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Dan Nicholas

Guitarist, composer, arranger and lyricist Dan Nicholas grew up in New York City and New Jersey. At the age of 18 he began to study with the world renowned jazz pianist and educator, Dr. Barry Harris. Nicholas was inspired to move to The Netherlands in 2001 after meeting master pianist Frans Elsen, with whom he worked regularly until Elsen's death in 2011. Dan Nicholas is the guitarist and musical director of the group “Marjorie Barnes & Equinox” which features world class jazz vocalist Marjorie Barnes. He is also the leader of “Equinox Jazz Promotions,” a netherlands based organization that programs and promotes jazz concerts

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