Columbia, 2005, CD
Jazz Ruler Type: Classic
O’s Notes: Guitar lovers and lovers of jazz will appreciate this collection that spans the evolution of jazz guitar. There are four CDs with 75 tunes that span the Jazz Rulerª. Johnny St. Cyr, Django Reinhardt, Charlie Christian, Barney Kessel, Les Paul, Kenny Burrell, Wes Montgomery, Joe Pass, George Benson, Jimi Hendrix, Pat Metheny, Earl Klugh, Phil Upchurch and John Scofield are some of the many guitarists represented in what has to be one of the most comprehensive guitar collections put together. The accompanying book with 145 pages of notes, relevant data and photos is worth the price of the set alone.