George Cole
George Cole Garnering rave reviews and standing ovations, George Cole has dazzled audiences at musical landmarks across the country. Cole, the suave crooner with the golden pipes, is also a six string guitar slinger of the highest order. He is currently the guitarist for the David Grisman Sextet. In addition to that he was called to play for Keely Smith at her last two week San Francisco run. This Bay Area VIP was guitar instructor and mentor to 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees Billie Joe Armstrong and Mike Dirnt of Green Day. He continues to present his Gypsy Jazz and Uptown Swing show at performing arts centers, is signed with David Grisman's Acoustic Oasis / Acoustic Disc label for online distribution of his “Riverside Drive” CD, and is also developing original video concepts; themed concerts and festivals for various arts presenters; and new arrangements for performance by symphony and chamber orchestras.