Our Musicians Institute instructors are working professionals who are often still very active in the industry, meaning our students get top-notch education straight from the source. Nick Kellie, award-winning guitarist, educator, columnist (AND also MI instructor) has just released a new book through publisher Hal Leonard titled, Progressive Blues Guitar.
The Musicians Institute Private Lessons series features modern techniques that will guide electric guitar players in how to unleash their creativity with new guitar licks and lines while keeping the basic blues foundation intact. This new book is a must-have for developing blues guitarists and a great holiday gift for any musicians you know!
Nick Kellie bio:
Nick plays second guitar and backing vocals in Frank Gambale’s Soulmine featuring Boca. Frank Gambale is a world renowned grammy winning guitarist from the Chick Corea Elektric band. Nick has toured the world as the guitarist with The Three Degrees (#1 smash hit “When Will I See You Again”). They have played many great venues around the world including the London O2 arena and Iridium Jazz Club on Broadway in New York City, where Nick has also appeared with his own band. He plays regularly at The Baked Potato in Studio City with acts such as Brian Auger’s Oblivion express (Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin and more)
Nick’s debut record, “For A Brother” came out on Steve Vai’s Digital Nations record label to much acclaim. Upon hearing the album, Steve contacted Nick personally with regard to a release on his own label. It has been released in the USA, Europe and Asia.
Check out the book promotional video here: