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Jesse Montoya is an acoustic finger style guitarist and singer songwriter from Jacksonville, FL.

Montoya plays many venues and events in Jacksonville including The Riverside Arts Market, rain dogs, Downtown Art Walk, 1904 Music Hall, The Cummer Museum, Shanty Town Pub, Grape & Grain Exchange and more.Montoya’s first album, “Jesse Montoya, Guitar & Voice” debuted in the Fall of 2014.


Most recently Jesse Montoya was named “Florida’s Solo Artist of the Year- 2015” by Bridging the Music Productions.

“A voice as graceful as Joni Mitchell’s… bluesy and earthy, Montoya’s is transcendent” – Arbus January 2016

“Montoya’s awareness of traditional music injects the folk, blues, and country hues that color her work” – Folio Weekly, Aug 2015

Top Ten  in the “Music” category for One Spark 2014, The Worlds Crowd Funding Festival.

“With a background in art, music and photography, Montoya creates a relaxing atmosphere…”
– Folio Weekly 2013