Gary Grisafi has been playing guitar since 1978. He Studied Jazz guitar at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.
He studied guitar with Pat Martino , Ed Flanagan & Howard Herbert.
Gary has performed and recorded with artists such as Al Martino, Lee Andrews & The Hearts, Tina Robbin, Rachael Ray Show in A.C., Peter Erskin, Stewkey from the "NAZZ" & Marvin Mitchell of Philadelphia International Records. Gary also performed the USO tour and played in Greenland and many military bases. He played almost every Atlantic City Casino and clubs in the Philadelphia area.
Local Bands Gary has performed with:
Li'l Miss & The Luv-Nuts
Sal & The Echoes
Musical styles and taste are Rock, Blues, Jazz, Fusion, Funk & Latin.
Gary is the owner and guitar teacher at Grisafi Music Institute
Music lessons for all levels and styles
Grisafi Music Institute (GMI),offers one-on-one lessons with professional and the most experienced teachers in the Philadelphia area.
We specialize in all styles of music including: Rock, Jazz, Blues, Classical, Country, folk and Funk.
Gary teaches guitar at Georges Music in Springfield, PA.,
Gary is co-auther of two music instruction books he wrote with the late Garrett J.Gaeta.