Jerry Wirkkala is a masterful guitarist who's been fusing Nuevo Flamenco, blues and jazz and has been performing around the Seattle area for a number of years. Jerry was recently joined by long-time friend Richard Ferguson.
Richard Ferguson has been a rock player for many years. After attending a Gipsy Kings concert Richard became inspired, purchased a classical guitar and began learning the Euro-Nuevo Flamenco style songs Jerry was playing. With his rock roots always present, Richard's unique sound adds a special element to Amigos Nobles. With the addition of Percussionist Angelo Ortiz, Amigos Nobles began evolving into something greater than anticipated.
Angelo Ortiz is a well-known, gifted percussionist, recently named Best Instrumentalist by the Washington Blues Society in 2016. Angelo has had multiple previous nominations for best percussionist and has appeared on the cover of "Big City Rhythm and Blues Magazine, a nationally published music trade magazine. Angelo has also played with notable greats, Randy Oxford and Lee Oskar, and appears on many CDs and recordings around the Northwest.