GERRY DURAN

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  •  Guitarist, specializing in nylon (classical) guitar, as soloist and as bandmember. Repertoire covers jazz, pop and classical music.

  • Music teacher. Experience in teaching music theory, history and guitar.

  • Currently a part-time faculty member of the De la Salle College of St. Benilde, School of Arts and Design, teaching music theory, history and guitar

  • Faculty Member, UP College of Music, teaching music theory and classical guitar, 1987 - 2002

  • Member of the UP Guitar Ensemble, 1983 to present

  • Musical Director and Guitarist, Acoustic Jive band, 1994 - 2011

  • Band Leader and Guitarist, Yachts of Seabourn. in-house band, 2010 - 2011

  • Classical Guitar Intermissionist, at Voyager of the Seas (2012) and Adventure of the Seas (2014), Royal Caribbean Cruise Line

  • Soloist and Orchestra Guitarist, Norwegian Star, Norwegian Cruise Line, April to June, 2013

  • Former member of instrumental group Kadense

  • Has travelled the U.S., Europe, the Caribbean, Asia and various places in the Philippines as soloist and as a member of the various groups mentioned above

  • Has professionally performed in countless shows, concerts, weddings, events since 1986