About The Artist
Originally from Oregon, John Storie has been in Los Angeles for 15 years establishing himself as a soloist, composer, educator, and session musician.
John has been touring internationally with his guitar trio New West Guitar Group, songwriter Spencer Day, “Too Marvelous for Words: The Music of Nat King Cole”, and actor Jeff Goldblum’s Mildred Snitzer Orchestra. New West Guitar Group’s latest album “Send One Your Love” (Summit Records) features Grammy-award winning artists Tierney Sutton, Becca Stevens, and Gretchen Parlato along with Sara Gazarek and Peter Eldridge. During his career, John has shared the stage and studio with Rosemary Clooney, Steve Miller, Woody Allen, Gwen Stefani, Ramsey Lewis, Al Jarreau, Kathleen Grace, and Renee Olstead. His performance with Jeff Goldblum was mentioned in the New York Times as a highlight for the famous Cafe Carlyle in New York City.
A finalist in the 2005 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Guitar Competition, John has also earned performance awards from DownBeat Magazine, the ASCAP Foundation, and the National Foundation for the Advancement of the Arts.