Giovan Guido was born in Naples Italy on Feb. 17th 1969. He
began playing guitar at the age of eight.
In July 1991, he graduated from the Guildhall School of Music
and Drama in London.
In 1992, he traveled to Los Angeles and while attending the
Guitar Institute in Hollywood he formed a jazz-funk trio.
In Los Angeles he met Wayne Henderson (Jr) who later
introduced him to his internationally famous father, Wayne
Henderson (Senior), leader of the Jazz Crusaders. Giovan
went on to record with Wayne Henderson on his album
"Sketches of Life" by Wayne Henderson and the Next
From June 1994 to November 1998, Giovan became a
permanent band member of the Jazz Crusaders, touring with
the band in Europe, USA, Japan and China