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Brian Betz
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    Rollerwound Pure Nickel / Slightly Flattened By Metal Rollers / Wound 3rd String / 3 sets from 011-050 to 013-056

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  • Brian Betz

    Instrument
    Electric Guitar
    Genre
    Jazz
    Strings
    1000 Precision Flats, TM1500 Nickel Rockers w/Wound 3rd

    Brian Betz is a guitarist, composer, and educator who resides in the Philadelphia Metro Area, performing throughout the USA with many different musical artists. Brian has 6 CD releases available on the Dreambox Media label: Up and Running (2001) ,Without a Doubt (2003), Dichotomy (2005), Muted Bebop (2006), The Denis DiBlasio/Brian Betz Project (2007), Denis DiBlasio/Brian Betz Project-Flute/Guitar(2010).

    Brian holds two degrees from Rowan University (BM, MM) and is endorsed by GHS guitar strings. He is a two-time winner of the Betty Carter International Jazz Competition (2004, 2007) and a runner up for the 2006 Henry Mancini Jazz competition. Brian is currently on the faculty at Rowan University where he teaches jazz guitar and jazz improvisation. 

    Brian currently gives concerts, clinics, and master classes all over the USA. They include appearances at: Exit Zero International Jazz Festival, Cape May Jazz Festival, Berks Jazz Festival, Rowan University Jazz Festival, Somers Point Jazz Festival, West Chester University Jazz Camp, Villanova Jazz Festival, Gettysburg University Jazz Camp, Clifford Brown Jazz Festival.

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