Jani Moder is a world-class guitarist who has achieved international renown and has for years been considered one of the foremost Slovenian music artists. He began to play the classical guitar at the age of eight. Later he graduated with distinction from the prestigious Berklee College of Music in Boston, where he received multiple awards, and completed his master’s degree at the Academy of Music in Graz, Austria, also with distinction. He has performed across Europe, the United States, and Africa, recorded with numerous world-class artists and ensembles, including the European Movement Jazz Orchestra, and contributed to more than 40 releases as a guest musician. His own discography includes three albums, Momentum (2008), Sky High Low Down (2012), and Abacus (2014), all of which have received great acclaim from audiences and garnered glowing reviews from influential critics. He teaches jazz guitar at the Academy of Music and the Conservatoire of Music and Ballet in Ljubljana. His intelligent playing, steeped in emotion and full of musical surprises, is engaging and unlikely to leave the listener indifferent.