Jeff Young is a guitarist from Fort Worth, Texas. Influenced early on by guitarists such as Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Wes Montgomery, Charlie Christian, and John Williams, Jeff has developed a sound that encompasses a broad range of styles. He combines right hand classical technique with a left hand jazz approach tempered with a blues sensibility.
A graduate of The University of North Texas, he studied with widely recognized professors Jack Petersen and Fred Hamilton and was a member of the prestigous One o'Clock Lab Band.
Jeff has had the priviledge of performing with artists such as Gary Burton, Gavin DeGraw, Michael Powers, Jon Button(The Who), Keith Carlock(Steely Dan), and Jason Sutter(Cher) to mention a few.
A New York City resident for over 20 years Jeff has performed at hundreds of venues across the tri-state area including The 55 Bar, Terra Blues, Session 73, The Bitter End, The Red Lion, Rue B, and Freddys Bar and Backroom.
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