Julian Lage is an American guitarist, composer & arranger living in NYC. Often categorized as a jazz musician, his music is rooted in both traditional & acoustic forms. He was the subject of an Academy Award nominated documentary “Jules at Eight”. Among others Julian has collaborated with Jim Hall, Mark O’Connor, Nels Cline, Chris Eldridge, Scott Colley & Antonio Sanchez. In addition to his own quintet he has recorded with Gary Burton, David Grisman, Eric Harland, Anthony Wilson, Martin Taylor, Joshua Bell & Yoko Ono. Julian’s album Sounding Point was nominated for a Best Contemporary Jazz album Grammy in 2010. His duo album Free Flying with Fred Hersch received a coveted 5 star review in Down Beat magazine. Julian has just released his first trio and electric guitar album on Mack Avenue, Arclight.