Gig Information of Scott Whitney
Las Vegas, Nevada.
Live Band, Jazz Combo, Percussion, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Acoustic
Guitar, Songwriter, Composer, Arranger, Producer, Emcee.
Jazz, Classical, Latin, New Age, Salsa, Pop.
Clubs, Private Parties, Corporate Functions, Jingles, Movie Soundtracks,
TV Soundtracks, Studio Session, Conventions, Hotels, Resorts, Country
$450-$1200 per event.
Jeff Linsky & Earl Klugh. Have been compared with Ottmar Liebert,
Al Dimeola. Also influenced by Spanish guitar and Latin guitar.
Scott Whitney: Master guitarist, recording artist, performer, and
With an impressive approach to acoustic jazz/latin guitar and a
remarkable gift for entertaining, Scott Whitney's music can be found
in thousands of homes around the world.
Scott's playing style, which combines a smooth sounding guitar feel
with a playful approach toward the instrument, is perfect for organizers
looking for a high-end entertainment experience. From small weddings
to festivals (and lots-o-stuff in between), Scott's playing will
create an atmosphere exactly as you'd
Performing as a solo guitarist, Scott alone will play a song’s
bass, chord and melody lines at the same time. Scott’s technique,
fueled by years of performance and recording experience, is further
enhanced by studying with master guitarist Jeff Linsky, recognized
as among the best solo guitar instrumentalists in the world.
Depending on the venue and gathering type, Scott can/will interact
with audience members, including live audience participation (you'd
be surprised how many closet musicians are out there!).
Performance volume can be as low as you'd like, ensuring ongoing
conversation and no police visits (unless, of course, this is a
**Given enough advance notice, Scott will learn and perform
your favorite song to further enhance your event.**
With sales of over 43,800+ CDs, Scott's CD sales has surpassed many
major recording artists!
II CDs features twenty tracks of beautiful acoustic solo
guitar playing. Performed as an acoustic jazz & classical guitar
orchestra, each of these Christmas favorites feature just one guitar
playing all bass, chord, and melodic parts at the same time!
listening, you'll hear a combination of classical, jazz, and latin-inspired
styles that the Bay Area's largest newspaper, the SAN
JOSE MERCURY NEWS selected as one of the top holiday CDs of
the year, and that the ORANGE
COUNTY REGISTER strongly recommended to its readers. (www.ChristmAcoustic.com)
Scott's newest CD, Guitjazzathon,
is now available on Spinaro Records.
The eleven works on this CD offer a sweeping example of Scott's
varied interest in guitar playing/composition. Tastes of funk and
classical guitar, along with a steady stream of soothing jazz, join
an impressive group of latin/bossa-nova/spanish-styled songs.
Beginning in late June 2003, radio stations (Smooth Jazz, NPR,
College, etc.) have begun 'spinning' tracks from the Guitjazzathon
CD, already eliciting positive feedback from listeners throughout
Finally, adding to a roster of artists that include Al Dimeola,
The Gypsy Kings, Steve Stevens, and India Arie, Scott Whitney is
an official endorsing artists
for The Godin Guitar Company.