|Barry Jaquess holds a Masters of Music degree from USC where he studied with Scott Tennant, Jim Smith, and Pepe Romero. His programs offer an eclectic blend of traditional classical repertoire fused with latin, jazz, blues, and Eastern European idioms. Barry is a prize-winner of the ASTA guitar competition and he was also awarded a trip to Paris to record an album featuring French composer, Fernando Sor.
Barry has performed as a solo artist and with various ensembles in such venues as: The Skirball Cultural Center, Newman Recital Hall, Cal State University, Oregon State University, Goldbold Cultural Center, and Roswell Contemporary Art Center. He is currently performing with Zio Trio and with The Zinchiladas.
In addition, Barry has been teaching guitar to private students and group classes for the past 15 years. He is now accepting private students of all levels in the San Diego area.
We are honored to have Barry as an instructor at Los Angeles Guitar Academy. To request guitar lessons with Barry, please fill out our pre-registration form, selecting him as your teacher preference.