Jon Franciose


Jon has a BA in Music.  Jon has   studied 4 years of Classical Guitar from Billy Simms and Mark Cudek of the Peabody Conservatory. Jon has also studied 5 years with Master Classes offered by Maurice Arenas in Frederick, MD where he taught as a part time substitute at his studio. The Maurice Arenas Guitar Academy is one of the fastest growing and well respected Guitar Studio's in Western Maryland & Baltimore, D.C. Region. Jon has taught at Makin Music in Frederick, MD. Jon has performed all over the place from Ram's Head Live Inner City Baltimore, MD to Virginia Tech Top of the Stairs to the Velvet Lounge in DC, The Abeline in Philladelphia, PA and many venues in Boston. Jon has been playing for 20 years. Jon offers a variety of styles and also offers ear training. Jon has performed with some awesome bands in the past but has settled down and is more into solo studio work. Some of the bands Jon has performed with are Y-Five, Sorrows Path, Instant - G, Mean Motor Scooter. When with Mean Motor Scooter they worked with Starleigh Entertainment of Baltimore. Jon was even involved in a brief recording stint with a great musician Clay Lord(of Rude Buddha) check him out on We signed with Game Day Music© to perform a single for Nascar "This is Nascar©". Jon is featured playing the Guitar Solo. 

Jon is very active in the music community. Jon performs at a variety of events around New England. Check him out or give him a call send him a message. He frequents Guitar Center Natick & Millbury on a regular basis.

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