Nelson has been teaching guitar privately and to group classes for 25 years. He was formerly on the faculty of the acclaimed 92 St.Y School of Music. In addition to teaching, Nelson is also a performing and recording artist with many years of performing experience in the Jazz, Latin, and Pop music genres. He graduated from CUNY City College with a BFA in Music, and in January he will begin his Masters Degree in Jazz Performance and Composition. I have a new recording, 'The Latin Side of Wes Montgomery' will be released on ZOHO Music.