New Single Out On February 9th!

My new single - “7 Monkeys” - will be released on all streaming platforms on Friday February 9th. It's a song that guitar aficionados will love. It's a swinging Latin jazz piece with lots of playful melodies and intricate guitar…

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Firefly Hits #1

FIREFLY is currently #1 on the Top 100 Streaming Latin Charts! Thanks for listening everyone.

Akademia Hall of Fame

Amazing News! I was inducted into the Akademia Hall of Fame. I'll be receiving my award next May in LA.

Coming Soon: Firefly

COMING SOON! Firefly is an energetic, upbeat rhumba from Latin guitar master Johannes Linstead. the song features Colombian percussionist Alejandro Pérez Morales on timbales, congas and bongó. Check back for release date!

Johannes Wins Artist of the Year Award

The Akademia Awards winners were just announced and I'm excited to share with you that I won “World Beat Artist of the Year”!!! Here's the announcement:

"The Akademia Music Awards is pleased to present the award for Artist Of The…

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New Single: Kealakekua Bay

Feel the sunlight on your face and ocean breeze in your hair as the dreamy sounds of Kealakekua Bay take you to the seaside of Hawaii''s Big Island. Kealakekua Bay was inspired by the yoga retreats I conducted in Kona…

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25K on Spotify Milestone!

WOWWWW! I just reached 25,000 followers on Spotify! Whether it's on Spotify, Apple, Pandora, Deezer, YouTube or wherever - I appreciate your support!

Shades of Night - Out Now!

My newest piano composiion, “Shades of Night,” can now be heard on all streaming platforms. Please like and share my music with your friends and family - it helps me out a lot. Thank you!

Review of Somewhere Beyond The Clouds

"A trio of piano, violin and cello can be especially evocative, as it is in this case. Smooth and flowing, "Somewhere Beyond the Clouds" is a heartfelt remembrance for someone well-loved. Very quiet, reflective and deeply emotional, it's a…

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