Born in Prague, the city of a hundred spires, George has spent the last five decades living and playing music on three continents. He holds a music diploma from the Royal College of Music in London and a Master's degree from the University of Essex.
In late 2011, sponsored by the late great guitar legend, Larry Coryell, George relocated from Toronto, Canada, to the US and is now active on the Central Florida music scene. He has worked as a solo artist for Disney, he leads a jazz combo, The Fire Jass Trio, and is active with his band Swing Boutique, playing "Parisian cafe music" - anything from Django Reinhardt to Edith Piaf to musette waltzes.
George has worked for Full Sail University and other studios in Orlando and vicinity. He also travels to Canada a few times a year to perform with his six piece swing band, Bohemian Swing. Bohemian Swing has performed at countless Canadian Jazz festivals through the years.
George is a prolific songwriter and producer - you can hear his music on all the usual streaming outlets as well as on jazz stations across North America, such as
He has written music for TV and film and has composed for and produced various artists. George's music publishing company CornerMusic is registered with ASCAP.
Brokenhearted - with the wonderful Esther Severac
To see where George is playing this week, go to the Gigs page.
The Fire Jass Trio
LIVE every Wednesday from 6 - 8pm at The Fire restaurant, Winter Haven, FL