Martin Taylor and Bucky Pizzarelli

Martin Taylor and Bucky Pizzarelli

“…Bucky Pizzarelli. One of the world’s truly great jazz guitarists.” – Martin Taylor The pairing of Martin Taylor and Bucky Pizzarelli is truly a guitar summit, though rather than being one of show-boating pyrotechnics, this will be one of taste, harmony, improvisation, and true collaboration. A living legend, Pizzarelli has played with everyone from Benny Goodman and Frank Sinatra to Paul McCartney and The Tonight Show Band. At 89 years old he shows no signs of slowing down. Taylor has become known as one of the world’s finest jazz guitarists, influenced by Django Reinhardt and Art Tatum and is the winner of fourteen British Jazz Awards. $30/Advance $35/Door  (admission tax and service charge additional) No Comp Tix Doors and dinner at 6:00 pm Sponsored by Scott Smith and Mary Culley / Rachael Spencer and Kevin Rooney www.martintaylor.com www.7stringmusic.com/bucky-pizzarelli **We regret to inform patrons of a ticket price error on Kuumbwa’s printed calendar of events. The correct price is listed above. We apologize for the error and any inconvenience this may have...
Martin Taylor

Martin Taylor

Thursday, May 2, 7:00 PM Martin Taylor $22/Adv $25/Door Doors and dinner beginning at 6:00 PM “..arguably the most accomplished solo guitar player in the world.” – Guitar Player Magazine Recognized as the world’s foremost exponent of solo jazz guitar playing, British born Martin Taylor has enjoyed a musical career spanning over 30 years. A child prodigy who began to play at the age of four, Taylor’s self-taught style was inspired by gypsy guitar great Django Reinhardt, as well as pianists Art Tatum and Bill Evans. Despite his connection to the great Reinhardt, he has developed a solo guitar style that is uniquely his own through his melding of influences including Reinhardt, Chet Atkins, Lenny Breau and Joe Pass....