the smiles you still share with me.