Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music that is influenced by the music of Appalachia. Bluegrass has mixed roots in Irish, Scottish and English traditional music, and was also later influenced by the music of African-Americans through incorporation of jazz elements.
Alirio Díaz (12 November 1923 – 5 July 2016) was a Venezuelan classical guitarist and composer and one of the most prominent composer-guitarists of his country.
One of the most influential guitarists of the 20th century, as well as a legendary musician and producer within country music. Without Chet Atkins, country music may never have crossed over into the pop charts in the '50s and '60s. Although he recorded hundreds of solo records, Atkins' largest influence came as a session musician and a record producer. During the '50s and '60s, he helped create the Nashville sound, a style of country music that owed nearly as much to pop as it did to honky tonks.
L’accompagnement de la guitare au travers des grands courants du Jazz, voici le véritable thème de cette vidéo pédagogique téléchargeable, axée autant sur les diverses techniques de jeu que sur la compréhension harmonique du Jazz en lui-même. Le style New Orleans, pour commencer, permet de comprendre la construction des accords de 3 et 4 sons. L’accompagnement de type Middle reprend cette technique mais en étoffant son vocabulaire d’accords et initie les guitaristes aux accords enrichis.