Bio

Based in Boston MA (USA), Peter Janson has forged local, regional, and national acclaim as a solo jazz instrumental guitarist known for his deft arrangements and nuanced improvisations.

Peter has performed extensively throughout North America; most notably at Carnegie Hall Weill Recital Hall, the Montreal Jazz Festival, Healdsburg Guitar Festival, Argenta Acoustic Music Series, WUMB Music Festival and more.

His session guitar work on “Old Black Roller” by Grant Maloy Smith (Celtic / Americana) spent 17 weeks on the Billboard charts, including eleven weeks in the Top 10.

Peter’s Beautiful Day record (jazz / new age) won Best Contemporary Instrumental Album (NAR Music Awards). He has and had three solo guitar albums in the Top Five of the NAR radio charts and has over 3.3-million verified broadcasts across all media spanning 116 countries (BMI, SE, MLC).

"My style draws deeply upon my roots in jazz, classical, and acoustic instrumental music. My sound incorporates interesting grooves and improvisation." ~ Peter


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