Secrets from the Masters

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Hal Leonard Corporation, Dec 1, 1992 - Music - 296 pages
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(Guitar). Interviews with 50 of the world's greatest guitarists spanning the past 25 years and collected into one information-packed volume. Based on articles originally published in Guitar Player magazine, Secrets from the Masters features the most influential guitarists of our time from legends such as Chuck Berry, Carl Perkins and B.B. King to Joe Satriani, Eddie Van Halen and Eric Clapton, and all genres in-between. This book celebrates the guitarists who have forever altered the way we play and think about the guitar. Within these interviews you will find poetry and prophesy, the outrageous and the sublime, plus rare photos, challenging music, groovy gear, groundbreaking techniques and other glimpses into greatness.
  

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Contents

Duane Allman
1
Chet Atkins
7
Jeff Beck
19
Chuck Berry
28
Larry Carlton
36
Eric Clapton
42
Ry Cooder
51
Duane Eddy
55
Pat Metheny
152
Wes Montgomery
158
Steve Morse
162
Jimmy Page
172
Les Paul
180
Carl Perkins
188
Vernon Reid
194
Keith Richards
201

The Edge
60
Tal Farlow
67
Jerry Garcia
73
Billy Gibbons
85
David Gilmour
91
Jim Hall
95
George Harrison
101
Michael Hedges
109
Jimi Hendrix
112
Allan Holdsworth
119
Mark Knopfler
127
Yngwie Malmsteen
133
John McLaughlin
140
Howard Roberts
208
Carlos Santana
213
Joe Satriani
223
John Scofield
230
Andres Segovia
234
Andy Summers
243
Pete Townshend
251
Steve Vai
262
Eddie Van Halen
269
Stevie Ray Vaughan
275
Frank Zappa
279
Index
287
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Jazz Planet
E. Taylor Atkins
Limited preview - 2003

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