Piers Lawrence, a soulful, melodic Jazz guitarist, and prolific songwriter was born in Manhattan, raised in San Francisco, CA and Geneva, Switzerland.
He's an alum of the Harlem-based, Jazz-Mobile Orchestra and studied with jazz greats Barry Galbraith and Ted Dunbar. He played Broadway shows including 'Guys and Dolls', 'Dancin', 'Hubie', and 'Your Arms Too Short to Box With God', toured and recorded with Wilson Picket, The Main Ingredient, Ester Phillips, Phyilis Hyman, The Caribbean Allstars and Merl Saunders.
Piers lives in New York City, bringing his love of jazz music both to the live stage and to internet radio, where he hosts "Manhattan Jazz" on www.TribecaRadio.net. His record label, JazzNet Media produces independent projects such as "Stolen Moments" which features three original compositions, Samba Christina, Everytime and Dimanche. A NEW Single, "Still There" by the Piers Lawrence Quartet is now Available from CDBaby, iTunes, Amazon.com, and directly from JazzNet Media.