Guitarist/songwriter and educator Charlie Jones has been a fixture on the tri-state club scene since the 1970's, and has appeared with many top jazz and R&B greats, including Bettye Lavette, Big John Patton, Illinois Jaquette,
Jimmy McGriff, Bernard Purdie, Jesse Morrison, Larry Young, Lonnie Youngblood,
Buddy Miles & Larry Coryell.
A former instructor at New York University and William Paterson College, Jones regularly performs straight-ahead jazz, fusion and rock/blues in New Jersey, New York and Connecticut,
and is actively engaged in music education with students of all levels.