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Dean Brown

Dean Brown's music defies boundaries to combine Rock, Latin, Jazz, Funk, and Fusion into a joyful, soulful, dynamic and intense groove. He is well known in the global jazz/fusion scene for his powerful virtuosic rhythm guitar work and his passionate melodic soloing. Those who have seen and heard Dean perform are immediately pulled in by the energy he puts into each and every note.

Dean has released his fifth celebrated album after four acclaimed previous solo CD's worldwide. Brown's guitar work can be heard on well over 200 recordings which include numerous GRAMMY® nominations and four GRAMMY® Award winners.

Since starting to play professionally with his own group at the age of 13, Dean has toured all over the world with his projects and performed and recorded alongside legendary artists such as: Marcus Miller, The Brecker Brothers, Billy Cobham, David Sanborn, Bob James, George Duke, Roberta Flack, Bill Evans, Randy Brecker, Victor Bailey, Joe Zawinul, Simon Phillips, Lenny White, Chris Minh Doky, Kirk Whalum, and Steve Smith's Vital Information, just to name a few.

Over the years Brown has been interviewed in Guitar Player Magazine, Guitar World, Jazz Life, Gittare & Bass, Big Box, Muzikus, and Guitarist Magazine along with well known online publications. His performances have also included television appearances on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno, The Arsenio Hall Show, After New Year's Eve With David Sanborn, The Rosie O'Donell Show, BET, Bravo, and many top television and radio shows throughout the world.

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Tags

” ... He delivers music with punch, energy and integrity.” ~Guitar Nine Records~

“ .... Rockish, bluesy, jazzy, funky all rolled up into one.” ~Jeff Charney - ContemporaryJazz.com~

“ ....About twenty years have gone by and Dean's still bringing it onstage - he's that into it and obviously, that commited to every measure of the music” ~Phil DiPietro - allaboutJazz.com~

Primary Instrument

Guitar, electric

Location

San Diego

Willing to teach

Advanced only

Credentials/Background

Intermediate and Advanced Lessons for all musicians: For more information please contact Dean at [email protected] SKYPE Lessons For more information please contact Dean at [email protected] Musicians Institute- Hollywood,CA. DEAN BROWN ~ Instructor: Advanced Guitar Styles - Advanced Ensemble Skills - Open Counseling

Clinic/Workshop Information

Advanced Guitar Styles - Advanced Ensemble Skills

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Albums

The Missing Song

Blue Canoe Records
2020

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RoLaJaFuFu

Dean Brown Music
2016

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DBIII - Live At The...

Unknown label
2009

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Gary

From: The Missing Song
By Dean Brown

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