In college, Gunnar was the musical director and composer for Epic West (Brechtian Theatre) and the California Shakespeare Festival.  This taste of the stage led to work at companies around the U.S.  It also led to TV and film...

With The Bobs, he appeared on The Tonight Show (w/Johnny Carson), The Smothers Brothers Show, PBS' Lonesome Pine Special (2 episodes), BBC1, RAI 1 and 3, and a thousand and one "Good Morning [Your Town Here]" shows.

His work in front of and behind the camera has helped keep his bank account full and his health insurance covered.  Click on the titles below for amusing behind-the-scenes anecdotes...