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Episode #2313

Program #2313

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Thursday, July 29, 2004

On this edition of New Sounds, hear inventive music from the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, with selections from the new CD, "Guitar Heroes." Embracing their roots- both individually and collectively- the quartet pays tribute to jazz, bluegrass, rock and flamenco guitarists who have influenced and inspired them. The pantheon includes Frank Zappa, Hendrix and Michael Hedges; Pat Metheny, Django Reinhart and John McLaughlin; Steve Howe and Ralph Towner, among others. And much more.

PROGRAM #2313 Unusual Guitar Works (Thurs. 7-29-04)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

LAQG (The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet)

Guitar Heroes

B. Johansen: Pluck, Strum, and Hammer (for Jimi Hendrix) [4:00]
M. Dunne: Gypsy Flower (for Django Reinhardt) [6:00]
B. Johansen: Let's be Frank (for Frank Zappa) [6:30]

Telarc #80598**
www.telarc.com*

Andrew McKenna Lee

Private CD

Arabescata [5:30]

andrew@andrewmckennalee.com OR www.andrewmckennalee.com

LAGQ

Guitar Heroes

E. Hirschelman: Lament And Wake (for Michael Hedges) [6:00]
Steve Howe: Aire Para Un Dia / Mood For A Day [4:00]

See above.

Bert Jansch

Avocet

Osprey [3:00]
Kittiwake [3:00]

Castle Music #CMQCD763. www.sanctuaryrecordsgroup.co.uk

Arthur Kampela

Private

Exoskeleton [6:30]

For info: www.kampela.com

*, ** - Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page

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