- Musical Style(s): Jazz - Standards, Solo Act,
- For Booking info contact Brad Thomson at 402-598-0220
Brad Thomson is a classically trained jazz guitarist. He has a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha and a Master of Music degree from the University of Denver's Lamont School of Music. Brad has been playing professionally in a variety of idioms for the past 25 years.
As a working Omaha guitarist, Brad performs mostly in clubs, at weddings, and corporate parties. While playing with local jazz legend Luigi Waites' band, some notable performances include: opening for the Dirty Dozen Brass Band at the Omaha Summer Arts Festival, Jazz On The Green, and A&E television's Jackpot Diaries. A memorable freelance performance was playing with Multi-Grammy winning, The 5th Dimension, at Omaha's 2002 Fourth of July Memorial Park Concert. Brad was an Adjunct Professor of guitar at Creighton University, and currently holds that position at Iowa Western Community College.
Brad Thomson plays fingerstyle jazz guitar and sings standards as a solo act. In group settings, a variety of instrumentation can be added to fulfill event needs.