was raised in Menlo Park East Palo Alto California he
became interested in music at the age of five and by the time he was
8 he was singing in the Belle Haven Elementary School singing group
The Junior Temptations tebo's music interest continued at Menlo Oaks
Junior High School in Menlo Park. he had broken two strings on a
cheap guitar and that became his bass until his mom could afford to
get him a real Bass from Swain's House of Music Downtown Palo Alto.
the same time the music teacher mr. Thomas at Menlo Oaks
brought it to Tebo's attention that he was playing the guitar
left-handed in upside down and he asked is this comfortable? Tebo
replied yes and he continues to play a right-handed Bass
left-handed, it has become his signature.