A current 'bio' I stole from the web !...

Petit performs on guitar with both his trio and his Quintet. In the studio he also plays bass, percussion, keyboards and sings. Petit composes and arranges for his live groups and in the studio for all instruments.

Petit's groups have shared the stage with some jazz legends over the years...McCoy Tyner, Betty Carter, Joe Lovano, Joshua Redman, James Carter, John Scofield, Joe Henderson, George Mraz, Al Foster, Michael Ray, Hieroglyphics...

He has been recorded on many projects as a sideman and has recently finished his second, self-produced and engineered release as a composer/performer/leader. This new project brings together influences from Metheny to Djavan to Jobim to Steely Dan was entirely recorded and mixed by Petit at walkerecordings studio in New York City. Mastered by Emily Lazar at The Lodge, it includes performances by some great New York musicians...

George plays Gibson Guitars and Suhr Guitars, LaBella Strings, Santa Cruz Guitars, Fender Basses - all through Suhr Amps.

...and is in the process of writing his third and fourth releases...available in the Fall of '14.