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Porée is an accomplished composer-arranger-producer-guitarist.
He has been fortunate to build his career in Los Angeles around
music. He was the lead guitarist on the BBC hit show ‘Dancing with
the Stars’ from 2005 through 2013. Having grown up in a
multi-cultural environment, Greg Porée was deeply influenced by the
exposure to diverse styles of music, ranging from Bach to Beatles,
and from Villa-Lobos to Motown. Greg has worked with a diverse group
of musicians from Ray Charles and Herbie Hancock to Diana Ross,
Sting and Phoebe Snow. He can be heard on landmark albums from
artists such as Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Stanley Turrentine,
Randy Crawford, Albert King, Ahmad Jamal, Benny Golson, Donald Byrd
and and James Blunt. As a musical director his credits include Sonny
and Cher, The Supremes, Gladys Knight and the Pips and Joan Baez.
Greg produced groundbreaking solo albums in association with Sting
for world music master Vinx. Greg is music director of CJF.