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Genius Of The Electric Guitar

CD (Item 541884) Columbia, Late 30s/Early 40s — Condition: Used
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The birth of modern jazz guitar – seminal sides recorded by Charlie Christian, working in small group format with Benny Goodman in the '40's. Christian's tone on the instrument is fantastic – and even though the style of the tracks is more in the swing era mode, there's a direct line between his playing and later work by Grant Green and other 60s jazz guitar giants. 16 tracks in all, including "Six Appeal", "Waiting For Benny", "Seven Come Eleven", "Airmail Special", "Breakfast Feud", and "Wholly Cats". (Out of print. Columbian Jazz Masterpieces pressing.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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