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Jon Sawyer

My Jazz Story

I love jazz just because. I was first exposed to jazz via my older Brother, he started with John Abercrombie and Miles Davis albums. I've met a lot of well known musicians, through my older Bro who is a professional jazz guitarist. One of the best show I ever attended was John Scofield's solo guitar set @ Grace Cathedral Church in San Francisco back in 2011 (room with natural 7 second echo) The first jazz record I bought was Miles Davis'es Agharta. My advice to new listeners, be open minded, live dangerously.

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