Adrian Ingram was born on 20 Might 1950 in Birmingham (England) and began enjoying guitar on the age of 9. At age 13, he heard a Wes Montgomery recording and determined to make jazz guitar his profession!
Ingram left college on the age of 15 and began dwelling in numerous bands. He has labored within the studio and has carried out all through Europe and the UK in accompaniment teams for American soul singers. In 1970 he recorded with the jazz rock group "Hannibal", performed lead guitar and in addition wrote music for this 7-piece band.
This recording led in 1971 to quite a few European excursions with "Hannibal". In the identical yr, Ingram started a full-time training as a music trainer. He additionally began to be taught the classical guitar professionally. In 1975 he earned a level from Leeds College and Trinity School of Music in London. He then took up a job as a full-time jazz guitar trainer in Birmingham.
Within the subsequent few years Ingram centered on additional analysis research in addition to on the institution of his expertise as an creator in jazz and live performance guitar issues. He has given quite a few lectures and taught a number of jazz guitar workshops throughout the UK. In 1980 he printed his textbook "Fashionable Jazz Guitar Approach". Since that point, Ingram has additionally been concerned in a number of different publications for the guitar. On the similar time, he was nonetheless lively as a performer in each jazz and classical music.
After a interval as a lecturer on the College of Music at Huddersfield Technical School, Adrian Ingram was taught in 1982 as a full-time jazz guitar trainer on the Metropolis of Leeds School of Music. In 1985, his detailed biography was printed by Wes Montgomery. Since then, Ingram has established itself regionally as one of the necessary figures within the British jazz guitar scene. His articles and music seem frequently in quite a few publications, together with guitarist, 20th Century Guitar and Classical Guitar Journal.
As a performer, Adrian has in actual fact performed dwell with a variety of jazz artists, together with Martn Taylor, John Etheridge, Jimmy Witherspoon, Kenny Baker, Mundell Lowe, John Pisano, John Wilkins, Jimmy Bruno, Jim Mullen, Don Weller, Dick Morrisey and Louis Stewart , Within the academic discipline, Ingram was a guitar trainer on the School of Music in Leeds and has been an everyday contributor to Simply Jazz Guitar journal.