Nathan Hiltz, Guitar Workshop (August 23rd 2:30pm – 4:00pm)$10 Get your Ticket
Nathan Hiltz (B.Mus, M.Mus) is a Juno winning jazz guitarist who was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Based in Toronto since 1999, he attended Humber College and The University of Toronto. He studied jazz guitar with Reg Schwager, Jim Hall, Adam Rogers and many others. Over the course of his professional career he has played on over 25 albums and toured extensively across Canada. Nathan is a mentor to many aspiring guitarists from his home teaching studio and as a part time faculty member at Humber College.
He is also the co-founder of the critically acclaimed Griffith Hiltz Trio. Their new album, ‘This is what you get’ was produced by Hawksley Workmanand released September / 2013. His Hammond B3 quartet project Organic has held down a residency for over 6 years at the popular nightclub/rib joint Joe Mamas in the heart of Toronto’s theater district. Their debut album, ‘Live At Joe Mamas’, was released in 2013 at The Rex Hotel. Nathan performed with Alex Dean, Bernie Senensky, Terra Hazelton, Brandi Disterheft, Melissa Lauren, Ryan Oliver, Johnny Griffith, Jill Barber and Patrick Boyle to name a few.
Recently Nathan has been focusing on songwriting as a new avenue of expression. He has been collaborating with jazz artists like Beverly Taft,Melissa Lauren, and Whitney Ross Barris and pop singer Craig Stickland.
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