Jim Shelp is a Guitarist and Teacher in the Motor City (Detroit, Michigan) area. His music is eclectic and typically focuses on guitar instrumentals (electric, acoustic, and classical). He has many profound influences, from Bach to Jesse Cook. His music reflects on the beauty and sometimes tragedies in life -- trying to convey something simple and clear, yet profound in nature. He has a love for the romantic guitar style -- living the life of a romantic artist devoted to music and the enjoyment of life, with a passion for teaching and music played beautifully.