Elements welcomes back Ken Labrecque for a set of jazz and classical guitar!
Ken Labrecque attended the University of Maine at Augusta, graduating with the first class of the Bachelors of Jazz and Contemporary music. Labrecque studied classical guitar under Tom Hoffmann, Keith Crook and David Leisner. Ken studied jazz guitar with Tony Gaboury, Gary Whitner, and Tom Hoffmann. He has taught at Fryeburg, Gould and Hebron Academies, the University of Maine at Augusta and Farmington, and the Maine Jazz Camp. Ken is currently the Instructor of Guitar at Bates College, where he has taught since 1987, and is also the Director of Music for Dirigo High School since 2001. He is an active performer of classical and jazz guitar and is a member of the Opus One Big Band.