About

robbypoint11Robby grew up in New Jersey then moved to Connecticut when he was 10 years old. His family was very musical. His mom played piano and sang in the church choire. Robby’s older brother Michael played guitar in the original group called ” The Wanderers”. His brother Steve is also a guitar/bass player and also an accomplished song writer.

Robby moved to Las Vegas Nevada in 1998.

His first guitar lessons were 10 lessons for $10 dollars at the local recreation center. Shortly after, he started taking private lessons with local guitarist Tim Brennen who gave Rob an intro to the Classical Guitar. After a brief study with Tim, Robby started studying with Greg & Geoff Bonenberger, both of whom were students of the Great Maestro Andres Segovia.

Who are some of Robby’s Classical Guitar teachers?
Robby has studied either privately or attended Master Classes with the following teachers: Andres Segovia, John Williams, Michael Lorimer, Manuel Barreuco, Oscar Ghiglia, Greg Bonenberger, Geoff Bonenberger, David Leisner and others…

While Robby was attending G.I.T. – Guitar Institute of Technology nw recognized as Musicians Institute, in Hollywood California (1980’s) Rob had the opportunity to study with some of the best Jazz – Pop and Blues players in the world including: Pat Metheny, Joe Diorio, Pat Martino, Larry Carlton, Mick Goodrick,
Don Mock, Lenny Breau, Howard Roberts, Tommy Tedesco, Joe Pass, Edmund Tarrentino, Joe Tinari, Tony Lombardosi, Carl Shroder, Jimmy Wyble, Les Wise, Ron Eshete, Kimbo Smith, Lee Rittenour,
Howard Alden and others…

Where did Rob go to college?
Robert graduated from Guitar Institute of Technology in Hollywood California and later received a scholarship in performance in 1986 from the very prestigious Yale School of Music in New Haven
Connecticut.

Has Performed Private Events For or Honoring:
John Travolta
Steve Forbes
Andre Agassi
Ferrari Corporation
Bill Gates
Mark Victor Hansen – “Chicken Soup For The Soul” author.
Robert Mondovi – Wine Maker
Mount Blanc Pens
Robert G Allen
Chef Thomas Keller – The French Laundry Cookbook
John Childers
ESPY Award Winners
The Rolls Royce Club
Tony Curtis, etc…

He Has Opened Concert Events For:
Glenn Fry and The Eagles Band
Al Jarreau
Arlo Guthrie
Montel Williams

While in Las Vegas…
Robby has played as a soloist or in a band at almost every Hotel /Casino in Las Vegas, including:
Paris
Harrah’s
Bellagio
MGM Mansions
Ritz Carlton
Wynn Las Vegas
Caesars Palace
Las Vegas Hilton
Gold Coast Resorts
Mandalay Bay Resorts
The Four Seasons Hotel
Southern Highlands Resort
House of Blues” Foundation Room”
Lake Las Vegas Resorts…etc…

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