Gabriela Montero is a pianist and she gave her 1st performance when she was 5. She gave her 1st concert when she was 8.
Garnet Rogers is Stan Rogers brother. Garnet plays several instruments including the guitar, mandolin, violin, and flute.
Gato Barbieri plays jazz, latin jazz, spiritual jazz, and smooth jazz music on his tenor saxophone. He has 30 albums as a leader from 1960-2002.
George Winston plays Contemporary Instrumental music on his piano, guitar & harmonica. He did a tribute album to the late Vince Guaraldi.
Esperanza Spalding is a jazz singer and bassist. She has 7 albums from 2001-2008.
Eric Bibb started playing the steel guitar at age 7. Bob Dylan advised him to “Keep it simple, forget all that fancy stuff” when he was 11.
Enrico Macias played guitar since he was a kid. At 15 he joined the orchestra and replaced the bandleader soon after.