Alek Darson

Sesh Guitar, Bass, Mix/Master

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I'm a Berklee Performance Grad with a professional home studio. Focusing on Prog Rock/Metal, with years of worldwide experience in Pop, Electro, Orchestral, and Hip-Hop. Open for session work, production, mixing/mastering, arranging, and complete production. Let's make your project happen.

In the realm of modern progressive music, ALEK DARSON emerges as a captivating force, defying conventions with his enigmatic guitar work. His compositions transcend genres, captivating hearts and minds worldwide. Alek Darson's artistic journey weaves through Europe, Boston, Los Angeles, and his current home in Toronto. With his European roots and American education at Berklee College of Music, Darson immerses himself in the vibrant tapestry of Progressive Metal drawing inspiration from diverse musical landscapes.

Unleashing his guitar prowess, Darson weaves intricate sonic structures that defy categorization. Sharing his musical talents on recordings alongside luminaries such as John Petrucci, Vinnie Moore, Guthrie Govan, and more, Darson crafts each note with unwavering dedication. Within his recording studio, music is his gateway for self-expression and profound audience connection.

Praised by legends of the industry, such as Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater, Darson's unique tone resonates with raw intensity. He pushes the boundaries of instrumental music alongside drummers like Matt Garstka and Marco Minnemann, with unparalleled synergy. Metal Injection hails him as "The Best Composer You Never Heard Of," while Guitar World showcases his exceptional talent and unique musical vision.

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GenresSounds Like
  • Animals As Leaders
  • Dream Theater
  • Rush
Gear Highlights
  • Fractal Audio
  • Wood Guerilla
  • Avid
  • Steinberg
  • SPL
  • Yamaha
  • Studio Logic
  • Cubase
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