Guitarist + Composer + Improviser

Dan Cosley is a guitarist, composer, and improviser based in Seattle, Washington.

Bio & CV here…


“Dan Cosley is a real, gifted musician with genuine skills as a composer. He belongs to a restricted community of guitarists who place music even above the guitar.”

– Roland Dyens


“Exceptional qualities as a performer, scholar, and human being… Cosley is also a very talented and accomplished composer and improviser.”

– Ricardo Iznaola


Bio & CV here…

Tsuki Kage (月かげ) by Dan Cosley (variations on a 12th-century Zen Buddhist hymn)

Estudios Sencillos 1-5 by Leo Brouwer

Silent Lunch by Dan Cosley (solo classical guitar improvisations)

弦月 (Crescent Moon) by Dan Cosley (six pieces for solo classical guitar)

Twelve Symphonic Images by Dan Cosley (short pieces for orchestra)