Instruments: Electric & Acoustic Guitar, Bass, Ukulele, Mandolin, Banjo
Styles: Jazz, Rock
Background: Jon has independently produced and funded his own record released in 2006 entitled “Suspicious Love” which is still enjoying a great response in LA as well as international due to it being available on iTunes.
Credits: Performed on the Disney Channel’s hit T.V. show “The Suite Life of Zach and Cody episode entitled: “What the Hey?”
Performed at a plethora of world renown LA clubs some of which include: The Gibson Universal Amphitheatre, The Key Club, The Roxy Theatre, The Canyon Club, The Getty Museum (Brentwood), The Joint, The Whiskey etc.
Composed soundtrack material for 3 independent surf films. “The Perch” (2005) and “Gettin’ Loose” (2003) The Perch has sold over 3,000 copies worldwide. “Longboard Habit” (2008) Katz Eye Prod.
Secured a weekly residence performing at B.B. Kings blues club in January 2007
Guitarist for Scarlett Pomers of TV show Reba
Guitarist for Disney star Monet Monico
Toured in Philly with “FXS” rock n roll band
Toured in Hawaii with producer/artist Tim Miner
A photograph entitled “Jon at the Whiskey” has been on display at the Getty Museum of Art.
Jon has also studied privately with legendary guitarist Ron Anthony, who has worked for years with Frank Sinatra.
Studied privately with legendary guitarist Jimmy Wyble, who created the core curriculum at the Musician’s Institute Hollywood.
Performed live with Louis Johnson legendary bassist
Performed live opening up for blues legend John Lee Hooker Jr.
Currently as of Fall 2008 is working on his degree in Jazz studies at the prestigious University of California Los Angles (UCLA) working under the guidance of guitar legends Kenny Burrell, and Wolf Marshall the founder of GuitarOne Magazine.
Years Teaching: 7 Years
Teaching Days: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday