MAKE MOVES S2 Ep.01 feat. Bill Frisell, Guitar Icon & Genre Defying Human

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MAKE MOVES S2 Ep.1 featuring Bill Frisell, guitar icon and genre defying human.  Full interview on iTunes, Stitcher, or Download HERE.

Bill talks with John about:

  • Searching for new musical ideas after playing guitar for over five decades.
  • Motivations — not fame or money — for playing music.
  • The cool part about getting old.
  • His new album, “When You Wish Upon A Star.”
  • Living in Seattle and moving back to NY.
  • His desire to try new things but preference for feeling safe.
  • Knowing when a piece of music is “done.”

With permission, this episode features a bit of the classic tune Moon River, off of Bill’s recent album “When You Wish Upon a Star.”  You can purchase that album HERE.

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You can follow Bill on Facebook HERE and Instagram HERE.  You can learn more about Bill on his website HERE: http://billfrisell.com/news

In this episode, Bill mentions: Paul Motian, Petra Haden, Charlie Haden, Charles Lloyd, Bob Bain, Fretboard Journal, Matt Munisteri, and John Pizzarelli

Special thanks to Phyllis Oyama, who kindly helped make this interview happen.

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