We recently spoke with DIME ONLINE JTC Guitar Degree alum Andy Basiola on what he’s been up to since completing his studies! “It’s already been 1 year since my graduation from DIME ONLINE in the summer of 2018. It’s incredible how this experience gave me so much motivation and most importantly generated new opportunities in… Read more »
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How did you get started as a musician? I started playing guitar at the age of 14, simply having fun with a random classical guitar that magically arrived at my house. After a few years, I started studying with a few teachers from my town and transcribing by ear everything I can. Who were some of… Read more »
How did you get started as a musician? I studied jazz guitar at the Conservatory of Amsterdam and after graduating I started working professionally. Who were some of your influences as you progressed? Gary Moore, Robben Ford, Pat Martino, Oz Noy, Josh Smith, Warren Haynes, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, Mike Stern, John McLaughlin, Jesse van… Read more »
How did you get started as a musician? My father is a musician and I lived around music ever since I was a little boy. I started playing drums when I was 10 years old and switched to guitar at 14 and it became my passion very quickly. I have never looked back! Who were… Read more »
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My musical journey began in the 1980s when I heard Dire Straits’ track ‘Money for Nothing’. That intro riff really excited me, it just sounded so cool – I knew I had to learn that thing they called guitar! After this, I bought my first ever album, ‘Live Magic’ by Queen, which inspired me even… Read more »
What is your background in music and education? I studied at the Guitar Institute in London (now the ICMP) in the early ’90s. This was before ACM or BIMM were established and began to offer degree courses.The course was a fairly intense one-year diploma where lots of things were thrown at you. It… Read more »