Moonlight in Vermont

The Official Biography of Johnny Smith

Moonlight in Vermont

The Official Biography of Johnny Smith

Series: Reference Publisher: Centerstream Publications Format: Softcover Author: Lin Flanagan

Johnny Smith (1922-2013) was the jazz guitarist's jazz guitarist. During the 1950s, he worked for the network broadcasters in New York while also playing regularly at clubs such as Birdland opposite Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, George Shearing and many other legends of jazz. He was the most revered guitarist on the New York jazz scene during a golden era. His technical virtuosity, quality of tone, musical sophistication and literacy were unrivaled in jazz guitar circles. Many celebrated jazz guitarists still consider him to be the benchmark of musicianship by which all others are measured. This is the biography of the man whom many jazz guitar legends call “The Master.”

$24.99 (US) Inventory #HL 00151663 ISBN: 9781574243222 UPC: 888680090364 Width: 8.5" Length: 11.0" 256 pages

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