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Dr. Jesse Acker-Johnson

Jesse Acker-Johnson has been an active guitarist and composer for over 20 years.  Jesse has diverse interests in music that include renaissance and baroque music, blues, jazz, rock, metal, site-specific, pop, bluegrass, and more.  Jesse has performed as a soloist and  in ensemble settings in the United States and abroad.  Jesse is an accomplished improviser and can improvise in blues, rock, jazz, and early music contexts.

B.A. Philosophy - University of New Mexico
B.M. Music Composition - California State University East Bay
M.M. Guitar Performance - The New England Conservatory
D.M.A. Guitar Performance - Florida State University

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