Show more
Extra subject
jazz
Title
Tap
Performer
Pat Metheny 1954- (gitaar;elektrische gitaar;basgitaar;piano;marimba;bandoneon;percussie;bugel) Antonio Sanchez  (drums)
Composer
John Zorn 1953-
Publisher
Nonesuch, 2013
1 cd + boekje
EAN
0075597958751
CDR
JE35840

About Pat Metheny

CC BY-SA 2.0 - Image by R. Steven Rainwater from Dallas, US

Patrick Bruce Metheny ( mə-THEE-nee; born August 12, 1954) is an American jazz guitarist and composer.

He is the leader of the Pat Metheny Group and is also involved in duets, solo works, and other side projects. His style incorporates elements of progressive and contemporary jazz, Latin jazz, and jazz fusion. Metheny has three gold albums and 20 Grammy Awards and is the only person to win Grammys in 10 categories. He is the brother of jazz flugelhornist Mike Metheny.

Biography

Early years and education

Metheny was born in Lee's Summit, Missouri. His father Dave played trumpet, his mother Lois sang, and his maternal grandfather Delmar was a professional trumpeter. Metheny's first instrument was trumpet, which he was taught by his brother, Mike. His brother, father, an…Read more on Wikipedia