National Guitar Summer Workshop
Tomas Cataldo is an active session guitarist, teacher, composer and
author. He began studying classical guitar at age 10. After numerous
classical recitals, he expanded his playing and studied with
progressive rock guitarist Jon Petrucci. Tomas went on to graduate
Berklee College of Music in Boston with a degree in music.
While studying at Berklee, he began playing sessions for clients such
as Coca Cola, Dodge, and Coors.
After graduating, he studied privately with Wayne Krantz and continued
playing sessions for the American and European markets.In addition to
session work, Tomas composed music for TV including projects for
"Inside Hollywood" and The Learning Channel.
Tomas recently authored the "Rock Links Encyclopedia" published by
Alfred. Tomas teaches at the National Guitar Summer Workshop and is
also a faculty member at Fordham College.
Tomas is endorsed by Brian Moore Guitars, GHS Strings, and Rocktron. He teaches privately in the Metropolitan NY area and conducts clinics and seminars around the U.S. Tomas is currently working on numerous original projects in his home studio in Westchester County, NY and is planning another book.
To find out more about your friendly neighborhood Tomas visit
www.tomascataldo.com. His latest wotk involves using his iGuitar to write music for video games such as 'sims' and ' need for speed'