Julian Manzara aims to express love and respect for all living things coupled with an immense gratitude to exist in the present moment. He is a guitarist, vocalist, composer, and teacher based in Minneapolis, MN. Julian attended Berklee College of Music before leaving to tour throughout the United States and Europe. Julian finished his music studies at McNally Smith College of Music where he earned a Bachelor's of Music in Guitar Performance. He regularly presents solo, duo, trio, and quartet concerts in addition to performing with improvising hard rock band Yesterdawn. He is regularly featured in the Twin Cities Jazz Festival and has been highlighted by the Minneapolis Star Tribune.