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Years active  1977–present
Website  www.brucegaitsch.com
Name  Bruce Gaitsch

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Born  February 7, 1953 (age 62) (1953-02-07)
Genres  Rock, hard rock, pop, AOR
Occupation(s)  Musician, composer, producer
Instruments  Guitar, vocals, keyboards, sitar, Dobro
Role  Composer · brucegaitsch.com
Albums  A Lyre In A Windstorm, Aphasia, Sincerely, Nightingale, Nova
Associated acts  Madonna, Richard Marx, Peter Cetera, Rodney Atkins
Similar People  Patrick Leonard, Bill Champlin, Jay Graydon, Amy Sky, Richard Marx

Guitarist Songwriter Bruce Gaitsch Suffers debilitating Stroke


Bruce R. Gaitsch (born February 7, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American guitarist, composer, and producer. He is best known for working with notable bands and musicians such Chicago, Peter Cetera, Madonna, and Agnetha Fältskog as a session musician and songwriter. Gaitsch co-wrote the Madonna song "La Isla Bonita", an international #1 single that earned Gaitsch an award from the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers in 1987. He has collaborated numerous times with fellow Chicago native Richard Marx whose career he was instrumental in launching.

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Bruce Gaitsch playing a McPherson Carbon Series Sable


Solo albums

Bruce Gaitsch The Agnetha Fltskog Archives Photo Gallery 9

  • 1995 – A Lyre in a Windstorm
  • 1997 – Aphasia
  • 2002 – Nova
  • 2003 – One on One (with Janey Clewer)
  • 2003 – Countertale (with Tommy Denander)
  • 2006 – Nightingale
  • 2006 – Sincerely
  • Other appearances

    Bruce Gaitsch Acoustip March 2011 Bruce Gaitsch YouTube

  • 1977 – Jim PeterikDon't Fight the Feeling
  • 1984 – Barbra StreisandEmotion
  • 1984 – Evelyn "Champagne" King – So Romantic
  • 1985 – Evelyn "Champagne" King – A Long Time Coming
  • 1986 – Pauli Carman – Dial My Number
  • 1986 – Madonna – True Blue
  • 1987 – Timothy B. SchmitTimothy B.
  • 1987 – Richie HavensSimple Things
  • 1987 – Richard Marx – Richard Marx
  • 1987 – Martha DavisPolicy
  • 1987 – Jody WatleyJody Watley
  • 1988 – Gary WrightWho I Am
  • 1988 – Nick KamenUs
  • 1988 – Glenn FreySoul Searchin'
  • 1988 – Peter Cetera – One More Story
  • 1988 – Julio IglesiasNon Stop
  • 1988 – Agnetha Fältskog – I Stand Alone
  • 1989 - Stacey Q - Nights Like This
  • 1989 – Richard Marx – Repeat Offender
  • 1989 – Julian LennonMr. Jordan
  • 1989 – Madonna – Like A Prayer
  • 1989 – PocoLegacy
  • 1990 – Timothy B. Schmit – Tell Me The Truth
  • 1990 – Glenn MedeirosGlenn Medeiros
  • 1990 – Marc JordanC.O.W.
  • 1991 – Richard Marx – Rush Street
  • 1991 – Tommy PageFrom The Heart
  • 1992 – Peter Cetera – World Falling Down
  • 1992 – Freddie JacksonTime For Love
  • 1992 – Celine DionCeline Dion
  • 1992 – Bill ChamplinBurn Down the Night
  • 1992 – Restless Heart – Big Iron Horses
  • 1992 – Roger WatersAmused To Death
  • 1993 – Jay Graydon – Airplay for the Planet
  • 1994 – Ednita NazarioPasiones
  • 1994 – Richard Marx – Paid Vacation
  • 1994 – 4HimThe Ride
  • 1995 – Dionne FarrisWild Seed – Wild Flower
  • 1995 – Mark Winkler – Tales From Hollywood
  • 1995 – Peter Cetera – One Clear Voice
  • 1995 – Chicago – Night & Day: Big Band
  • 1995 – Sheena EastonMy Cherie
  • 1995 – Michael W. SmithI'll Lead You Home
  • 1995 – Bill Champlin – He Started To Sing
  • 1996 – Tamara ChamplinYou Won't Get To Heaven Alive
  • 1996 – Bill Champlin – Through It All
  • 1996 – 4HimThe Message
  • 1996 – Fee WaybillDon't Be Scared by These Hands
  • 1996 – Amy Sky – 'Cool Rain
  • 1997 – Amy Morriss – Within The Sound of Your Voice
  • 1997 – Lara FabianPure
  • 1997 – Richard Marx – Flesh & Bone
  • 1997 – Phillips Craig & Dean – Where Strength Begins
  • 1998 – Deborah Franco – Deborah Franco
  • 1999 – Yolanda AdamsMountain High...Valley Low
  • 2000 – Wayne WatsonWayne Watson
  • 2000 – Kenny RogersThere You Go Again
  • 2000 – Elton JohnThe Road To El Dorado
  • 2000 – Tammy Trent – Set You Free
  • 2000 – Richard Marx – Days in Avalon
  • 2000 – Gladys KnightAt Last
  • 2000 – 4Him – Hymns: A Place of Worship
  • 2001 – Kelly KeagyTime Passes
  • 2001 – Elton JohnSongs from the West Coast
  • 2001 – Jim BrickmanSimple Things
  • 2001 – Hanne BoelMy Kindred Spirit
  • 2001 – Peter Cetera – Another Perfect World
  • 2001 – Charlotte ChurchEnchantment
  • 2002 – AOR – L.A Reflection
  • 2002 – Jim BrickmanValentine
  • 2003 – Jim Brickman – Valentine
  • 2003 – AOR Dreaming Of L.A
  • 2003 – Rodney Atkins – Honesty
  • 2004 – AOR Nothing But The Best
  • 2004 – Joshua Payne – Your Love, My Home
  • 2004 – Peter Cetera – You Just Gotta Love Christmas
  • 2004 – Bebo NormanTry
  • 2004 – Richard Marx – My Own Best Enemy
  • 2004 – Joe CockerHeart & Soul
  • 2004 – Michael W. Smith – Healing Rain
  • 2005 – Peter Cetera – Faithfully
  • 2005 – Cy CurninMayfly
  • 2006 – Michael W. Smith – Stand
  • 2006 – Kelly KeagyI'm Alive
  • 2007 – Michael Paige – Michael Paige
  • 2008 – Richard Marx – Sundown
  • 2008 – Bill Champlin – No Place Left To Fall
  • 2009 – Adele Morgan – This One Life
  • 2010 – AOR L.A Ambition
  • 2011 – George CanyonBetter Be Home Soon
  • 2011 – Richard Marx – Stories To Tell
  • 2011 – Lionville – Lionville
  • 2012 – AOR L.A Temptation
  • 2012 – Harry ShearerCan't Take A Hint
  • 2013 – Fergie Frederiksen – Any Given Moment
  • 2013 – Lara FabianLe Secret
  • 2014 – Waylon – Heaven After Midnight
  • 2014 – Richard Marx – Beautiful Goodbye

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    References

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