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Pat Metheny

Happy Birthday Roy Haynes. ‘Vive Le Roy’

This day (March 13, 1925 ), in Boston, Massachusetts, is born Roy Owen Haynes, an American jazz drummer.Tracklist : w/ David Kikoski (2019) . The 7-Decade Career of Drummer Roy Haynes (2018) . w/ The Fountain Of Youth Quartet - At Dizzy'S…

We remember Naná Vasconcelos. ‘Percussive’

This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife, Brazil, died Naná Vasconcelos, a Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player, most notable for his works with Pat Metheny, Don Cherry, Egberto Gismonti, and Gato Barbieri.Tracklist :…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 07/52

Pat Metheny, Larry Carlton, Shawn Lane, Fred Frith, Steve Howe, Steve Hackett, Ritchie Blackmore, Robben Ford & Joe Bonamassa, Eric Clapton & Jeff Beck, Eric Gales, Gary Clark Jr. , Rory GallagherThey are the Guitar Virtuosi…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 06/52

Gary Moore, Jeff Beck, Tommy Emmanuel, Ronny Jordan, Pat Metheny, Frank Gambale, Julian Lage, Shawn Lane, Eric Clapton, Joe Bonamassa, Neal Schon, Eddie Van HalenThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 252 Posts we publish this…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 04/52

Pat Metheny, John Fahey , Tommy Emmanuel, Charlie Hunter, Steve Vai, Shawn Lane, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Yngwie Malmsteen, Eddie Van Halen, James "Blood" Ulmer, Paco de LucíaThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 300…

Happy Birthday Gary Burton. ‘Vibrant’

This day (January 23, 1943), in Anderson, Indiana, is born Gary Burton, an American jazz vibraphonist.Tracklist : w/ Chick Corea - Tiny Desk Concert (2016) . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (2013) . Soloing on Ballads (2012) . w/ Chick Corea -…

We remember Michael Brecker. ‘Ace Brecker’

This day (January 13, 2007), in New York City, New York, died Michael Brecker, an American jazz saxophonist and composer.Tracklist : Softly As In A Morning Sunrise (2003) . Delta City Blues (1998) . Peep (1990) . w/ Bill Evans, Ernie…

Happy Birthday John Scofield. ‘Sco Hand’

This day (December 26, 1951), in  Dayton, Ohio, is born John Scofield, an American jazz guitarist and composer.Tracklist : Self Portrait in Three Colors (2020) . w/ Jon Cleary – @Reigenlive (2019) . Icons at the fair (2018) . w/ Uberjam…

This week In Jazz Legends 51/52

Miles Davis, Kenny Garrett, Grover Washington Jr, Milton Nascimento, Wagner Tiso, Tony Bennett, Ahmad Jamal, Yusef Lateef, Arturo O'Farrill, The Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra, Oscar Peterson, Joe Pass, Pat Metheny, Brad Mehldau, Cyrus Chestnut,…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 50/52

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 MontgomeryThey are the…

We remember Jim Hall. ‘A Long Conversation’

This day (December 11, 2013), in New-York City, died James Stanley a.k.a. Jim Hall, an American jazz guitarist.Tracklist : w/ Scott Colley - Live At North Sea Jazz (2012 ) . w/ Pat Metheny - Duo . Interview At The Eddie Lang Jazz Festival…

Singing (and Playing) with Tom Jobim

Antonio Carlos Jobim - who passed away today twenty six years ago - has performed with a myriad of artists Brazilian or not, of all genres. We have selected twelve of them. They are João Donato, Elis Regina, Pat Metheny , Edu Lobo, Gal…

Pat Metheny visits New Jersey (1992)

November 24, 1992 - Pat Metheny and his band perform in New Brunswick, New Jersey where he will probably play songs from his latest album "Secret Story" released this past July. 00 ' width='190' height='161'/><img…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 47/52

Jeff Beck, Shawn Lane, Pat Metheny, Peter Green, Mike Stern, Robin Trower, Joe Walsh, Billy Gibbons, John Mayer , Jimi Hendrix, Albert Collins, Walter Trout, Link WrayThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 314 Posts we publish…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 43/52

Pat Metheny, Peter Green, Jeff Beck , Joe Bonamassa, Steve Vai, Sonny Landreth, Tom Verlaine, Robert Fripp , Reeves Gabrels , Menno Gootjes, Richie Blackmore, Angus Young . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 380 Posts we…

Pat Metheny Group tours Japan (1995)

October 12, 1995 - a reunited Pat Metheny group - that is Pat Metheny (g), Lyle Mays (kb), Steve Rodby (b), Paul Vertico (d), Armando Marcal (perc, voc), David Blamires (voc) and Mark Ledford (voc) - is in Japan. 00 ' width='190'…

This week In Jazz Legends 41/52

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers,…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 41/52

Joe Satriani, Steve Morse, Frank Zappa, Jan Akkerman, Vlatko Stefanovski, Ritchie Blackmore, Steve Hackett, Pat Metheny, Bill Frisell, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Peter Frampton, Robben Ford, Pat Martino . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among…

Happy Dave Holland. ‘President Holland’

This day (October 1, 1946), in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire England, is born Dave Holland, an English jazz double bassist, composer and bandleader who has been performing and recording for five decades.Digest Tracklist : w/ Zakir Hussain…

Playing Coltrane

'Naima','Giant Steps', 'Mr.PC' etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists.Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack…

Jazz has its own Woodstock Festival (1981)

September 19, 1981 - Jack DeJohnette, Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Anthony Braxton, Lee Konitz, Miroslav Vitouš and many more are in Woodstock to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Creative Music Studio, founded by Karl Berger and Ornette…