Javier García Javier García

Javier García (Buenos Aires, 1969). He began to play the guitar in a self-taught way at age 13. Then, he conducted formal studies in various areas with the following teachers: Ricardo Pellican (1986/87): jazz guitar Sergio Liszeswski (1987/88): guitar & harmony Walter Malosetti Superior Jazz School (1989/90): jazz guitar Francisco Rivero (1990/99): harmony, improvisation & composition. He attended different workshops, including especially “Music & Technology Course” taught by Pedro Aznar, which was an important trigger and motivation for the use of different technology elements applied to musical creativity both live and in the recording studio . Javier García is a Guitar, Harmony and Improvisation instructor. Recently he has just published the book “Pentatonic Creative Ideas”. He is currently preparing two next edition teaching books. Leader of numerous projects as a composer and also a participant in different creative music formations, he has played and / or recorded with the many of the most prestigious musicians of the Argentine music scene. He has a regular record activity as a soloist and with other projects. Since 2010 integrates and co-leads the electric jazz group Caseros Hollywood, a project that has already published three official albums and is regularly presented live. At the end of 2015 he published “Sudeste”, his third solo album with some of the most outstanding musicians of the Argentine scene, work very well received by the public and specialized press

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”The album “Mate Voodoo” surprises with its freshness and formal freedom. Both Garcia and his musicians (to which should be added, as a distinguished guest, 'tango master' Nestor Marconi) have the technical elements to do so, along with a required “no rigidity' to let the music in its many generic dialogues simply flow “(Journal Pagina / 12) ' Full unedited Themes exquisite performances, they acquire the just flight, reflecting the exciting creativity of the group. '' (Zona de Jazz / Valencia / Spain) ' Javier Garcia, guitarist and composer, displays an imaginative work rioplatense jazz

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Primary Instrument

Guitar, electric

Location

Buenos Aires

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

Harmony, Improvisation, Technique Creative. Distance Learning (skype) Guitarra Latinoamerica in https://www.facebook.com/Guitarralatinoamerica Recently Javier has just published the book in digital format "Creative Ideas Pentatonics" Recientemente, Javier acaba de editar el libro en formato digital "Ideas Creativas con Pentatonicas"

Clinic/Workshop Information

Introduction to the Creative Guitar. Online workshop for Guitarists: 1 single class, intensive and conceptual, to add new approaches and melodic and harmonic visions

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Albums by Javier García

Album Sudeste by Javier García

Sudeste

Pai Records
2016

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Album G.A.P Tr3s by Javier García

G.A.P Tr3s

slowlifeprensa@gmail.com
2015

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Album Antitributo w/ Caseros Hollywood by Javier García

Antitributo w/...

Pai Records
2012

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Album Caseros Hollywood by Javier García

Caseros Hollywood

Pai Records
2010

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Album Mate Voodoo by Javier García

Mate Voodoo

Pai Records
2008

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Album Andén Sur by Javier García

Andén Sur

Pai Records
2005

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Balcones

Balcones

Javier García
Sudeste

This is for Zawinul

This is for Zawinul

Javier García
Mate Voodoo

Grunge

Grunge

Javier García
G.A.P Tr3s

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