About Rick

RickChinisciHeadshot With over 40 years of professional experience, Rick Chinisci’s versatile and elegant guitar playing transcends genres from classical to jazz to rock to Broadway.

He has performed with luminaries such as Liza Minnelli, Luciano Pavarotti, Della Reese, Carol Channing, Debbie Reynolds, Petula Clark, Marilyn McCoo, The Drifters, Tanya Tucker, most recently touring with Andrea Bocelli.

As a multi-instrumentalist (banjo, mandolin, ukulele, accordion) he plays with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, Denver Center Attractions, and Central City Opera, among others, including the world premiere of In Mis Palabras. Rick’s heart and soul lays in jazz: he appears weekly with the Danny Showers Trio at the Denver landmark Brown Palace Hotel and has so for 20 years.