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