Jazz on the Tube: Wes Montgomery Day

 

Though he didn’t pick up the guitar until he was nineteen, young Wes Montgomery was soon learning Charlie Christian’s entire solos by ear.

Today we celebrate his life and music with a mid-1960′s performance, during which Wes plays three numbers.

Video:
http://www.jazzonthetube.com/page/7732.html

- Lester Perkins
Jazz on the Tube

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