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  1. Top 5 Outstanding Flamenco Guitarists [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... gave new colours and nuances The real revelation was co-operation of Paco de Lucia with John McLaughlin and Al Di Meola. In 1981 that trio made the most interesting record of "Friday Night in San Francisco." More than one million of copies were sold ...

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  2. Bedrock of Shred: Al Di Meola's Amazing SixesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Guitar World

    In the late Seventies and early Eighties, if there was one name from the jazz guitar world that rock and metal listeners were likely to know, it was Al Di Meola. Jazz players since Django Reinhardt and Tal Farlow had possessed devastating right-hand chops.

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  3. Jazz Guitar Greats Al Di Meola, Stephane Wrembel and More Play NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | The New York Observer

    This week in jazz, the dominant instrument is clearly the guitar. No less than five of the all-time greatest guitarists in jazz are in town this week: John Pizzarelli and his trio play Birdland on Tuesday, February 28 through Saturday, March 4 , while Stephane Wrembel, Stochelo Rosenberg, and Al Di Meola play Carnegie Hall on Friday in what promises to be a spectacular concert titled "Django a Gogo."

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  4. Larry Coryell, virtuoso jazz fusion guitarist, dead at 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | CBC News

    U.S. jazz-fusion guitarist Larry Coryell performs onstage during a concert held in San Sebastian, Spain, on July 20, 2012. His publicist, Kurt Nishimura, said Coryell died Sunday in his hotel room of natural causes.

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    Feb 16, 2017 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... tuba, there should be some immediacy and urgency that's accessible to everybody." Six-string superhero Al Di Meola, 62, continues perfecting chops that turn other guitar gods green with envy. Yet the New Jersey native didn't become one of the ...

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  6. Sound Check: Al Di Meola, Maroon 5 and, oh, those Grammy momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Ohio.com

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  7. Tri-C High School Rock Off, Rumpke Mountain Boys, Al Di Meola: Also PlayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... each gig, or both nights for $20, at the box office, online at beachlandballroom.com or by phone at 26-383-1124. Al Di Meola, 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22, Kent Sta ge. Jazz fusion guitarist Di Meola , now 62, is dedicating this tour to the 40th ...

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  8. Capitol Theatre presents Guitar Hero Al Di MeolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Al Di Meola's Elegant Gypsy 40th Anniversary Tour will make a stop in the Tampa Bay area with a performance Monday, Feb. 13, 7:30 p.m., at Capitol Theatre, 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Released in 1977, 'Elegant Gypsy' was the follow-up album to Di Meola's debut release.

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  9. 40 years on: Di Meola tour coming to Carolina TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | HeraldSun.com

    Al Di Meola is known for his virtuosity on guitar and ability to play rapid passages with clean, flawless technique. Listeners know that aspect of his playing from his many recordings under his name, his tenure with the Chick Corea group Return to Forever, his recordings with guitarists John McLaughlin and Paco de Lucia, and countless other musical associations.

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  10. Artist Profiles: Arto TunçboyaciyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Groong

    ... and Night Song, Jim Pepper The Path, Marc Johnson Right Brain Patrol and Magic Labyrinth, Dino Saluzzi Mojotor, Al Di Meola World Sinfonia, Heart of the Immigrants and Kiss Me Axe, Bob Berg Virtual Reality and Riddles, Hank Roberts Little Motor ...

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  11. Al Di Meola's Elegant Gypsy 40th Anniversary Tour to Stop at Paramount Hudson ValleyRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Al Di Meola's Elegant Gypsy, 40th Anniversary Tour 2017, will stop at Paramount Hudson Valley on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at 7:00 pm. Released in 1977, Elegant Gypsy was the follow-up album to Di Meola's debut release.

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  12. Happy Birthday Jaco Pastorius: Isolated Bass On 'Domingo' In 1981Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | JamBase

    ... short-lived recording and performing career that included notable stints supporting Joni Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Al Di Meola, Pat Metheny and others. Pastorius enlisted a number of noteworthy musicians for a birthday celebration concert held exactly ...

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  13. the Secret Trio Performs Concert, 12/3Read the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Palestine Youth Orchestra, the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra, Marcel Khalife, Al Di Meola, and Husnu Senlendirici. A master improviser and performer of Macedonian, Turkish and Gypsy music, he is presently touring ...

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  14. Tony Escapa Travels The World With TELEFUNKENRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... the Grammys, and in rock arenas all over the globe. Escapa has also performed and recorded with artists such as Al Di Meola, the Caribbean Jazz Project, David Sanchez, Steve Jenkins, Dana Leong, Claudia Acuna. He was drummer on two Latin ...

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  15. New Dates Announced for 'Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... jams, tasteful and flashy at the same time, reminiscent of virtuosi such as Daryl Stuermer and venturing into Al di Meola territory. He showed he could rock out high up the neck on acoustic, and also find melodic, jazz-infused licks." See below for ...

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  16. Tony Escapa Travels The World With TELEFUNKENRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... the Grammys, and in rock arenas all over the globe. Escapa has also performed and recorded with artists such as Al Di Meola, the Caribbean Jazz Project, David Sanchez, Steve Jenkins, Dana Leong, Claudia Acuna. He was drummer on two Latin ...

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  17. Lineup announced for inaugural Jazz by the BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    Gulfport City Limits LLC recently announced the lineup for the inaugural Jazz by the Bay concert Saturday, Oct. 22, 1 to 10 p.m., on the point at 58th Street South and Shore Boulevard in Gulfport. The concert features an eclectic array of performers across varied styles and generations.

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  18. Autumn nights with Jazz in OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2016 | English Dong-A

    ... Paul McCandless.French drummer Manu Katche, who played for Sting, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Peter Gabriel, Jeff Beck, Al Di Meola, will also present his unique sounds in jazz music, combined with outstanding techniques and senses. A heads-up for those who ...

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  19. John McLaughlin, Al DiMeola, Paco DeLucia: Friday Night in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2016 | All About Jazz

    Even just the concept itself was intriguing-three guitarists, and acoustic to boot! With not a drummer, percussionist, or bassist in sight. The sheer novelty of it all.

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  20. Arts Avenue: Wilson Center Guitar Competition & FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WISN-TV

    ... WE HAVE 65 COMPETITORS COMPETING IN 4 GENRES. WE ROCK. THE END? >> WE HAVE $22,000 THAT WE ARE GIVING AWAY. AL DI MEOLA. AN AMAZING PEOPLE FORGET THEIR GUITAR-PLAYING SKILLS IN FRONT OF THE BIG AUDIENCE. >> ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON WE HAVE THE BILOBA ...

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