Harry Gusman is a seasoned performer as well as a skilled and soulful guitarist.
Harry’s playing is accurate and exciting, his technique is detailed and extensive and his performance experience is diverse.
More than just a good guitarist, Harry can adapt to your musical style and help you create the sound you desire. His playing can also enhance the quality of your musical composition to give it an even bigger ‘wow’ factor.
Harry performs regularly with bands and works as both a session guitarist and arranger for singer/songwriters. One of the reasons he is so sought after as a session player is his ability to adapt quickly to the style and repertoire of any band or artist he plays with.
A rich and versatile player, Harry’s musical roots lie with The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Scorpion, Rush, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple and other creative bands from the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s as well as current music. His playing has a wide variety of influences ranging from the sweet sounds of Eric Clapton to the technical playing of Eddie Van Halen, Joe Satriani and Steve Vai as well as Jazz musicians such as George Benson and John Schofield.
Over the years, Harry has played many different styles of music in pubs, nightclubs, parties and concerts as well as TV shows.
Prior to moving to Australia, Harry was recognised as one of the best and most respected guitar players in Java, Indonesia, where for three consecutive years he was awarded the title of Best Guitarist in Java (1989, 1990 and 1991).
Harry started learning guitar at the age of 12 and joined his first band at 14. His formal education in music began with classical guitar lessons at age 17 followed by a Bachelor of Music (Hons) in teaching and performance Read More