Gabriel Deutsch

 

Gabriel Deutsch is a composer and guitarist living and working in Los Angeles. His compositional projects include writing solo and chamber works for classical guitar as well as writing scores for phone apps and theatrical productions.
 
His classical guitar career began at age 20 when he championed the SEMO Concerto Competition in 2002. The following year, he won first place in the MMTA Collegiate State Level Guitar Competition held at UMKC (Kansas City Missouri), performing Danza Characteristica by Leo Brouwer and excerpts from Bach's 4th Lute Suite.
 
Gabriel Deutsch has performed for such guitar giants as Scott Tenant, Anna Vidovic, Dusan Bagdonovic and Manuel Barrueco. Outside the classical realm, Gabriel Deutsch plays Banjitar in the Avante-Folk band Tears Of The Moose Chaser and fronts the post-punk band Battery Amp.
 
As a music educator he works on staff at the Academy Of Music For The Blind in Monrovia, where he teaches folk and flamenco music to the blind ages 4-15.