In 1993 John Zorn began composing and performing his 208 tunes that now comprise what is known as the Masada songbook. To celebrate the tenth anniversary of this, his most popular musical project, John Zorn has organzied a series of CD, featuring his most illustrious colleagues performing their own unique arrangements of these classics of modern Jewish music. This first release contains three guitarists whose styles are as varies as the compositions they perform. From the singular brilliance of Marc Ribot, the lush sonorties of Bill Frisell, to the Orchestral vituosity of Tim Sparks, Masada Guitars is a gilltering tribute, lovingly executed by three of the most original guitarist in the world.
Avant-Garde, Classical, Jazz, New Age, International, Pop/Rock
Modern Creative, World Fusion, Fusion, Contemporary Instrumental, Post-Bop, Experimental, Post-Punk, Experimental Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, International Folk, Avant-Garde Jazz, Jewish Music, Finger-Picked Guitar, Contemporary