Musician Profile Search Results: “guitar, electric”

25th Street Band

The 25th Street Band was forged in the fire of London's Jazz Rock/Funk circuit in the late 80's and early 90's. They have worked with George Michael and Imagination amongst others. The band is: Russ Klinger - Guitars, Keyboards, and Dave...

Aaron Flores

Aarón Flores nació en la Ciudad de México. Comenzó sus estudios de guitarra en el Ciclo de Iniciación Musical de la Escuela Nacional de Música, con el maestro Alejandro Salcedo, en donde continuó estudiando el Ciclo Propedeutico,...

Adam De Lucia

Adam De Lucia is a musician / composer / producer who has forged creative partnerships since founding Hi-Bred Productions in 2004. His network includes stalwart musicians, burgeoning talent and industry luminaries. “Because Hi-Bred is a...

Adam Sussmann

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Al Viola

Viola studied guitar and followed jazz guitarists Charlie Christian and Oscar Moore before he was drafted in 1941. The Army placed him in a trio with a pianist and bassist, billed as “The Three Sergeants." Page Cavanaugh replaced the...

Albert Collins

They called him The Iceman, The Razor Blade, and The Master of the Telecaster. Albert Collins earned these nicknames for his sharp, cool guitar playing, and the Texas bluesman lived up to every one of them. Along with his band, The...

Albert King

Bluesman Albert King was one of the premier electric guitar stylists of the post-World War II period. By playing left- handed and holding his guitar upside-down (with the strings set for a right-handed player), and by concentrating on tone...

Alex Jacquemin

Alex Jacquemin is a modern jazz guitarist with a driving penchant for originality, daring and challenge. Born in France, he did not pick up his first guitar until the age of 16, but worked on his mastery of the intrument with such...

Alex Nauman

At the crossroads of traditional jazz guitar, funk, and experimental improvising music stands a rising star shining brighter every day. Alex Nauman. Once this young guitarist, composer, arranger, songwriter, and educator starts putting...

Alexander Christian

Well, I am almost 50, playing guitar from my 6-7th year of age, but seriously I started in 1978, when I was 17. I insist on 'black sound', that means funk, blues, afro grooves and reggae. I also love 12 string guitars, and recently I...

Alexander Randall

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Allen Weber

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Amirkhanov

Bio: 29 march 1973 Ukraine Location Kiev, UA Genre: Fusion / Jazz / Nu-Jazz Influences: George Benson, Pat Metheny, John Scofield, Mike Shtern, Joe Pass, Wes Montgomery, John Abercrombie, Jim Hall

Anders Nilsson

Guitarist and composer Anders Nilsson moved from his native Sweden to New York in 2000 and has made an impression as a unique and versatile guitarist as leader of Anders Nilsson's AORTA, and Fulminate Trio from Brooklyn. His charcteristic...

Andre Dale

Andre' Dale is a gifted guitarist/vocalist/writer who has been an integral part of the Detroit music scene since the late 80's playing and touring with reggae/rock group Onxyz. Andre' is a Cass Tech alumnus where he played in the jazz band...

Andreas Wildenhain

born in Berlin (Germany) 1965 took up guitar at the age of 12 student of Eef Aalbers & Marcel Karreman (Conservatory Utrecht) studies at Berklee College of Music (Boston) recent CD release: andreas wildenhain + terra incognita. a fusion of...

Anthony Labuguen

I grew up in South Elgin, Illinois, about forty miles west of Chicago. I went into the city often to visit family and friends and when I was older, I went myself, taking a commuter train or bumming a ride from friends that had driver's...

Anthony Pirog

Anthony Pirog is a guitarist who currently lives in New York City but honed his unique take on freely improvised music while living in the Washington DC area. He is a guitarist well versed in many genres of music and performs as a solo...

Arik Shahar

Arik shahar was born in 1964 and grew up in Haifa.At the age of 10 he began playing drums and percussion .from there he moved on to guitar, playing mainly bass. Arik played in haifa with different bands and musicians,among them Arkadi...

Arthur Adams

Bluesman Arthur Adams is a singer,songwriter, guitar-slinger and dynamic performer, Adams’s diverse life experiences and musical history have merged and matured into a unique style that expresses universal emotions through a highly...

Aslam Amin

Hey, my name is Aslam. I'm a guitarist/pianist/songwriter from County Cork in Ireland. I just graduated from college with a National Diploma in Popular Music Performance. I like nearly every style of music, at the moment I want to improve...

Athanasios Konstandopoulos

Basically an engineer who enjoys playing the guitar.

Aubrey Cheung

My name is Aubrey Cheung. I came from Hong Kong when I was 17 years old. With no back ground with Jazz, I started playing rock guitar when I first came to Boston, then I went to Berklee in 1978 to study jazz and was mayor in Music Ed.. I...

Audric Jankauskas

2003 - Audric Jankauskas and Rob Lewcun collaborate to create the CD titled Spontageous , published and released by aujanmusic in January 2004 Spontageous is the name of the four piece jazz-rock group that features guitar, keyboards, bass,...

B.B. King

“King of the Blues” Born on a plantation in Itta Bena, Mississippi in 1925, Riley B. King would start from very humble beginnings. His family moved around the area, and the young Riley experienced early a life of constant motion. As a...

Barbara Lynn

Barbara Lynn was well ahead of her time in being a triple threat singer, songwriter, and guitarist. It was in 1962, while just turning 20, that she had the number one hit on the charts with her original penned “You’ll Lose A Good...

