Amazon.com Widgets

Jake Hertzog

Primary Instrument: Guitar, electric

Born: March 14, 1986    

Jake Hertzog

Guitar Player Magazine is calling him “…the blazing wunderkind.” The Boston Phoenix has declared him “...the WOW! factor.” Award-winning jazz guitarist and composer, Jake Hertzog, is making it big in New York City. Jake’s third studio album, Evolution [Buckyball Records], just released this August 2011 has been quickly gaining international regard.

Jake's second studio album, Patterns [Buckyball Records] and Jake’s debut album, Chromatosphere (2009), brought him critical acclaim, including a five page interview in Guitar Player Magazine (June 2009) highlighting his unique technique and approach to modern jazz guitar. Both albums are recorded and produced by Grammy Award-winner, Joshua Paul Thompson....
read more

Awards

2006 Montreux Jazz Festival Gibson Jazz Guitar Competition (International) - Grand Prize Citation for Outstanding Musicianship IAJE 2007 Numerous Berklee College of Music guitar department awards; see www.jakehertzog.com
  • BUY

    Throwback

    Zoho Music
    2013
  • BUY

    Evolution

    Buckyball Records
    2011
  • BUY

    Chromatosphere

    That's Out Music
    2009

This information is provided by discogs.com or the profile administrator.

CD/LP/Track Review

Take Five With...

CD/LP/Track Review

More articles about Jake Hertzog

Please Sign Up or Log In to send your inquiry.

Featured recording “Throwback”

Latest Release

Throwback

Zoho Music (2013)

Events Calendar

Sorry, there are no Jake Hertzog events available at this time. Submit one now.

TIP: Reach multiple calendar destinations with a single post. Learn now here.

”[Jake has} All the Metheny earmarks that you love and fear at once...the Wow! factor” - Boston Phoenix

“Hertzog is sure to blow your ears wide open and create a new generation of jazz fans. Hot stuff.” - -CHRIS SPECTOR, Editor and Publisher ©2009 Midwest Record

“Hertzog is the real deal on many levels...one of the most original I have heard” - Ralph A. Miriello [jazz.com]

“...truly a marvel.” - Kultur.cmichaelbaily.com

“...a jazz guitarist of and for the 21st century” - Jack Kleinsinger, producer, Highlights In Jazz

Primary InstrumentGuitar, electric

LocationBrooklyn, NY

Willing to teachAdvanced students only.

Credentials/BackgroundPrivate Lessons $75/hr B.M. Berklee College of Music 2007 Clinician and private instructor in US and Europe

Clinic/Workshop InformationModern Jazz Guitar - Exploration of sounds, voicing and harmonic language of modern jazz guitar. Ensemble - Focus on group playing and composition originality.

Artinger Guitars, GHS Strings, Fender Amplification
Rank: 2,482 Views: 7,623 Fans: 2
Support All About Jazz Through Amazon

Weekly Giveaways

Mort Weiss

Mort Weiss

About | Enter

Rotem Sivan

Rotem Sivan

About | Enter

Michael Carvin

Michael Carvin

About | Enter

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

Steve Wilson/Lewis Nash

About | Enter

Sponsor: ECM Records | BUY NOW

Enter it twice.
To the weekly jazz events calendar

Enter the numbers in the graphic
Enter the code in this picture

Log in

One moment, you will be redirected shortly.

A musician was found with a matching name

Name:

Birthday:

Instrument:

Is this you?