J.P. McShane, Guitar teacher


J.P. McShane is a classical guitarist influenced by jazz, avant-garde and electric guitar music. His debut solo CD "Solo Flight: The Music of Django Reinhardt & Lenny Breau" is scheduled be released in the winter of 2016 and will feature his own arrangements of jazz on classical guitar. In addition to performing and recording he teaches classical guitar at The New York Conservatory of Music and is the jazz guitar teacher at the Fort Lee School of Music in Fort Lee, NJ. J.P. holds a Bachelors of Music Degree in Classical Guitar with a Minor in Jazz Studies from The University of California at Santa Cruz and a Masters Degree in Classical Guitar Performance from Mannes College The New School for Music. His teachers include Mesut Ozgen & Frederic Hand.