Russell Favret is a guitarist currently residing in the Durham NC area. He received a degree in Jazz Studies from Florida State University where he studied with bassist Rodney Jordan and guitarist Leo Welch. Alongside of his studies, he had the opportunity to perform with many different artists in a variety of settings. Highlights include a performance with trumpeter Sean Jones in a quintet playing original music of his, and two sets with an octet at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in New York City. Today Russell Favret performs regularly in Durham and surrounding areas.