Gloria Guido


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Guido's Music

Gloria Guido studied classical music and opera before meeting her husband, jazz man Joe Guido. Together the couple opened Guido’s Music in Chicago, Illinois, in 1958, the same year they were married. When Joe would go on the road to perform, Gloria operated the store and eventually grew the lesson programs offered at the store. Joe passed away in early 2008 before their 50th wedding anniversary.