Guitars

Guitar Legends

 

Django ReinhardtDjango Reinhardt was arguably the first pioneer of jazz guitar. His parents were Romani gypsies and lived as nomads until Django was twenty. Despite poverty, ethnic discrimination, and severe injury to his hand in early adulthood, Django was able to harness his talents and become one of the most successful and influential musicians in the jazz field. [...]

 

Jimi Hendrix: Experience the LegendJimi Hendrix – musician, singer/songwriter, producer, was an astounding guitarist and widely regarded as one of the best electric guitarists of all time. Heavily influenced by B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Albert King, and Curtis Mayfield, he pioneered the use of amplifier feedback and popularized use of the wahwah pedal. Hendrix’s first instrument is believed to [...]

 

Guitar Jams

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