Ton Van Bergeyk makes the most finger-busting passages seem effortless, and if you doubt it, try playing the songs yourself. - David Rickert/All About Jazz
Ton Van Bergeyk is a guitarist's guitarist. He has absorbed elements of a great many widely varied guitarists from Blind Blake to Chet Atkins and Fred Van Eps to Oscar Oleman. Ton's playing represents a pinnacle in the arranging techniques for fingerstyle guitar music. It features a superb musician at the exact moment of discovering his full powers of expression. The result is a feast for guitar music lovers whose tastes run to substantial fare. - Stefan Grossman
Ton recorded the audio lesson series Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar to teach phrase by phrase and measure by measure some of his most requested arrangements.
Lesson One: Duke Ellington's classic compositions Jubilee Stomp and Take It Easy.
Lesson Two: Thelonious Monks Blue Monk played in the key of A.
Lesson Three: An incredible arrangement of George Gershwin's I Got Rhythm inspired by Oscar Oleman.
Level 3/4 - 24 page tab/music book with three compact discs