Jazz Guitar / Electric Guitar /
After studying classical piano, from 8 to 13 years old, Xavier BOZETTO began to play acoustic guitar, then electric by listening records of rock groups of the 80s. He played in the 90s with the group of reggae PLACEBO, and participated to regional Rock stages and festivals, such as 24h INSA, Rock in the West, Macon Music Cave, Grenoble Summum ...
In 1993, he joined AIMRA, a Jazz Lyonnaise school, where he obtained a SPEDIDAM scholarship with IFRANE group and he won the orchestra competitions of Rive de Giers and Chambéry festivals. He joined the Lyon Regional National Conservatory in 1994 in Jean-Louis ALMOSNINO's Jazz Guitar class, and graduated (Gold Medal and DEM) in 1998
He went along with HEAVY FINGERS at the Jazz Festival in Tangier, and performs a series of concerts with the English saxophonist Karen SHARP in 2008. He has shared the stage with many international musicians such as Dave LIEBMAN, Chuchito VALDES, Dominic CRAVIC, Mario STANCHEV, Jean-Louis ALMOSNINO, Tyna MAY, Karen SHARP, Dany DORIZ, Sangoma EVRETT, Frank AVITABILE, Cesar ALLAN, Gérard CURBILLON ...
He is currently part of the pianist trio of Jean-Charles DEMICHEL, a member of the Jazz Lyonnais, and he has created the trio SOMETIME AGO with the trumpeter Christophe METRA and the double bass player Stéphane RIVERO.
Holder of the State Diploma of Jazz Professor, he teaches Jazz guitar in the Department “Jazz musiques Actuelles” of the School of Music of La Cotière since 2001
Since 2008, he leads the MLA, music school of Albigny Sur Saône. (France)
- Classical Guitar
- Electric guitar
- Jazz Guitar