Adrian Holovaty

Adrian Holovaty is a guitarist from Chicago, currently living in Amsterdam. He began playing in this style in 2005 and has studied and performed with many of the modern-day greats.

Adrian taught a weekly gypsy jazz class at Chicago’s Old Town School of Folk Music for several years and has attended Django In June (an annual instructional camp) every year since 2007 — including three years on the teaching staff there.

You might have run across some of Adrian’s YouTube videos, including the gypsy-jazz version of the Super Mario Bros. 2 theme. :-)

Adrian Holovaty YouTube transcriptions

100% accurate tab and notation from four of Adrian’s popular guitar arrangements.

Gypsy jazz chord voicings

Learn all the common chord shapes used in gypsy jazz guitar.

“Bridal Chorus” guitar tab

Learn a beautiful fingerstyle arrangement of “Here Comes The Bride” for acoustic guitar.