I have played guitar for over forty years my main interest is Jazz but to make a living I have played in a lot of different musical situations for shows greek music ,jewish music, pop music for comedy acts even a knife thrower but all along I have also been involved in jazz which is what I only play now and hae done for the past fourteen years with various musicians from duos,trios ,quartets etc including a twelve piece jazz ensemble I have been running for a number of years. For the over two years now I have been running a free Jazz gig every Thursday lunchtime at (THE CLOCKTOWER CAFE )which is in Croydon's Library for information about who is appearing and times etc go to www.jazznet.co.uk and click the Clocktower Link apart from playiing there myself other guitarist who have played there have been Jim Mullen,Dave Cliff,Dave Warren,Nigel Price,Shane Hill,Jason Henson and a few others .Also see my website
Andre Emond's Qualifications
I have been taught for about thirty five years in schools and privately and until recently at SCOLA evening classes I taught Jazz guitar for beginners,intermediate and advanced classes approx six students per class I did these Classes for about ten years.
Andre Emond's Expertise
AS for qualifications on paper very little my approach has and is very hands on I have done a lot of gigs playing which required a high standard of sight reading music as well as improvising I also write arrangements for various sized groups.