Guitarist Pat Metheny: ‘This Music Is Still A Folk Music’

Sep 3, 2015
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Mark Styker at the Detroit Free Press writes:

When Pat Metheny was 14, he was a jazz guitar prodigy, turning heads on the Kansas City scene by imitating his idol Wes Montgomery. He had it all down - Montgomery's purring tone, his signature octaves, playing with his thumb rather than a pick. Audiences roared their approval, but older musicians gave him the fish-eye.

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