Tom Gavornik is an incredibly eclectic musician and maintains the philosophy that Chuck Berry is as relevant as Charles Ives. 'Bird' is an important as Bach or Beethoven, Aaron Copland is as cool as Johnny Cash and John and Paul share the same place in popular music as Rodgers and Hammerstein. Gavornik has studied, performed, recorded and collaborated with a host of musical luminaries: Harry Leahey (grammy award winner, Phil Woods, Eric Kloss, Gerry Mulligan, Ira Sullivan); Jim Stringer, (Asleep at the Wheel, Joe Willliams; Tide, Get Gone and Austin music band. With over forty years of professional experience as a teacher, producer/arranger and TV documentaries, modern dance, jazz guitar, guitarist/composer, Tom, has gained national attention with strong sales and radio play throughout this country and Europe. 'Gavornik is one of the most prolific figures in contemporary jazz guitar.' James McLeod (Picks of the Week) 'Gavornik's compositions are as interesting as his improvisations.' Carl Baugher (Cadence Magazine) 'A man of jazz with the guitar.' Daniel Woods Karcher (WBGO 88.3FM) 'Gavornik's music covers a wide variety of styles ranging from contemporary pop music to modern jazz compositions, encompassing unusual melodies and very spirited improvisations.' Harry Leahey, International Acclaimed Jazz Guitarist and Grammy Award Winner.