“Mazurka” by Daniel Fortea, arranged by LVJ

“Caress the passion that lives inside your music.” ~LVJ









Richard Altenbach – Hollywood studio musician, LVJ collaborator and composer for film, TV, video games, and concert stage. 


Composers Cooperative – A talented group of film, movie and concert composers in Nevada County.



Cullan Bryant Piano  – Manhattan based LVJ arranger, pianist, and Chamber musician.


David Leisner – Classical Guitarist and Composer – regarding Focal Dystonia.



David Eby cellist extraordinaire.



Evergreen State College – Guitarist and president Dr. Thomas L. Purce – LVJ touring and performing partner.



Flying Whale Recording – Bruce Wheelock recording studios in the Sierra Nevada.



G.I. Jams – Home of United States military veterans/composers works.




Hospitality House – LVJ and son Alex played many benefits for this organization.




Idaho State University – LVJ earned degrees here became a faculty member and founded and taught classical guitar in the music department.



InConcert Sierra – One of the finest concert presenting organizations anywhere.




Ithaca College – Home of Professor Mark A. Radice who composed Tocatta Evocation and Fandango for LVJ.



Jerrianne Van Dyke – Artist, Painter and a producer of CD cover art.



Jose Luis Merlin – An LVJ collaborator and one of the world’s foremost folkloric/classical guitar composers.



Jose Oribe – Guitar Maker – LVJ plays a Jose Oribe Gran Suprema classical guitar.



KVMR – The best Nevada County and Sacramento, California community radio station.

Larry Huntington – Filmmaker and Photographer extraordinaire based in Grass Valley, CA.


Larry Scott Photography – An award winning destination photographer in Grass Valley just east of Sacramento, CA, serving all of Northern California.


National Center for Military PTSD – The center of excellence for research and education on the prevention, understanding, and treatment of PTSD.

Plasmadyne Animation Science – Creative internet solutions, specializing in custom WordPress designs with TA Chance Design.

 Banff School of Fine Arts-
LVJ studied with guitarist Alirio Diaz here.

Craig Palmer – known as “Dr. Awesome” is a LVJ collaborator and arranger/composer

Sacramento Guitar Society – A growing and vital resource and concert presenting organization for Northern California.

San Francisco Conservatory of Music – Many wonderful studies, friends, and master classes here.

San Francisco State University – One of the best parts of LVJ’s master’s degree education.

Sibelius Music Notation Copyist – Woody Splawn notates scores for LVJ.

William O’Daly – Neruda Translator – A consummate poet who has been a performing partner with LVJ over the years.

Philip Rothman – NYC Music Services – LVJ collaborator, arranger, and Sibelius Notation expert.

Kasia Severaid LVJ Artist collaborator