Jerry is honored to be teaching Music at Fusion. He is a guitarist, composer, arranger and educator. Jerry has been playing guitar for 35 years, and teaching guitar for more than 15 years. He owns Kungfuguitar.com and has written a book on how to memorize the guitar fingerboard.
He holds his bachelor’s degree in Theatre and music from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. He’s also studied music with some of the great jazz and blues artists of our time; some include David Baker, Dave Stryker, and David Bloom.
Jerry currently plays guitar with the Linsey Alexander Blues Band, and you can find him working 3-4 nights a week at some of the more well known Blues venues in Chicago. In his spare time he likes reading, swimming, martial arts, and yoga.