Nderim Elmazi


At the age of 12, Nderim started studying guitar. Discovering a natural talent for music, at 14 he played bass guitar at Clearwater’s first Jazz Festival, Capitol Theatre, 1980.
He is considered one of the world’s most proficient ambidextrous guitar players, and was featured on Steve Vai’s GuitarTV.com Best of the Best. Continuing his lifelong passion to play, he has played many large stages opening for national acts such as Styx, 3 Dog Night and the Fixx, and also opening for the Doobie Brothers in 2016!
Nderim has taught guitar professionally for the past 10 years. Young and old, his teaching style fosters an enjoyable learning experience. His specialty is Blues, Rock, and Metal improvisation.