Live Entertainment – Jim Perona & Michael LynchApril 1, 2016 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
We’re sure you will enjoy a unique and relaxing evening in the Wildwood lounge featuring Jim’s instrumentals (both classical and pop) accompanied by Michael Lynch of NBC’s “The Voice”.
Jim’s journey as a classical/acoustic/electric guitarist began in the fall of 1996, when he started taking guitar lessons with blues/jazz guitarist Tom Castonzo. He later studied with Fareed Haque (2009 recepient of Guitar Player Magazine’s “Best World Guitarist” award) at Northern Illinois University and received a Master’s Degree in Classical Guitar Performance at the New England Conservatory under the tutelage of world-renowned guitarist Eliot Fisk.
In 2002, he started performing in pit orchestras for various musicals such as Jesus Christ Superstar, Les Misérables, The Wiz, Little Shop of Horrors, and Seussical the Musical. He co-founded the hard rock band Dream Haven, which performed with notable acts such as Mastodon and Enuff Z’nuff. In 2003, Dream Haven released an EP entitled “Nostalgia is Five Frame.” His most recent progressive rock band, The Unit Theory, released a full-length album entitled “Seed” in April 2008.
Click here to check out some of Jim’s classic and pop instrumental sounds.