Mark Gilbert Guitars are played by the finest musicians, locally, nationally and internationally.
DR STIG MATHISEN
Dr. Stig Mathisen is a guitarist and educator from Northern Norway.
He has resided in Los Angeles for 15 years, working as the Chair of
the Guitar Program (GIT) at Musicians Institute, in addition to being
involved in numerous music related projects.
An eclectic guitarist by nature, Stig is equally comfortable with rock,
jazz and classical music, and has rubbed shoulders with numerous world-class musicians over the years, such as Steve Vai, Joe Satriani
and Robben Ford.
Stig has a Masters and a Doctoral degree in guitar performance
from University of Southern California, where he graduated with numerous awards for outstanding achievements. He studied Classical guitar at Tromso University for over 6 years, and has worked extensively as a freelance guitarist and University lecturer
in both Norway and in the US.
Other Artists Playing Gilbert Guitars
Legendary bass player for alternative rock band Violent Femmes.
left hand m.c.
Lead guitarist and founding member of Australian band Ol’55
Guitarist for pop rock band
Thirsty Merc as well as an excellent Jazz player.
Guitarist of Australian band Catfish Voodoo and travelling bluesman.
A passionate performer and exceptional songwriter.
An icon of the Tasmanian live music scene with considerable ability. A near encyclopedic knowledge of jazz and blues.