Norbert Galo is a French guitarist with Spanish origins . He started his professional career as a session musician in 1979 recording for populars artists , in soundtracks and advertisments . He learned orchestration with the great master Julien Falk and for a while he concentrated his efforts on arrangements and album productions .
Norbert left France in 1990 on board his sailing boat for a transatlantic adventure . All these trips brought him closer to his first love : The guitar and particularly Blues and Jazz .
Back in Paris in 1997 he started again on the French and international scene . He became member of the famous group Deep Forest and he worked with a lot of artist like : Ana Torroja (Spain), Josh Groban (USA), Charles Aznavour (France) and Chitose Hajime (Japan).
He embarked upon a more personal project mixing all the musical influences that he encountered on his journey to create a “Modern Blues”.
He formed Norbert Galo and Friends and he invited the wonderful musicians : Felix Sabal-Lecco, Laurent Vernerey, Michel Sanchez, Christian Belhomme, Steve Shehan, Eric Le Lann, Stephane Castry and Beverly Jo Scott… all of whom contitute his musical family.
For its very first concert Norbert Galo and Friends was the opening act of Larry Carlton in 2014 . The album Norbert Galo and Friends “All Blues” is in progress and will released at the end of 2019 .
- Acoustic guitar
- Electric guitar
- Flamenco guitar