Biography

"Tones sound, and roar and storm about me until I have set them down in notes."
-Ludwig van Beethoven

"The earth is a conductor of acoustical resonance." -Nikola Tesla

Gitano-
I have been playing guitar for about 9 years and banjo for about 7yrs. I've always been pulled by music in life for as long as i can remember loving all styles and genres. Starting from classical to rock to world influenced and hip hop I love it all. I spread to many styles across the board. My favorite things to play are any type of music that is 100% completely improvised on the spot. I enjoy seeing what the subconscious brings out when the pressure is on. Please comment on the tunes because that is the only way to progress thanks. I use Mixcraft studio and a fairly cheap line-in mic.

http://cyclicbanjo.blogspot.com/

Influences as follows and I quote"Bela Fleck, Django Reinhardt, Led Zepplin, Lil' Wayne, The Mars Volta, 2pac, Bach, Al Green, Lil' Buddha, Nick Drake, Miles, Coltrane, Scoefeild, and many others.

Blog rss

Classical Banjo Project October 22, 2010
Taking traditional classical pieces and playing them on banjo but also adding my own flare, style, and improv lines to the pieces. This is a project I have wanted to do for sometime. When I first began to tackle this massive undertaking I did not have the patience, dexterity, and musical intelligence to deal with these extremely intimate pieces and adapting them to an instrument as odd as the banjo was a whole different story. Now years later my dream is finally coming true and only due to grueling diligence that has payed off and I am more than happy with!
Comments (3) | Read more »
African Banjo Tales Audio Documentary October 22, 2010
Click on the link below and you can hear the trailer as well as get the links to the finished project.
Comments (3) | Read more »
Dharmic Vibrations September 14, 2010
Buddhist Hip Hop Album
Comments (2) | Read more »
View more entries »

Music rss

Title Genre Released Plays
Pleurs Jazz Mar 24, 2011 598
Mozart's 25th Symphony in Gm on Banjo Classical Mar 24, 2011 2218
Free Tibet Inspirational Mar 18, 2011 375
Opal's Fugue in Fm Classical Mar 3, 2011 342
Life or Death Cards Rock Mar 3, 2011 566
Keys to Love Blues Mar 3, 2011 480
Esmerelda Jazz Jan 3, 2011 421
Journey Folk Nov 5, 2010 690
Mozart's Improv Classical Oct 28, 2010 515
Ludwig's Reprise Classical Oct 28, 2010 350
Partitia I for flute Allemande on Banjo Classical Oct 20, 2010 4058
Piano Sonata No. 11/ Fur Elise(Classical Fusion) Classical Oct 20, 2010 911
Bachporch Pickin' Classical Oct 19, 2010 423
KrzLife Ska/Reggae/Dub Oct 18, 2010 656
African Banjo Tales Audio Documentary Trailer World Oct 13, 2010 2506
Partitia #3 for Violin on Banjo Classical Oct 6, 2010 692
Toccata and Fugue on Banjo Classical Oct 6, 2010 2921
Beethoven's 5th on a Banjo Classical Sep 27, 2010 2325
Menuette in G (Banjo) Classical Sep 22, 2010 653
Underneath the Sun Folk Sep 14, 2010 1642
Water Folk Sep 8, 2010 472
Banjo for Bach Classical Sep 8, 2010 593
Prelude # 1 from 'The Well Tempered Clavier' Classical Sep 3, 2010 602
The Zone Explicit Hip Hop/Rap Sep 3, 2010 423
NuJazz Collab Jazz Sep 2, 2010 611
Echoes of the Mind Other Jun 11, 2010 374
Crazy Life Folk Jun 2, 2010 428
The Dark Abyss Alternative Jun 2, 2010 430
Julie Other Jun 2, 2010 394
One Handed in Belfast World Jun 2, 2010 492
East Parlor Strut World Jun 2, 2010 456
Geshe-la's Rap Hip Hop/Rap Apr 24, 2010 584
Devilish Ways Explicit Blues Mar 10, 2010 508
Jollof Rice (Icomp Cous Cous) Collab World Mar 10, 2010 1021
Oh Mama Folk Mar 9, 2010 444
Chronic Explicit Collab Hip Hop/Rap Mar 9, 2010 739
True Love Folk Feb 11, 2010 610
Meat is Murda Explicit Hip Hop/Rap Feb 11, 2010 502
21,000 World Feb 10, 2010 471
Hollar Scholar Other Feb 8, 2010 416
Woman Wiser Than I Inspirational Feb 8, 2010 464
SangyeMB Hip Hop/Rap Feb 8, 2010 443
Sages Burn Hip Hop/Rap Feb 8, 2010 445
JazzGrass Jazz Feb 6, 2010 743
Wisdom of the Ancients World Feb 6, 2010 443
Moonlit Mara World Feb 6, 2010 592
Warped Hip Hop/Rap Oct 20, 2009 527
Origin Hip Hop/Rap Oct 20, 2009 548
Wake Up Hip Hop/Rap Oct 11, 2009 576
One Within Hip Hop/Rap Oct 11, 2009 557
Harvest Moon Goat Farm Folk Sep 8, 2009 801
Harmony Jazz Aug 25, 2009 682
Red and Gray Folk Aug 17, 2009 619
Nebulizer Inspirational Aug 15, 2009 449
Grendalos Industrial Aug 15, 2009 472
Darkness Inspirational Aug 10, 2009 489
Jam Back at the House Jazz Aug 10, 2009 695
The Dwelling Inspirational Jul 24, 2009 573
Midnight's Love Jazz Jul 24, 2009 433
The Otherside Inspirational Jul 24, 2009 599
Out of This World Inspirational Jul 23, 2009 561
Wiglaf Inspirational Jul 23, 2009 596
The Mystery of Mr.E Other Jul 23, 2009 458
Kool Jazz Jul 23, 2009 430
Gitano Spirite Jazz Jul 23, 2009 654

Collaborations

Title Genre Released Plays

Favorites

Advertisement