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Masters of Jazz Guitar -The Story of the Players and Their Music

Masters of Jazz Guitar -The Story of the Players and Their Music
Backbeat Books

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SKU AM4434
Author Charles Alexander
Format Book/CD
Duration 192 pages
Notation Text
Dimensions 245mm x 310mm
Publisher Backbeat Books
Departments Guitar History incl. Artists & Composers
 
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New in paperback with a FREE CD, this landmark book portrays the evolution of guitar styles to the present day through in-depth profiles by world-class authorities on all its leading exponents including Eddie Lang, Django Reinhardt, Charlie Christian, Barney Kessel, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, George Benson, John McLaughlin, Pat Metheny, John Scofield and dozens more. 200 compelling photographs bring the artists and their instruments to life. Covers the migration of the guitar from rhythm section to front-line and other key developments. Companion CD features 14 tracks by Tal Farlow, Herb Ellis, Bucky Pizzarelli, Howard Alden, and other greats.

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