Music Department

Robert Fraser

Robert Fraser
Applied Faculty, Jazz Guitar

Music & Communication Building, Room 447
216. 687-5036
thefrase42@hotmail.com

Robert Fraser, Jazz Guitar, is a legend among Cleveland area guitarists. His resume boasts a wide array of performance highlights, including playing on Maureen McGovern’s “The Morning After,” and performing with The Cleveland Orchestra under Pierre Boulez and Christoph von Dohnányi. During his long and distinguished career, he has supported musical greats as Luciano Pavarotti, Maria Schneider, Pat Pace, Bill Dobbins, Grover Washington, and the great Marion McPartland. Mr. Fraser often performs with The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, and is an active theater orchestra musician having performed at the State, Palace, Hanna and Cleveland Playhouse Theaters. In addition, he has played on numerous radio and television ads, and contributed to Jim Kalal’s “Yuletide Gathering” through Mel Bay Publications. Mr. Fraser has a B.S.E.E. degree from the Case Institute of Technology (now Case Western Reserve University).

Start date 09/24/1990