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United States - California - LA United States - California

Kay Das

Kay Das is a professional steel guitarist with a wide-ranging and unique background based in Orange County/ Los Angeles. He is an active player, and has produced 14 steel guitar instrumental CDs to date, many of them available on, iTUnes and He has several compositions to his credit and makes his own arrangements. He plays both lap steel and pedal steel guitars with a repertoire that covers the range from pop, blues, island, Hawaiian, exotica, country, rock, standards, to light classical. He traces some of his influences to Garney Nyss, Jerry Byrd, Buddy Emmons, and others and he was a student of Winnie Winston. A regular player at steel guitar events and a recent winner at a Hawaii Music Awards competition, he is very active in promoting the steel guitar to a wide variety of audiences, and has made to date well over 200 recordings on steel guitar. He is a regular contributor to steel guitar and guitar forums world-wide and has performed at public events in the US, UK, Italy, India, and Singapore. He specified the design of the “Steelocaster” which combines the sound of the Stratocaster guitar with that of a lap steel guitar. He has recently formed a new quartet, “Steel and Voices” who are local to Orange County. In addition, he teaches the steel guitar, organizes workshops, and enjoys jamming and session work.