B i o g r a p h y
Aleksi Glick is virtuosic guitarist and composer who draws inspiration from a wide variety musical genres. His distinct musical voice and presence provides for a captivating listening experience.
Aleksi is a graduate of the Peabody Conservatory, where he held the Charlie Byrd Memorial Guitar Scholarship. While at Peabody, he was the guitarist for the Peabody Jazz Orchestra from 2007-11, during which time he worked with several renowned musicians including John Abercrombie, Uri Caine, and Steve Wilson.
Since moving to New York in 2011 Aleksi has played with many of the cities most esteemed musicians. Aleksi leads the much buzzed about funk and soul band Snack Cat (signed to Ropeadope Records), as well as his solo guitar project and jazz trio. He also has had the opportunity to play and or record with with, Roberta Flack, Jersey Boys (NY), The Seth Weaver Big Band, Paul Bollenback, Richard Saunders (of Third Story), Erena Terakubo, Alita Moses, Vic Juris, The Kelly Bell Band, Ed Cherry, Benny Benack III, Peter Bernstein, Michael A Levine, Bailen, The Silver Arrow Band, Augie Haas, The Cast of Aladdin (NY), J Hoard, Gracie Terzian, Mike Glick, Andrew Gould, Sam Dillon, The Brighton Beat and many more.
Aleksi Is currently writing music for Warner Chappell Production Music and APM and has had works played on major television stations including The BBC, ESPN, The CW Network and many more. He has also been the featured guest on several radio shows and podcasts. Aleksi is a voting member of the Recording Academy/Grammys.