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Gene Bertoncini

Gene Bertoncini
Born: Apr 6, 1937 in New York, NY
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Genre: Jazz
Biography: One of the more elegant, tasteful, and sensitive guitarists, Gene Bertoncini has perfected the art of playing soft, sentimental music and presenting it in a light, fluid fashion, yet retaining a degree of feeling and spontaneity. He began on guitar at nine and was a professional at 16, playing on a children's ...Read full biography
Bridges
Released: 1977
Label: MPS Records
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The first duo meeting on record by Gene Bertoncini and Michael Moore set the tone for their future collaborations. Bertoncini arranged all of the selections, which range from Baroque, classical, and impressionist ...Read full review
Quiet Now
Released: 2005
Label: Ambient Records
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Long considered to be one of the most lyrical jazz guitarists, this solo studio recital by Gene Bertoncini showcases his love of many different forms of music. He initially arranged Billy Strayhorn's "Lush ...Read full review
More Gene Bertoncini albums: Main Albums (17), Compilations (1)
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