Kay-ta Matsuno is a guitarist you just have to hear to believe. Kayta is a virtuoso of the guitar. After he graduated from Berkley College of Music in Boston, he moved to Los Angeles. The broad capacity of his playing style (from Gospel, R&B, country, jazz, and rock) helped him to start his career as a session guitarist. His list of credits includes Marlena Shaw, Steve Porcaro, Virgil Donatti, Tony Macalpine, Natalie Cole, David Foster, Baby Face, Mark Levang, Mikal Blue, Jun Abe, Colby O’ donis, Rudy Cardenas, Angela Via ,NOVO Philharmonic Orchestra etc.
Mike Dawson and Kay-ta met and immediately started recording material for Dawson & Lazo’s recording projects. His virtuoso performances are incredible and his session experience and songwriting prowess has proven to be invaluable to Dawson & Lazo’s sessions and realization of their latest songs.