Guitarists and Bassists
Born in Athens, in 1977, Yorgos Krommydas is regarded as one of the most talented and acclaimed jazz musicians in Greece.
John Patitucci fait partie du petit cercle de bassistes qui ont atteint une véritable renommée internationale. Que ce soit en solo, en groupe ou en tant que compositeur, il se montre à l'aise dans tous les styles, du classique à l'Afro-cubain, en passant par le blues, le jazz ou la pop. Sa collaboration avec Chick Corea dans les années 80 lui a permis de devenir un bassiste inconournable sur la scène internationale.
Can Şengün currently tours with the Turkish megastar Tarkan and works on the music production projects with some of the best bands and artists in Turkey.
Being the son of the famous opera singer Nuri Candas, he was involved with classical music since he was a child.
Guitarist, Composer, Arranger, Producer, Teacher. Primož Grašič became very popular guitar player after playing with a lot of big names in world of jazz, after recordings with NHO Pedersen and Martin Drew and guesting as Big Band guitarist. He is unique guitar player by playing a lot of different styles.
Victor Smolski, the son of Professor Dmitry Smolski, one of the leaders of the Russian composers of the present time, was born on 01.02.1969 in Minsk (Belarus). He was 6 years old when he began studying the piano and cello, the guitar followed and at the age of 11 years he was professional already. He played together with the Belarussian rock band "Pesniary" when he was 14 years old. "Pesniary" sold about 10 million(!) records, being a band, which can be compared with the German band "Scorpions".
From power ballads, chopping rhythms to soaring fretboard forays, Matthias Jabs guitar work has been intrinsic to the hard-rocking Scorpions’ sound and repertoire since joining the band in the late ‘70s. Along with founder members Klaus Meine and Rudolf Schenker, he remains at the heart of an outfit that just keeps on rockin’.
For nearly 30 years, James has recorded and toured with some of the most noteworthy rock icons of our time, including Dave Mustaine, Zakk Wylde, David Lee Roth, Ozzy Osbourne, Slash, Ace Frehley and others. Thought of as the “go to bass player” for “Heavy Rock” and “Metal”. his fluid, aggressive style and at-home-on-stage presence has proven to be a perfect match to these musical giants!