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Classic Jazz & Swing Guitar

Classic Jazz & Swing Guitar


Author Guitar Masters
Format 2 CD Set
Duration 160 minutes
Publisher Avid
Departments Jazz Guitar
Our price: £3.99
including VAT20


This two CD set presents a selection of the greatest jazz and swing guitar masters from the 20th Century. Some are household names such as Eddie Lang, famous for his lifelong partnership with violinist Joe Venuti. Lonnie Johnson, perhaps better known as a blues singer and instrumentalist, Charlie Christian a seminal figure in the development of jazz guitar and of course the legendary Django Reinhardt, the most outstanding European jazz musician, probably ever! Also featured are guitar masters Carl Kress, George Van Eps, Al Casey, George Barnes, Oscar Moore and many others all with their own individual style and musical story to tell.

1. April Kisses - Eddie Lang
2. Eddie's Twister - Eddie Lang
3. There'll Be Some Changes Made - Eddie Lang
4. I'll Never Be The Same - Eddie Lang
5. Feeling My Way - Eddie Lang & Carl Kress
6. Two Tone Stomp - Eddie Lang & Lonnie Johnson
7. Have To Change Keys To Play These Blues - Eddie Lang & Lonnie Johnson
8. Bull Frog Moan - Eddie Lang & Lonnie Johnson
9. A Handful of riffs - Eddie Lang & Lonnie Johnson
10. Playing With The Strings - Lonnie Johnson
11. Stompin' 'Em Along Slow - Lonnie Johnson
12. Stage Fright - Carl Kress & Dick McDonough
13. Damson - Carl Kress & Dick McDonough
14. Peg Leg Shuffle - Carl Kress
15. Jazz In G - Carl Kress
16. Sarong Number - Carl Kress
17. Tea For Two - George Van Eps

1. Honeysuckle Rose - Al Casey
2. Buck Jumpin' - Al Casey
3. Midnight Blues - Al Casey
4. That's It - Al Casey
5. Topsy (aka Swing To Bop) - Charlie Christian
6. A Smo-o-o-oth One - Charlie Christian
7. Blues In B - Charlie Christian
8. Solo Flight - Charlie Christian
9. Topsy - Tiny Grimes
10. Windy City Flash - George Barnes
11. Blue Lou - George Barnes
12. Quiet, Two Gibson's At Work - George Barnes
13. What's The Use - George Barnes
14. Artillerie Lourd - Django Reinhardt
15. It Had To Be You - Django Reinhardt
16. Daphne - Django Reinhardt
17. Tears - Django Reinhardt
18. Sonny Boy - Oscar Moore

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