Melanie Jag

Melanie Jag is a jazz-pop guitarist working toward a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in music at York University. Her study of jazz has led her to develop a style of playing that encompasses traditional jazz methods as well as elements of pop and indie-folk to create a unique form of expression on the instrument. Outside of University, Melanie is an aspiring session guitarist and has worked with artists and producers of many genres including electronic, R&B, folk and reggae in the Greater Toronto Area and the U.S. On social media, Melanie is a content creator and actively posts song covers and transcriptions, and has created a series highlighting iconic women throughout music/guitar history, gaining attention from thousands. She also writes her own music and composes arrangements for solo guitar.