Jan Akkerman (1946) is one of the most respected Dutch guitarists for over 55 years.
Apart from his contribution to internationally known groups such as Brainbox and Focus, Jan also works with several other Dutch and international artists. He always knows how to combine elements from rock, jazz, classical music and dance in his own unique way.
Jan Akkerman is still one of the most influential guitarsts from The Netherlands. His new album 'Close Beauty' reflects this with its freshness, energy and inpredicitability. Jan shares his passion for guitar not only with his current bandmembers, but especially with his worldwide audience.