Friday, March 14, 2014

The Swinging Guitar of Tal Farlow

I love the drummerless trio format. Earlier I posted a playlist of Hal Gaylor's classic trio recording with Billy Bean and Walter Norris. Of course, Tal Farlow's 1950s drummerless trio recordings with Eddie Costa on piano and Vinnie Burke on bass are among the best in this particular bebop format. This is among my favourite trio stuff! Here's a playlist of one of the greatest milestones in bebop guitar history:

1 comment:

  1. It doesn't get any better than that! Have you heard the Jim Hall trio album. First released as a trio and for some reason, drums were added at a later date.