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Jim Robitaille - Electric Guitarist | United States, Massachusetts

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Country: United States
Based In: United States, Massachusetts
Performs: Worldwide
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Extensive experience as a guitarist for jazz & Broadway standards, Brazilian bossa nova, samba, calypso, Latin, Spanish, international, pop, fusion, folk, and rock. Available for solo, duo, trio, quartet, or with a working group. 30 years performing & recording.
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Guitarist and composer Jim Robitaille brings 30 years of experience performing and recording internationally. Repertoire consists of Jazz and Broadway standards, Brazilian bossa nova and samba, Latin, international classic, pop standards and classical. Available as a guitar soloist on archtop, nylon string, and extended range guitars, in a duo with either bass, piano, woodwinds or vocal, and trio or quartet with or without drums performing a repertoire of hundreds of classic American jazz, Brazilian and popular songs.

Biography

Guitarist and award winning composer, Jim Robitaille, has performed and or recorded and shared the bill with jazz greats Dave Liebman, Karl Berger, Bob Moses, Joe Beck, Gerry Gibbs, Santi Debriano, Julian Lage, Esperanza Spalding, Oscar Stagnaro, Kate McGarry, the Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Stars, and has appeared on over 20 recordings and documentary films as a leader and sideman.
His television and live performances include: The BET Jazz Channel, The Time Warner Music Choice Jazz Channel, PBS Television, The Baird Auditorium at the Smithsonian Institute's Museum of Natural History, Washing ...

Reviews     (5 Reviews)

Jim Robitaille - Electric Guitarist - United States, Massachusetts Event Location: United States 20th November 2005
"With catchy melodies,sophisticated arrangements, and a guitarist with the skills to bring it all together, the Jim Robitaille Group's debut To Music is familiar but also has its own identity."
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Jim Robitaille - Electric Guitarist - United States, Massachusetts Event Location: Greece 5th October 2005
..Jim Robitaille makes an impressive recording debut ." - The Daily Ipirotikos Agon and the Apopsy, Greece
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Jim Robitaille - Electric Guitarist - United States, Massachusetts Event Location: Boston, MA 5th August 2005
“As a visiting artist and role model Jim’s music contributed greatly to the success of our event. The students benefited from hearing and playing with him”.
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Experience

Guitarist and award winning composer, Jim Robitaille, has performed and or recorded and shared the bill with jazz greats Dave Liebman, Karl Berger, Bob Moses, Joe Beck, Gerry Gibbs, Santi Debriano, Julian Lage, Esperanza Spalding, Oscar Stagnaro, Kate McGarry, the Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All-Stars, and has appeared on over 20 recordings and documentary films as a leader and sideman. His television and live performances include: The BET Jazz Channel, The Time Warner Music Choice Jazz Channel, PBS Television, The Baird Auditorium at the Smithsonian Institute's Museum of Natural History, Washingto ...

Previous Clients

Performances, Radio, Television, Film, & Awards
• Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, Washington, D.C.
•Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz, Los Angeles, CA
• Ritz Carlton Beach Resort, Naples, FL
• Delray Beach Club, Delray Beach, FL
• Royal Palm Yacht Club, Boca Raton, FL
• Limetree Inn, St John U.S.V.I, West Indies
• Quai des brumes, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
• The Knitting Factory, New York
• Smoke, New York
• Ryles Jazz Club, Cambridge
• Grand Cru Wine Bar, Cape Codder Resort
• Gallerie Larouge, Quebec, Canada
• Wequassett Resort ...

Suitable for

Musician for full-time resort hotel position available as a soloist or with a duo or group

Additional Information

Videos can be viewed at http://jimrobitaille.com/musicdemo

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