Ray has been teaching at the John Reynolds School of Music since 1979. He also taught at St Peters College from 1985 to 2010. In the 1980s, Ray was resident drummer on Channel 7’s Easter Appeals and Miss Industry Quests. Ray is currently playing with Jus-Fa-Fun, along with vocal teacher Greg Hart. The band also performs Tom Jones, Roy Orbison, Johnny O’Keefe and Neil Diamond tribute shows. He has also played with Adelaide act, Lost in Vegas, performing three Christmas Seasons at the Arkaba Hotel, one season at St Pauls, and countless corporate functions. Ray also participated in Masterclasses with Dave Weckl, Virgil Donati, Ed Soph and Adam Nussbaum.