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The Genius of Joe Pass

Joe Pass Few guitarists in the jazz idiom have reached the level of virtuosity that Joe Pass established and refined throughout his career. His playing in group settings was flawless, but his true genius was revealed as a solo guitarist who could simultaneously play all elements of a jazz or blues tune - melody, rhythm, chord harmonies, bass lines and rapid-fire improvised passages - all with an impeccable sense of taste and style that wowed critics and listeners around the world. This video offers excerpts from various performances from 1962-1982 that capture the essence, brilliant technique and enormous talent of Joe Pass. In a brief interview segment, Joe discusses his guitaristic roots and his thoughts on his music. Joe Pass has inspired legions of players, yet he remains unsurpassed as the most genial jazz guitarist of our time. Running time: 115 minutes.
Song Title: Composer/Source:
All The Things You Are  
Beautiful Love  
Blues For Sitges  
Blues For Yano-San  
Blues In G  
It Ain't Necessarily So  
Joe's Blues  
Prelude To A Kiss  
Satin Doll  
Soft Winds  
Sonnymoon For Two  
That's Earl Brother  
The Song Is You  
They Can't Take That Away From Me  
What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life  
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