Dylan Whitney

Dylan Whitney

 Kiefer, Oklahoma, USA
BandBluesJazz

I am a 14year old that can attract a crowd not only as a young musician but with the quality of music I play. I have been ackloledged by my peers at other shows and festivals and take pride in putting on a show that will rival the seasoned veteran, I have all pro quality gear.

Biography

At the amazing young age of only 14 years old, Dylan Whitney is truly a gifted musician. Dylan was raised around Gospel music and gives God all of the credit for his talent. Though very young in age he is a very mature Guitar player.
Dylan has played all over the state of Oklahoma whether as a solo artist or traveling with his school Jazz Band. His influences are Eric Clapton, BB King, Buddy Holly, Bob Wotton & many more. In his solo shows you will experience smooth Jazz, Blues, Classic Rock & even Gospel Music.
Dylan performs monthly at the Second Saturday Arts Festival at the Riverwalk Crossing in Jenks, & bi monthly at the Art Rocks Riverside event at Elwood’s & the Blue Rose Café in Tulsa. He was recently a featured artist at the Bixby BBQ & Music festival, played at the Tulsa State Fair,opened up for the Route 66 Music Tour in Stroud and many more. Dylan is currently playing Friday & Saturday nights at Jakes Place BBQ in Bixby Ok. You can also find him playing at fund raisers for families in need or even at your local Church.
Accomplishments:
• Honored by making the advanced Jazz Band as a 6th grader at Clyde Boyd Middle School.
• Won an Outstanding soloist award at the Heartland Music Festival in Oklahoma City OK.
• Won an Outstanding Soloist award at the Verdigris OK Jazz competition.
• Won First place in the Bixby Green Corn Festival talent show in the 14 to 18 age group.
• Won 3 consecutive most talented male awards at senior youth camp in Arkansas.
• Watching the crowd asking each other is he really playing that?

Reviews
"Dylan Whitney has an incredible natural ability to play his guitar, and he shows great maturity while playing in various styles throughout a show. Dylan transcends the normal thought a young guitar player, and he produces sounds of a seasoned veteran through velocity and taste way beyond his years. Dylan Whitney is one of the greatest young talents that I have seen, and we are experiencing only the beginning of what is to be a long and successful career in music." -James Wilson Clyde Boyd Band Director

“Dylan Whitney has played for many of the Art Shows I have had a hand in organizing. He has played RiverWalk Crossing's Second Saturday many times & Art Rocks Riverside at Elwoods. Everyone who has had the pleasure of seeing him play is amazed at his ability. He is truly a gifted guitarist. I plan to book him this season often!” -Amy Addington Artist / Event Coordinator

Discography

Dylan Whitney is currently in the Studio cutting his first CD project. Dylan has been plugged on several radio and Televison Stations.

Set List

The Thrill Is Gone
Heaven
Diamonds
Cocaine
Talk to your daughter
Tears in Heaven
Sweet Home Chicago
Little Wing
A version of Pride & Joy
Many songs that are Blues & Jazz songs that are unnamed.