About

Lee Barbour is a musician from Charleston, SC. As a guitarist, he has performed/recorded with several international artists, including guitar legend Joe Beck (Miles Davis), Fred Wesley (James Brown), Earl Klugh, Chris Bullock and Justin Stanton (Snarky Puppy), Cody Wright (Joe Bonamassa, Peter Erskine), John Blackwell (Prince, D’Angelo) Quentin Baxter (Ranky Tanky, Rene Marie) Jeff Sipe, Kebbi Williams (Tedeschi Trucks Band), Elise Testone (American Idol), Ellis Hall, and Cary Ann Hearst (Shovels and Rope). He has been reviewed in Jazz Times and had appearances in Spin Magazine and the New York Times.

As a composer, he has written music for trailers, documentaries, animation, commercials and feature film. Lee taught guitar at The New York City Guitar School and The College of Charleston and continues to teach privately. He performs regularly with several different projects and tours with Jazz is Phish. He currently lives in paradise, Charleston, SC.

Performance

Production

Guitars, bass, beat, synths.

Guitars, bass, beat, synths.

Production, guitars, bass, mixing.

MIDI arrangement, orchestration and production, mixing.

MIDI arrangement, orchestration and production, mixing.

Albums

Ultrasound

2019

NonFiction

2012

Songs for Singing

2007

Press

Lee Barbour is one of the best jazz guitarists in the country.

Joe Beck

Guitarist for Miles Davis, Paul Simon, James Brown

Lee Barbour is one of my favorite composers and players. His music has the perfect balance of feeling and intellect.
Kebbi Williams

Grammy-winning saxophonist for Tedeschi Trucks Band

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