©2019 by Waldon Reed, Jr.

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BIO

Waldon is a freelance guitarist, instructor, and composer/recording artist in the metro Detroit area. He received his Bachelor of Music degree in guitar performance from Marygrove College in Detroit, Michigan and his Master of Music degree in composition from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. 

 

His playing styles include classical, jazz, and classic rock/prog-rock -- all of which are reflected in his eclectic compositional style. As a student he has received numerous awards for both composing and performing. Of these awards is most notably the Music Teachers National Association Student Composition Contest (1989) where he won first place nationally for his composition 'Duo Fantasy' for flute and guitar. In addition, his composition 'Blues Emporium' was selected for the early mp3.com's 103 of the best songs you've never heard vol.2 compilation CD. To date, his music discography totals eight original music CDs -- which includes Verbum Caro an album containing unique arrangements of traditional Christmas carols. His popularity on the internet has led to CD sales on every continent of the world. 

Waldon is presently active as a performer, composer, recordist, and teacher.  He can be heard performing locally with Major Dudes (Steely Dan tribute).

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