"Brilliant original compositions...breathtaking." - Contra Costa Times
"A whole new sub-genre of jazz" - National Public Radio
"Exploring uncharted territory...uncannily familiar and yet completely fresh" - Andrew Gilbert, Jazz Critic
"Stunning...one of the more interesting releases of the new year" - JazzWest
Welcome to the music website for composer, guitarist, and inventor Jack West. Jack plays 8-string acoustic guitar and creates original instrumental music. In recent years Jack has been working on building a new instrument that he invented called the Gliss. He is planning to release new music performed on the Gliss in the future. Until then, check out one of Jack's 6 albums.