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rudy perrone: Bio

New York Guitarist/Composer, Berklee College of Music Alumnus 74". Eclectic in style, his recordings cross genres from progressive rock to classical /new age. Taking up guitar at age ten and learning initially from recording guitarists and songwriters of the British Invasion, he began classical music theory and composition studies at 15 with jazz pianist Skip Persia.This was a two year observation of analysis and composition where the writing techniques of composers of Gregorian chant through modern 12 tone music were explored and integrated. Continuing into jazz studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Mass., and afterward with jazz guitarist David Belser, he released his first record album "Stained Glass Stories" with the American progressive rock band "Cathedral" in 1978 on the Delta Records label. As a session guitarist and composer, he has contributed to a diverse spectrum of recordings including: Film soundtracks, progressive rock, folk and classical/new age genres. His third acoustic guitar recording "The Language of Spirits" published in 2007, is produced by Windham Hill Records founder and grammy winning guitarist/composer Will Ackerman. It includes special guest instrumentalists Michael Manring, Glen Velez, Eugene Friesen, Will Ackerman, Jill Haley, Tim Story, Martha Reikow and Kimberly Bryden. "The Prophet", a song from "The Language of Spirits" collection, is a featured track on the New Land Music label release "Woodsongs"; released December 2006' and "The Gathering", 2013 ZMR awards Album of the year on Red River Records. As a recording artist he has appeared on MTV, Channel 9 Morning shows, and multiple music television programs in Italy, France, England and Portugal.

DISCOGRAPHY

" THE LANGUAGE OF SPIRITS" - RUDY PERRONE-2007, " GUITAR IN THE KITCHEN" - RUDY PERRONE - 2001, " STRANGER TO STRANGER" with INDUSTRY - 1984, " INDUSTRY" with INDUSTRY - 1983, " OCEANS OF ART' - RUDY PERRONE - 1981, " TURNING TO LIGHT " with INDUSTRY 1981, " STAINED GLASS STORIES" with CATHEDRAL - 1978 "THE GATHERING" 22 ARTISTS COMPILATION - 2013 Produced by Will Ackerman "WOODSONGS" 17 ARTISTS COMPILATION - 2006 -Produced by Will Ackerman

SOUNDTRACKS

" ESOTERIC JUNCTION" with Independent Film Producer PAM DWORETZ , Editing / Perry Finklestein , Animation /Bill Mountzouros 2002, " THE HEALING POWER OF THE BREATH" with GIL SEIFER Phd. 1994, " THE JOURNEY WITHIN" with Gil Seifer Phd. 1994

PUBLICATIONS

" GUITAR IN THE KITCHEN" Part One - 2008 ( 7 transcriptions for solo guitar) in standard notation and tablature

VIDEO PRODUCTIONS

" STATE OF THE NATION" with INDUSTRY produced by Michael Pillot for PICTURE MUSIC INTERNATIONAL AND CAPITAL/EMI 1983 on location filming on the USS INTREPID in New york Harbor. ... Italy TV "Discoring" '84 (www.youtube.com/watch?v=UFuNfEt-4Io ) " IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT " with INDUSTRY produced by Michael Pillot for PMI and CAPITAL/EMI 1984 shot on location at the Hayden Planetarium / Museum of Natural History in New York , " STATE OF THE NATION" with INDUSTRY on location filming outer Venice, Italy 1984