Wikipedia : This day ( January 9, 1926), in Paterson, New Jersey, is born John Paul ‘Bucky’ Pizzarelli, an American Jazz guitarist and banjoist.
Interview: Bucky Pizzarelli : On January 12 1968, Bucky joined forces with Miles’ second great quintet that included, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams, to record the calypso-tinged tune, Fun.
@last.fm : The list of musicians Pizzarelli has collaborated with over his career includes Les Paul, Stephane Grappelli, and Benny Goodman. Pizzarelli acknowledges Django Reinhardt, Freddie Green, and George Van Eps for their influences on his style and mode of play.
Audio : Lester Leaps In . Wait Till You See Her . This Nearly Was Mine . Someone To Watch Over Me . Sweet Sue . All of Me . Fine and Mellow . I’ll See You In My Dreams . If I Had You . Bustin’ Suds .
Video : w/ Frank Vignola – Fly Me To The Moon . On 7-String 2010 . w/ The Byo – Stompin’ At The Savoy (2008) . w/ Craig Wagner, Brandon Coleman – All The Things You Are (2011) . w/ John Pizzarelli – Your Eyes/Nuages . w/ Tony Scott – Blues For Charlie Parker (1996) . w/ John Pizzarelli – The Guitar Show (1988) . All Through The Night (1983) .