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Lee Ritenour

We remember George Duke. ‘ReCounted’

This day (August 5, 2013) in Los Angeles, California, died George Duke, a multi-faceted American musician,keyboard pioneer, composer, singer and producer .Digest Tracklist : w/ Jean-Luc Ponty - King Kong (2012) . Leverkusener Jazztage…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 48

Mark Knopfler, Tommy Emmanuel, Kurt Rosewinkel, Peter Bernstein, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Gary Clark Jr., Buckethead, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Slash, Jeff Beck, Jack White. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 352 Posts we…

Lee Ritenour goes clubbing in Paris (2013)

July 23, 2013 - Lee Ritenour goes clubbing at New Morning in Paris<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Lee-Ritenour-Captain-Lee-RVJ.jpg' alt='Lee Ritenour - Captain Lee' width='190' height='161'/><img…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 14

Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Tomatito, Al Di Meola, Ronny Jordan, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Micheal Hampton, Joe Satriani, Marc Ribot, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Frank Zappa, Steve Vai. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 12

Chet Atkins, Stanley Jordan, Lee Ritenour, Mike Stern, Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola, John Scofield, Pat Metheny, Steve Vai, Mick Taylor, Randy Bachman, Buckethead, John Frusciante, Angus Young, Ritchie Blackmore, Pete Townshend. They are the…

Happy Birthday Dave Grusin. ‘Scorecerer’

This day (June 26, 1934), in Littleton, Colorado, is born Robert David Grusin a.k.a Dave Grusin, an American composer, arranger and pianist .Digest Tracklist : w/ Lee Ritenour - Jarasum Int'l Jazz Festival (2017) . Live from the Crown…

Singing (and Playing) With George Benson

George Benson whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has played guitar or sang with a myriad of artists, either jazz or soul. We have selected twelve of them : Rachelle Ferrell , Marcus Miller, Al Jarreau, Carlos Santana, Jill…

Happy Birthday Larry Carlton. ‘Mr.335 is 72’

This day (March 2, 1948), in Torrance, California, is born Larry Carlton, an American guitarist.Tracklist : She's Out of My Life (2019) . w/ Ron King Big Band - Friday Night Shuffle (2018) . Cold Duck Time (2016) . Sleepwalk (2013) . Solo…

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 36

Chucho Valdes, Michel Camilo, Tania Maria, Hiromi, Michel Legrand, Ben Sidran, Marcus Roberts, Dave Grusin, Bill Evans, Alice Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Tommy Flanagan, Big Tiny Little. They are the "Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)" selected…

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

This day (January 11, 1952), in Los Angeles, California, is born Lee Ritenour, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : w/ Dave Grusin - KNKX Studio Session (2019) . Stone Flower (2018) . w/ Dave Grusin - Amager Bio (2017) . A Little Bit of…

Lee Ritenour serenades Hollywood (2014)

January 10, 2014 - the Lee Ritenour Band - that is Lee Ritenour (g), Patrice Rushen (kb), Abraham LaBoriel (b) and Sonny Emory (d) - plays at the Catalina Jazz Club Bar & Grill, Hollywood, CA For everything Lee Ritenour, simply click…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 35

Al Caiola, Frank Vignola, Bucky Pizzarelli, John Pizzarelli, Marc Ribot, Jim Hall, Mike Stern, Lee Ritenour, John Mclaughlin, Paco De Lucia, Al Di Meola, George Benson, Jan Akkerman, Robben Ford, Jimmy Page. They are the Guitar Virtuosi…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 31

Joe Bonamassa, Derek Trucks, Billy Gibbons, Eric Gales, Lucky Peterson, Robben Ford, Steve Hackett, Joe Satriani, John Mclaughlin, Pat Metheny, Jim Hall, Lee Ritenour, Mike Stern, Philip Catherine , Mark Speer, Wes Montgomery. They are the…

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases "Guitar Man" a mostly instrumental album.Now, guitar players are great on CD or streaming, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot…

Eric Marienthal – Sweet Heat

This day (December 13, 1957), in Sacramento, CA, is born Eric Marienthal, an American contemporary saxophonist.Wikipedia : This day (December 13, 1957), in Sacramento, CA, is born Eric Marienthal, an American contemporary…

Earth Songs

From 'Terra de ninguém' to 'Ten Feet Off The Ground' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Earth)'. "Earth Songs" has Elis Regina, Herbie Mann , Domenico Modugno , Barbara Dickson and many more.