Gypsy-jazz scholar Michael Horowitz shares a primer on the essential elements of Django Reinhardt’s groundbreaking music.
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Exercise your technical demons by converting simple motifs into finger-twisting workouts.
The studio master walks a fine line between jazz, blues, and rock with ferocious chops and a unique view on improvisation.
An in-depth look at a modern guitar master’s take on rock, blues, and soul.