in Los Angeles, Ross Bolton has been a regular member of Al Jarreau's
band since 1998. Since joining the band he has toured the world
many times, recorded on Jarreau’s last two CD’s and
co- written two songs on Al’s most recent CD -”All I
Ross has also recorded or performed with Rick Braun, David Benoit,
Warren Hill and English funksters Down to the Bone. Others include
Anastacia, The Beach Boys, Jefferey Osborne, Sheena Easton and Nell
few of Ross' TV and movie credits include "The Larry Saunders Show",
"Everybody Loves Raymond", " Yes, Dear", "Casper",
"Two Guys, A Girl & A Pizza Place", "Fridays"
projects include gigs with the “Ma Lee Bo” trio (pronounced
Malibu ) where Ross has the honor of playing with legendary sidemen Rick
Marotta and Will Lee, also his annual gig as house guitarist for Yamaha’s
legendary “Groove Night” (a NAMM show phenomenon) and when
he’s not on the road, local gigs around LA.
Ross has been on staff at The Musicians Institute (MI) in L.A. and the
Los Angeles Music Academy (LAMA) for many years. In addition, he has conducted
seminars and clinics around the world. Guitar Player magazine has featured
Ross as a guest columnist. His popular video “funk rhythm guitar”
as well as a recent book and CD Rom are sold internationally, receiving
praise from many major trade publications.