Bayo Fayemi is an up and coming guitarist/bandleader/composer. He began to study the guitar and jazz at the age of 18. He honed his skills in the York College Big Band, before joining several ensembles around NYC. His styles of choice range from Jazz, R &B, and the Blues. He is set to record his debut album this Spring.
Bayo has honed his skills in numerous NYC venues, including: B.B. King’s Lucille Room, The Shrine, Silvana, DROM, Rockwood Music Hall, Lovecraft Bar, The Illinois Jacquet Performance Space, Jamaica Performing Arts Center, York College Arts Festival, and the Air train Jazz Festival. Many of these venues he has entered as a leader. Bayo has performed with the legendary Bernard Purdie, Leon Kaleta, The Label Noir, Jeanne Marie Boes, Noel Wippler, Johnny Hobbes, and has opened for funk/soul band Erehmeta and jazz pianist Mark Adams.