John Parricelli began his professional guitar playing career in 1982, and has
since worked in various areas of music. He was one of the founder members of Loose
Tubes in the 80's, touring and recording three albums. Since then he has pursued a
varied career, working with Kenny Wheeler, Andy Sheppard, Iain Ballamy, Norma
Winstone, Lee Konitz, Paul Motian, Julian Arguelles, Tim Whitehead, Eddie Parker,
WDR Band with Peter Erskine and Vince Mendoza, Mark Lockheart, Martin Speake,
Annie Whitehead and Gerard Presencer amongst others.
John is currently working with Andy Sheppard, Mark Lockheart's Scratch Band, Norma
Winstone/Iain Ballamy Trio, Stan Sulzmann/Kenny Wheeler Trio, Gerard Presencer,
Colin Towns Quintet and Mask Orchestra, Martin Speake Quartet and The Eddie Parker
Alongside this, John also works in other areas of music, having recorded with M
People, Judy Tzuke, Shara Nelson, Mike Oldfield and has played on numerous T.V and
feature films for Mike Figgis, George Fenton, Stephen Warbeck, Colin Towns, Trevor
Jones, Adrian Johnstone, Gabriel Yared, Dbigniev Preisner, Deborah Mollison,
Patrick Doyle , Paul Grabowsky and Rachel Portman.