Primary Instrument: Guitar
Guitarist Greg Ernst is a native Oregonian who began playing guitar at age 12. Early on, he was drawn to original music. Greg earned a Bachelors Degree in music (he also holds a doctorate)and has studied with guitarist Howard Roberts, bassist Gary Peacock, composer John Cage, arranger Robert McVey and others. In the 70's and 80's, Greg taught music at the Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA, and was a busy performer, studio musician, and bandleader. Greg’s powerful technique and deep artistic sense set him apart from other guitarists.