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Frank Gambale

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: December 22, 1958    

Frank Gambale

Frank began playing guitar at age 7 in Canberra, Australia where he was born and raised. He was influenced by the blues playing of Jimi Hendrix , John Mayall / Eric Clapton, and Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia . In his mid-teens he discovered Steely Dan, The Brecker Brothers and Chick Corea, which pointed him in a jazzy direction. In 1982 at 23 he decided to leave his home to study at the Guitar Institute of Technology (GIT) in Hollywood. He graduated with the highest honor, Student of the Year and was offered a teaching position which he kept for 4 years. During that time he was playing the local jazz club circuit with his own band and already had his first book “Speed Picking” published. In 1986 he signe a 3 album contract with a small label called Legato and began his recording career....
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  • Natural Selection

    Wombat
    2010
  • The Best of GHS

    Tone Center
    2009
  • Natural High

    Wombat
    2006
  • Raison D'être

    Original Jazz Classics
    2004
  • Raison D'


    2004
  • Raison D'etre

    Wombat
    2004
  • GHS3

    Tone Center
    2002
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