“Michael Angelo Batio is one of the pioneers of the “Shred” Guitar genre.
Michael showcased guitar techniques and innovations, for the first time, on his
early instructional programs as well as in live performances, that are now considered
“standard techniques” among guitarists throughout the entire world.
Angelo Batio started playing the piano at age 5 and started playing the guitar
at age 10. He has a B.A. in Music Theory and Composition from Northeastern Illinois