Jennifer Twombley is only the 3rd female guitarist to graduate from the world-famous Berklee School of Music in Boston.She received her Bachelor of Music in Guitar Performance diploma from Bonnie Raitt in 1992, and has been a busy performer throughout the Washington, DC area ever since.
She has performed in many diverse venues, including the Consulates of the Embassies of Great Britain and Sweden, the Annual Olender Foundation Awards for national and international leaders and celebrities, the estates of Robert Johnson (founder of BET) and Robert Duvall (Academy Award-winning actor), and school music master classes and clinics.
Jennifer is a well-rounded musician in a diverse set of musical styles. Jen and her husband Greg were the mainstay musicians in their duo at the 5-Star Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC for many years.They performed weekly for members of Congress, US and visiting world leaders, and many celebrities of the stage and screen.
Their versatility and class in their presentation of styles made them a hit with people from Senator Bob Dole to musician Wynton Marsalis to columnist George Will. Equally at home in Classical Styles, Jazz and Pop, this is a duo that both thrills and entertains, and has the unique ability to be unobtrusive “under conversation” as the need arises.Jennifer and Greg perform regularly in the duo, Just the 2 of Us, for events from private corporate and social events, to weddings and receptions, to featured musical offerings at Wolf Trap, The Kennedy Center, and many other world-class venues in the Washington, DC area.
Jennifer is a versatile guitarist in styles ranging from traditional Classical Guitar to Jazz to Pop to Rock’n’Roll. She performs both as a soloist, and in diverse musical settings from a Classical Duo to a 9-piece Variety Band performing Swing to Motown to Rock to Pop to Country.
Weekly, Jennifer and Greg are found leading a Contemporary Worship Band at The Lutheran Church of St. Andrew in Silver Spring, Maryland. Jennifer is the unique musician with the skill to perform as well as to teach.Her discipline and unwavering standards with her students is presented in a nurturing manner with poise and ease and fun!
As a performer, Jennifer maintains the highest standards of professionalism while always being available and responsive to the needs of your musical occasion. With her experience, expertise and grace, she will bring a level of sophistication to your musical event that you and your guests will long remember.