Orest Dziatyk (Hawk)
Music Careers Mentoring Program,
|Occupation:||Professional guitarist, recording artist, composer and teacher.|
Hawk grew up in Chicago, Illinois where he played music beginning from a young age, starting with clarinet and violin, guitar at the age of 18 and classical guitar shortly after.
Hawk Odziatyk's bands (Imperial Rage and Septer) have sold CDs all over the world on 5 continents.
Orest had virtuoso guitar instruction with famous instructor Tom Hess, classical guitar training with Paul Henry, flamenco guitar lessons with Hector Fernanadez, jazz instruction with Greg Shearer & Frank Dawson and bass guitar lessons with Rick Showalter of Liquid Soul. He also studied piano for 13 years.
Hawk has been very inspired by the following great musicians throughout his life - Stanley Jordan, Malmsteen, Mozart, Stravinsky, Liszt, Bach, Paginni, and Schenker.
- 2007 - The Chronicles Compilation CD
- 2007 – Septer -The God Key
- 2003 – Septer -Transgressor
- 1997 - Imperial Rage - fire in The Sky
- 1983 – Transgressor - Live
Professional Recording Experience:
- Transgressor / Studio Media
- Energy Vampires Phil Bonnet
- Fire Storm/Tone Zone
- Imperial Rage/Impulse Records
- Septer / Impulse Records
Various Classical pieces & Flamenco pieces
Wish you could quickly develop killer guitar technique to play guitar like Hawk or like your favorite players (who have skills that are beyond your level for now)?
You can do it faster than you think. Too many guitar players spend years making snail-like progress in their guitar playing when they could be at a much higher level than what they are at.
You don't want to end up like them and waste tons of time and add tons of frustration into your guitar playing. Plus, nothing is more fun than getting better by leaps and bounds in your playing every time you practice. This makes playing guitar extremely fun and rewarding - just like it should be.
Do what Hawk did and take lessons with an expert guitar teacher.
Taking lessons with an experienced guitar teacher helps you correct frustrating mistakes in your playing that may be holding you back from reaching the next level. The expertise of a great teacher helps you quickly spot mistakes, understand how to fix them and take action to get better fast.
It’s amazing how quickly guitar players improve when they have the help of a guitar teacher vs. having to learn it all on their own.
It really is like super-charging your playing!
Don't sit around and wait for your guitar playing to get better – tale action now to give yourself the boost you need to play like you always wanted.