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Greg Hyslop

Born in Montgomery, WV in 1951 but a resident of Greensboro since 1957, Greg Hyslop has been a long standing member of the piedmont North Carolina jazz community. He graduated from Berklee College of Music (Boston) in 1977 and returned to his hometown to settle down and raise a family.

With his hollow-bodied electric guitar, Hyslop performs straight ahead jazz with a bebop flavor. He has released two recordings so far. The first was a session with Kenny Werner on piano and John Riley on drums entitled Manhattan Date. This 1987 LP was rated four stars in Down Beat Magazine. The second recording, simply titled The Greg Hyslop Trio featured David Fox on piano and Charles Gambetta on bass

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Primary Instrument

Guitar

Location

Greensboro, NC

Willing to teach

Intermediate to advanced students

Credentials/Background

Part time instructor at Guilford College and Greensboro College

Albums

Greg Hyslop Trio
Greg Hyslop Trio
Self Produced
2000
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