Laurent Medelgi

Primary Instrument: Guitar

Born: January 22, 1973    

Hailing from Paris, Laurent picked up the guitar at age 12. After a solid year of Classical training, his wantingness to improvise drove him to play Rock Music.

Although just a teenager, his adventurous spirit brought him across the Channel to explore the U.K.s burgeoning New Wave/Rock Scene, where he immediately formed a band and started performing in London and its outlying area. While playing out at night, his days were spent recording and producing with the likes of Keyboardist David Greenfield (The Stranglers) and Saxophonist Kevin Flanagan (Pinkfloyd). Three years later, Laurent is back in Paris performing Club dates in his native city and along the French Riviera....
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two Ascaplus Awards
AE Venture Grant for Mature Artists

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Live at Vintage NYC feb 16th

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Featured recording “Diverses”

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Evander Music (2007)

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”...mixes the filigree of Pat metheny and the tradition of Kenny Burell...audacious.” review of Circles, Live at 55 bar. JazzHot #582

”A solid mainstream offering...” Cadence Magazine, Review of Diverses.

Primary InstrumentGuitar

LocationNew York, NY

Willing to teachIntermediate to advanced students

Credentials/BackgroundPrivate teacher for the past 10 years. Jazz and beyond, rock/Funk, Theory, etc... In your own home or mine.

Gibson E135, semi-Hollow Body
Custom Strat Custom Tele Ovation Deluxe Celebrity Folk Guitar Alvarez Spanish Guitar Fender Deluxe 112 Boss GT6
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