Jun 25, 2014
All About Jazz
INTERVIEW/PROFILE: Jazz Musician of the Day: Johnny Smith
All About Jazz is celebrating Johnny Smith's birthday today! Guitarist Johnny Smith\'s career spans the decades of the 1940\'s through the 1990\'s.
THIS LESSON DEALS WITH dropped- D tuning in jazz guitar. Dropped- D has been used effectively by such diverse players as Johnny Smith, Lenny Breau, John McLaughlin, and John Scofield and can allow guitarists to incorporate a range of sounds not available in standard tuning.
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EgoPo Classic Theater's acclaimed Ibsen Festival rounds out its three-play series with Romulus Linney's adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's "Gint", re-imagined in rural Appalachia with banjos, talking hogs and beer cheese, staged by Artistic Director Lane Savadove and featuring Sean Lally as the updated Peer Gynt, along with Melanie Julian, Isa St. Clair, ... (more)