Ben Monder is one of the most respected names in the world of modern Jazz guitar, with a career that has spanned over several decades. Based out of NYC, he has relied on his 1982 Ibanez AS-50 as his main axe for the majority of his career. He has worked with a countless amount of musicians throughout his career as both a bandleader and as a sideman, some of which include George Garzone, Maria Schneider and Paul Motian.