Donovan Raitt

Acoustic Fingerstyle Guitarist

An emerging new voice in the world of modern fingerstyle guitar, acoustic guitarist Donovan Raitt incorporates percussive techniques, strong melodic hooks, influences ranging from Jazz to Rock and Classical music, and innovative performance techniques to create a unique sound all his own. Based in Orange County, CA, Donovan has released two albums of solo acoustic guitar music, his latest album, 2014's "Pursuing the Horizon" was produced by fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Antoine Dufour.


Welcome to the 5 minute fingerstlye lesson blog!  I'm excited to demonstrate basic to advanced fingerstyle techniques in short 5 minute video lessons. Check out our youtube page, subscribe, and be sure to check our the lessons page for more in-depth explanations and private one-on-one help with these techniques!