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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. Since the beginning of his professional career he has played on over Two Hundred commercially released recordings and toured extensively throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan, South America, The Middle East and Russia. Adam has been enthusiastically reviewed in the New York Times, Downbeat, Jazz Times, The Village Voice, Newsweek, Jazz Hot, The Chicago Sun Times and Tower Pulse Magazine among numerous other periodicals worldwide.

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“(Adam Rogers) debut album, at 36, Art of the Invisible (Criss Cross), is impressive on several counts. He’s a Guitarist with his own sound, mellow yet aggressive. He is so impressive of a player-taking his time, riding the beat, building to longish, intricate on the beat phrases…”- Gary Giddins , Village Voice

”Intelligent, inventive, technically brilliant, Rogers in now clearly one of the finest guitarists around” - Ray Comiskey, The Irish Times

”(an) exceptional Guitarist..” - Bob Blumenthal, Boston Globe

” A searing electric solo by Rogers” - Jazz Times

“One of the best Guitarists of the Century”- Dresden Zeitung

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