Scott Yanow Podcast

Onstage and Backstage podcast from Hal Leonard is available on iTunes and Libsyn. Scott Yanow talks about his book, The Great Jazz Guitarists, with Mark Lynch of “Inquiry” on WICN Radio. Enjoy!

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The Great Jazz Guitarists

The prolific Scott Yanow has outdone even himself with this book, the most comprehensive guide to jazz guitarists ever published. With hundreds of dossiers and discographies on every major (and not so major) jazz guitar player of note, arranged in encyclopedia fashion, this is the final stop on anyone’s tour of six-string wizards working the swinging side of the street.

From Django Reinhardt and Charlie Christian to Pat Metheny, John McLaughlin and even Les Paul to Jeff Beck and beyond (not to mention Wes and Barney and everyone in between), The Great Jazz Guitarists hits every note, never sharp or flat, and always with the combination of edge, sensitivity and awe-inspiring depth of knowledge that has made author Yanow one of the most widely read and respected critics and historians in jazz history.

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Hal Leonard Performing Arts Publishing Group, the trade book division of Hal Leonard Corporations, publishes books on the performing arts under the imprints Hal Leonard Books, Backbeat Books, Amadeus Press, and Applause Theatre and Cinema Books.

Posted on November 25, 2013, in Music Fans, Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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