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John Jorgenson

Primary Instrument: Guitar

John Jorgenson

John Jorgenson Quintet features guitarist John Jorgenson, a founding member of the Desert Rose Band, the Hellecasters, and six-year member of Elton John's band. Artists ranging from Barbra Streisand to Bonnie Raitt to Earl Scruggs have sought out Jorgenson's guitar work. John Jorgenson was even chosen to portray Django Reinhardt in the feature film, Head in the Clouds.

At a John Jorgenson Quintet performance, audiences are amazed by John's dazzling guitar work as well as his mastery as a clarinet player and vocalist. Whether playing his own accessible compositions or classic standards, John and his band make music that is equally romantic and ecstatic, played with virtuosity and soul....
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1988-After You've Gone (Curb Records), 2004- Franco-American Swing (Pharaoh Records), 2007- Ultraspontane (Pharaoh Records/J2 Records), 2010- One Stolen Night (Pharaoh Records/J2 Records), 2010-Istiqbal Gathering (Pharaoh Records/J2 Records)

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Guitars: Saga Gitane DG-300 Saga Gitane DG-320 Saga Gitane DG-330 Mandolin: Paris Swing Mandolin Amp: Schertler Unico Acoustic Amp

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