Dave Gellis

Dave Gellis has had a truly remarkable career as a full-time professional guitarist for nearly four decades.

The lead guitarist for Blood, Sweat & Tears for much of that period, Dave has also toured, performed and/or recorded with internationally known major rock and jazz artists including such famous acts as Meat Loaf, Chuck Negron (Three Dog Night), Roger Glover (Deep Purple), Stanley Clarke, Pieces of a Dream, Phoebe Snow, Arturo Sandoval, Eddie Brigati (Rascals) and countless others.

In addition to numerous TV appearances, Dave has performed live in all 50 states, as well as in Europe, Australia and the Far East.

Incredibly well-versed in all styles of contemporary rock and pop music as well as jazz, Dave brings both his strong musical expertise and his wealth of performance and recording experience to our students here at The Rock Shop at TRC.