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Play Well with Others with Dennis Winge (Vocal Jazz Master Class Series)

  • Flight Performing Arts 123 S Cayuga Street, Room 305 Ithaca United States (map)
David Winge    Guest Teaching Artist - Jazz Master Class Series    Dennis Winge is a professional guitarist living in Ithaca, NY who is actively involved in teaching and performing in a variety of musical settings throughout the Finger Lakes.    Before moving to the Finger Lakes in 2012, Dennis Winge was one of the most ubiquitous jazz and pop/rock/soul guitarists in the New York City area and played with musicians who played in bands that featured artists such as Billy Joel, Stan Getz, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Tony Bennett, Herbie Hancock. He has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, the Los Angeles Music Awards, and in many countries.    Dennis has studied with some of New York City’s finest guitarists including Jack Wilkins and Ron Parmentier. Some of the names he has played with in the rock world are Clifford Carter (who played Paul Simon, James Taylor), Jon Cobert (who played with John Lennon), and Cheetah Chrome (who played with punk band The Dead Boys). In jazz he has worked with Bill Crow (who played with Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan); Gene Bertoncini (who played with Buddy Rich, Tony Bennett); Shunzo Ohno (who played with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock); Bob Meyer (who played with Joe Lovano, John Abercrombie); David Budway (who played with Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts, Regina Carter).

David Winge

Guest Teaching Artist - Jazz Master Class Series

Dennis Winge is a professional guitarist living in Ithaca, NY who is actively involved in teaching and performing in a variety of musical settings throughout the Finger Lakes.

Before moving to the Finger Lakes in 2012, Dennis Winge was one of the most ubiquitous jazz and pop/rock/soul guitarists in the New York City area and played with musicians who played in bands that featured artists such as Billy Joel, Stan Getz, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Tony Bennett, Herbie Hancock. He has performed at such prestigious venues as Carnegie Hall, the Los Angeles Music Awards, and in many countries.

Dennis has studied with some of New York City’s finest guitarists including Jack Wilkins and Ron Parmentier. Some of the names he has played with in the rock world are Clifford Carter (who played Paul Simon, James Taylor), Jon Cobert (who played with John Lennon), and Cheetah Chrome (who played with punk band The Dead Boys). In jazz he has worked with Bill Crow (who played with Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan); Gene Bertoncini (who played with Buddy Rich, Tony Bennett); Shunzo Ohno (who played with Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock); Bob Meyer (who played with Joe Lovano, John Abercrombie); David Budway (who played with Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts, Regina Carter).

Play well with others - working with other musicians as a jazz singer with Guest Artist, Dennis Winge!

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