FDBlue
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I'm an experienced, older guitarist, currently in the rehearsal stage of things with an upright bassist/bass guitarist and drummer in a jazz/blues trio. The range of music will include jazzy blues, some select jazz standards and maybe some funky jazz-rock.

Screen name:
FDBlue
Member since:
Jun 15 2018
Active within 2 weeks
Level of commitment:
Very Committed
Years playing music:
50
Gigs played:
Over 100
Tend to practice:
More than 3 times per week
Available to gig:
2-3 nights a week

Influences

My guitar-playing influences are many and varied. Early influences include Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix and B.B. King.

Later and more current influences and guitarists I listen to include Joe Pass, Jim Hall, Kenny Burrell, Wes Montgomery, Jimmy Bruno, Pat Metheny, Larry Carlton, Mark Whitfield and more.

Here are some of the trio songs:

Alice in Wonderland
Alone Together
All Blues
A Night in Tunisia
Bemsha Swing
Blue in Green
Bluesette
Body and Soul
Cantaloupe Island
Caravan
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Groove Yard
Nardis
'Round Midnight
Someone to Watch Over Me
Somewhere Over the Rainbow
Stolen Moments
Turnaround
Unit 7
You Don't Know What Love is
West Coast Blues

Instrument experience:

Rhythm Guitar:
Expert
Lead Guitar:
Expert
Acoustic Guitar:
Advanced
Vocalist:
Moderate
Mandolin:
Moderate

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