Mista Rhythim

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The Growing Legend of a Brick City Bluesman

image002I specialize in (the lost art of) rhythm guitar!

I teach guitar, drums, and music theory at

DeBellis School of Music in Newark, NJ.

I enjoy playing jazz standards, classic rock, lounge, and smooth jazz.

My guitar influences include Wes Montgomery, Claydes Charles Smith, Jimmy Nolan, Cornell Dupree, Jimmy Ponder, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, T-Bone Walker, B.B. King, George Benson, Phil Upchurch, Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, Charlie Christian, Buddy Guy, Thornell Schwartz, Wah Wah Watson, Freddie Green, Eric Gale, Doc Powell, Jeff Tamelier, Albert Collins

To hire me for performances or lessons, you can inquire at Contact Us (see above). To find out where I’m playing jazz and blues, please visit me at


My favorite songs

  1. 1.Let’s Straighten It Out

  2. 2.A Day In The Life                (Wes Montgomery version)

My favorite links