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.