Anna Greta Giannotti

/Anna Greta Giannotti

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She is a talented musician with a great passion for music and guitar, especially for her trusty Fender Stratocaster.

She studied at the Rossini Conservatory of Pesaro. Shift worker in many Bands and guitar teacher for young and adults.

2008

She started her career as a musician and her collaboration as a guitarist in different musical groups.

Anna Greta Giannotti, known as Grace, talented musician with the passion for art, music and guitar, especially for her trusty Fender Stratocaster. Grace started working as a musician in 2008 through live and exhibitions both in Italy and in foreign countries.
Right from the beginning of her career she has developed working relationship as a shift worker and has also become an electric and acoustic guitar teacher.
At the moment she is the “Diamond Beast” guitarist: an all-female tribute to the Iron Maiden unique in Europe, and she also plays with Popsophia -Festival of Contemporary Art- musical group, the tribute band of Zucchero Sugar Fornaciari “Zio Rufus”, trio “Clary’s Strings” and also with the duo “Alice & Grace”.
Grace also works together with other bands where she plays many different genders, from rock to blues and also from funky to the disco dance.
Anna Greta is also a guitar teacher for children and adults in private music schools. Her passion for music has far-off roots as well as her formation: She grew up in a house full of art and music, and in 1997 at the age of 9 she has begun her professional career studying the piano together with private teachers and then continued to study it until the third year of conservatory.
At the age of 17 she converted to the electric guitar after listening an album by the Aerosmith and the ACDC. She took the decision to deepen the knowledge of the guitar and to make the music her future, In 2007 she enrolled at the Music Academy 2000 in Bologna. Where she graduated in 2008. In the same year she entered in the jazz years at the Conservatory of Pesaro and in July 2012 she graduated with a degree in jazz guitar. In September 2014 she enrolled at the Lizard Academy Rock Blue course supported by the teacher and musical guru Lorenzo Carancini. She graduated the 26th June 2017 with top marks. Her favorite musical genres are absolutely blues in all its shades, rock, funky, and Italian and international pop.
Her musical gurus are Jimi Hendrix (the very first one), Andy Timmons, Robben Ford, John Mayer, Joe Bonamassa, Jeff Beck, Stef Burns, Cesareo, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Van Halen, Steve Luckater, David Gilmour, Eric Johnson, Scott Henderson, Derek Trucks, Brett Garsed, and many others.