Danny Medeiros Resume

      Danny Medeiros
Signed up Artist, Haught Records
2015/16 LA-California

Band Leader 1999 to present

Roots: A Mix of an African Brazilian Cocktail with
Dutch Orange Juice and Portuguese Port!!!...hmmmm...

Jazz Guitarist, who writes and performs an impressive array of musical genres from originals to standards. He has traveled the world extensively, searching for collaborations with local musicians from different cultures and music genres and the musical results have been eye-opening, building musical bridges between cultures not normally within reach of each other. He has managed to combine elements of World Music with the audacity of jazz improvisation music. Participated and played in dozens of jazz projects, venues and workshops around the world specially in the EU, UK, US
Won the title of one of the "Greatest Guitarists of the Year 1995" in a competition organized by the Forum for Arts and Culture in Amsterdam, Holland...Attended several international guitar music workshops of well known World Guitar Players such as

Pat Metheney
Phillipe Katerine
Robben Ford
Birelli Lagrene
John Scofield
Eef Albers
Pat Martino
Larry Coriel
Leonardo Amuedo
George Benson
Joe Dorio
Joe Pass
Mike Stern
Scott Henderson

Studied Jazz and World Music at the Amsterdam Conservatory from 1990 till 1993
Played different types of world music making use of voice production, harmony, rhythm and melody to present and fuse the characterization of different music languages...

Updated:  December 17, 2015

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