Victor E. Hodge

Victor E. Hodge

BandJazzAdult Contemporary

Modern day jazz guitarist, Victor E. Hodge's unique fusion of fanatical, guitar-driven music, along with his vibrant live performances brings you a variety of different flavors to appease your musical taste buds!!!

Biography

Professional guitarist and composer, Victor E. Hodge's versatility, creativity, undeniable talent, and strong passion for modern day jazz has been the driving forces that has paved his way to a never ending road of musical success. His vibrant live performances illustrate his intense admiration for his craft; while his unique fusion of fanatical guitar-driven music signifies that he is very well versed in many musical genres.
Victor, a native of the beautiful and breathtaking Carribean island Curacao; musical journey began in church. Being the son of a minister, Victor's musical instillation was deeply rooted in gospel music. However, the self-taught guitarist's fascination and love for music, (profoundly influenced by legendary jazz musicians such as Wes Montgomery, Grant Green, Kenny Burrell, and all time favorite, George Benson), grew exceedingly, which inspired Victor to branch out on his own and relocate to New York to carefully expand his talents.
Victor consistently shared his talents by performing alongside a variety of diverse instrumentalists, as well as nationally acclaimed artists, which include, but is not limited to, the early 70's R&B group, "The Persuaders", (known for there chart topping classic, "Thin Line Between Love & Hate"). The Persuaders, impressed by his musicianship and style, hired Victor as one of their guitarists, which gave him the "big break" that he needed to launch his music career.
When traveling on the road, Victor is the musical director for Theodis Ealey Band. When he is not on the road, you can catch his phenomenal live performances in a variety of venues in Atlanta, GA; performing alongside his own "self-titled" band.
Currently, Victor is working on his highly anticipated debut CD entitled, "Reasons to Believe"; which is scheduled to be released next spring. Combining a variety of different flavors to appease your musical taste buds, Victor's debut CD will give you all the reasons to believe that Victor E. Hodge will be around for a very long time!!!