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Big Ideas by Jack West

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Album Title: Big Ideas
Label: Ahead Behind Music
Released: 2000

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About the Album

Big Ideas is the fourth release from 8-string guitar virtuoso Jack West and his ensemble, Curvature. Produced by Lee Townsend, who specializes in recordings of an interdisciplinary, cross-genre nature by contemporary composers and improvisers (Bill Frisell, Pat Metheny, Charlie Hunter), this recording is a perfect fit for both musician and producer. First class players include drummer Scott Amendola, marimba player Joel Davel, and cellist Mark Summer.

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Jack West
Jack West

guitar, 8-string

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September 30, 2015

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