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Given that the death of Joe Come on 1994, Martin Taylor has become one of the most very concerned guitarists in jazz music. He was given his first guitar by his father, Buck Taylor. Although he was inspired at first by Django Reinhardt, it was piano players like Fine art Tatum that attracted his focus and assisted him practice to create his incredible solo technique. In the late '70s, Stephane Grappelli welcomed him to play in a series of shows in France. The violinist was so amazed that he utilized Taylor frequently on trips as well as a range of videotaping days. Starting in 1990, Taylor started recording a number of acclaimed CDs for the U.K. label Linn, distributed as Honest/Linn in the… view full →

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