Musician Profile Search Results: “guitar”

8 Legged Monster

The 8 Legged Monster was born to improve upon and keep the tradition of the small-big-band moving forward for a new generation. Since its inception, the 8 Legged Monster has been turning heads in the Bay Area's Jazz community. Founder Mike...

A. Spencer Barefield

Guitarist/composer A. Spencer Barefield has received numerous grants for compositions from ArtServe Michigan-MCACA, Meet-the- Composer/NEA Commission USA, Lila Wallace/Reader’s Digest, National Endowment for the Arts, Michigan Council...

Aaron Benson

Aaron Benson is Australia's freshest voice on guitar. His influences reflect a passion for Soul, Jazz, Slinky R'n'B grooves, Latin and even a touch of Uptown Blues all adding up to his own signature sound. His music is enjoyed in an...

Aaron Dugan

Aaron Dugan (me) is/am a human animal organism guitarist composer looker at things eater of foods frowner of bad weather sometimes enjoyer of nice weather most times. I grew up in Northeast Philadelphia, later moving to Willow Grove, PA. I...

Aaron Koppel

The Aaron Koppel Quartet is a local Chicago jazz ensemble lead by guitarist Aaron Koppel. Born and raised on the North Side of Chicago, Aaron started playing guitar at age eleven and has been composing music virtually his entire life. Over...

Aaron Weibe

Jazz, classical, and rock guitarist for the USAF Heritage of America Band out of Langley AFB.

Abdulkader Baradiy

I Am an Art student “Fine Art" And i`ve studied music by my self ! Working on my music, trying to support my music with Knowledge. Jazz Music is the Style that i`ve think i am in to But now, working on some classical opuses . I play...

achmad ananda

born 1975, full name Achmad Ananda Indra Purnama, born in jakarta, capital of indonesia, is among the young guitarplayers in indonesia’s current jazzscene probably the most promising. He started playing guitar at the age of 12. 1997 at...

Acker Bros

The Acker Bros are Boston based composers, musicians and producers with a knack for creating largely overlooked jazz based music designed to lull the listener into a state of confused euphoria. They have a large, loyal and extremely good...

Adam Fiorello

Vocalist, guitarist, songwriter, currently residing in Melbourne, Australia. Have released indie Jazz Vocal CD available at cdbaby and currently building toward second release. Recently I have released several tracks at...

Adam Halliwell

It has been years in the refining of this distinct sound. It is a sound that is being labelled as Contemplative, Modern improvisation. Adam has spent years performing Jazz, learning and working with many great Melbourne musicians and...

Adam Levy

Adam Levy is best known for his steady gig as the featured guitarist in Norah Jones' Handsome Band. He played on her breakout 2002 disk Come Away with Me and her 2004 follow-up Feels Like Home. More recently, he played on Amos Lee's...

Adam Miller

‘His music is groove oriented, highly melodic and just plain fun. Coupled with incredible technique and a knack for writing a catchy tune, Miller has everything it takes to be a world-wide success' - GUITAR INTERNATIONAL (USA) 'Miller is...

Adam Rogers

Adam Rogers was born and raised in New York City. He studied jazz guitar with Barry Galbraith, Howard Collins and John Scofield. During his four years at the Mannes Conservatory of Music he studied Classical Guitar with Frederic Hand....

Adam Smale

“Standing strong in the field of “Jazz”… Adam Smale is one of the serious devotees… an exciting new voice on the scene …take notice!” – Pat Martino For guitarist/composer Adam Smale, the pursuit of musical expression began...

Adam Taylor

Adam Taylor Adam Taylor is a guitarist, composer and teacher from Oxford and currently based in Leeds. He is the winner of the Leeds College of Music “606 club” competition 2013 (Aeroplanes at Brescia), semi-finalist for the Bucharest...

Aditya Balani

Aditya Balani is an eclectic guitarist, composer and songwriter from New Delhi, India. He has worked with bands like Advaita, Aritistes Unlimited, Crimson, Think Floyd and Incognito as a songwriter and guitar player. His performance...

Adrian Belew

A wizard of sonic manipulation and texture, Belew has been the guitarist of choice for the art-rock crowd, playing with Frank Zappa, Talking Heads, David Bowie, Laurie Anderson, and Nine Inch Nails [see entries]. He has also fronted a...

Agoston Reiner,Jr.

Hungarian jazz guitarist/composer.

Akiva Friedman

Akiva grew up in Gainesville, FL, where the southern swing marinated in his blood. Add in hippie juice and heavy metal rippings, and you have his unique approach to mainstream jazz guitar. His heroes include Wes Montgomery and John...

Al Di Meola

Al Di Meola holds the most prestigious guitar awards (of any guitarist in the world) from the highest rated guitar poll in the world, Guitar Player Magazine. He has been known throughout the world for the past two and a half decades as one...

Alain Picard

Took up guitar at age 16. Several bands: top 40, big band, jazz duos and trios. Only formal training in classical guitar 35 years ago. No other formal training, in particular no jazz formal training, mainly self taught through books and...

Alan Dammit

Eclectic composer and author, guitarist, singer and producer from Italy. He also plays piano and bass. Alan respects each language and musical style in its original form so instead of mixing heterogeneous music he usually prefer to work at...

