GLENN JONES

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Glenn Jones is a master of American Primitive Guitar, a style invented in the late 1950s by John Fahey, whose traditional fingerpicking techniques and wide-ranging influences were used to create modern original compositions. Jones, who led the post-rock ensemble Cul de Sac, brings his own made-up tunings, the use of custom-crafted partial capos, and a highly skilled picking style on both banjo and guitar, to create personal compositions that are lyrical, emotive and elegant. What sets him apart from the myriad guitarists playing today is his ability to tell stories with the guitar and banjo, and to convey a range of emotions. This process starts with the compositions themselves and carries through to his selection of recording environment and engineer.

Fleeting was recorded in a house on the banks of the Rancocas Creek in Mount Holly, New Jersey. Cozy, cluttered with artifacts of a life well-lived (by its owner Bill
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The Best Of Glenn JonesThe Best Of Glenn Jones
Sony Legacy 1992
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FleetingFleeting
Thrill Jockey 2016
$11.72
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Here I Go AgainHere I Go Again
Atlantic Black Music 2011
$13.73
$3.56 (used)
The Giant Who Ate Himself And Other New Works For 6 & 12 String GuitarThe Giant Who Ate Himself And Other New Works For 6 & 12 String Guitar
Thrill Jockey 2018
$12.73
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FinesseFinesse
Funky Town Grooves 2010
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Feels GoodFeels Good
Concord Records 2002
$2.98
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The Greatest Hits of Glenn Jones: Giving Myself to YouThe Greatest Hits of Glenn Jones: Giving Myself to You
Razor & Tie 1998
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GLENN JONES This Is The Wind That Blows It Out album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Is The Wind That Blows It Out
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2004
GLENN JONES Against Which The Sea Continually Beats album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Against Which The Sea Continually Beats
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2007
GLENN JONES Barbecue Bob In Fishtown album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Barbecue Bob In Fishtown
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2009
GLENN JONES The Wanting album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Wanting
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2011
GLENN JONES Even To Win Is To Fail / Eastmont Syrup album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Even To Win Is To Fail / Eastmont Syrup
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2011
GLENN JONES My Garden State album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
My Garden State
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2013
GLENN JONES Fleeting album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fleeting
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2016
GLENN JONES Folkadelphia Session 3​/​6​/​2016 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Folkadelphia Session 3​/​6​/​2016
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2016

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GLENN JONES Welcomed Wherever I Go album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Welcomed Wherever I Go
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2014

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GLENN JONES Tiny Desk Concert album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tiny Desk Concert
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2012
GLENN JONES Glenn Jones & Matthew Azevedo : Waterworks album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Glenn Jones & Matthew Azevedo : Waterworks
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2017

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