Angelo Mazza

Owner/Operator and Instructor. 
Angelo is presently performing with New Jersey based international band “FarCry.” 
Recording and performing throughout the country with FarCry, Angelo has had the opportunity of sharing the stage with the likes of Bret Michaels (Poison), Vince Neil (Motley Crue), Danger Danger, Dokken, Winger, Firehouse, Warrant, Trixter, Skid Row, LA Guns, Molly Hatchet, Jimi Jamison (Survivor), and the list goes on. Angelo started playing guitar at the age of 11. Influenced by guitar greats such as Eddie Van Halen, Jimi Hendrix, Tony Iommi, Jimi Page, Richie Blackmore and many more. He started his studies at Guitar Academy in Agawam, Massachusetts where he studied under Tony Douglas, owner of Guitar Academy, studying the fundamentals of music he quickly moved to Classical Guitar and eventually landed a teaching position where his roots began. In 1988 Angelo was fortunate to spend two weeks of intense training at The National Guitar Workshop in Milford, CT. where he had the opportunity to study with neo classical virtuoso Vinnie Moore (UFO). He then pursued his classical studies under classical guitar virtuoso Mr. Phillip Defremery. Angelo has also had the opportunity to study under local guitar great, Mr. Jimi Bell (House Of Lords).  Being in bands since the age of 13 Angelo has, and continues to perform on stages across the United States as well as the UK.  Classically trained but raised on Blues and Rock, Angelo has been sharing his craft since 1987.