Hi! My name is Edward Grigassy and it is nice to meet you!
am a musician, bandleader and guitar educator based in Houston,
Because of the inspirational classical guitar virtuosos
Adam Holzman (University of
Texas, Austin, B.A. 1996.) and Eliot
Fisk (Masters, New England Conservatory, 1998), I have devoted my
time and effort to continue the tradition of service to the community
through guitar music and guitar education.
I love to perform
many styles of guitar music including classical and Spanish guitar,
Bolero, Pasillo, Bambuco, Joropo, Vals, Argentine Tango, Choro, Bossa
Nova, and Samba.
I like improvising and swinging when I can. I
am so fortunate to also have studied with with Gene
Bertoncini, master of jazz and Bossa Nova on the classical
My full-time occupation is as instructor for the
guitar program at Bellaire
High School, where our students participate in regular recitals,
festivals, competitions and community service events.
performing, I perform as a soloist and in a variety of