Barry Goldman first started playing music in 3rd grade starting on piano. Through junior high he had played and performed on clarinet, sousaphone, and drums. By his sophomore high school (1962) year he had formed a rock band, Bob and the Dialtones, and had become head of the percussion section for the Dumont High School Huskies in New Jersey. Through college he was continuously playing & touring in Rock Bands through Ohio, W. VA., IL. and IN. Barry started songwriting at Ohio University in the late 60's. In the early 70's he was doing studio work in NYC.