Talking Guitar

Talking Guitar

Conversations With Musicians Who Shaped Twentieth-century American Music

Book Plus CD - 2017
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Jas Obrecht presents a celebration of the world's most popular instrument as seen through the words, lives, and artistry of some of its most beloved players. Readers will read--and hear--accounts of the first guitarists on record, pioneering bluesmen, gospel greats, jazz innovators, country pickers, rocking rebels, psychedelic shape-shifters, singer-songwriters, and other movers and shakers. In their own words, these guitar players reveal how they found their inspirations, mastered their instruments, crafted classic songs, and created enduring solos.
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, in association with the Southern Folklife Collection, the Louis Round Wilson Special Collections Library, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781469631646
Branch Call Number: 787.61 O13t
Characteristics: audio file,CD audio,rda
307 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.)


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