Barney Kessel

Legendary musician, guitarist, influential jazz artist, composer, arranger, session player, record producer, one of the leading figures in West Coast jazz, later delving into hard bop, Barney Kessel is now generally considered by fans,...

Barry Cleveland

When Barry Cleveland isn’t talking guitar with people like Jeff Beck, David Gilmour, Ry Cooder, Tony Iommi, and John Frusciante, he’s busy recording globally acclaimed progressive rock and world fusion music. For more than 25 years,...

Barry Finnerty

BARRY FINNERTY'S BIO: LONG VERSION I, BARRY FINNERTY, was born in San Francisco on December 3, 1951. My father, Warren, was an award-winning actor (he received the Village Voice Obie for Best Actor of 1960 for “The Connection") and my...

Barry Greene

Barry Greene began playing guitar in 1971,at the age of ten years old. Strongly influenced by Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, George Benson and Pat Martino, Barry has developed into a world-class guitarist, arranger and composer. He has recorded...

Barry Zweig

“Barry Zweig is one of the most highly respected jazz guitarists on the LA music scene. A skilled accompanist and soloist, Barry’s love of the instrument shines through every aspect of his playing” writes noted acoustician and studio...

Ben Bishop

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Ben McDonnell

Guitarist Ben McDonnell has been based in London since he graduated from Leeds College of Music in 2004. In that time Ben has performed and recorded for countless bands and venues. He has performed all over the world as far afield as Asia...

Billy "Spaceman" Patterson

Billy “Spaceman" Patterson is a composer and musician who has played with and recorded with a virtual who's who of the music world, including Miles Davis, James Brown, Vanessa Williams, Dave Sandborn, Teruo Nakamura, Marcus Miller,...

Bob Crawford

Bob Crawford, born in the Bronx, NY, is one of those rare people combining musicality, scholarship, and business acumen into one seamless individual. After graduating from the University of Virginia in 1971 (Phi Beta Kappa/Magna cum laude)...

Bob Niederriter

Bob Niederriter is an artist/composer who uses a vast assortment of colors and textures to create unexplored universes for the listener. His playing, which shows a definite personality, has a melodic clarity that is pleasing to the ear....

Bob Roetker

Bob has been playing guitar for more than thirty years, performing all across the United States. He has played with such musical celebrities as Cal Collins, Gary Thomas, Chris Vadalia, Bobby Shew, Rich Mattison, Delbert Felix, Billy...

Bobby Perry

BOBBY PERRY is one of the few remaining blues musicians who really understands the blues, lives the blues and plays the blues. Mr. Perry has written, produced and performed his unique blend of jazz and urban blues for years. He is now hard...

Brandon Bernstein

Brandon Bernstein began studying guitar at age 14. At 18, he discovered his passion for jazz and improvised music while attending Berklee College of Music. After a semester of study, Brandon ventured to Montreal, Canada where he studied...

Brent Baxter Barrett

Brent Baxter Barrett grew up in a small town called Davison, near Flint, Michigan and received his Bachelor Of Fine Arts Degree in Jazz Guitar Performance and Technical Theatre from Central Michigan University in 1984. He has traveled the...

Bruce Muirhead

BMusHons UCT Cape Town Jazz Festival 2007 as ‘The Muirhead Quartet’ Cape Town Jazz Festival 2008 with ‘Bepop Guitar Summit’ Collaborative work exhibiting at the Sasol Museum in Stellenbosch, ‘Moeder Natuur Mother Nature’ opened...

Buddy Guy

The Blues' most electrifying guitarist, Guy has remained a vital and current musician, moving blues forward without losing sight of its roots. He’s renowned for his raw, blistering vocals and high-voltage guitar playing. Guy regards...

Calvin Newborn

Calvin Newborn - electric guitar, vocals In Memphis Tennessee, the lines between blues and jazz have always been blurred. From the great bandleader Jimmie Lunceford (who taught at Manassas High School in the 1920s), on through phenomenal...

Carlo Basso

I enjoy all types of music especially jazz and blues and electronic genres which incorporate elements of those genres. Some of my main jazz influences are Herbie Hancock, George Benson, John Scofield and John Coltrane.

Carlo Laurenzi

Electric Guitar Player, Computer music composer, Sound Director, pupil and Musical Assistant to M° Michelangelo Lupone. Performs both as a guitarist and live electronics operator. Collaborates regularly with many Concert Societies and...

Cedric Willems

Cedric Willems is a belgian guitarist born in Ghent - Belgium. First guitar at ten. First schoolband at 13. After playing in several bands (Graffitti, Electric Rendez Vous, Sundance ...) and jamming with a lot of belgian musicians, he now...

Charlie Christian

As the man who popularized the guitar in a jazz setting, his legacy lives on. Charlie Christian was born on July 29, 1916 in Bonham, Texas but was raised in Oklahoma City from the time he was two years old. Charlie's immediate family were...

Chicago Joe Jones

Chicago Joe Jones - Blues guitarist, bandleader, educator This blues man grew up on the south side of Chicago, down the street from Muddy Waters. He was influenced by live performances of James Brown, The Temptations, The Jackson Five, and...

Chris Dair

Chris Dair was inspired to play the guitar at an early age by Manitas De Plata who triggered a passion for guitar and a love of flamenco guitar. At age 14 he developed a passion for blues and gigged in London at venues like Ronnie Scotts...

Chris Jentsch

Chris Jentsch (guitar) is a recording and performing artist working primarily in jazz and contemporary improvisational forms. Based in Brooklyn since 1999, his main ensemble is Jentsch Group in its trio, quartet, or large configurations....
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