Internationally renowned jazz guitarist John Stein was born and raised in Kansas City, Missouri USA, where he took up his instrument at an early age. His talent for and love of music ultimately earned him a faculty position at Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he is a professor in the Harmony Department.
John Stein is an experienced teacher, clinician, recording artist, and author. John has performed as a leader or a sideman with some of the world’s finest jazz acts, and his compositions and performances cover the spectrum of jazz styles. He was a frequent contributor to Just Jazz Guitar Magazine, where several of these arrangements first appeared.