Olivier Zyngier has been performing and teaching bluegrass and swing guitar, mandolin, and bass for many years. He has been a member or leader of several bands, from world music (French, klezmer, Balkan) to bluegrass and country, jazz, and swing. He’s been a T.A. and teacher at various bluegrass camps and festivals. He teaches swing guitar and leads the bluegrass jam at the Freight and Salvage in Berkeley.