Wes montgomery 19251968 was known for using the fleshy part of his thumb to provide the bass line while strumming chordal or melodic motives with his fingers. Martin taylor jazz guitarist by martin taylor dvd sheet. You are in the right place if youre looking for quality resources to make you a better musician. A pdf file is also enclosed on the dvd which is useful to download separately making it easier to follow than the folded sheet supplied with the dvd martin taylor.
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