Patrick Ki's journey began in the island paradise of Hawaii, where he spent his youth amidst the gentle rhythms of the ocean and beautiful sounds of Hawaiian music.
If you listen closely to his unique artistry, you can recognize the influence of the island "slack key" guitar.

Patrick Ki 2010

The enormous skill and musical sensitivity of this gifted guitarist was immediately evident and soon propelled him beyond the borders of his native homeland. In the pursuit of excellence, Patrick Ki traveled to both the East Coast and West Coast, becoming one of the first musicians to be honored with degrees from two of the nation's finest guitar schools.

The sheer scope of Patrick's achievements is truly outstanding. In addition to performing extensively across the country in concerts and music festivals, Ki has contributed to numerous film and television soundtracks.

The debut of Patrick Ki as a recording artist was met with unanimous acclaim by both music reviewers and listeners alike. The soothing yet uplifting quality of his signature sound continues to touch the hearts of thousands, who encircle the globe from Mexico to Australia to China and Beyond!

At present Patrick divides his time between Sedona, AZ and Hawaii, performing as the exclusive resident musician at "Tlaquepaque" de Sedona. (

Join along with Patrick Ki's fans and journey into his wonderful World of beautiful Music!

  Patrick Ki (left) receives his Bachelor of Music degree from jazz legend Herbie Hancock.


Guitar Magazine

"Patrick's musicality renders his technique invisible. What the listener gets is pure melody, harmony and rhythm, along with a sense of wonder as to how easily the music connects on all levels."


Artscape Magazine

"Ki proves himself as a premier guitarist. He plays with great feeling and virtuosic technique and an obvious love for the music, the instrument and his listeners."


Guitar Player Magazine

"…a smooth sound and technique. Patrick Ki's music would fit in perfectly next to any Windham Hill collection."



To Robert Cory ~ My heartfelt and sincere appreciation for your outstanding musical contributions & genuine friendship.As someone who has true integrity, you are absolutely great to work with, know and to share laughs with!

To Lelle ~ For your constant insight, intensity and passion, plus your outrageous sense of humor ~! The definition of "Zahara" in Syrian is 'Desert Rose' ~ so very true!

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Home page music for Desert Series Music Co. composed and arranged by Patrick Ki And Robert Cory. Copyright 2000 Desert Series Music Co.

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