Jim Rutkowski is one of the most sought after guitar instructors in Connecticut, a member of the Rock House teaching staff, author and accomplished musician, Jim Rutkowski can best be described as a musical chameleon. He posses a rare ability to break down and teach as well as to share the stage with the industry’s most influential musicians. Jim has performed with Doug Wimbish, John McCarthy, and Jerome “Big Foot” Brailey among others.
As a member of the Rock House staff Jim works directly with the creator of the Rock House Method on product development with musicians such as Alexi Laiho, Rob Arnold of Chimaira, Atreyu, Marc Rizzo, David Ellefson, Leo Nocentelli and many other Rock House artists. He is known as “Professor Jim” on www.rockhousemethod.com, where more than 100,000 registered members from over 140 counties can access his workout routines.
According to Jim's MySpace site, several theory books authored by Jim will be published by Rock House in the fall of 2008.
Jimmy's debut album is going to the studio 2/8/08!! Jimmy has recruited a stellar line up to appear on the album.
The musicians include: Caitlin Calafus - Drums,Mark Manczuk - Percussion,Rich Roger - (Guest Appearance) Rhythm Guitar,Chris McCarvill - Bass and Sal Grillo - Keys
Jimmy's Rock House Instructor Profile
Professor Jim's School of Rock on Rock House
Jimmy's Personal MySpace Site