Sunday, October 19, 2008


The Best Of The Concord Years - Charlie Byrd

Rating: 5.5/10
Sound Quality: 320 kb/s
Format: Mp3
Record Label: Concord Label
Year Released: 2000
Album Covers: Included
Pass: radiodada
Links: rapidshare (Disc 1), rapidshare (Disc 2)

About Charlie Byrd
Charlie Lee Byrd (September 16, 1925 – November 30, 1999) was a famous American jazz and classical guitarist born in Suffolk, Virginia. Byrd collaborated on the famous 1962 album Jazz Samba with Stan Getz, a recording which pushed bossa nova into the mainstream of American music. During the late 1950s he toured Europe with Woody Herman as part of a United States State Department "goodwill tour". Byrd also led his own groups that at times featured his own brother Joe Byrd. His earliest and strongest musical influence was Django Reinhardt, the famous gypsy guitarist.


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