Jim Nichols – Fingerstyle Jazz
Jul 14 2015
In this DVD, Jim shares his insight to jazz improvising through common chord changes as well as an original blues piece. Jim’s world-class musicianship, technique and style make this a rare opportunity for all students of the guitar. San Francisco based guitarist Jim Nichols’ early years were influenced by Merle Travis and Chet Atkins.
His later interest in jazz created a melting pot of styles and techniques that created one of the finest fingerstyle guitarists to ever walk the planet.
Jim Nichols has been a part of the jazz guitar scene for over four decades. He has performed with artists such as Joe Pass, Toots Thielemans, Buddy Montgomery, Chet Atkins, Art Pepper, Julio Iglesias, Hubert Laws, Della Reese, Martin Taylor, Kenny Rankin and many more. Jim’s music has taken him to the stages of Carnegie Hall, the Tonight Show and the Olympia Theater in Paris. In June 1997, Jim was a featured artist at the 18th annual Django Reinhardt Festival.
Running time: 94 min
Video: MPEG Video, 720×480, 29.970 fps, 4079 Kbps
Audio: PCM, 48.0 KHz, 2 ch, 1536 Kbps
Booklet: Yes (PDF)
Size: 3.78 Gb