I’m fortunate to live in the Los Angeles area, where many Inspirational guitar players reside. Below are just some of the names and sites (when available) of these diverse and talented folks. Go and hear them. Buy their music. Steal their licks!

John Pisano
Mundell Lowe
Frank Potenza
Barry Zweig
Ron Anthony
Larry Koonse
Jamie Findley
Steve Cotter
Rick Zunigar
Ron Eschete
Al Viola
Kleber Jorge
John Chiodini
Jim Fox
Syd Jacobs
Ted Green
Mitch Holder

Thom Rotella

I get continual inspiration from many vocalist/ guitarists. Some of my favorites are:

Rosa Passos, Caetano Veloso, Sergio Santos, John Pizzarelli, Joao Gilberto, Kenny Rankin, Joyce, Joni Mitchell, Ellen McIlwaine, Judy Collins.

One of the lucky events that go on here in Sherman Oaks Is the weekly Guitar Night hosted by John Pisano at Spazio Restaurant on Tuesday nights. Don’t miss it!




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