Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop Instructional and Historical DVDs Books and Materials
At Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop - Buy 3 Items, get 1 FREE at Checkout! Every Day!

Great Guitars of Jazz- Charlie Byrd, Herb Ellis and Tal Farlow In Concert

 
  •  
  • Artist: Various Publisher: Vestapol
    Hard Copy   $24.95  Item Number:  Vestapol 13075

    Great Guitars of Jazz- Charlie Byrd, Herb Ellis and Tal Farlow In Concert

    Hard Copy - Enter Quantity and Add to Cart for $24.95
    Direct Download the DVD now for only $19.95
    Download Now

    Product Details

    Description

    Herb Ellis, Tal Farlow and Charlie Byrd exemplify the breadth of American jazz. These elder statesmen of the instrument have well over a century of combined knowledge and experience, and their styles cover a vast spectrum of the music, from straight-ahead swing, to be-bop, to bossa nova and beyond. Herb Ellis established an impeccable standard for swinging, mainstream jazz guitar through his extensive work in concert and on record with numerous great jazz instrumentalists including Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Harry Edison and singer Ella Fitzgerald. Tal Farlow's nimble and innovative playing with the Red Norvo Trio is considered pure genius, and few guitarists have matched his unusual dexterity and sense of harmony. Charlie Byrd pioneered the use of the classical guitar in jazz and introduced America to the beauty of Brazilian bossa nova. Billed as the Great Guitars, the playing of this remarkable group is a short course in the history of jazz guitar.

    Titles include: Seven Come Eleven, Georgia (On My Mind), Angel Eyes, Air Mail Special, Blue Skies, Deed I Do, Embraceable You. Undecided, Corcovado, Cottontail, So Danco Samba, Things Ain't Like They Used To Be and Bernie's Tune.

    Running Time: 80 minutes

    Download PDF Booklet

     

     

    Video Sample

    Related Products