Alan Plachta

Alan Plachta is guitar player (both electic and nylon), composer and arranger He has played guitar with some of the more important jazz bands in Buenos Aires, like Argentos, Richard Nant Quintet with Guillermo Klein, Ensamble Real Book...

Alan Voss

Alan Voss performs with groups ranging in size from solo to quintet and beyond.

Alberto Tebaldi

Impegnato da molti anni nella didattica jazz associata allo studio dell’universo simbolico (colore/forma/suono) Alberto Tebaldi, ex chitarrista del gruppo jazz/progressivo VENUS TEBLA, ha inciso nel 1998 il Cd ‘Obliquo‘ distribuito...

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Ale Demogli

Ale started playing piano at the age of 6, and when he was 13 switched to guitar. He studied in argentina with Maria Concepcion Patron, Pino Marrone, Marcelo Mayor and Walter Malosetti. After being awarded with two scholarships at Berklee...

Ale Ramirez

I have been composing music for a long, long time. I composed my first acoustic guitar melody when I was 12 and I learned only 3 or 4 chords on my guitar. At the time I was visiting a beautiful park in my home town Uruapan and it is what...

Alejandro Florez

A Native of Bogotá, Colombia, Alejandro came to the United States to study music at the University of North Texas. While pursuing his Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Jazz Studies, he had the opportunity to play with faculty members...

Alessandro Magnanini

“Someway Still I Do” marks the soloist debut of the guitarist, composer and producer Alessandro Magnanini. The awareness to dedicate himself to an entire album takes root after the great success gained by the Emilian artist as a...

Alex Bartlett

Philadelphia based Jazz Guitarist. Former owner and musical director of Chris' Jazz Cafe and Alex's Jazz Underground

Alex Bryant

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Alex Cuba

Singer-songwriter Alex*Cuba hails from Artemisa, Cuba (1 hour west of Havana) and resides in Smithers, B.C. (14 hours north of Vancouver). Musically, he lives everywhere in between. His trademark sugarcane-sweet melodies, pop-soul hooks...

Alex Domschot

Guitarist Alex Domschot’s sound, style, use of space, range of colors, technique, and overall craft has garnered praise from critics - and drawn comparisons with the likes of John Scofield, Allan Holdsworth and Bill Frisell. This...

Alex Goodman

Toronto born guitarist and composer Alex Goodman is establishing himself as a major force on the Canadian jazz scene. He has released three albums as a leader, his most recent, “Bridges” reached #1 on the national Chartattack and...

Alex Guillen

Have been playing guitar for over 20 years. Main Jazz influences are Coltrane, Davis, Mclaughlin, Metheny

Alex Jønsson

Alex Jønsson (born in Denmark in 1985) is a guitarist, composer and improvisor in a number of different bands, including the Nordic roots trio “Alex Jønsson 3” and the acclaimed post-pop group Foyn Trio. In recent years, he has...

Alex Lozupone

Alex Lozupone is a mutli-instrumentalist, music producer/engineer, and film director, primarily known as a lead guitarist, and as an avid producer of live music videos. He has over a hundred videos documenting the music scene on his...

Alex Machacek

Born in 1972, Machacek grew up in Vienna, where he began studying classical guitar at the age of eight and continued for six years. While his early interest in guitar outside the classical field tended toward rock (Queen, Deep Purple, Iron...

Alex Milella

Guitarist, arranger and musical programmer, he begins at the age of 6 studying piano; at 13 years old he switches to guitar, in a private school; he continues, afterwards, as self- taught, with various live experiences in the pubs of his...

Alex Pinter

Alex Pinter was born and raised in Graz, started playing the piano at age 5, switched to guitar when he was around 14, and hasn't stopped ever since. He persued a carreer in cancer research (master's degree in genetics and microbiology) at...

Alex Skolnick

Alex Skolnick, born in 1968, grew up in Berkeley, California. At age nine, a fascination with the rock group Kiss led to a desire to learn guitar. At age sixteen, Alex tried out for a local band called Legacy. Shortly after graduating from...

Alexander Kelley

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Alexander Sill

Los Angeles based guitarist Alex Sill grew up in a musical family and began playing the guitar at the age of 12, listening to artists including Led Zeppelin, Jeff Beck, Van Halen and Mike Oldfield. He was exposed to jazz at an early age...

Alexander Stakenburg

I first really touched a guitar at age 15. I got really serious with it at age 17 and at age 18 I enrolled into the preliminary year of the Conservatory of Hilversum, which later merged with the CVA, studying guitar, jazz in particular. I...

Alexandre A Aoki

Born in Sao Paulo - Brazil, Rock Guitar Player since 1982.

Alexei Pliousnine

Alexei Pliousnine - music performer, promoter, producer, lecturer, critic, leader of APosition Creative Union. Alexei was born in 1962 in Saint Petersburg, Russia. He graduated from college with a degree in theoretical physics. Became...

Alexey Revenko

The composer, singer and guitarist (as well as poet and writer) Alexey Revenko is well known by his approach and experiments in music. He is called a founder of acoustic neoclassical and neoromantic music style in Ukraine and Russia...

Alexis Korner

An inspirational figure in British music circles, Korner was already versed in black music when he met Cyril Davies at the London Skiffle CluBorn Both musicians were frustrated by the limitations of the genre and transformed the venue into...
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