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 1985

Kienzle, Rich
Great guitarists
[New York City]: Facts on File, c1985, 246 p.


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  Allman, Duane (b. 1946 d. 1971)   guitar, rock & roll guitar
  Atkins, Chet [Chester Burton] (b. 1924)   guitar, rhthym guitar
  Barnard, Junior [Lester] (b. 1920 d. 1951)   country music guitar
  Baugh, Phil (b. 1937)   country music guitar
  Beck, Jeff (b. 1944)   rock guitar
  Berry, Chuck (b. 1926)   composer, lyricist
  Blackwell, Scrapper [Francis Hillman] (b. 1903 d. 1962)   blues guitar, guitar
  Blake, Blind Arthur (Arthur Phelps) (b. 1895 d. -1935)   songster, blues singer
  Bloomfield, Mike (b. 1943 d. 1981)   blues singer, blues guitar
  Bryant, Jimmy (b. 1925 d. 1980)   country music guitar, guitar
  Burton, James (b. 1939)   conductor, country-rock pioneer
  Byrd, Charlie [Charles L.] (b. 1925)   guitar
  Carter, Maybelle Addington (b. 1909 d. 1978)   country music singer, guitar
  Christian, Charlie (b. 1916 d. 1942)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Clapton, Eric (b. 1945)   composer, guitar
  Collins, Albert (b. 1932 d. 1993)   guitar, vocals
  Coryell, Larry (b. 1943)   guitar, jazz and fusion guitarist
  Cropper, Steve (b. 1941 a. 1961-1966)   guitar, rock guitar
  Eddy, Duane (b. 1938)   rock & roll guitar
  Ellis, Herb (b. 1921)   guitar
  Farlow, Tal [Talmadge Holt] (b. 1921)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Fuller, Blind Boy (b. 1909 d. 1941)   blues singer, vocals
  Garland, Hank [Walter Louis] (b. 1930)   country music guitar, guitar
  Hendrix, Jimi [James Marshall] (b. 1942 d. 1970)   guitar, rock singer
  Hurt, Mississippi John [John Smith] (b. 1893 d. 1966)   blues singer
  James, Elmore (b. 1918 d. 1963)   blues singer, vocals
  Johnson, Lonnie (b. 1889 d. 1970)   banjo, guitar
  Johnson, Robert (b. 1891 d. 1938)   blues singer, blues guitar
  Johnson, Willie Lee (b. 1923)   guitar, piano
  Kessel, Barney [Bernard] (b. 1923)   guitar, jazz guitar
  King, Albert (b. 1923 d. 1992)   bluesman, guitar
  King, B.B. (b. 1925)   blues singer, guitar
  King, Freddie (b. 1934 d. 1976)   bluesman, vocals
  Lang, Eddie (b. 1902 d. 1933)   jazz guitar
  Lee, Albert (b. 1943)   rock guitar
  Mack, Lonnie (b. 1941)   blues-rock guitarist, singer
  Maphis, Joe [Otis W.] (b. 1921 d. 1986)   country music guitar
  Martin, Grady [Thomas Grady] (b. 1929)   guitar, arranger
  McDonough, Dick [Richard] (b. 1904 d. 1938)   banjo, guitar
  McGee, Kirk (b. 1899 d. 1983)   banjo, country music fiddler
  McGee, Sam (b. 1894 d. 1975)   country music guitar, guitar
  Montgomery, Wes [John Leslie] (b. 1923 d. 1968)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Moore, Oscar (Frederic) (b. 1912 d. 1981)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Moore, Scotty [Winfield Scott] (b. 1927)   rock guitar
  Muddy Waters (b. 1915 d. 1983)   blues singer, vocals
  Nolen, Jimmy (b. 1934 d. 1983)   funk-rhythm guitarist, guitar
  Page, Jimmy [James Patrick] (b. 1944)   guitar, rock guitar
  Pass, Joe (b. 1929)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Paul, Les (b. 1915)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Perkins, Carl (Lee) (b. 1932)   guitar, singer
  Raney, Jimmy [James Elbert] (b. 1927)   guitar
  Reed, Jerry (b. 1937)   country music guitar, singer
  Reinhardt, Django (b. 1910 d. 1953)   guitar, jazz guitar
  Rodgers, Jimmie [James Charles] (b. 1897 d. 1933)   country music guitar, vocals
  Rush, Otis (b. 1934)   blues singer, guitar
  Shamblin, Eldon (b. 1916)   country music guitar
  Travis, Merle (Robert) (b. 1917 d. 1983)   country music singer, guitar
  Turner, Zeke (b. 1923)   country music guitar, guitar
  Van Eps, George (Abel) (b. 1913)   guitar
  Vaughan, Stevie Ray (b. 1954 d. 1990)   electric guitar, r&b guitarist
  Walker, T-Bone (b. 1910 d. 1975)   guitar, singer
  Watson, Doc (b. 1923)   country music singer, guitar
  White, Clarence (b. 1944 d. 1973)   country music guitar
  Wray, Link (b. 1935)   electric guitar pioneer

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